Palestinians

US downgrades Jerusalem diplomatic mission to Palestinians 

The consulate had for years served as a de facto embassy to the Palestinians but will now be known as the Palestinian Affairs Unit of the embassy.

published on : 18th October 2018

Israeli fire kills six Palestinians at Gaza protest

Two other Palestinians were killed in other protest locations, the ministry said, adding that at least 140 Palestinians were wounded by live bullets.

published on : 13th October 2018

Israeli fire kills six Palestinians at Gaza protest

Two other Palestinians were killed in other protest locations, the ministry said, adding that at least 140 Palestinians were wounded by live bullets.

published on : 12th October 2018

Seven Palestinians fatally shot by Israeli soldiers in Gaza

More than 20,000 rioters and demonstrators have gathered in several places as part of the violent riots along the security fence on the border of the Gaza strip.

published on : 29th September 2018

Two Palestinians killed in Israel strike on Gaza border: ministry

A ministry spokesman said the bodies of two men had been taken to a hospital in southern Gaza after the 11 pm (2000 GMT) Monday strike. He did not identify them.

published on : 18th September 2018

Donald Trump's key decisions in Israeli-Palestinian conflict: A Timeline

Here is a timeline of the key developments since 2017..

published on : 1st September 2018

Israel approves almost 2,000 new West Bank settler homes: NGO

Israel's West Bank settlements are considered illegal under international law and are bitterly opposed by Palestinians.

published on : 30th May 2018

Ireland summons Israeli ambassador over Gaza bloodshed: Ministry

It said there were 211 recorded attacks against health workers in Gaza and 25 ambulances had been damaged.

published on : 15th May 2018

Palestinians bury dead after bloodiest Gaza day since 2014

The U.N. Security Council planned to meet Tuesday to discuss the violence, though it was not clear what might come out of the session.

published on : 15th May 2018

Israeli forces kill 41 in Gaza protests as anger mounts over US Embassy

The 37, including a 14-year-old, were shot dead by Israeli forces as clashes broke out at five points along the Gaza border hours before the opening of the embassy.

published on : 14th May 2018

170 injured in fresh clashes in Palestine

Eyewitnesses said after Friday prayers, hundreds headed to five different locations along the border. Israeli soldiers using loudspeakers warned the demonstrators, asking them to "Go home for your saf

published on : 4th May 2018

US blocks UN Security Council statement on Gaza violence

The proposed statement stressed the need to promote peace between Israel and the Palestinians based on a two-state solution. 

published on : 1st April 2018

Israel says it will expand response if Gaza clashes go on

The large turnout of marchers in the dangerous border zone also seemed to signal desperation among Gaza residents.

published on : 31st March 2018

16 Palestinians dead during clashes as thousands of Gazans march near Israel border

More than 1,400 were injured, including 758 by live fire, with the remainder hurt by rubber bullets and tear gas inhalation.

published on : 31st March 2018

Violence between Palestinians and Israelis since 2015

The majority of Palestinians killed were attackers or suspected perpetrators of attacks, often youths, and armed with knives.

published on : 19th March 2018