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Palestinian PM willing to quit if president Abbas wishes

Palestinian PM willing to quit if president Abbas wishes

Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah on Monday offered to resign, his spokesman said, amid efforts by president Mahmud Abbas to form a new government

UN condemns 'stoning attack' on Palestinian PM

UN condemns 'stoning attack' on Palestinian PM

The UN on Thursday condemned the throwing of stones at the Palestinian prime minister on Christmas Day, allegedly by Israeli settlers in the occupied West Bank, calling it "absolutely unacceptable".

Palestinian PM meets chairman of Gaza Committee in Qatar

Palestinian PM meets chairman of Gaza Committee in Qatar

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on Thursday met Chairman of the Qatari Committee for Reconstruction of Gaza, Ambassador Mohamed Ismail al-Emadi.

Hamas names suspect in bomb attack on prime minister

Hamas names suspect in bomb attack on prime minister

Hamas on Wednesday named a fugitive suspect in a bomb attack on Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah, two days after the Islamist movement itself was accused of the Gaza attack.

Blast targets Palestinian PM's convoy during rare Gaza visit

Blast targets Palestinian PM's convoy during rare Gaza visit

Rami Hamdallah was not injured in the explosion, which occurred shortly after his convoy entered the territory run by Hamas, a security source in the convoy said.

Palestinian PM leaves Gaza after reconciliation visit

Palestinian PM leaves Gaza after reconciliation visit

Hamas agreed to hand over power to a unity government last month and Rami Hamdallah's visit, the first since 2015, saw his ministers take control of ministries in Gaza.

Palestinian PM to visit Gaza for reconciliation efforts

Palestinian PM to visit Gaza for reconciliation efforts

The visit follows concessions by Hamas after discussions with Egypt, which has urged it to take steps towards reconciliation with Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas's Fatah, based in the occupied West Bank.

European migrant crisis worsens

European migrant crisis worsens

The European Union says the scale of migration, driven by war, disaster and poverty, has no parallel since the end of World War II