June 9, 2014
Mohammad Assaf will be singing at a charity dinner in Amman this June.
Despite Pope Francis' call for Israeli and Palestinian leaders to respond to their people's yearning for peace, no concrete signals of compromise resulted from the Pope's symbolic meeting with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
U.N. envoy to the peace process Robert Serry met with four Palestinian unity ministers in Gaza Sunday.
June 8, 2014
Palestine's foreign ministry has summoned Australia's representative over Australia's recent refusal to refer to Jerusalem as "occupied."
But Hamas has been unable to pay most of its workers for several months, after severe pressure from neighbouring Egypt strangled its cash flow.
A Palestinian fisherman who was shot by the Israeli navy two weeks ago died from his injuries Sunday morning.
The Israeli cabinet has approved legislation that aims to prevent large scale releases of Palestinian prisoners.
According to the inmates' lawyers, Palestinian prisoners who are on a hunger strike are treated with brutality.
Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas are heading to Vatican city today to pray with Pope Francis.
One person was injured on Friday when Israeli stun grenades hit a wedding celebration in East Jerusalem, a spokesman said.
June 7, 2014
As Mahmoud Abbas announced the new unity government of former rivals Hamas and the Palestinian authority, who will really benefit?
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed concern over the deteriorating health of Palestinian detainees on hunger strike for over a month in Israeli prisons.
June 6, 2014
Australia's government announced Thursday that it would not refer to Jerusalem as occupied, describing the word as "judgmental language." Palestinian officials criticized the move.
Israel's navy forces opened fire at fishing boats off the coast of Gaza, Friday.
June 5, 2014
The PLO will appeal to the UN Security Council against Israel's plans to construct 1,500 new settler units.