Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel's separation wall endures, 15 years after ICJ ruling

The separation wall, deemed illegal by ICJ, cuts into occupied West Bank territory, and will be 712km upon completion.

Israel's separation wall endures, 15 years after ICJ ruling

Middle East

Israel's illegal separation wall 'imprisons' Palestinians

Fifteen years on, Israel's illegal separation wall is affecting the lives of Palestinian people and towns in the occupied West Bank.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

How 'archaeological settlements' are destroying Palestinian homes

Israel is creating an 'imaginary historical reality' with tunnel excavations in occupied East Jerusalem, NGO says.

How 'archaeological settlements' are destroying Palestinian homes

Palestine

Nelson Mandela's grandson slams 'Israeli apartheid'

Zwelivelile Mandela says Israeli apartheid is the worst form of apartheid ever witnessed.

Nelson Mandela's grandson slams 'Israeli apartheid'

Middle East

Gaza: More women join workforce despite high unemployment

There are nearly two million people in Gaza, of which 52 percent are jobless. However, the number of women at work has risen by 26 percent.

Gaza: More women join workforce despite high unemployment

Gaza

How Israel returned a Gaza fishing boat back to its owner

Abdul-Muti al-Habil's boat was sunk and confiscated by Israel's navy in 2016. What was left of it was returned in ruins.

How Israel returned a Gaza fishing boat back to its owner

AJ IMPACT

Israeli businessmen: Manama workshop offers wealth of opportunity

US wants Arab Gulf investors and Israeli businessmen to work together despite fierce Palestinian opposition

Israeli businessmen: Manama workshop offers wealth of opportunity

Mahmoud Abbas

Kushner: Trump 'very fond' of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Following Bahrain workshop, Jared Kushner also accuses Palestinian leadership of being 'hysterical and erratic'.

Kushner: Trump 'very fond' of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Palestine

PA condemns US envoys' presence at Israeli settler-linked event

Attendance of two US officials at inauguration of occupied East Jerusalem archaeological site decried as 'hostile acts'.

PA condemns US envoys' presence at Israeli settler-linked event

Middle East

Israel releases Palestinian minister of Jerusalem affairs

Hours-long detention came after Fadi al-Hadami joined Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on tour of Al-Aqsa compound.

Israel releases Palestinian minister of Jerusalem affairs

Middle East

Palestinian businessman freed by PA after Bahrain meeting arrest

Family source says Hebron businessman Salah Abu Mayala was home following his detention for taking part in workshop.

Palestinian businessman freed by PA after Bahrain meeting arrest

Counting the Cost

Who will pay for Trump's $50bn 'deal of the century'?

The White House's economic plan to peace in the Middle East was roundly dismissed by Palestinians and many others.

Opinion

The 'deal of the century' as a deliberate deception

Kushner's plan recycles failed past proposals and will clearly not succeed. But was it meant to in the first place?

Ibrahim Fraihat

by Ibrahim Fraihat

Ibrahim Fraihat

Middle East

Bahrain recalls envoy to Iraq after protest at embassy

Hundreds of Iraqis stormed the Bahrain embassy and torched its flag over a US-sponsored Manama 'workshop' on Palestine.

Bahrain recalls envoy to Iraq after protest at embassy

Middle East

'Divorced from reality': Palestinians reject US economic plan

US urges Palestinian officials to think outside the 'traditional box' after boycott of Bahrain economic workshop.