October 22, 2013
According to a recent report, Israel is expected to release a some 30 veteran Palestinian prisoners next week as a gesture of good will.
October 21, 2013
The military wing of the Gaza’s ruling Hamas said on Monday it was behind the recently uncovered tunnel running into Israel meant to kidnap Israeli soldiers.
Prime Minister of the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip Ismail Haniyeh called on Palestinians to reject all new peace negotiations with Israel, saying that all talks jeopardise the rights of the Palestinian people.
October 20, 2013
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said in an interview with a German TV station that Israel's demands in east Jerusalem have transformed the Mideast conflict into a religious struggle.
British Consul General to Jerusalem Sir Vincent Fean said that Israel's continued settlement activity on Palestinian land is "killing opportunities" for peace.
Poor Sherine Abdel Wahab! The Egyptian star has received death threats from a Palestinian woman after she posted a picture of her with Arab Idol champ Mohammad Assaf.
Swiss scientists verified traces of the radioactive substance polonium that were found on personal items belonging to the late Palestinian president Yasser Arafat, substantiating alleged claims that the late president was poisoned by Israel.
Prime Minister of the Gaza Strip and Hamas member Ismail Haniya called on Palestinians to launch a new "armed resistance" against the Palestinian-Israeli peace talks.
October 19, 2013
Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh denied allegations in a speech Saturday linking his party to fighting in Egypt's Sinai and Syria.
October 18, 2013
After a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has asked Israel to exercise restraint on building settlements.
A new report released by an Israeli NGO says that Israeli construction in the West Bank increased by 70 percent from January to June compared to the same period in 2012
October 17, 2013
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas invited Pope Francis to visit the Holy Land Thursday.
October 14, 2013
14 right wing Israelis were arrested on Monday after raising an Israeli flag and singing and dancing in the holy Al Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem.
Israel froze shipments of building materials to the Gaza Strip on Sunday after finding a tunnel laden with explosives entering its borders.
October 13, 2013
Israeli forces on Friday detained three Palestinians in connection with the murder of a retired Israeli colonel in the northern West Bank, Israeli media reported Sunday.