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Palestinian joy as Israel agrees Gaza truce
Hamas and Israel agree long-term deal which will ease Israeli blockade of enclave after talks brokered by Egypt.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 08:41 GMT
Gaza truce diplomacy: The ever-changing mess
Palestinian negotiators agree on how to end the Gaza war, while Israel shuns new Cairo truce talks.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 19:46 GMT
Israel launches Gaza ground invasion
Hamas says Israel to pay "high price" as tanks and troops enter Palestinian territory in major escalation of offensive.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2014 07:02 GMT
Abbas to head Palestinian unity government
Hamas endorses proposal in which Palestinian president will assume PM role in interim body to prepare for upcoming poll.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 08:36 GMT
Abbas 'proposed as PM' in unity government
Hamas endorses proposal in which Palestinian Authority President Abbas will assume prime minister role, officials say.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2012 09:40 GMT
What does Palestinian unity deal mean?
Reconciliation deal signed by Palestinian factions seen as start of a long-term process.
Last updated: 04 May 2011 09:23 GMT
Israeli leaders reject Palestinian unity deal
Israeli leaders rule out talks with any Palestinian government including Hamas after rival factions agree unity deal.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2011 20:21 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
Abbas vows to continue with talks
Palestinian president signals that an end on the settlement freeze won't mean the end of the peace talks.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2010 11:33 GMT
Abbas urges end to settlements
Palestinian president calls on Israel not to resume building in the West Bank when a moratorium on construction ends
Last updated: 26 Sep 2010 10:21 GMT
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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