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The Peace Process: Never and Forever
Twenty years after Israel and the PLO signed the Oslo Accords, we examine the US' role as broker in the peace process.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 16:13 GMT
Israel pushes forth with settlement plans
Officials approve plans to lay down infrastructure for 1,500 homes in illegal Jewish settlement in East Jerusalem.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 01:12 GMT
Palestinians warn against settler expansion
Palestinian officials threaten to turn to international bodies over Israel's continuing illegal settlement expansion.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 08:40 GMT
Israel expands West Bank settlement subsidies
Cabinet approves funding for dozens of illegal settlements just days after resumption of talks with Palestinians.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 16:44 GMT
EU bans funding groups in Jewish settlements
Ruling underlines concern over building in occupied territories - a move Israel PM calls a "dictate on our borders".
Last updated: 16 Jul 2013 22:59 GMT
Israel arrests Hamas lawmakers in West Bank
Dozens arrested in overnight raids, including at least three members of the Palestinian Legislative Council.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 00:40 GMT
Palestinian activists build E1 tent 'outpost'
Informal settlement erected in contentious occupied West Bank area east of Jerusalem to create "facts on the ground".
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 20:25 GMT
UN votes to upgrade Palestinian status
Overwhelming majority of states vote to give Palestinians non-member observer status, despite Israeli criticism.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012 22:38 GMT
Israel to counter Palestinian attempt at UN
Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman warns that Israel will respond harshly if Palestine is given enhanced status at UN.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2012 19:16 GMT
Ramallah: Breaking bones, breaking trust
Violence used by police against protesters will further the growing discontent with the Palestinian Authority.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2012 12:12 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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