Palestinian protesters shout slogans and hold placards outside the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem during a demonstration in support of prisoners refusing food in Israeli jails, on May 23, 2017, during a visit of the US president to the West Bank town. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
May 24, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Abbas stressed that 'the problem is not between us and Judaism. It is between us and occupation.'
Sexwale did not speak at the FIFA Congress, even though it was the Congress that gave him his mandate.
May 24, 2017 - 11:40 GMT
When the 2015 FIFA Congress gave Tokyo Sexwale a mandate to resolve the problem of Israeli settlement football clubs, members surely thought they had found the right person for the job.
A Palestinian man hangs on May 22, 2017 in Gaza City a traffic sing with Arabic writing on reading
May 24, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Gaza's 2 million residents have lived under a crippling Israeli blockade for the last 10 years.
US President Donald Trump (L) and Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas shake hands during a joint press conference at the presidential palace in the West Bank city of Bethlehem on May 23, 2017. (AFP/Thomas Coex)
May 23, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
When asked about a possible peace deal with the Palestinians, the ex-businessman said: 'I’ve heard it’s one of the toughest deals of all.'
A general view taken on May 21, 2017, shows the Dome of Rock at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, a UNESCO heritage site, in the Old City of Jerusalem. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
May 22, 2017 - 20:30 GMT
The US historically has not recognized Israel's claims over Jerusalem.
Israeli borderguards and undercover police detain a Palestinian protester during clashes at the entrance of the West Bank city of Bethlehem on May 19, 2017. (AFP/Musa al Shaer)
May 22, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The seven-year-old underwent surgery after sustaining serious injuries, but is said to be in stable condition.
Israeli security forces stand guard near Jerusalem's Dome of the Rock in the Al Aqsa mosque compound. (AFP)
May 22, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Israel has announced "special procedures" for the entry of Palestinians from the occupied West Bank and besieged Gaza Strip into Israel and occupied East Jerusalem during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
Tawfiq Abu Naim (2nd L), head of Hamas-run security forces in Gaza, speaks during a press conference on the killing of senior Hamas official Mazen Faqha, in Gaza City, on May 16, 2017. (Mohammed Abed/AFP)
May 21, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The military court ordered two of the accused to be hanged and one shot to death, following a four-day trial into the killing of Mazen Faqha who was shot dead outside his home in the Gaza Strip.
Launched by philanthropist businessmen, the fund aims to revamp the Palestinian education system in an initiative that could ultimately be expanded across the entire Arab world. (AFP/ Mahmud Hams)
May 21, 2017 - 13:03 GMT
A $100 million fund has been launched to change the Palestinian and Arab education systems.
Palestinian protesters hold a large national flag as they take part in a protest marking the 69th anniversary of Nakba, near the West Bank city of Ramallah on May 15, 2017. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
May 21, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Trump's plans for his first diplomatic visit abroad have been fraught with the chaos and controversy that has come to define his presidency.
A man reacts next to the body of a young Palestinian protester shot dead on Thursday (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP)
May 18, 2017 - 11:47 GMT
Israeli settlers shot and killed a 23-year-old Palestinian and injured another in the village of Huwwara in the northern occupied West Bank district of Nablus on Thursday.
Omar Kamal performed in London on Monday night (Twitter)
May 17, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Rising Palestinian singer Omar Kamal enchanted the audience during a concert he gave in London on Monday night.
Palestinians want the capital of their future independent state to be Jerusalem, which is home to the al-Aqsa Mosque - the third-holiest site in Islam. (File/Photo)
May 16, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
A diplomatic spat has erupted between the US and Israel after a US official said the Western Wall "was not part of Israeli territory".
Bella Hadid (Wikimedia Commons)
May 16, 2017 - 17:28 GMT
The Palestinian-American model has revealed she has sleepless nights worrying about when her career will end.
Nakba day protests on Monday outside Ramallah (Abbas Momani/AFP)
May 16, 2017 - 10:56 GMT
May 15 marks the anniversary of what Palestinians call the "catastrophe".
About 4,000 fishermen work off the coastal strip, more than half of whom live below the poverty line. (AFP)
May 16, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
An Israeli patrol boat fired at Palestinian fishermen accused of breaching the blockade off the shore of Northern Gaza.