Palestine

December 7, 2014

Assaf was adamant to highlight the terror he believes Israel is inflicting upon his country Palestine. (Image: Albawaba edit)
13:51 GMT

Last week, the Daily Mail published an exclusive interview with Mohammed Assaf, who made an emotional plea for Israel to stop killing Palestinians. Today, that story has been taken down, but why?

A Palestinian fishing boat destroyed by Israeli forces lies off the Gaza coast, March 26, 2014. (AFP/File)
12:24 GMT

Palestinian fishermen on four boats were arrested by Israeli forces off the Gaza Strip coast, local sources reported Sunday.

UN representative James W. Rawley called house demolitions a "risk to undermining the already fragile situation." (AFP/File)
08:37 GMT

UN representative James W. Rawley condemned Israel for demolishing Palestinian homes and "contravening international law" in the process.

Israeli police said the motive of the killing remained unclear. (AFP/File)
07:49 GMT

A 25-year-old Palestinian man from Nablus was shot dead by unknown assailants in Israel, a local official reported Saturday.

Over 2,140 Palestinians were killed during Israel's offensive in the Gaza Strip. (AFP/File)
05:26 GMT

Israel's military opened an investigation into eight separate incidents where Palestinian civilians were killed during the Gaza war.

December 5, 2014

Meshaal said Hamas was committed to reconciliation with Fatah . (AFP/File)
17:00 GMT

Khaled Meshaal accused Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of provoking a rise in violence.

In a head-to-head race between Netanyahu and former welfare and social services minister Moshe Kahlon, 46% would prefer Kahlon, a poll said. (AFP/FIle)
10:49 GMT

The poll, taken on Wednesday among 500 respondents representing a statistical sample of the adult population, indicated that the election could end up being close.

Palestinian women negotiate the Qalandia checkpoint. (AFP/File)
10:38 GMT

Israeli forces say the girl tried to stab a soldier, a claim rejected by witnesses at the scene.

The Muslim holy site of the Dome of the Rock on the Al Aqsa mosque compound. (AFP/file)
04:00 GMT

A Palestinian non-governmental organization says nearly 14,000 Israelis, most of them extremist settlers, have forced their way into the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in East al-Quds (Jerusalem) since the beginning of 2014.

December 4, 2014

An average of two minors per day are arrested by Israeli forces, according to UNICEF. (AFP/File)
08:50 GMT

Israeli forces on Wednesday arrested an eight-year-old Palestinian boy in East Jerusalem, according to a local information center.

December 3, 2014

The Israeli settlement of Har Homa in East Jerusalem. (AFP/file)
22:18 GMT

The Israeli regime is set to spend millions of dollars on construction activities in an illegal settlement in East al-Quds (Jerusalem), an Israeli local council says.

Palestinians wave Palestinian flags during a protest in central Brussels. (AFP/file)
15:56 GMT

Belgian coalition calls on parliament to recognize 'Palestinian state'

IDF soldiers at the scene of a stabbing attack in Gush Etzion, December 1, 2013. (AFP/file)
15:43 GMT

Palestinians started attacking civilians outside Rami-Levy; terrorist apprehended by security guard.

Assaf performing on stage with his famous traditional Palestinian scarf on. (Image: Daily Mail)
13:28 GMT

In an exclusive interview with the UK's The Daily Mail, Mohammed Assaf makes a passionate plea for Israel to stop killing innocent civilians after seeing "families and friends destroyed in seconds."