Reporter's Notebook

Shooting Jerusalem: Life in a segregated city

Filmmaker reflects on the making of his documentary and his bid to find out what it means to live in and identify with the city of Jerusalem.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Reports of ceasefire in Gaza as death toll reaches 32

Israel pounds Gaza for a second day in most violent assault in months as UN envoy heads to Cairo for mediation talks.

Israeli attacks: All the latest updates

Opinion

Palestinians need justice before peace

In Palestine, 'peace' has become a euphemism for the prolongation of the status quo and the Israeli occupation.

Mariam Barghouti

by Mariam Barghouti

Mariam Barghouti

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israeli forces kill top Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza air raid

Killing of Bahaa Abu al-Ata in Gaza comes as Palestinian group says its political leader was also targeted in Damascus.

Gaza

Who was slain Islamic Jihad commander Bahaa Abu al-Ata?

The 42-year-old was killed in an Israeli air raid on his home in Gaza that also killed his wife.

Who was slain Islamic Jihad commander Bahaa Abu al-Ata?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian man in occupied West Bank

It was not immediately clear if man took part in protests marking Yasser Arafat's 15th death anniversary.

Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian man in occupied West Bank

Israel

Israel's top court upholds deportation of senior HRW official

Supreme court rules to expel Omar Shakir over his alleged support for promoting boycotts of Israel.

Israel's top court upholds deportation of senior HRW official

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israeli air raids in Gaza kill Palestinian, wound two

Pre-dawn attacks in the besieged coastal enclave hit several sites affiliated with Hamas, local media reports.

Israeli air raids in Gaza kill Palestinian, wound two

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel arrests Palestinian leftist figure Khalida Jarrar

Former legislator Jarrar was arrested by dozens of Israeli soldiers at her Ramallah home in the occupied West Bank.

Israel arrests Palestinian leftist figure Khalida Jarrar

Sport

Saudi football team criticised for occupied West Bank match

Activists decry kingdom's decision to request permits from Israeli government for match against Palestine in al-Ram.

Saudi football team criticised for occupied West Bank match

REWIND

Uncomfortably Numb: Inside Gaza's Opioid Addiction Crisis

In Palestine, the struggle to cope with the Israeli occupation leads many to become addicted to prescription drugs.

Opinion

Palestinians need to learn from South Africa's mistakes

Palestinians who look up to post-apartheid South Africa have to critically examine its many failures.

Ramzy Baroud

by Ramzy Baroud

Ramzy Baroud

AJ Impact

Palestinians to resume taking tax money collected by Israel

Deal between PA and Israeli ministers seems to ease Ramallah's financial woes, though prisoner stipend dispute remains.

Palestinians to resume taking tax money collected by Israel

Gaza

Israeli forces kill Palestinian protester in Gaza, wound dozens

Health ministry says 28-year-old Palestinian killed and 54 others wounded by Israeli forces during weekly protests.

Israeli forces kill Palestinian protester in Gaza, wound dozens

Interactive

Interactive: How does your country vote at the UN?

We visualised 1.2 million votes at the UN since 1946. What do you think are the biggest issues facing the world today?

Interactive: How does your country vote at the UN?