Gaza

Gaza vows to respond to Israeli air raids

Palestinian armed groups say they will exercise the right to respond to Gaza attack that killed at least seven people.

Gaza vows to respond to Israeli air raids

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Seven Palestinians killed as Israel strikes Gaza tunnel

At least nine Palestinians are also wounded and taken for treatment in hospital at Khan Younis town, officials say.

Seven Palestinians killed as Israel strikes Gaza tunnel

Opinion

Three issues that could derail the Fatah-Hamas deal

What will happen to Hamas' arms stockpiles, administration and employees still remains unclear.

Adnan Abu Amer

by Adnan Abu Amer

Adnan Abu Amer

Gaza

Expansion of Gaza fishing zone 'pointless PR stunt'

Israel's temporary expansion of Gaza fishing zone cannot compensate for years of harmful policies, fishermen say.

Expansion of Gaza fishing zone 'pointless PR stunt'

Gaza

Israel's expansion of Gaza fishing zone fails to ease concerns

Israel's blockade has caused a massive unemployment crisis in Gaza that has forced many to resort to fishing as a means to survive.

Inside Story

Is a Palestinian reconciliation finally possible?

After years of fierce infighting, the Palestinian Authority's government has met in the Gaza Strip.

Middle East

Palestinian PM leads unity cabinet in Gaza

Rami Hamdallah leads session a day after a Fatah delegation arrived in Gaza Strip for talks with Hamas officials.

Middle East

Palestinian prime minister in 'historic visit' to Gaza

After a decade of divide, the Palestinian Authority is expected to take over the administration of the Gaza Strip.

Palestine

Gaza: Children suffer from war trauma three years on

Three years after the 2014 Israeli war on Gaza, children in the Strip continue to suffer psychologically.

Gaza: Children suffer from war trauma three years on

Gaza

How Gaza's only escape turned deadly

Owing to the power crisis, coastal pollution worsens, causing death and disease.

How Gaza's only escape turned deadly

Gaza

Why Fatah and Hamas won't reconcile

The latest episode of the Hamas-Fatah reconciliation saga is not a step closer to a unity government, analysts say.

Why Fatah and Hamas won't reconcile

Middle East

Egypt-Israel relations 'at highest level' in history

As Egypt's Sisi and Israel's Netanyahu meet in public for the first time, analysts say relations have never been closer.

Egypt-Israel relations 'at highest level' in history

Middle East

Palestinian PM to visit Gaza for reconciliation talks

Palestinian Authority's Rami Hamdallah to follow up on Hamas concessions to end decade-long rift with Fatah.

Palestinian PM to visit Gaza for reconciliation talks

Opinion

A step towards Palestinian unity?

Hamas says it's finally ready for a reconciliation deal, but questions remain as to whether it will follow through.

Daoud Kuttab

by Daoud Kuttab

Daoud Kuttab

Middle East

Hamas agrees to talks with Fatah, hold elections

Group dissolves administrative committee in Gaza, saying it is ready to hold talks with rival Fatah movement.

Hamas agrees to steps towards Palestinian unity