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Israeli forces evict settlers in West Bank land dispute case

Israeli forces evict settlers in West Bank land dispute case

Israeli security forces on Tuesday began evicting Jewish settlers from 15 homes which Israel's highest court ruled were built illegally on privately-owned Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank.

Israel says troops kill Palestinian trying to ram them with car

Israel says troops kill Palestinian trying to ram them with car

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian who tried to ram his car into them in the occupied West Bank on Saturday, the Israeli military said.

Amir meets Turkish president

Amir meets Turkish president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met in Istanbul on Friday evening with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sideline of the Emergency Summit ...

Qatar signs deal to donate $50mn to UNRWA

Qatar signs deal to donate $50mn to UNRWA

Qatar signed on Wednesday an agreement with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) to donate $50mn to protect Palestinian refugees' access to basic education in 2018.

Palestinian lecturer shot dead in Malaysia, Israeli Mossad blamed

Palestinian lecturer shot dead in Malaysia, Israeli Mossad blamed

A Palestinian specialist in energy sciences and a lecturer of a private university in Kuala Lumpur was shot dead near his house early Saturday. His family accused the Israeli Mossad of being behind what it said was an assassination.

Over 160 settlers break into Al-Aqsa Mosque

Over 160 settlers break into Al-Aqsa Mosque

More than 160 settlers broke into Al-Aqsa Mosque from al-Maghareba gate, heavily guarded by the Israeli occupation forces.

Clashes erupt on Israel-Gaza border

Clashes erupt on Israel-Gaza border

Clashes erupted along the Gaza-Israel border as thousands of protesters gathered for a third consecutive Friday, AFP journalists said.

Israeli troops wound 13 on Gaza border, day after deadly protest

Israeli troops wound 13 on Gaza border, day after deadly protest

Israeli troops fired warning shots towards Palestinian youths gathered at the Gaza-Israel border on Saturday, wounding 13 people, health officials said.

Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli army

Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli army

A Palestinian man was killed in clashes on Friday with the Israeli army in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian health ministry said.

Abbas, in rare UN speech, calls for Mideast peace conference

Abbas, in rare UN speech, calls for Mideast peace conference

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday called for an international conference to be held by mid-2018 to pave the way for recognition of Palestinian statehood as part of a wider Middle East peace process.

Palestinian protesters disrupt business seminar US helped organise

Palestinian protesters disrupt business seminar US helped organise

Palestinians protesting against US President Donald Trump's policy on Jerusalem halted a US-coordinated Palestinian marketing workshop in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, damaging an American diplomatic vehicle as it sped away.

Amid widespread Palestinian protests Pence visits Western Wall

Amid widespread Palestinian protests Pence visits Western Wall

US Vice President Mike Pence visited Jerusalem's Western Wall on Tuesday while Palestinians held a general strike after denouncing his fervently pro-Israel speech the previous day as "messianic".