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The rockets landed near Gaza in southern Israel. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
July 04, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Two rockets fired from Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula landed in an open area of Eshkol regional council in southern Israel on Friday. No casualties were reported.
The UN resolution called for
July 03, 2015 - 16:32 GMT
The UN’s Human Rights Council on Friday stressed the urgency of ending the occupation of Palestinian territory and denounced Israel’s refusal to cooperate with an independent commission on last year’s Gaza conflict.
Palestinian youths throw stones as they clash with IDF soldiers at Qalandiya checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem.  (AFP/Abbas Momani)
July 03, 2015 - 08:26 GMT
A senior IDF official shot and killed 17-year-old Muhammad al-Kasbeh near Qalandiya checkpoint Friday morning after the teen threw stones at his vehicle.
The IDF ordered the closure of Israel's Highway 12 starting Friday morning. (AFP/File)
July 03, 2015 - 07:46 GMT
The IDF ordered the closure of Israel's Highway 12 starting Friday morning.
Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai made the statements an the al-Jazeera news network. (Twitter)
July 03, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Officials from the IDF said they had evidence linking Hamas to the Daesh-affiliate group that attacked Egyptian soldiers on Wednesday.
Palestinian protester being detained by IDF soldiers. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
July 02, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Israeli officials released a statement saying they uncovered a so-called "Hamas terror network" operating in and around Nablus.
A senior Hamas official will be meeting with Hezbollah's secretary-general in Beirut in the coming days. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
A senior Hamas official will be meeting with Hezbollah's secretary-general in Beirut in the coming days.
A seismic vessel is pictured off the coast of Lebanon on Sept. 24, 2012. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 01:43 GMT
Lebanon told a senior US official it would not make any concessions on the disputed maritime border zone with Israel.
Salafist Daesh-supporters wave the flag representing the extremist group in Gaza. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 17:32 GMT
A video released late Tuesday by Daesh-affiliated websites “threatened to overthrow Hamas” in the Gaza Strip.
Only nine days after the Israeli Foreign Ministry withdrew its satirical cartoon mocking foreign correspondents, it created another cartoon comparing Iran with Daesh. (YouTube)
July 01, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Thought you had seen the last of Israel's cartoons?
The army said five checkpoints were attacked by about 70 militants and that soldiers had destroyed three land-cruisers fitted with anti-aircraft guns. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 15:39 GMT
Israel closed the Niztana and Kerem Shalom border crossings Wednesday following militant attacks in Egypt's North Sinai