June 11, 2014
Palestinian prisoners who are hunger striking remain steadfast in their mission. A statement released by the hunger strikers says they will continue "until victory or martyrdom."
June 10, 2014
With disputes over government employee salaries, Hamdallah’s alleged resignation threat and disjointed stance toward Egypt, is the the new Palestinian government's honeymoon over before it started?
On Monday the Ministry of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs summoned Australian Charge D'Affairs in Amman, John Feakes, to express concern regarding Australia's decision to no longer refer to East Jerusalem as "occupied".
The Palestinian Ministry of Agriculture seized and dumped half a ton Israeli settlement grown dates on Monday
Israel's Shin Bet security service wants Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to refrain from negotiating with Palestinian hunger-striking detainees and advance a bill to allow force-feeding.
June 9, 2014
Palestinians in the West Bank have closed their shops for one day in solidarity with the Palestinian hunger strikers.
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.