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Middle East

Israeli forces kill Palestinians at Qalandiya camp

Day of rage in the occupied West Bank comes after deadly gun battle in Qalandiya refugee camp.

Politics

Palestinian ex-MK to begin jail term over Syria visit

Said Nafaa, a former Palestinian member of Israeli parliament, was convicted of travelling to 'an enemy state'.

Middle East

Did Israel plant a knife on a dead Palestinian?

Palestinian activists say video shows soldier placing knife next to Hebron teenager killed by a settler.

Middle East

Bringing into question Israel's extrajudicial killings

While Israel has a gag order on reporting details of its policy, many groups accuse soldiers of shooting-to-kill.

Middle East

Shot, shattered and bloody at Ramallah's hospital

Repairing the wounds from Israeli rubber-coated steel bullets, live ammunition and tear gas

Middle East

East Jerusalem suffocates under harsh Israeli siege

Israel is taking advantage of the current climate to pressure Palestinians to leave Jerusalem.

War & Conflict

The controversial killing of Fadi Alloun

The Palestinian teen was shot in cold blood by Israeli police while settlers cheered, his family says.

War & Conflict

'Israeli occupation will not stop without resistance'

New regulations allowing Israeli security forces to shoot Palestinian stone-throwers will backfire, critics say.

Human Rights

A lifetime of restrictions for Palestinians in Hebron

During Jewish holidays, Muslims have been denied access to Hebron's Ibrahimi Mosque for 'security' reasons.

Human Rights

Duma arson attack: Palestinians call for 'day of rage'

As Palestinians mourn the death of Reham Dawabsheh, human rights groups question the Israeli government's response.

Politics

Palestinians build case against Israel at ICC

A decision to challenge Israel on alleged war crimes at the ICC could put immense pressure on the Palestinian Authority.

Politics

Critics slam Mahmoud Abbas' PLO resignation as 'farce'

Analysts and politicians describe the Palestinian president's resignation from the executive committee as a power play.