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The airstrikes came shortly after Israel said it had intercepted a rocket fire from Gaza into southern Israel (AFP/File)
December 13, 2017 - 08:58 GMT
A Palestinian security official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the strikes targeted two Hamas military positions in the southern Khan Younis city.
After a man attempted to blow himself up on the New York subway, some media reports quickly alleged a link to the recent decision to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
December 12, 2017 - 12:12 GMT
After a man attempted to blow himself up on the New York subway, some media reports quickly alleged a link to the recent decision to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. But the connection appears to be a distortion of the truth.
Farah Baker amassed a large social media following after her coverage of the 2014 Israeli-Gaza conflict. /Instagram
December 12, 2017 - 11:16 GMT
For me as a Palestinian who lives in Gaza, and Jerusalem is not more than two hours away from my house. I have never been able to visit it and go and pray in it, although I am Muslim. I am Palestinian: i have been deprived from my right, since I was born. And now the occupation has come and they want to take it. If i accept this decision, it would absolutely be so illogical.
Hamdallah also called on world countries to recognize a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital (AFP/File)
December 12, 2017 - 11:11 GMT
"We call on the U.N. and Security Council to shoulder their responsibilities and pressure Israel to end its occupation of Palestinian lands, including East Jerusalem," Hamdallah told a news conference ahead of the weekly cabinet meeting in Ramallah.
Palestinian women and children take part in a protest in the refugee camp of Ain el-Helwe on the outskirts of the southern Lebanese port city of Sidon Dec. 8, 2017 to denounce the widely criticised U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel (Mahmoud Zayyat/AFP)
December 12, 2017 - 09:11 GMT
In the old city of Sidon, where ancient markets are reminiscent of Jerusalem's, Nasser al-Ahmad wraps Palestinian kaffiyehs around his grandchildren's heads, Adam and Ahmad, in solidarity with Palestinians in occupied Jerusalem.
Palestinian demonstrators burn posters of the US president in Bethlehem's Manger Square in protest to him declaring Jerusalem as Israel's capital on December 6, 2017 (Musa Al Shaer/AFP)
December 11, 2017 - 15:55 GMT
For most people in the West, Bethlehem is most likely to be mentioned at this time of year in the context of a nativity play.
Protesters at  a demonstration outside the US embassy in Awkar on December 10, 2017 (Anwar Amro/AFP)
December 11, 2017 - 12:43 GMT
The stereotype of the irrationally angry “violent Arab” has long been used to silence and undermine legitimate resistance against Israeli occupation and rights violations.
Protesters shout slogans and wave Palestinian flags during a demonstration against the US president's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, near the American embassy in Amman, on December 8, 2017 (Ahmad ABDO/AFP)
December 10, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
"What happened last week hit at the core of our historical role, our identity and our values of respect and coexistence."
Palestinian/American model Bella Hadid didn’t just protest on her Instagram account, as she was spotted yesterday in a protest outside the US embassy in London.(Source: Instagram @le.firdaws)
December 10, 2017 - 16:10 GMT
Palestinian/American model Bella Hadid didn’t just protest on her Instagram account, as she was spotted yesterday in a protest outside the US embassy in London.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley delivers a speech during a United Nations Security Council meeting on the situation in Palestine at the United Nations headquarters on December 8, 2017 (Stephanie Keith/Getty Images North America/AFP)
December 10, 2017 - 15:04 GMT
The U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., Nikki Haley, has claimed that it “has outrageously been one of the world's foremost centers of hostility towards Israel.”
Arda Turan
December 10, 2017 - 14:29 GMT
Turkish midfielder Arda Turan denounces US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
Lebanese people walk past a poster bearing an image of the Palestinian flag and text reading in Arabic:
December 10, 2017 - 14:28 GMT
Away from the burning of tires, American flags and U.S. President Donald Trump's pictures, hundreds of artists expressed their solidarity with Jerusalem in their own way on Sunday.
There was no comment from the Israeli army on the incident (AFP/File)
December 10, 2017 - 14:05 GMT
A 5-year-old Palestinian child was injured Sunday after being struck by an Israeli military vehicle in the West Bank city of Hebron, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent.
The neutralization was carried out by the IDF’s Southern Command (AFP/File)
December 10, 2017 - 13:17 GMT
The Israeli army destroyed a large Hamas tunnel into Israeli territory from Khan Younis in the Gaza Strip, IDF Spokesman Brig-Gen. Ronen Manelis announced on Sunday.
The secretary-general said the
December 10, 2017 - 07:41 GMT
The secretary-general said the "best practical reaction" to Trump's decision is to recognize the state of Palestine with its capital East Jerusalem.
An Iran-backed Iraqi militia leader has been filmed on the Israeli border, declaring his “total readiness to stand with the [...] Palestinian cause against the brutal Israeli occupation
December 09, 2017 - 12:11 GMT
An Iran-backed Iraqi militia leader has been filmed on the Israeli border, declaring his “total readiness to stand with the [...] Palestinian cause against the brutal Israeli occupation.”