Gaza

Gaza: Palestinian shot dead by Israeli sniper

Since protests began on March 30, Israeli forces have killed at least 174 Palestinians in the besieged coastal enclave.

Opinion

Yom Kippur and Ashoura: Are Muslims observing a Jewish holiday?

The Judeo-Islamic tradition has deep historical roots that Zionism and Islamism have tried to erase.

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi

Middle East

Israeli sniper kills Palestinian teen near Gaza fence

Mo'men Abu Ayadeh was shot and killed late on Wednesday during routine protests against Israeli blockade.

Gaza: Palestinian teenager shot dead by an Israeli sniper

Middle East

Putin seeks to defuse Israel crisis after Russian plane downing

Russian leader strikes conciliatory tone as officials blame Israel after Syria mistakenly shoots down Russian plane.

East Jerusalem

Palestinians killed in separate events in Gaza and East Jerusalem

Israeli forces kill two protesters in northern Gaza Strip, while another Palestinian was shot in Jerusalem.

Palestinians killed in separate events in Gaza and East Jerusalem

Donald Trump

Trump and the Palestinians: A timeline

From Jerusalem's recognition as Israeli capital to closure of PLO mission, a list of US moves since Trump took office.

Trump and the Palestinians: A timeline

Middle East

Syria 'intercepts missiles' targeting Latakia

State media blames Israel for attacks that targeted 'state technical industry institutions'.

Syrian air defences 'intercept missiles' targeting Latakia

Palestine

US cuts aid to 'Palestine-Israel' conflict resolution programmes

Money earmarked for Palestinians in West Bank and Gaza will instead be redirected to programmes within Israel's borders.

Middle East

Israeli settler dies after stabbing in occupied West Bank

Palestinian teenager shot and wounded after carrying out alleged stabbing attack near illegal Gush Etzion settlement.

Israeli settler dies after stabbing in occupied West Bank

Syria's War

Israel fires missiles at Damascus airport: Syrian media

Syrian state media reports Israeli attacks on Damascus International Airport overnight.

Syria state media: Israel fires missiles at Damascus airport

Reporter's Notebook

Waiting to be bulldozed: Palestinian villagers in limbo

Residents determined to fight after Israeli court rules in favour of demolishing the occupied West Bank village they've called home for decades.

Waiting to be bulldozed: Khan al-Ahmar's residents stuck in limbo

East Jerusalem

Meet the Palestinian calling bluff on Israeli democracy

A Palestinian in occupied East Jerusalem is breaking boundaries, suing Israel in hopes of running for the seat of mayor.

Aziz Abu Sarah wants to be mayor of Jerusalem and is suing Israel

UpFront

Netanyahu ally: Israel is not an apartheid state

Dore Gold defends Israel's controversial nation state law and Trump's decision to shut down the PLO office.

Netanyahu ally: Israel is not an apartheid state

Occupied West Bank

Israel shuts roads leading to Khan al-Ahmar village

Israeli army encircles village, home to at least 180 people, as demolition expected soon.

Israel shuts roads leading to Khan al-Ahmar village

UpFront

Has Netanyahu won?

We ask the Israeli PM's close adviser Dore Gold about peace talks and debate China's treatment of the Uighur Muslims.

Has Netanyahu won?