Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israel bans top Palestinian Waqf officials from Al-Aqsa

Move follows Waqf Council's decision to defy a 16-year Israeli ban and reopen the Bab al-Rahma building in Al-Aqsa.

Israel bans top Palestinian Waqf officials from Al-Aqsa

Al-Aqsa Mosque

What's behind the unrest at Al-Aqsa's Bab al-Rahma?

Palestinians see any change in status quo a step towards partitioning holy site, building the Third Temple over Al-Aqsa.

What's behind the unrest at Al-Aqsa's Bab al-Rahma?

East Jerusalem

Palestinian governor of Jerusalem arrested by Israeli forces

Adnan Gaith was among several other Fatah members in occupied East Jerusalem arrested in overnight raids.

Palestinian governor of Jerusalem arrested by Israeli forces

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israeli minister tours Al-Aqsa days after Palestinian arrests

Accompanied by Jewish settlers and Israeli police, Israel's agriculture minister tours Al-Aqsa compound amid tensions.

Israeli minister tours Al-Aqsa days after Palestinian arrests

Middle East

Israel evicts Palestinians from Jerusalem home

Israeli authorities served the Abu Assab family eviction notice ordering them to vacate property by end of February.

Israel evicts Palestinians from Jerusalem home

Occupied West Bank

Palestinian teen shot dead after alleged stabbing attack

Israeli forces kill 16-year-old Palestinian schoolgirl at a checkpoint between the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem.

Palestinian teen shot dead after alleged stabbing attack

Middle East

Palestinians lose eviction appeal in Jerusalem

The property is in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem, which has long been targeted by Israeli settler groups.

Middle East

Israel plans to close UNRWA schools in occupied East Jerusalem

UNRWA accuses Israel of violating 1946 Refugee Convention over its plan to shut agency's schools in East Jerusalem.

Israel plans to close UNRWA schools in occupied East Jerusalem

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Jailed Palestinian who sold land to Israelis set to be freed

Palestinian-American who received life sentence for selling property to Jews is reportedly set to be sent to US.

Jailed Palestinian who sold land to Israelis set to be freed

Palestine

Palestine launches bid for full UN membership despite US veto

The Palestinians presented a request for UN membership in 2011, but that application never came to a vote.

Palestine launches bid for full UN membership despite US veto

Human Rights

Israel evicting Palestinian family to replace them with settlers

Authorities hand eviction order to the Sabbagh family of 45 people, so Israeli settlers could move into their homes.

Israel evicting Palestinian family to replace them with settlers

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israel police withdraw from Jerusalem's Dome of the Rock

Scuffles broke out as Israeli policeman attempted to enter Dome of the Rock without taking off his kippah.

Israel police withdraw from Jerusalem's Dome of the Rock

East Jerusalem

Did the PA play a role in Jerusalem home sale to settlers?

A home in the Old City sold to settlers has raised questions about possible involvement of the Palestinian Authority.

Did the PA play a role in Jerusalem home sale to settlers?

Palestine

Palestinian sentenced to life for selling land to Israelis

The man was found guilty of violating a penal code from 1960 that bans the sale of land to a foreign country.

Palestinian sentenced to life for selling land to Israelis

Palestine

Fourth Palestinian killed as Israel locks down Ramallah

Israeli army locks down Ramallah and kills fourth Palestinian 'suspect' after drive-by shooting of two Israeli soldiers.