Palestine

Israeli soldiers killed amid day of protests

Incident in the West Bank comes amid '100 days of rage' protests by Palestinians against Trump's Jerusalem embassy move.

Two Israeli soldiers killed in West Bank attack

East Jerusalem

LRC: Israel demolished 5,000 homes in Jerusalem

Land Research Center states that Israel has been systematically demolishing Palestinian neighborhoods since 1967.

LRC: Israel demolished 5,000 homes in Jerusalem

Palestine

Israeli forces kill mentally disabled Palestinian

Mohammad Zain al-Jabari dies after Israeli forces shoot him in the chest during protests in the city of Hebron.

Israeli forces kill mentally disabled Palestinian

East Jerusalem

Israel passes law to strip residency of Jerusalem's Palestinians

Palestinians slam new 'breach of loyalty' legislation as 'extremely racist' and a violation of international law.

Israel passes law to strip residency of Jerusalem's Palestinians

Palestine

Christianity's holiest site closed in protest

Leaders of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre - believed to be the crucifixion and resurrection site of Jesus Christ - are angry at proposed tax plans for church-owned properties.

Jerusalem

Arab MPs ejected after protesting Pence Knesset speech

Arab Knesset members stage a protest against US decision to declare Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Arab MPs ejected after protesting Pence Knesset speech

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank

Ahmad Salim, 24, was hit by Israeli fire on Monday in the town of Jayous, east of Qalqilya.

Palestinian killed by Israeli forces east of Qalqilyah

Mahmoud Abbas

PA's Abbas rebukes Trump over 'slap of the century'

PA leader says the US president's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital will never be accepted.

Mahmoud Abbas slams Trump over 'slap of the century'

Palestine

Arab League aims to nullify Trump's Jerusalem move

Arab foreign ministers push for UN resolution recognising a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

Arab League aims to nullify Trump's Jerusalem move

Palestine

Protests against Greek Orthodox head over land deals

Angry scenes in Bethlehem as Theophilos III's convoy is pelted with eggs over alleged role in sale of land to Israelis.

Reporter's Notebook

The master artist preserving Jerusalem's history

Shehab Kawasmi decided to dedicate his life work to depict the rich history of his beloved city of Jerusalem.

The master artist preserving Jerusalem's history

Jerusalem

Hamas leader warns against US 'deal of the century'

Hamas leader says US has proposed Abu Dis as capital of a future Palestinian state instead of East Jerusalem.

Ismail Haniya warns against US 'deal of the century'

Jerusalem

Monument of the past: Jordan's relationship with Jerusalem

In 1965, King Hussein wanted to make a material statement regarding Jordan’s sovereignty over East Jerusalem. After declaring it to be the Hashemite Kingdom’s second capital, he decided to build a vacation residence on the summit of Tell el-Ful.

Jerusalem

Jerusalem: Competing claims over a contested city

With holy sites for each Abrahamic faith within a couple hundred metres of one another, the story of Jerusalem has long been one of competing claims and shared history.

Jerusalem

Teen becomes 15th Palestinian killed since Trump move

Mohammed Sami al-Dahdouh was shot in Gaza protesting Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital.

Palestinian youth wounded in anti-Trump protest dies