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Israeli police arrest Al Jazeera journalist in Sheikh Jarrah

Israeli police arrest Al Jazeera journalist in Sheikh Jarrah

Israeli police have arrested an Al Jazeera Arabic correspondent covering a demonstration in the occupied East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Sheikh Jarrah, drawing sharp condemnation from press freedom advocates and media watchdogs.

UN Security Council to meet after Gaza destruction

UN Security Council to meet after Gaza destruction

The UN Security Council was due to meet Sunday after Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip killed eight children and demolished a building housing media offices, sparking international outcry.

East Jerusalem hospital fills up after Al-Aqsa clashes

East Jerusalem hospital fills up after Al-Aqsa clashes

Palestinians wounded in clashes with Israeli police at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound have filled the halls of an east Jerusalem hospital, where several had lost an eye after being hit by rubber bullets.

Twenty two killed in Israeli air strikes on Gaza

Twenty two killed in Israeli air strikes on Gaza

Israel launched deadly air strikes on Gaza Monday amid spiralling violence sparked by unrest at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque compound.

UN Chief urges Israel to cease demolitions and evictions

UN Chief urges Israel to cease demolitions and evictions

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expressed his deep concern over the continuing violence in occupied East Jerusalem, as well as the possible evictions of Palestinian families from their homes in the Sheikh Jarrah and Silwan neighborhoods.

Hundreds wounded in weekend of east Jerusalem violence

Hundreds wounded in weekend of east Jerusalem violence

Tensions ran high Sunday in annexed east Jerusalem after hundreds of Palestinians were wounded in a weekend of clashes between protesters and Israeli security forces, sparking global concern that the unrest could spread further.