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Israeli emergency services personnel clean the sidewalk at the scene of an attack after a Palestinian man stabbed several people on a Tel Aviv bus on January 21, 2015. (AFP/Jack Guez)
May 04, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
A Palestinian man was shot in the legs by Israeli police after attempting to stab people at the Givat Hamivtar station in Jerusalem.
A file picture from the Palestinian village of Hizma shows the new housing units in the Jewish settlement of Neve Yaakov in the northern area of east Jerusalem. (AFP/Thomas Coex)
May 04, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
A plan to construct 1,531 settlement units in occupied East Jerusalem was previously frozen years ago amid criticism from the United States. Now the Israeli government is moving forward with planning.
Palestinian children from the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh wave their national flag and flash the sign for victory as they sit on a house after it was demolished by Israeli bulldozers under the pretext that there was no building permit for the construction in the village, near the Jewish Hallamish settlement during a demonstration on April 28, 2015. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
May 04, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Palestinian Ambassador to the UN Riyad Mansour composed an open letter to the UN Security Council condemning Israel's child abuse record and demanding justice.
The Palestinian refugee camp continues to see violence inflicted by Daesh and the Syrian regime. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 19:00 GMT
The Palestinian refugee camp continues to see violence inflicted by Daesh and the Syrian regime.
The prime minister will meet with an Ethiopian IDF soldier who was beaten by policemen following community protests, officials said Sunday. (Twitter)
May 03, 2015 - 16:48 GMT
The prime minister will meet with an Ethiopian IDF soldier who was beaten by policemen following community protests, officials said Sunday.
Assaf outside The King Hussein Cancer Center. (Ibrahim Alalami/Facebook)
May 03, 2015 - 12:40 GMT
No surprise here, Mohammed Assaf's Friday concert in Amman was a total hit!
Fatah leader Mahmoud Abbas is greeted by the National Guard as he arrives at the campus of Independence University in Jericho, May 1, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The Palestinian Authority will reshuffle five or six positions in the national consensus government, a senior Fatah official said.
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas shakes hands with former US president Jimmy Carter in Ramallah, May 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Former US president Jimmy Carter accused Benjamin Netanyahu of obstructing the peace process with Palestinian leaders during a visit to Ramallah in the occupied West Bank.
Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem. (Wikimedia Commons)
May 03, 2015 - 08:48 GMT
Charging visitors a nominal fee to visit some areas in the West Bank would help improve services, according to a Palestinian official.
Daesh militants stormed Yarmouk in April, causing further clashes in the camp. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 07:22 GMT
The UN has called for the protection of Palestinian civilians in Syria's besieged Yarmouk camp following a series of bombings by the Syrian army.
The incident follows another tunnel collapse in Rafah where a Palestinian worker was killed last week. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
A member of Hamas' military wing al-Qassam Brigades was killed during a tunnel collapse Saturday in the north of Gaza.