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Medical staff treat a wounded Palestinian boy who was hit by an Israeli airstrike in the Gaza Strip. (AFP/File)
May 22, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
A ten-year-old Palestinian minor was shot and critically injured after Israeli soldiers opened fire on the child in northeast Jerusalem.
Israeli police surround the body of Abu Dheim who was shot dead after an alleged car attack, May 21, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2015 - 11:07 GMT
The family of a Palestinian man who was shot dead by Israeli police officers for allegedly ramming his car at a checkpoint denied he tried to run over the border guards.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro (R) confers with Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad al-Malki (L) at the presidential palace Mariflores in Caracas on May 20, 2015.(AFP/PRESIDENCIA)
May 21, 2015 - 09:23 GMT
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro met with Palestinian Authority (PA) Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki in Caracas to sign a bilateral trade cooperation agreement.
Palestinians claimed Israeli settlers threw the Molotov cocktails. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
May 21, 2015 - 07:14 GMT
Israeli forces closed the entrance to a Nablus village following a protest which led to a Molotov cocktail being thrown.
Details of the arms deal were reviewed and approved by the Pentagon this week. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
The Pentagon could approve a $1.9 billion arms sale to Israel to buy Hellfire missles, glide bombs and bunker buster bombs.
Countries pledged $3.5 billion to rebuild the Gaza Strip after a 50-day war with Israel destroyed 18,000 Palestinian homes. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2015 - 06:20 GMT
The IMF said reconstruction was going "far more slowly than expected."
The apartheid-like bus ban caused widespread outrage. (File photo)
May 21, 2015 - 03:45 GMT
Netanyahu backtracks on a just-implemented decision banning Palestinians from using Israeli buses in the West Bank.
Sepp Blatter
May 20, 2015 - 20:39 GMT
The Fifa chief says constructive talks have taken place following calls from Palestine to have its neighbour sanctioned over treatment of its citizens
Blatter in Ramallah to convince the Palestinians to withdraw their motion
May 20, 2015 - 13:09 GMT
FIFA President Sepp Blatter arrived in Ramallah Wednesday to try and convince the Palestinians to withdraw a motion to have Israel suspended from the ruling body of football.
A still from the film Dégradé. (Doha Film Institute)
May 20, 2015 - 11:57 GMT
"Dégradé," by the Palestinian twins Tarzan and Arab Nasser, is set in a hair salon in Gaza where thirteen trapped women chat, argue and eventually boil over.
People stand outside Israeli Ayalon prison in Ramle near Tel Aviv on 14 February 2013. (AFP/Jack Guez)
May 20, 2015 - 10:52 GMT
According to the Palestinian Prisoners and Former Prisoners Committee, Palestinian minors held in Israeli prisons are subjected to abuse and assault.