Palestinian prisoners end hunger strike

2017-05-27 11:15

Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails on hunger strike since April 17 have ended their protest.

All lives matter in Israel-Palestine conflict

2017-05-21 06:06

Blaming Israel for everything is a convenient and lazy way out of accepting responsibility, writes Rolene Marks.

Controversial new US ambassador arrives in Israel - official

2017-05-15 21:06

Controversial new US ambassador to Israel David Friedman has arrived in the country to take up his post, days ahead of a visit by US President Donald Trump.

Palestinian hunger strike leader says 'snacking video' fake

2017-05-14 21:44

A lawyer says Palestinian hunger strike leader Marwan Barghouti denies the authenticity of a video purportedly showing him eating in his cell.

Palestinian teen girl shot dead trying to stab police - Israel

2017-05-07 22:12

A Palestinian teenager attempted to stab Israeli police at an entrance to Jerusalem's Old City before she was shot dead, Israeli authorities say.

3 weeks into hunger strike, Palestinian inmates add vitamins

2017-05-07 20:14

An activist says hundreds of Palestinians participating in a hunger strike in Israeli prisons have begun taking vitamin supplements.

Abbas says talks with Trump positive, if short on specifics

2017-05-05 05:39

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says his first meeting with US President Donald Trump left him hopeful.

Israel says 300 Palestinian inmates end hunger strike

2017-05-01 07:10

An Israeli minister says 300 Palestinians have agreed to end an almost two-week-old hunger strike launched in protest at the conditions of their detention.

Israel-China construction deal reportedly bans settlements

2017-04-24 12:36

Israel and China have signed a deal to bring Chinese construction workers to Israel, but the workers will reportedly be barred from building in West Bank settlements at China's insistence.

Israel punishes hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners

2017-04-18 21:59

Israeli prison officials have cracked down on Palestinian prisoners after more than 1 100 political detainees launched an open-ended hunger strike.


Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

2017-05-25 22:33

Hamas says it has put to death three men it accused of killing senior member of the militant Islamic group that rules Gaza.

Hamas winds up trial of military leader's alleged killers

2017-05-18 23:00

A military court in Gaza concludes the trial of three men accused of assassinating a Hamas military leader and will deliver its verdict at the weekend.

Clashes erupt as Palestinians mark 'Nakba'

2017-05-15 17:34

Palestinians marching to remember those displaced at the time of the 1948 founding of Israel have clashed with Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank, leaving several wounded.

The plight of Palestine

2017-05-14 09:30

Activists take on the long-standing Israel-Palestine issue with the knowledge that all human lives matter, writes Marthie Momberg.

Palestinian hunger strike leader ate in secret, Israel claims

2017-05-07 21:07

Israel's Prison Service has released footage that it says shows the leader of a mass Palestinian hunger strike breaking his fast.

Israel's Netanyahu says Palestinians don't educate to peace

2017-05-07 16:26

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the Palestinians are not educating their children toward peace.

Trump on Middle East peace: 'We will get it done'

2017-05-04 08:01

President Donald Trump confidently predicted that a Middle East peace agreement was within grasp, as he hosted Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas at the White House.

Palestinians say 3 wounded at pro-prisoner protests

2017-04-28 16:56

The Palestinian Health Ministry says at least three protesters have been wounded during West Bank demonstrations in support of hunger-striking prisoners held by Israel.

Palestinians slam Israel for refusing talks with hunger strikers

2017-04-19 22:17

Palestinian leaders have denounced Israel's refusal to negotiate with Palestinians on hunger strike in Israeli jails, warning of a "new intifada" if any of them die.

Palestinian prisoners launch mass hunger strike

2017-04-17 10:54

Hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails have launched a hunger strike following a call from leader and prominent prisoner Marwan Barghouti, a Palestinian Authority official says.

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