Occupied West Bank

Israel warned of 'consequences' over annexation plans

Countries warn Israel that annexing settlements in the occupied West Bank could have 'consequences' for relations.

Egypt, France, Germany and Jordan warn Israel over annexation

Coronavirus pandemic

Palestinians, Israelis face new lockdowns amid coronavirus surge

Easing of restrictions led to a steady uptick in cases in the occupied West Bank and Israel over the past month.

Palestinians, Israelis face new lockdowns amid coronavirus surge

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

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'.

United States

US Democrats, rights groups warn against West Bank annexation

Ocasio-Cortez, Jewish students urge Trump administration to withhold US military aid if Israel annexes the West Bank.

US Democrats, rights groups warn against West Bank annexation

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

Middle East

Israel's annexation plans 'illegal': UN rights chief

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet warned that 'shock waves of annexation will last for decades'.

UN's Michelle Bachelet says Israel's annexation plans 'illegal'

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?

Occupied West Bank

Explainer: Israel's annexation plan for occupied West Bank

Annexation of occupied territory such as West Bank is a major breach of international law, making planned move illegal.

Explainer: Israel's annexation plan for occupied West Bank

Gaza

Two rockets fired from Gaza Strip towards Israel: Army

Incident comes a day after warning that annexation of parts of occupied West Bank would amount to 'declaration of war'.

Two rockets fired from Gaza Strip towards Israel: Army

Palestine

Palestine and Israel: Mapping an annexation

What will the maps of Palestine and Israel look like if Israel illegally annexes the Jordan Valley on July 1?

Palestine and Israel: Mapping an annexation

Israel

Israeli PM announces 'cooperation' with UAE to fight coronavirus

Netanyahu says two countries will soon collaborate in different areas to improve region's health security.

Israeli PM announces 'cooperation' with UAE to fight coronavirus

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.