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Israeli military, Palestinians clash at West Bank shrine

A Palestinian official news agency said a Palestinian teenager was wounded by live fire and 16 others by rubber bullets in clashes with Israeli forces at the site near the northern West Bank city. 

published on : 30th June 2022

Israeli Foreign Minister accuses Hamas of orchestrating Jerusalem violence

Yair Lapid made the comments following days of clashes between Israeli police and Palestinians at the contested holy site, which is revered by Jews and Muslims. 

published on : 24th April 2022

Israel police enter flashpoint Jerusalem holy site, arrest two

Shortly afterwards, Palestinians reported brief clashes with Israeli police, just outside the mosque compound. Palestinian medics said 10 people were wounded.

published on : 17th April 2022

Egypt steps up Gaza role after brokering last year's truce

Egypt joined Israel in imposing a crippling blockade on Gaza after the Hamas takeover but has recently taken steps to ease the restrictions, tacitly acknowledging that Hamas is here to stay.

published on : 14th February 2022

Palestinian minister: Biden moving too slow on pushing peace

Malki told the U.N. Security Council there were hopes that the end of Trump’s administration and Netanyahu’s government would be enough to pave the way for renewed momentum for peace.

published on : 20th January 2022

Rockets fired from Gaza land off central Israel's coast

It was not immediately clear whether the rockets were meant to hit Israel, Gaza-based militant groups often test-fire missiles toward the sea. There were no reports of casualties.

published on : 1st January 2022

Palestinians raise alarm over Facebook content 'suppression'

Palestinian reporters have cited multiple incidents they describe as censorship. 

published on : 31st December 2021

Israel approves measures for Palestinians after leaders meet

Israel collects hundreds of millions of dollars worth of taxes on behalf of the PA as part of the interim peace agreements signed in the 1990s.

published on : 29th December 2021

Israeli stabbed in Jerusalem, suspect flees on foot

The attack came days after a Palestinian stabbed and wounded an Israeli man and tried to stab a member of the paramilitary Border Police just outside Jerusalem's Old City.

published on : 8th December 2021

Israel urged to release 90 Palestinian corpses withheld for years

Dozens of Palestinians rallied in the West Bank city of Jenin, demanding the return of 90 corpses withheld by Israel for years.

published on : 23rd November 2021

One dead in Jerusalem shooting, attacker killed: Police

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett ordered security to be boosted and called for people to be on "heightened alert" over the risk of further attacks.

published on : 21st November 2021

Mideast Quartet: Israel, Palestinians must tackle violence

Envoys from the United Nations, United States, European Union and Russia said they remain “deeply concerned by developments in the West Bank, Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip.”

published on : 19th November 2021

Nearly 20 years on, Israeli barrier shapes Palestinian lives

The olive groves just beyond the gate are scorched from a recent blaze — firefighters also need permission to enter.

published on : 8th November 2021

Palestinians say 13-year-old boy dies by Israeli fire in West Bank

According to Wafa, the Palestinian news agency, Mohammad Daadas was from the Askar refugee camp on the outskirts of the northern city of Nablus.

published on : 6th November 2021

Israel authorizes Palestinian homes after advancing settlements

Palestinians and rights groups say the newly authorized homes meet only a small fraction of the need in the 60% of the West Bank that is under full Israeli control.

published on : 1st November 2021
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