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Lasting Gaza truce tops Cairo talks agenda
Humanitarian ceasefire holds for second day as Egyptian mediators pursue talks with Israeli and Palestinian delegates.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 16:46 GMT
Gaza ceasefire enters second day
Humanitarian truce holds as Palestinian and Israeli teams prepare for tough talks over a lasting ceasefire in Cairo.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 07:50 GMT
Arab states back Israel-Palestine land swaps
Qatari PM says Palestinians and Israel can swap land rather than stick to 1967 borders, drawing praise from Israel.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 08:40 GMT
Kerry meets Arab ministers on peace process
The meeting aims at reviewing means of reviving the stalled peace talks between the Palestinians and Israelis.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 01:28 GMT
Obama: No shortcut to Middle East peace
US president tells UN that Israel and PLO both have "legitimate aspirations", but peace can only come via direct talks.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2011 05:54 GMT
Palestinians rally in support of statehood
Thousands gather in Ramallah and Nablus in a show of support for Mahmoud Abbas' bid for full membership at the UN.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 09:27 GMT
Palestinians under pressure to drop UN bid
Foreign minister says he was "amazed" by US efforts to persuade other countries not to support the membership effort.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 02:13 GMT
Palestine to open embassy in Brazil
President Mahmoud Abbas lays cornerstone in Brasilia on land for the Palestinians' first embassy in western hemisphere.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2010 19:36 GMT
Venezuelan-Palestinian ties forged
Palestinian Authority says embassy in Caracas will be one of 10 in region.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2009 07:52 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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