Israel PM approves 300 settler homes in occupied West Bank

2015-07-29 14:27

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has approved the 'immediate' construction of 300 settler homes in the occupied West Bank as his government came under pressure from right-wing Jewish groups.

Palestinian man falls to his death during arrest by Israeli police

2015-07-27 08:52

A Palestinian man fell to his death while trying to escape Israeli forces who were attempting to arrest him in the occupied West Bank, Israeli police say.

Israeli forces kill 52-year-old Palestinian man in house raid

2015-07-23 09:58

Israeli forces have broken into a house and killed a 52-year-old Palestinian man in a village north of Hebron in the occupied West Bank.

Israel hits Gaza after Palestinian rocket attack - army

2015-07-16 08:52

Israel’s military says its aircraft has struck Hamas facilities in the Gaza Strip after Palestinians fired a rocket from the territory in southern Israel.

Video shows Israeli soldier shooting fleeing teen

2015-07-13 12:26

A video released by a watchdog challenges an Israeli account that a soldier was in danger when he shot dead a Palestinian who fled after stoning his jeep.

Where is my son - cries Israeli father

2015-07-09 12:21

Two Israeli citizens are being held in the Gaza Strip, at least one of them by the Hamas militant group, Israeli authorities says.

2 Israeli citizens held in Gaza

2015-07-09 10:49

Israeli authorities say two Israeli citizens are being held in the Gaza Strip, at least one of them by the Hamas militant group.

The Gaza Strip: The site of 3 wars in 6 years

2015-07-06 09:01

The Gaza Strip was devastated by war with Israel a year ago this week, the third in six years, and the slow pace of reconstruction has frustrated residents.

Palestinian kid killed after throwing rocks at Israeli vehicle

2015-07-03 11:44

A senior Israeli army officer has shot and killed a Palestinian youth who was throwing stones near a checkpoint in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian and Israeli sources say.

Israel to free Palestinian hunger strike detainee

2015-06-29 08:25

Palestinian prisoner Khader Adnan has ended a 56-day hunger strike after Israel agreed to release him, his lawyer and the Palestinian Prisoners Club announced.


Israeli police clash with radical settlers in West Bank

2015-07-28 12:58

Hundreds of Israeli settlers have clashed with Israeli border police officers in the central West Bank settlement of Beit El, witnesses say.

A Palestinian village braces for Israeli demolition

2015-07-24 11:20

Residents of a Palestinian village dusty village are bracing for Israeli bulldozers to come and knock down their makeshift homes of tarp, wood and wire any day now.

Palestinian shot dead in West Bank by Israeli border police

2015-07-22 11:31

Israeli border police have shot dead a Palestinian man during a clash in a northern West Bank village.

Palestinian family mourns third son killed by Israel army

2015-07-15 08:25

For more than a decade, the Kasba family has displayed a banner depicting brothers Samer and Yasser, shot dead by Israeli troops. Fatima and Sami Kasba have now added the picture of a new 'martyr', 17-year-old Mohammed, their third son to die by Israeli army gunfire.

Israeli held in Gaza is not in good health - brother

2015-07-09 13:25

A brother of an Israeli citizen held in the Gaza Strip is calling on the international community to exert pressure to lead to his release.

2 Israeli citizens held in Gaza

2015-07-09 11:07

Israeli authorities say two Israeli citizens are being held in the Gaza Strip, at least one of them by the Hamas militant group.

2 Israeli citizens held in Gaza

2015-07-09 10:10

Israeli authorities say two Israeli citizens are being held in the Gaza Strip, at least one of them by the Hamas militant group.

Palestinian forces arrest dozens of Hamas men in the West Bank

2015-07-03 13:42

Palestinian security forces have arrested dozens of Hamas members in overnight raids in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, the largest security crackdown since 2007, officials say.

South Africans in Gaza aid flotilla coming home

2015-07-01 09:19

Two South Africans, who were part of a team of activists attempting to bring aid to the Gaza Strip in Palestine by boat, will return home, the National Coalition for Palestine says.

Vatican signs treaty with Palestine

2015-06-26 16:49

The Vatican has signed its first treaty with the 'State of Palestine calling for "courageous decisions" to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with a two-state solution.

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