Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022

Israel Palestine conflict


Israel rebuffs U.S. call for West Bank tactics review

September 08, 2022 11:09 am

Washington says it will urge Israel to review rules of engagement practices after its military concluded that Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was likely shot unintentionally by an Israeli soldier.

Explained: Palestinian Islamic Jihad, the group that signed a fragile truce with Israel

August 11, 2022 6:09 pm

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad is a militant faction designated as a terrorist organization by the US, Israel, and the EU. Unlike the Hamas, the group is smaller in size.

Israeli forces kill two gunmen in W.Bank clash, strike boat off Gaza

July 24, 2022 4:58 pm

Israeli forces have stepped up raids in recent months in the West Bank after men from the area carried out deadly street attacks in Israel. The Western-backed Palestinian Authority regularly condemns such incursions.

Israel army raids West Bank town as tensions soar

April 10, 2022 10:47 pm

Tensions between Israelis and Palestinians have been running high in recent days. Israeli forces have carried out fresh raids in the West Bank after a spate of recent deadly attacks.

Israeli forces kill Palestinian militant in West Bank clash

April 10, 2022 2:26 pm

The Palestinian Health Ministry said 13 people were wounded in Saturday's exchange of fire in the city of Jenin.

In life, they showed Israel’s breadth. in death, they were victims.

March 31, 2022 8:53 pm

The situation is not comparable to the second Palestinian uprising, or intifada, which left 1,000 Israelis and at least 3,000 Palestinians dead from 2000 to 2005, said Avi Dichter, a former director of the Israeli domestic intelligence agency, the Shin Bet.

After Israel attacks, sidelined Palestinian issue reemerges

March 31, 2022 1:10 pm

Instead of seeking a partition deal with the Palestinians, Israel aims to keep things quiet by taking steps to improve the Palestinian economy and reduce frictions.

Israeli forces kill 2 Palestinian attackers: Israeli officials

March 08, 2022 7:10 am

Israel captured East Jerusalem, including the Old City, in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed it in a move not recognised internationally. Peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians broke down in 2014.

Israel can become a 'potential ally' if Palestinian conflict resolved: Saudi crown prince

March 03, 2022 7:43 pm

"We look at Israel as a potential ally but before that it should solve its problems with the Palestinians," Saudi state-news agency SPA cited Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman as saying.

Amnesty accuses Israel of enforcing 'apartheid' on Palestinians

February 01, 2022 7:37 pm

The London-based rights group said its findings were based on research and legal analysis in a 211-page report into Israeli seizure of Palestinian land and property, unlawful killings, forcible transfer of people and denial of citizenship.


Palestine marks sombre Eid in Israel conflict shadow

May 13, 2021 7:47 pm

This year, Palestinians are celebrating Eid amid the most deadly violence since the 2014 war, which saw the deaths of dozens.