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Israel frees senior Hamas official
Aziz Dweik, the speaker of the Palestinian Parliament, was held without charge since January.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 03:55 GMT
Palestine gets ready for historic UN vote
Ramallah is buzzing as Palestinian leaders launch push for statehood at the United Nations.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2011 18:19 GMT
Palestinian rivals hold unity talks
President Abbas meets Hamas officials following calls by Palestinians for factions to end political split.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2011 16:06 GMT
Israel charges Hamas politician
The Palestinian parliament speaker, led in shackles into an Israeli military court, has been charged with membership in an outlawed organisation.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2006 18:11 GMT
Israel extends Hamas MP's detention
An Israeli military court has extended the detention of Abd al-Aziz Dweik, the Palestinian parliament speaker, until next Tuesday.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2006 19:46 GMT
Hamas parliament speaker arrested
Israeli soldiers have arrested the speaker of the Palestinian parliament in Ramallah.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2006 00:29 GMT
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