Palestinian shot dead by Israeli military at West Bank settlement

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli military at West Bank settlement

A Palestinian assailant was shot dead on Wednesday after stabbing a security guard at the entrance to a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, the Israeli military said.

Israel proposes 500 new settlement homes near Jerusalem

Israel proposes 500 new settlement homes near Jerusalem

Jerusalem's municipality has proposed building 500 more housing units in an area of the city annexed by Israel after the 1967 Middle East war, a settlement monitoring group said on Wednesday.

Israeli troops kill suspected assailant in West Bank

Israeli troops kill suspected assailant in West Bank

Israeli troops shot dead a suspected Palestinian assailant at the entrance to the West Bank village of Silwad on Friday, the army said.