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US and Palestinians clash over US plan for peace with Israel

The Palestinians pre-emptively rejected any peace proposal floated by the Trump administration amid concerns it would fall far below their hopes for an independent state in the West Bank, east Jerusalem — which they want as their capital — and Gaza, lands captured by Israel in the 1967 war.

US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DC

The move triggered a major rift in US-Palestinian relations that threatened to scuttle President Donald Trump's ambitious effort to broker Mideast peace before it ever got off the ground.


The promise of a chosen people

There exists an idea of Israel which is an alternative to the past and present of the Jewish-Palestinian relationship — and an augury of a different future

Israel threatens Hamas: We will teach you a lesson very soon if you do not learn

Over the past month, tensions have risen in and around Gaza after more than a year of relative calm following a major Israeli confrontation with Hamas in November 2012.

Israel to free first group of Palestinian prisoners ahead of peace talks

Most of the inmates as published by Israel Prisons Authority,were jailed between 1985 and 1994.