Occupied West Bank

Israel approves settler housing in the heart of Hebron

Decision violates international law and will make life 'even more unbearable' for Palestinians, activists say.

Israel approves settler housing in the heart of Hebron

United Kingdom

Anger as UK university allows Balfour 'celebration'

Academics and students say decision to allow event organised by pro-Israel group is disrespectful to Palestinians.

Anger as UK university allows Balfour 'celebration'

Opinion

Have Hamas and Fatah finally reconciled?

Unlike previous attempts at a reconciliation, the ongoing Fatah-Hamas negotiations might actually be successful.

Michele Dunne

by Michele Dunne
- Jake Walles

Michele Dunne

East Jerusalem

Palestinians vow to Israel: We're not leaving Jerusalem

Palestinian NGOs have faced increasing pressure from Israel to shut down and abandon occupied East Jerusalem.

Palestinians vow to Israel: We're not leaving Jerusalem

UpFront

Can nonviolence end the Israeli occupation?

We speak to Palestinian human rights activist Issa Amro about his upcoming Israeli military trial.

UpFront

How do you fight back against fake news?

We speak with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, and talk resistance with Palestinian activist Issa Amro.

Hamas

Will Hamas-Fatah reconciliation deal succeed?

Agreement leaves the most contentious issues, such as national elections, up for future discussion.

Will Hamas-Fatah reconciliation deal succeed?

Inside Story

Can a deal between Palestinian rivals succeed?

Following talks mediated by Egypt, Fatah and Hamas agree to reconcile in Cairo after a decade-long split.

UN

US and Israel withdraw from UNESCO

US accusation that Paris-based agency harbours 'anti-Israel bias' dismissed as 'counterproductive and shameful'.

Hamas

Hamas, Fatah sign reconciliation agreement in Cairo

Palestinian political parties announce deal to end a decade-long rift.

Middle East

Hamas vs Fatah: Same goal, different approaches

Despite the differences between the two Palestinian parties, they have managed to reach a deal to end their divide.

Hamas and Fatah: How are the two groups different?

Palestine

Hamas: Deal reached with Palestinian rival Fatah

Leader reports agreement has been reached with Fatah to end 10-year political schism.

Hamas: Deal reached with Palestinian rival Fatah

Middle East

Divisions remain as Hamas-Fatah reconciliation talks due to start

Negotiators from rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas are in Cairo for talks on reconciling their decade-long split.

Hamas

Hamas, Fatah open reconciliation talks in Cairo

Representatives from the two rival political parties are exploring ways to implement the 2011 Cairo Agreement.

Hamas, Fatah open reconciliation talks in Cairo

Politics

Will Hamas give up arms for Palestinian reconciliation?

Future of reconciliation unclear as Hamas says disarming is not up for discussion, despite President Abbas' demands.

Will Hamas give up arms for Palestinian reconciliation?