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US says Palestinian unity govt must recognise Israel

US says Palestinian unity govt must recognise Israel

A Hamas official immediately rejected the comments as "blatant interference" in Palestinian affairs, but did not say directly whether the group planned to comply with any of the demands.

US withdraws from Unesco over 'anti-Israel bias'

US withdraws from Unesco over 'anti-Israel bias'

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Washington would establish an "observer mission" to replace its representation at the Paris-based agency.

Gaza Instagram stars want world to get the picture

Gaza Instagram stars want world to get the picture

They may not be able to leave Gaza without Israeli or Egyptian permission, but their photos can.

Hamas says deal reached in Palestinian reconciliation

Hamas says deal reached in Palestinian reconciliation

Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah have reached agreement on aspects of their bid to end a decade-long split during talks mediated by Egypt in Cairo, officials said on Thursday.

Palestinian government meets in Gaza for first time since 2014

Palestinian government meets in Gaza for first time since 2014

The Palestinian cabinet met in Gaza on Tuesday for the first time since 2014 in a further step towards the internationally recognised Palestinian Authority (PA) retaking control of the territory.

Interpol approves Palestinian membership bid

Interpol approves Palestinian membership bid

Interpol approved the Palestinian application along with a bid by the Solomon Islands during its annual general assembly in Beijing.

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis at settlement

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis at settlement

The attack, which came as US envoy Jason Greenblatt was in Jerusalem for talks on relaunching the moribund Middle East peace process, drew condemnation from Israeli officials.

Palestinian PM to visit Gaza for reconciliation efforts

Palestinian PM to visit Gaza for reconciliation efforts

Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah will travel to Gaza on October 2 as part of a fresh push to end a decade-long split between Fatah and Hamas, which runs the enclave, his government said Monday.

Sara Netanyahu may face indictment - attorney general

Sara Netanyahu may face indictment - attorney general

The justice ministry said the attorney general was considering prosecuting Sara Netanyahu for offences that include fraudulently procuring items, fraud and breach of trust.

Israeli airstrike hits Syria target linked to chemical weapons

Israeli airstrike hits Syria target linked to chemical weapons

The Syrian army statement said the airstrike killed two people and caused material damage near the town of Masyaf and warned against the "dangerous repercussions of this aggressive action to the security and stability of the region".

Palestinian family evicted from Jerusalem home of 50 years

Palestinian family evicted from Jerusalem home of 50 years

The Shamasneh family has for years been fighting a court battle against Jewish claimants who said that the building was their family property.

Israel suspends decision to bar Al Jazeera journalist

Israel suspends decision to bar Al Jazeera journalist

Israel on Wednesday backtracked from a decision to revoke the accreditation of an Al Jazeera journalist, saying he explained that comments he made last year did not amount to support for Palestinian violence.