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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (AFP/File Photo)
September 21, 2017 - 09:08 GMT
Abbas Urges UN to Take Action Regarding Israeli Occupation
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (AFP/File Photo)
September 21, 2017 - 08:12 GMT
The documents provide evidence of Israel's war crimes
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated his country’s desire to gain observer status in the AU during his July 2016 four-nation tour of Africa (AFP/File Photo)
September 20, 2017 - 12:38 GMT
Israel is the only apartheid state that is UN member state, Fatah's Davis says in Ethiopia
Children play in the water in Gaza City (AFP/File Photo)
September 19, 2017 - 12:38 GMT
Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt calls on the Palestinian Authority to eject Hamas from power in Gaza.
Ismail Haniyeh (AFP)
July 26, 2017 - 10:11 GMT
The Court of Justice of the European Union on Wednesday decided to keep Hamas on the EU blacklist of terrorist organizations.
A member of the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Palestinian movement Hamas (AFP)
July 26, 2017 - 08:41 GMT
The European Court of Justice is due to decide on Wednesday whether to keep Hamas listed as a terrorist organization.
Palestinian youths run from the path of an Israeli army bulldozer during clashes in the village of Koubar, west of Ramallah, on July 22, 2017, as Israeli forces try to close the roads leading to the village. (AFP/ Abbas Momani)
July 23, 2017 - 08:19 GMT
Two Palestinians have been killed after clashes with Israeli security forces in the occupied West Bank.
Illustrative photo of a Palestinian protester arguing with Israeli police during clashes in East Jerusalem (Ahmad Gharabli/ AFP)
July 21, 2017 - 15:07 GMT
A Palestinian died after being shot in the head in an east Jerusalem neighbourhood near the Old City on Friday, the Palestinian health ministry said, as clashes broke out between Israeli forces and Palestinian protesters.
Israeli forces stand guard as Palestinian Muslim worshippers, who refuse to enter Al-Aqsa mosque compound due to newly-implemented security measures by Israeli authorities. (AFP)
July 21, 2017 - 11:12 GMT
Israeli police Friday restricted entry of Muslim worshipers to Jerusalem’s Old City and flashpoint the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
Israeli border guards detain a protester during a demonstration outside the Lions Gate in Jerusalem's Old City on July 17, 2017. (AFP/ Ahmad Gharabli)
July 19, 2017 - 10:25 GMT
Fresh clashes were expected in Jerusalem on Wednesday, after Palestinian authorities called for a "Day of Rage" following the introduction of heightened security checks for Muslims at a holy site.
AFP: A picture taken on July 17, 2017, shows the Dome of the Rock in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in the old city of Jerusalem, after Palestinian Muslim worshippers refused to enter the compound due to newly-implemented security measures by Israeli authorities which include metal detectors and cameras.
July 18, 2017 - 16:36 GMT
Can the people of Jerusalem — the living, breathing city, not just a city of heritage — ever live in peace without a clear definition of the management of holy space in Jerusalem?
The Mufti of Jerusalem and Palestine, Sheikh Mohammed Hussein, passes through an iron gate as he crosses an Israeli checkpoint in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron. (AFP/ Hazem Bader)
July 14, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Israeli police on Friday detained Jerusalem’s top Muslim cleric Sheikh Mohammad Hussein near Al-Aqsa mosque.
Israel is to supply millions of cubic metres of water to Palestinians including in the Gaza Strip, where a Palestinian boy is seen here cooling off with water from a jerrycan during a heatwave on July 2, 2017. (AFP)
July 14, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Israel will supply millions of cubic metres of water annually to Palestinian territories, says US President Donald Trump's Middle East peace envoy.
Temple Mount, Jerusalem. (AFP)
July 14, 2017 - 07:38 GMT
Three attackers opened fire on Israeli police outside the Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday, leaving three Israelis wounded before being killed by Israeli security forces.
Egyptian trucks carrying fuel enter the southern Gaza Strip from Egypt through the Rafah border crossing on June 21, 2017. (AFP/ Said Khatib)
July 12, 2017 - 09:08 GMT
Hamas’ chief of financial affairs released a statement on Tuesday saying that a delegation of Hamas leaders who had visited Egypt have reached an agreement to improve commercial exchanges and increase fuel supply.
The Palestinian Rehabilitation Committee raised the UNESCO flag next to the national Palestinian flag in front of Hebron's Ibrahimi Mosque or the Tomb of the Patriarchs. (Hazem Bader/ AFP)
July 07, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
UNESCO's World Heritage Committee voted in favor of registering the Old City of Hebron and Cave of Patriarchs to the State of Palestine on Friday.