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Israeli forces kill two Gazans during border protest

Israeli forces kill two Gazans during border protest

Israeli forces killed two Palestinian men on Friday and wounded 55 others taking part in weekly protests along the fortified Israel-Gaza border, the Palestinian health ministry said.

Qatar reiterates Golan belongs to Syria and is Israel-occupied

Qatar reiterates Golan belongs to Syria and is Israel-occupied

Qatar stressed Friday its position that Golan Heights is an occupied Arab land, and strongly rejected any attempts to undermine international resolutions which confirm that Golan belongs to Syria and is occupied by Israel.

Two Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border clashes

Two Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border clashes

Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire in renewed clashes along the Gaza border Friday, the health ministry in the enclave said.

UN rights body calls for halt to Israeli expansion in Syrian Golan

UN rights body calls for halt to Israeli expansion in Syrian Golan

The UN Human Rights Council on Friday criticised Israeli settlement expansion in the occupied Syrian Golan Heights a day after US President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Israeli sovereignty over the disputed territory.

Iran warns of firm response if Israel acts against its oil shipments

Iran warns of firm response if Israel acts against its oil shipments

Iran will respond firmly to any Israeli naval action against its oil shipments, Iran's defence minister said on Wednesday, in comments that came a week after Israel's prime minister said its navy could act against Iranian oil "smuggling" to enforce US sanctions.

Palestinian dies two weeks after shot in Gaza clashes: ministry

Palestinian dies two weeks after shot in Gaza clashes: ministry

A Palestinian shot by Israeli forces in clashes on the Gaza border nearly two weeks ago has succumbed to his wounds, the enclave's health ministry said Tuesday.

Palestinian wounded in Israel border clashes dies: Gaza ministry

Palestinian wounded in Israel border clashes dies: Gaza ministry

A Palestinian wounded last month during clashes on the Israel-Gaza border succumbed to his wounds on Monday, the health ministry in the Palestinian enclave said.

Palestinian president appoints ally Shtayyeh as new PM

Palestinian president appoints ally Shtayyeh as new PM

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has chosen his close adviser Mohammad Shtayyeh to be the new prime minister, the Palestinian news agency WAFA reported on Sunday.

Palestinians defy Israeli closure plan to pray at Al-Aqsa site

Palestinians defy Israeli closure plan to pray at Al-Aqsa site

Palestinians prayed at a building in the Al-Aqsa mosque compound Friday, defying Israeli efforts to bar access to that part of the flashpoint holy site.

Qatar condemns Israel's repressive policies in Jerusalem

Qatar condemns Israel's repressive policies in Jerusalem

Qatar has strongly condemned the oppressive policies that the Israeli occupation forces continue to exercise in occupied Jerusalem and the holy Haram al-Sharif, the latest of which was the blatant assault on the sanctity of worshippers and the closing of the door of mercy.

Israeli gunfire kills Gaza teens during border protests

Israeli gunfire kills Gaza teens during border protests

Israeli troops shot dead two Palestinian teenagers including a 14-year-old boy during Gaza border protests on Friday, Palestinian health officials said.

Palestinian woman shot dead by Israeli police

Palestinian woman shot dead by Israeli police

A Palestinian woman tried to stab Israeli guards at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Jerusalem on Wednesday, Israeli police said, with Palestinian officials reporting she was shot dead.