Palestine

June 20, 2014

Israeli soldiers patrol the streets of Hebron in search of the missing teens Friday (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP)
14:43 GMT

A top Palestinian official told reporters Friday that Israel is overreacting to the disappearance of three missing Jewish teenagers from a West Bank settlement.

The mother of one of one of the Palestinian teens killed in the Israeli soldier raid weeps Friday (Hazem Bader/AFP)
13:46 GMT

A 22-year-old Palestinian youth was shot dead Friday afternoon, representing the second youth killing at the hands of Israeli soldiers in one day.

Human rights groups accused Israel of "collective punishment" against Palestinians in the search for three missing settlers (File/AFP)
09:42 GMT

Israeli forces shot and killed a 13-year-old boy during clashes in Dura, close to Hebron.

June 19, 2014

Gaza tunnels are used to smuggle goods ranging from food to weapons (File/AFP)
16:45 GMT

Five members of Hamas' armed wing, al-Qassam Brigades, were killed in a tunnel explosion in Gaza City, Thursday.

The Israeli army said the airstrikes were in response to rocket fire from Gaza (File/AFP)
14:21 GMT

Israeli warplanes launched overnight air raids across the Gaza Strip, injuring a Palestinian man.

Human rights groups have criticized Israeli raids and arrests as "collective punishment" (File/AFP)
07:18 GMT

Israel raided 750 homes and arrested 300 people last week in the search for three missing Israeli teens.

June 18, 2014

Israeli forces arrested over 200 Palestinians so far, in the search for the three missing settlers (File/AFP)
16:00 GMT

Human rights groups in Palestine called on Israel to respect the right to life, after the arrest of at least 200 people, many of them Hamas members.

Ain al-Hilweh camp has been at the center of violent clashes, kidnappings and assassinations in recent months (File/AFP)
15:00 GMT

Palestinian factions in the troubled Lebanon camp of Ain al-Hilweh, tightened security ahead of Ramadan in response to developments in Iraq.

The Israeli government announced plans for 3,200 more settlement homes earlier this month (File Archive)
14:02 GMT

At least 172 new settler homes were approved for construction in East Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank Wednesday by Israel.

Israeli forces arrested dozens in retaliation to three settlers who disappeared in the West Bank (File/AFP)
12:07 GMT

Some 50 Palestinians who were originally released as part of a deal in the Gilad Shalit prisoner exchange were rearrested by Israeli forces on Wednesday.

Three Israeli teens recently went missing in the West Bank. (AFP/File)
09:13 GMT

Israel will begin providing West Bank settlers with transportation in an effort to prevent future kidnappings.

June 17, 2014

Tension remains high in the West Bank as Israeli forces conduct door-to-door raids in Palestinian homes (File/AFP)
18:00 GMT

Israeli forces clashed with Palestinians as the IDF conducted door-to-door raids across the West Bank in search of three teenage settlers.

The three teenagers are believed to have went missing near a West Bank settlement (File/AFP)
11:08 GMT

Israeli forces arrested a further 50 Palestinians including Hamas leaders and activists in retaliation to three settlers being allegedly abducted in the occupied West Bank.

Israel continues air strikes in response to the alleged kidnapping of three Israeli teens. (AFP/File)
08:08 GMT

The Israeli army has launched several attacks on the Gaza Strip.

June 16, 2014

Israel has been conducting raids and making arrests while searching for the missing teens. (AFP/File)
11:16 GMT

Israeli forces have arrested a Palestinian parliament speaker in their search for three missing Israeli teens.