Middle East

In Gaza, grief and pain for slain 'angel of mercy' paramedic

An Israeli sniper shot and killed medical volunteer Razan al-Najjar as she tried to evacuate a wounded protester.

Middle East

Israeli forces kill Palestinian in occupied West Bank

Israeli army says man tried to run them over, while witnesses reportedly say he didn't hear commands to stop his vehicle

Israeli forces kill Palestinian in occupied West Bank

In the Field

Daily life in Gaza: 'There is no future in this place'

Gaza residents give an insight into their daily lives under Israel's siege.

Gaza

US isolated as UN proposal to condemn Hamas voted down

UN Security Council resoundingly rejects US-drafted resolution criticising Hamas over recent Gaza violence.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

After embassy move, Trump weighs Jerusalem consulate changes

This move could suggest placing the Palestinian Authority under Israel's jurisdiction.

After embassy move, Trump weighs Jerusalem consulate changes

Inside Story

Will the Hamas-Israel ceasefire hold?

The Gaza Strip has witnessed the worst fighting between Israel and Palestinian armed groups in nearly four years.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Kuwait seeks UN support for Palestinian protection

Draft resolution circulated at the UNSC calls for safety guarantees for the Palestinian civilian population.

Kuwait proposes 'international protection' for Palestinians

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Hamas-Israel ceasefire holds after night of violence

Palestinian faction says it has agreed to a ceasefire with Israel to end largest flare-up of violence since 2014 war.

Hamas-Israel ceasefire holds after night of violence

Gaza

Israel intercepts Gaza boat after setting sail to break blockade

Vessel carrying Palestinian patients, students and activists was captured by Israeli warships and taken to Ashdod port.

Israel intercepts Gaza boat after setting sail to break blockade

Croatia

Croatia rejects extradition of suspect in Hamas engineer killing

Croatia top court blocks extradition of a Bosnian man accused of killing Hamas member Mohammed al-Zawari in Tunisia.

Croatia rejects extradition of suspect in Hamas engineer killing

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinian medics struggle to provide healthcare amid attacks

Occupied Territories experience second-highest number of attacks on health workers after Syria.

Palestinian medics struggle to provide healthcare amid attacks

Gaza

Flotilla carrying Gaza wounded set for bid to break Israeli siege

Two boats aim to defy the Israeli blockade as thousands of Palestinians wounded by the Israeli snipers in recent protests struggle for help.

Opinion

What can Palestinians expect from the ICC?

The International Criminal Court has become a court of last resort for Palestinians.

Nada Kiswanson

by Nada Kiswanson

Nada Kiswanson

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

One family, three women, 70 years in exile

The collective story of being a female Palestinian refugee in Lebanon as seen through the lives of a family of women.

One family, three women, 70 years in exile

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel kills three Palestinians in Gaza tank shelling

Israeli military and Palestinian sources say Israeli soldiers targeted an observation post.

Israel kills three Palestinians in Gaza tank shelling