All-female flotilla aims to break Israeli siege of Gaza

2016-09-18 17:51

As two boats led by an all-female crew pulled out of the harbour in Barcelona, Spain, a large crowd of people chanted: "Gaza, don't you cry; we will never let you die."

For first time in 9 years, Gaza crossing opening for goods

2016-07-13 16:52

A major crossing point between Gaza and Israel is set to reopen for the first time in nine years, the Israeli government says.

Israel reaches reconciliation deal with Turkey

2016-06-27 07:14

An Israeli official says the government has reached a reconciliation deal with Turkey to end a bitter six-year rift between the Mideast powers.

Israel revokes Ramadan permits for Palestinians after attack

2016-06-09 11:40

The Israeli military says it has revoked all permits for Palestinians to visit Israel and travel abroad during Ramadan after two Palestinian gunmen killed four Israelis in Tel Aviv.

Gaza cement deliveries resume after Israel lifts ban

2016-05-23 16:20

Private cement deliveries to the Gaza Strip have resumed after Israel lifted a six-week ban it imposed over the alleged diversion of materials by an official in the Palestinian territory.

Israeli, Hamas fighters clash directly for the first time since 2014

2016-05-05 21:02

Israeli forces and Hamas fighters have clashed directly for the first time since a devastating 2014 war.

Israel, Palestinians exchange fire as Gaza tensions rise

2016-05-04 23:30

The border between Israel and the Gaza Strip has seen a bout of violence with exchanges of fire that put a 2014 ceasefire agreement to the test.

Hamas deploys forces on Egypt-Gaza border over ISIS concerns

2016-04-21 17:00

The militant Hamas group has deployed forces along the Egypt-Gaza border to counter Cairo's concerns that it is aiding Islamic State extremists in Egypt's lawless Sinai Peninsula.

Ancient church unearthed on Gaza building site

2016-04-06 17:51

Archaeologists have called for the preservation of an ancient church unearthed on a Gaza construction site, but the Islamic ministry disagrees.

Palestinian teen tries to stab security guard, shot dead

2016-01-23 11:47

A Palestinian teenage girl tried to stab an Israeli guard at a West Bank settlement but was shot dead, police say, in the third settlement attack in a week.


Israel: Charity manager funnelled money to Hamas

2016-08-04 20:23

Israel has arrested a senior employee of the World Vision charity, saying he funnelled millions of dollars to Hamas militants.

Electricity-starved Gazans turn to sun for help

2016-07-07 11:57

Nahed Abu Assi's farm has been bombed in each of the three Gaza wars since 2008 and like in the rest of the Palestinian enclave, he receives only a paltry amount of electricity each day.

WATCH: UN concerned about 'Israel's excessive use of force'

2016-06-13 14:04

Israel's occupation is the main trigger of humanitarian needs among Palestinians in the West Bank, according to the UN.

Hamas rulers execute 3 Palestintians convicted of murder

2016-05-31 09:55

Gaza's Hamas rulers have executed three Palestinians convicted of murder without the required approval of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Gaza teenager runs for Palestine

2016-05-06 15:29

Inas Nofal aims to win medals for Palestine at international competitions, but training in Gaza presents a challenge.

Israeli air strikes hit four Hamas sites in Gaza

2016-05-05 12:55

Israeli air strikes hit four Hamas sites in Gaza overnight, the military said, following air raids earlier in the day as tensions flared along the border of the Palestinian territory.

Meet the youngest Palestinian female prisoner

2016-04-25 14:25

After spending 2.5 months in a prison cell, 12-year-old D* al-Wawi, the youngest Palestinian female detainee, was released on early parole.

Hamas beefs up Egypt border force

2016-04-14 22:58

Hamas began deploying additional forces on the Gaza border with Egypt on Thursday in an apparent effort to ease Cairo's concerns about security.

Israel transfers sickly lion out of Gaza

2016-03-10 23:17

Israel is transferred an ailing lion from the impoverished and blockaded Gaza Strip to a Palestinian zoo in the West Bank.

Palestinian shot dead after attempted screwdriver attack

2015-12-24 15:41

A Palestinian with a screwdriver tried to stab Israeli security forces near the West Bank city of Hebron and was shot dead, the Israeli military said, in the second such incident of the day.

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