Jerusalem

Israel shuts down Arab primary school in East Jerusalem

Israeli occupation authorities shut down the private school a month ago, alleging an affiliation with Hamas.

Israel shuts down Arab primary school in East Jerusalem

Religion

Jesus's tomb restored after months of delicate work

Inauguration ceremony of newly renovated shrine marks the completion of a nine-month project.

Opinion

Muting prayers is muting the Palestinian struggle

While Israel pursues to silence the sound of prayer, the global community suppressed the Palestinian call for justice.

Mariam Barghouti

by Mariam Barghouti

Mariam Barghouti

Jerusalem

Jabal Mukaber faces Israel's collective punishment

Palestinians in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood have been threatened with residency revocation after recent attacks.

Jabal Mukaber faces Israel's collective punishment

Opinion

In Berlin, politics trump art in Arab films

The Arab film selection at the 67th Berlinale was dominated by themes such as the Syrian War and the Palestinian cause.

Joseph Fahim

by Joseph Fahim

Joseph Fahim

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel approves permits for 566 settler homes

Building plan in East Jerusalem approved by local council after being held up until Donald Trump took office in the US.

Palestine

Israel authorises 3,000 more settler homes in West Bank

Netanyahu's government announces fourth batch of construction since Trump's inauguration.

Israel authorises 3,000 more settler homes in West Bank

Battle for Jerusalem

US embassy relocation to Jerusalem 'a war crime'

If Trump approves the move, it would overturn decades of international consensus on Jerusalem.

US embassy relocation to Jerusalem 'a war crime'

Opinion

The US embassy's move to Jerusalem won't happen soon

Israel may choose to trade Trump's offer to move the US embassy to Jerusalem for a yet to be known political advantage.

Daoud Kuttab

by Daoud Kuttab

Daoud Kuttab

Middle East

PA threatens to withdraw recognition of Israel

Senior official threatens to withdraw Palestinian Authority's recognition of Israel if US embassy is moved to Jerusalem.

PA threatens to withdraw recognition of Israel

Battle for Jerusalem

Trump's embassy move to Jerusalem 'self-destructive'

Trump's gamble in moving the US embassy to Jerusalem will have horrific and irreversible outcomes.

Trump's embassy move to Jerusalem 'self-destructive'

Middle East

Palestinians bring anti-settlements rally to Knesset

Palestinian citizens of Israel rally against demolition of Palestinian homes as 566 settler permits are issued.

Palestinians bring anti-settlements rally to Knesset

Israel

Will the American embassy move to Jerusalem?

The United States is 'discussing' moving the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Will the American embassy move to Jerusalem?

Jerusalem

Israel's collective punishment follows Jerusalem attack

Restrictions have been tightened for all residents of Jabal Mukaber after deadly truck ramming incident.

Israel's collective punishment follows Jerusalem attack

Jerusalem

Broken homes: A record year of Israeli demolitions

For a full year, Al Jazeera documented the impact of Israel's home demolitions on Palestinians in East Jerusalem.

Broken homes: A record year of Israeli demolitions