Gaza

Gazans worried as Rafah crossing to close

A temporary opening of Gaza's Rafah crossing on the border with Palestine and Egypt may be extended by two days.

Gaza

Rafah border crossing to remain open for two more days

Egypt opened the Gaza border on Saturday after Hamas handed control of the crossing over to the Palestinian Authority.

Rafah border crossing to remain open for two more days

Gaza

Egypt reopens Gaza's Rafah crossing for three days

The crossing, which is being run by the Palestinian Authority, is expected to remain open for three days.

Egypt opens Rafah for first time under unity deal

Palestine

The colour-coded Israeli ID system for Palestinians

Israel's control over the Palestinian population is based on a system of colour-coded IDs in the occupied territories.

The colour-coded Israeli ID system for Palestinians

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel using trapped Palestinians as 'bargaining chips'

Five Palestinians have been trapped for days after Israel destroyed a tunnel in the southern Gaza Strip.

Israel using trapped Palestinians as 'bargaining chips'

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