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Children killed in Gaza playground shelling
Israel denies striking Gaza's main hospital and a playground, where seven children have been killed.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2014 02:44 GMT
UN accepts Palestinian treaty applications
Palestine to join 13 international conventions in move expected to further upset talks with Israel.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2014 00:17 GMT
Palestine casts first vote at UN
Palestine's delegation to UN General Assembly casts first ballot in routine vote, saying now closer to full membership.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 19:59 GMT
UN calls for inquiry into Palestinian death
Arafat Jaradat was in Israeli custody for five days before he died, Palestinian officials claim he was tortured.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 09:01 GMT
UN criticises Israel over settlement plans
UN Security Council members, except for the US, call for immediate halt to plans to build homes in occupied territories.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 03:57 GMT
Israel condemned at UN over settlements
Regional groups on UN Security Council censure Israel over settlement activities in occupied Palestinian territories.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2011 04:31 GMT
Palestinians pursue UN bid despite deadlock
Palestinian UN envoy says leadership "determined" to seek membership despite deadlocked report from Security Council.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 19:59 GMT
Palestinians will push for full UN seat only
Foreign minister says Palestinians will demand full UN membership, and will not accept an upgrade to observer state.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2011 03:51 GMT
Abbas lays out Palestine UN bid
PLO chairman delivers key address in Ramallah in run-up to bid for full recognition at the United Nations.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2011 12:14 GMT
Clinton urges Arab states to embrace reform
US secretary of state tells US-Islamic World Forum in Washington that Arab youths will not "accept the status quo".
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 09:08 GMT
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