Gaza

Israel targets Hamas post in new air raids on Gaza Strip

Aerial assault comes after rockets were fired towards Israel from the besieged enclave, Israeli army says.

Israel targets Hamas post in new air raids on Gaza Strip

Occupied West Bank

Rival factions Fatah, Hamas, vow to fight looming annexation

Palestinian groups pledge united campaign against Israel's plans to illegally annex territory in the occupied West Bank.

Rival factions Fatah, Hamas, vow to fight looming annexation

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Global reaction to Israel's imminent annexation plans

Several of Israel's staunchest allies have criticised its annexation plans as jeopardising the status quo.

Global reaction to Israel's imminent annexation plans

Palestine

Israeli annexation a 'final nail in the coffin' of Palestine

Palestinians in Ramallah demonstrate against Israel's plan to annex a third of the occupied West Bank and Jordan Valley.

Israeli annexation a 'final nail in the coffin' of Palestine

Inside Story

Will annexation of the occupied West Bank trigger turmoil?

Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu wants to seize more of the occupied West Bank in line with US 'Middle East plan'.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinian civil society rejects EU's conditional funding

EU's anti-terror clause in its grant proposals is political and 'criminalises' Palestinian resistance, civil groups say.

Palestinian civil society rejects EU's conditional funding

Occupied West Bank

'It will be a disaster': Palestinians prepare for annexation

Palestinian farmers have been able to reclaim some of their land in Jordan Valley, but now they worry about their fate.

'It will be a disaster': Palestinians prepare for annexation

Podcast

How could annexation change the West Bank?

July 1 is a date with the potential to reshape Israel, Palestine, and the rest of the Middle East.

How could annexation change the West Bank?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

'Everyone scared': How Palestinians are preparing for annexation

Israel's land-grab will lead to a 'bottom-up approach' and transform struggle into a revolution, Palestinians say.

United Nations

UN, Arab League call on Israel to drop annexation plans

At Security Council meeting, leaders warn Israel's unilateral action in occupied West Bank threatens peace prospects.

Palestine

'Applying apartheid': Israel annexation plan denounced

Israel's detractors have long labeled it an apartheid state to describe its occupation of Palestinian lands.

Israeli annexation plan draws South Africa apartheid comparisons

Occupied West Bank

Palestinians condemn 'execution' of youth by Israeli forces

Palestinian officials call for international probe as they accuse Israel of preventing medical aid to Ahmed Erekat, 27.

Palestinians condemn 'execution' of youth by Israeli forces

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

European MPs condemn Israel's annexation move

Letter by 1,080 parliamentarians from 25 nations urges leaders to prevent Netanyahu's controversial land seizure.

European MPs condemn Israel's annexation move

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

UN chief Antonio Guterres urges Israel to drop annexation plans

Secretary-general says such a move will be 'devastating' for hopes of fresh talks and an eventual two-state solution.

UN chief Antonio Guterres urges Israel to drop annexation plans

Occupied West Bank

Israeli forces kill Palestinian at occupied West Bank checkpoint

Palestinian official rejects Israeli police allegation that suspect had attempted to run over an officer.

Israeli forces kill Palestinian at occupied West Bank checkpoint