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Last year, Gulf countries helped UNRWA meet the $101M budget shortfall. (UNRWA)
May 05, 2016 - 11:40 GMT
UNRWA has requested $80M to help cover the education of 500,000 Palestinian children in the upcoming school year.
Masked Palestinian militants in Beit Lahia, northern Gaza Strip, June 12, 2014. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Israeli forces have fired artillery shells at military towers belonging to the Palestinian resistance movement, Hamas, in the blockaded Gaza Strip.
Three young demonstrators hold images of Sami Janazreh. (Palsolidarity.org)
May 04, 2016 - 13:17 GMT
Janazreh, 43, from al-Fawwar refugee camp near Hebron, has been on a hunger strike for 63 days in protest of his administrative detention -- a widely-condemned Israeli policy that allows for internment without charge or trial for six-month intervals which can be renewed indefinitely.
Ships carrying humanitarian aid for the Gaza Strip already unload their cargo at Ashdod Port. (Wikipedia)
May 04, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The IDF’s former Southern Command chief has proposed the establishment of a Palestinian-run docking point at Ashdod, for goods bound for the Gaza Strip.
A Lebanese soldier monitors an area in the Abra district of the southern city of Sidon on June 28, 2013. (AFP/Mahmoud Zayyat)
May 04, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
The Abra battle of 2013 pitted loyalists of a radical preacher against the Lebanese army.
A file photo of a rocket fired from Gaza. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Palestinians and IDF soldiers exchanged fire at the border fence.
Australian model Miranda Kerr disagrees with Rebecca Romijn's comments about Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner. (Facebook)
May 04, 2016 - 10:07 GMT
Australian model Miranda Kerr disagrees with Rebecca Romijn's comments about Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner.
Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian man after he struck three soldiers while driving a truck. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2016 - 07:29 GMT
Witnesses said it appeared the driver hit the soldiers by accident and fled the scene fearing for his life.
Yosef Haim Ben-David. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The Israeli man who kidnapped and burned alive a Palestinian teenager has been sentenced to life in prison plus 20 years.
A screenshot from the video. (Facebook/McGaza)
May 04, 2016 - 01:02 GMT
One Palestinian rapper has produced a heart-wrenching music video to call attention to suffering in Aleppo and in his native Gaza.
IDF's spokesman received social media backlash after promoting Amr Diab's new album on Twitter. (F
May 03, 2016 - 14:42 GMT
IDF's Arabic-language spokesman receives a social media backlash after promoting Amr Diab's new album on Twitter. Avichay Adraee, the Israeli army’s Arabic-language spokesperson
Wilson said that 'I’ve never had a one-on-one confrontation with one of those artists who boycotts Israel, but I would like to.' (Starsdie.com)
May 03, 2016 - 12:08 GMT
The founder of British prog rock greats Porcupine Tree and friend to Aviv Geffen and Ninet muses on his solo career, his 'second home' Tel Aviv and the death of rock.
The Palestinian music producer took cofounder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, Arianna Huffington, as his date. (AFP)
May 03, 2016 - 10:05 GMT
The Palestinian music producer took cofounder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, Arianna Huffington, as his date.
Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid matched perfectly as they made their first red carpet appearance as a couple at the 2016 Met Gala. (AFP)
May 03, 2016 - 09:01 GMT
Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid matched perfectly as they made their first red carpet appearance as a couple at the 2016 Met Gala.
A file photo of a Palestinian youth throwing stones. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 08:27 GMT
Israeli police spokesperson Luba al-Samri said in a statement that unknown assailants opened fire at the house of a 50-year-old Palestinian in the Bedouin village of Tuba-Zangariyye in northern Israel, among other incidents.
DJ Khaled is expecting his first child with Nicole Tuck. (Pagesix.com)
May 03, 2016 - 08:22 GMT
DJ Khaled is expecting his first child with Nicole Tuck.