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Trump sparks firestorm by recognising Jerusalem

Trump sparks firestorm by recognising Jerusalem

Donald Trump's defiant move -- making good on a pledge made during his 2016 presidential campaign -- ends seven decades of US ambiguity on the status of the Holy City, which is claimed by both Israelis and Palestinians.

Women march through desert for Israeli-Palestinian peace

Women march through desert for Israeli-Palestinian peace

The women, many of them dressed in white, descended through the arid hills leading to the river, where they erected a "peace tent".

Trump: Israelis, Palestinians appear willing to make peace deal

Trump: Israelis, Palestinians appear willing to make peace deal

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he believes Israelis and Palestinians are both willing to make a peace deal, adding that he does not think it will be as difficult as people thought.

Palestinian leader Abbas says Trump brings hope for 'peace'

Palestinian leader Abbas says Trump brings hope for 'peace'

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas said on Thursday he hopes recent meetings with US President Donald Trump's team lead to "peace" between Israelis and Palestinians.

Hollande postpones Middle East conference to summer

Hollande postpones Middle East conference to summer

French President Francois Hollande said an international conference due in late May in Paris to relaunch peace talks between Palestinians and Israelis had been postponed but would take place this summer.

10 Israelis detained at pro-Palestinian protest in Hebron

10 Israelis detained at pro-Palestinian protest in Hebron

Troops detained 10 Israelis on Saturday as they joined a commemoration in the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron for 29 Palestinian worshippers killed by a Jewish extremist in 1994.