Israel

Netanyahu vows thousands of new settler homes in East Jerusalem

Israeli NGO calls settlement expansion 'state suicide' as it severs East Jerusalem and connection to Bethlehem.

Netanyahu vows thousands of new settler homes in East Jerusalem

AJ IMPACT

In Gaza, berries under blockade

This is a story about Gaza that you ordinarily do not see, and it starts with strawberries.

In Gaza, berries under blockade

NewsFeed

#AJOPINION - Trump's Middle East plan

A new series that will feature passionate, smart and diverse perspectives on the big stories that shape your world.

Opinion

Christian Zionist archaeology: A tool of Palestinian subjugation

Archaeological projects in Palestine led by US evangelical Christians contribute to Palestinian dispossession.

Mimi Kirk

by Mimi Kirk

Mimi Kirk

Middle East

Pompeo: US rejects UN database of Israeli settlement companies

Mike Pompeo says the United States 'has long opposed the creation or release' of the list.

Pompeo: US rejects UN database of Israeli settlement companies

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinians hail UN list of firms linked to Israeli settlements

Palestinian leaders say report will reinvigorate push to boycott international companies in occupied territories.

Palestinians hail UN list of firms linked to Israeli settlements

AJ IMPACT

UN lists 112 companies with ties to Israeli settlements

Airbnb, Expedia, TripAdvisor, tech giant Motorola and consumer food maker General Mills among the companies.

Podcast

A 'Swiss cheese state', a 'peace' plan and a Palestinian POV

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas rejected the US proposed Middle East Plan, and called for a return to negotiations.

A 'Swiss cheese state', a 'peace' plan and a Palestinian POV

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

PA's Mahmoud Abbas says Trump plan offers 'Swiss cheese' state

Addressing the UN Security Council, Mahmoud Abbas says US proposal 'annuls the legitimacy of the Palestinian rights'.

Middle East

Palestinians deny reports of pulling UN resolution on US plan

Officials say reports that Palestinian leaders pulled draft resolution against Trump's Middle East plan 'unfounded'.

Palestinians deny reports of pulling UN resolution on US plan

NewsFeed

Growing strawberries in Gaza

Farmers have been growing strawberries in Gaza Strip for generations, but not without challenges.

AJ IMPACT

Israel blocks Palestinian agricultural exports via Jordan

Israel escalates trade war with the Palestinians by stopping their agricultural exports amid fears of renewed violence.

Israel blocks Palestinian agricultural exports via Jordan

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israeli forces kill Palestinian teen as more troops deployed

Palestinian health ministry says Badr Nafla, 19, died after being shot by Israeli forces in the neck near Tulkarem city.

Israeli forces kill Palestinian teen as more troops deployed

Middle East

Israeli forces kill 4 Palestinians in a day as tensions heighten

The escalation comes days after US President Donald Trump released his controversial Middle East plan.

Israeli forces kill 4 Palestinians in a day as tensions heighten

Palestine

Second Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in West Bank: Media

Yazan Abu Tabikh, 19, was killed during clashes after Israeli forces raided Jenin to demolish a Palestinian house.

Second Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in West Bank: Media