Human Rights

Al-Aqsa: Clashes in Jerusalem's Old City

At least three Palestinians killed and over a hundred protesters injured in clashes over the al-Aqsa Mosque controversy.

Al-Aqsa: Clashes in Jerusalem's Old City

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel bars Muslim men under 50 from al-Aqsa

In announcement hours before expected protests by Palestinians, Israel police further tighten restrictions on holy site.

Al-Aqsa: Israel bars Muslim men under 50 amid protests

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Hamas warns Israel of al-Aqsa 'red lines' amid protests

Almost one week after attack that set off tensions, Israeli officials deciding whether to keep new security measures.

Hamas warns Israel of al-Aqsa 'red lines' amid protests

Middle East

Palestinian man killed after alleged stabbing

Victim identified by local news media as Muhammad Hussein Ahmad Tnouh, who Israeli forces say tried to stab a soldier.

Palestinian man killed after alleged stabbing

Opinion

Palestinians have a legal right to armed struggle

It's time for Israel to accept that as an occupied people, Palestinians have a right to resist - in every way possible.

Stanley L Cohen

by Stanley L Cohen

Stanley L Cohen

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israeli security measures anger Palestinians

Tensions grow in occupied East Jerusalem after Israel implements new security measures at al-Aqsa compound.

Middle East

Protest calls grow as Israel tightens grip on al-Aqsa

Fatah calls on Palestinians to boycott holy mosque as heightened security measures are feared to be signs of a takeover.

Protest calls grow as Israel tightens grip on al-Aqsa

Opinion

Radiohead in Israel: A fig leaf for apartheid

British rock band's decision to play in Tel Aviv has inadvertently demonstrated just why the BDS movement makes sense.

Hilary Aked

by Hilary Aked

Hilary Aked

Politics

Palestinians reject Israel security measures in al-Aqsa

Dozens of worshippers gathered to pray at an entrance to the compound after new measures introduced at holy site.

Occupied West Bank

Tensions mount as al-Aqsa remains closed

Palestinians have denounced the closure, which follows a deadly shooting attack, as a violation of religious freedoms.

Tensions mount as al-Aqsa remains closed

Middle East

Israel sentences Palestinian politician to six months

Khalida Jarrar, a Palestinian Legislative Council member, sentenced to administrative detention without trial or charge.

Israel sentences Khalida Jarrar to six months in prison

Middle East

Khalida Jarrar facing detention without charge

A military court extends detention of Palestinian politician by 48 hours and says she faces detention without charge.

Middle East

Palestinian shot dead in alleged car ramming incident

West Bank man allegedly brandished a knife during the incident, prompting an Israeli soldier to shoot him.

Palestinian shot dead in alleged car ramming incident

Middle East

Palestinian baby dies from tear gas inhalation: PA

Officials say the child died from asphyxiation two months after Israeli forces shot tear gas at his home near Ramallah.

Palestinian baby dies from tear gas inhalation: PA

Middle East

Muslim youth gather in Istanbul to support Palestine

Youth from 30 countries take part in two-day conference aimed to show solidarity with the Palestinian people.

Muslim youth gather in Istanbul to support Palestine