October 13, 2013
The Israeli government discovered a large secret tunnel leading from the Gaza strip to an Israeli town that was loaded with explosives and set up to carry out a "large-scale infiltration and attack."
At least 200 Palestinian families in occupied East Jerusalem are homeless and temporarily living in the houses of their relatives and friends due to home demolitions by the Israeli occupation.
The Palestinian National Security Services have detained some 100 people across the West Bank as part of a security campaign seeking to restore calm and order in the area.
October 11, 2013
Palestinian negotiator Nabil Shaath said Friday that the death of an Israeli settler shows the Jewish state's continued unwillingness to coordinate on security in the West Bank.
October 10, 2013
Senior PLO official and head Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat has spoken out against the Israeli approval of 58 new housing units in contested East Jerusalem.
At the Geneva meeting of the Inter-Parliamentary Union on Wednesday, the Israeli delegation allegedly "exploded with anger" over the possibility of the issues of Jerusalem and settlements being put on the discussion agenda.
October 9, 2013
The Israeli government has rejected a proposal put forward by the US and the Palestinian Authority that requested the early release of Palestinian prisoners in time for Eid Al Adha.
October 8, 2013
Turkish Prime Minister Recept Tayyip Erdogan met with Hamas chief Khalid Mashaal Tuesday in Ankara. Erdogan also publicly denounced Turkey's involvement with al-Qaeda linked groups in response to Syria's Assad's accusations earlier Tuesday.
October 7, 2013
Israeli Prime Minister urges Palestinians to acknowledge Israel as a "Jewish state" to encourage peace talks.
A recent survey shows that 48% of Israeli Jews believe Jewish citizens should have more rights than non-Jewish citizens and that nearly 70% see the Palestinian-Israeli conflict to be the biggest source of friction in Israeli society.
October 6, 2013
Israeli police have arrested four young Israeli Jews on suspicion of attacking Arab Israelis in Jerusalem in acts of "price tag" vandalism and violence.
The Palestinian National Security Forces have been deployed in Jenin for the last few days for a massive crackdown on alleged fugitives in the West Bank.
October 5, 2013
The Palestinian Authority's first political prisoner says human rights in the Occupied Territories are "in the worst situation since Nakba."
October 4, 2013
In a rare ruling, a group of Palestinian farmers have won back land they lost to Israeli settlements in the 1970s.
October 3, 2013
Israeli Justice Minister Tzipi Livni has said that the ultimate goal of the current peace negotiations is to end all conflict and achieve a permanent peace.