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June 29, 2016 - 21:59 GMT
This is a case where FIFA's own laws need to be applied, not negotiated or bent.
Palestinians residing in the Gaza Strip wait for travel permits to cross into Egypt through the Rafah border crossing in the southern Palestinian coastal enclave after it was open for five days by Egyptian authorities, on June 29, 2016. (AFP/Said Khatib)
June 29, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
The Rafah crossing, Gaza's main lifeline, has been slowly shut down amid allegations that Hamas is supporting militants carrying out attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
Gaza has been under siege since 2007. (AFP/File)
June 28, 2016 - 12:36 GMT
"A courageous thing Turkey should do is admit they failed to lift Gaza seige..."
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, and Palestinian Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal. (AFP/File)
June 28, 2016 - 12:26 GMT
Sources close to senior figures in the Palestinian group ruling the Gaza Strip claimed that Ankara leaned on the Hamas leadership to curb its criticism until the deal with Israel was signed.
The Dome of the Rock in the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City, Islam's holiest site, pictured on October 25, 2015. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
June 28, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Jordan called on on Israel to immediately halt the unjustified violations, and to respect the status quo as an occupying power in the Palestinian territory
A Palestinian girl receives food from the tekiyya, Arabic name for the soup kitchen, during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan in Gaza City on June 13, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Abed)
June 28, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Turkey's President Erdogan said more than 10,000 tons of aid supplies will be sailed to Gaza in the coming weeks.
Israeli security forces stand guard at the entrance of the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City, on June 27, 2016, following a second day of clashes between Israeli police and Muslims protesting Jewish visits to the holy site. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
June 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Clashes broke out two days in a row during visits to the religious site by Israeli settlers under military protection.
Palestinian fishermen on the beach in Gaza City. (AFP/Roberto Schmidt)
June 28, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Israeli gunboats opened fire at Palestinian fishermen boats, preventing them from fishing within a range of five nautical miles, despite the designated fishing range extending to six miles.
A 'No To Brexit' sign is pictured on the outskirts of Newry in Northern Ireland on June 7, 2016. (AFP/Paul Faith)
June 27, 2016 - 15:38 GMT
Now that Israel’s BFF is out of the EU, how will this effect Israel’s standing in the international arena?
The Israeli settlement of Ma'ale Adumin, in the West Bank, February 25, 2016 (Times of Israel/Yonatan Sindel).
June 27, 2016 - 12:15 GMT
The money trail for Amana, the West Bank settlement construction movement, is said to show groups pouring millions via a pipeline controlled by a Jewish Argentinian tycoon.
A Palestinian man clears the damage at the entrance of Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem's Old City after clashes erupted at the compound between Palestinians and Israeli police on June 26, 2016 during the holy month of Ramadan. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
June 27, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
On Sunday another raid resulted in the injury of 12 worshippers.
Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas (L) and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R). (AFP/file)
June 27, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Erdogan told Abbas Ankara reached a deal with Tel Aviv on improving humanitarian conditions in Gaza, according to Turkish presidential sources who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to media.
Members of a Palestinian family collect their belongings near the rubble of their house after it was demolished by Israeli forces, in Kafr Kanna. (AFP/file)
June 27, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
UNRWA said in a statement on Saturday that it was “gravely concerned” about the Israeli High Court of Justice’s recent rejection of the families’ appeal to save their homes.
Gigi's name is on her chest. but Zayn's got her back. (Luis/X17online.com)
June 26, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Gigi wears her heart on her back with Zayn's name in Arabic monogrammed on her bomber jacket, as she returns to LA from partying in New York.
A man sprays water to cool down Palestinian children gathering in front of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound before Friday prayers during Ramadan on June 24, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
June 26, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Clashes began after settlers were allowed into the complex during prayers.
Rally held for Bilal Kayid. (PFLP)
June 26, 2016 - 05:57 GMT
The ongoing hunger strikes erupted in protest of the administrative detention of Bilal Kayid.