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Shadi Farrah, 12, wrote a letter to his mother for her birthday from the Israeli prison where he's being held.
May 31, 2016 - 18:17 GMT
The 12-year-old was arrested in January and charged with intent to commit a stabbing attack.
Two men were executed as civilians by hanging, while the third man was considered a militant and executed by firing squad. (AFP/File)
May 31, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The executions were carried out without authorization by President Mahmoud Abbas, as required by Palestinian law.
Both international and local rights groups had urged Hamas not to carry out the executions. (Twitter)
May 31, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Human Rights Watch condemned the killings, which the Gaza Strip’s leaders claimed were necessary to preserve stability in the territory.
The Palestinian superstar has God on his mind ahead of the fasting month. (Facebook)
May 31, 2016 - 08:35 GMT
The Palestinian superstar has God on his mind ahead of the fasting month.
Volunteers remove the body of a Palestinian shot dead after carrying out a stabbing attack. (AFP/File)
May 30, 2016 - 18:12 GMT
A statement released by Israeli police spokesperson Micky Rosenfeld said the Israeli was evacuated to a Tel Aviv hospital and was in moderate condition, adding that police had imposed heightened security in area.
Israeli security forces respond to the burning remains of the bus bombed by a Hamas operative in April. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2016 - 11:34 GMT
Six people were arrested near Bethlehem under suspicion of being part of a Hamas cell that plotted the Jerusalem bus bombing.
The Weeknd, Belly cancel 'Jimmy Kimmel' set because of Trump's appearance on the show. (thesource.com)
May 29, 2016 - 08:25 GMT
Where there is Trump, there is a cancelled appearance by those rappers.
Relatives and friends chant slogans during the funeral of Abdul Fatah al-Sharif in Hebron. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The body of al-Sharif was returned to the family on Friday after being held by Israeli authorities for over two months.
Palestinians take part in a protest outside a UN distribution center in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip, against the reduction of educational programs given by UNRWA, August 4, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2016 - 13:24 GMT
Spokesman for the committees, Husni Odeh, told Ma'an that the committees decided during a meeting Friday evening that they would close UNRWA social affairs offices and directors' offices in the West Bank, and block movement of UNRWA cars in all areas.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (right) meets Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas in Cairo on May 9, 2016. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2016 - 09:46 GMT
The two presidents are scheduled to discuss the latest regional developments, including the French initiative for a Palestinian-Israeli peace conference and the upcoming international support group for peace negotiations in Paris on Friday 3 June.
Israel returns body of Palestinian attacker shot dead by IDF soldier in Hebron. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2016 - 08:07 GMT
Al-Sharif's family told Ma'an his funeral will be held on Saturday afternoon, and that they have rejected all Israeli authorities' conditions for the release of his body.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Avigdor Lieberman, the head of hardline nationalist party Yisrael Beitenu, are seen during a ceremony in which they signed a coalition agreement on May 25, 2016 at the Knesset. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
May 28, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Only 26 percent, mostly self-described right-wingers, believe a diplomatic solution is on the way in Israel.
A funeral of a Palestinian killed by Israeli forces is seen in Jenin. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Sawsan Mansour would have started her high school exams this week.
Rachel Corrie (photo: curiouscity.net)
May 26, 2016 - 16:56 GMT
For the ninth year in a row, Palestinians in the city of Rafah will organize a football tournament in the memory of Rachel Corrie...
The 12-year-old Muhammad Ismail Hushiyeh was detained in January for alleged involvement in a stabbing attack. (File photo)
May 26, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
There are curently 438 Palestinian children locked up in Israeli jails.
A file photo of the aftermath of an Israeli airstrike outside of Rafah. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Israeli forces conducted two airstrikes after a rocket was fired from Gaza.