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Court doubles sentence of Israeli policeman who killed Palestinian

Court doubles sentence of Israeli policeman who killed Palestinian

Israel's top court on Sunday doubled the prison sentence of a police officer who shot dead a Palestinian teenager in 2014, an incident documented by video footage.

Palestinian PM calls to protect Palestinians from brutality of Israeli occupation

Palestinian PM calls to protect Palestinians from brutality of Israeli occupation

The Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on Sunday called on the countries of the world to take coordinated measures to protect the Palestinian civilians from Israeli occupation ...

Israeli strike kills 2 Hamas militants in Gaza

Israeli strike kills 2 Hamas militants in Gaza

An Israeli strike on Tuesday killed two militants of the Gaza Strip's ruling Hamas movement after shots were fired at soldiers, Gazan and Israeli officials said.

Two hurt as Israel hits Gaza targets over 'arson balloons'

Two hurt as Israel hits Gaza targets over 'arson balloons'

An Israeli drone attacked a Palestinian militant base in the northern Gaza Strip on Sunday, moderately injuring two people, security officials in the Hamas-ruled territory said.

Palestinian teen dies of wounds from border clash

Palestinian teen dies of wounds from border clash

A Palestinian teen died of his wounds Saturday a day after he was shot by Israeli troops during clashes on the Gaza border, the territory's Hamas-run health ministry said.

Tens of thousands to protest Israel's Jewish nation law in Tel Aviv

Tens of thousands to protest Israel's Jewish nation law in Tel Aviv

A massive rally against a new law that declares Israel the exclusive homeland of Jewish people is set to draw tens of thousands in Tel Aviv on Saturday.

Israel intercepts second Gaza-bound activist boat

Israel intercepts second Gaza-bound activist boat

The Israeli navy intercepted a Swedish-flagged activist boat bent on breaching its more than decade-long blockade of Gaza, the second in less than a week, the military said on Saturday.

Seized Gaza ship captain accuses Israel of breaking international law

Seized Gaza ship captain accuses Israel of breaking international law

The captain of a Norwegian boat carrying pro-Palestinian activists en route to Gaza has accused Israeli authorities of violating the law by boarding the vessel in international waters ...

Israel MPs to debate divisive Jewish nation law next week

Israel MPs to debate divisive Jewish nation law next week

Israeli MPs are to return from summer recess next week to discuss mounting criticism of a new law proclaiming the country the nation state of the Jewish people, parliament said Tuesday.

Palestinian teen says no regrets after release from Israeli prison

Palestinian teen says no regrets after release from Israeli prison

Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi said Monday she was deeply changed by her eight-month sentence in an Israeli jail for slapping two soldiers, but does not regret any of her actions.

Israel navy intercepts activist boat trying to break Gaza blockade

Israel navy intercepts activist boat trying to break Gaza blockade

Israel's navy on Sunday intercepted a Norwegian-flagged activist boat trying to break its more than decade-long blockade of the Gaza Strip, the military and activists said.

Gaza teen dies of wounds from Israeli border fire

Gaza teen dies of wounds from Israeli border fire

A Gaza teenager died of his wounds on Saturday after being shot by Israeli troops during protests along the border, the health ministry in the Hamas-run Palestinian territory said.