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In-depth: From Sheikh Jarrah to Damascus Gate, Palestinians face a battle to protect their presence in Jerusalem.

A Palestinian man, accused of a drive-by shooting has been arrested by Israel after three days on the run.

Israeli army kills Palestinian teen in West Bank

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Israeli army kills Palestinian teen in West Bank

The Israeli army has shot and killed a 16-year-old teenager near the West Bank city of Nablus, the Palestinian health ministry said.

Israel president eyes new candidate to form government

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Israel president eyes new candidate to form government

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin has met with party leaders to determine if any lawmaker can form a government, despite voicing doubt about ...

UN calls for new  Palestinian election date

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UN calls for new  Palestinian election date

UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Tor Wennesland, said he understood the disappointment of the many Palestinians. 

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EU's Borrell slams Palestinian poll delay

The EU foreign policy chief called for Israel to allow Palestinians living in annexed east Jerusalem to vote.

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Hamas warns against expected postponement of Palestinian elections

Hamas has warned President Mahmoud Abbas against an expected postponement of the first Palestinian elections in 15 years, also refusing to ...

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Palestinians plan to call off elections: Egyptian officials

Palestinians are planning to call off its first elections in 15 years, according to Egyptian officials.

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Israel committing 'crime of apartheid' against Palestinians: HRW

Israel is committing the crime of 'apartheid' by seeking to maintain 'domination' over Palestinians and its own Arab population, a new HRW ...

Palestinian leadership to meet Thursday to discuss postponing elections

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Palestinian leadership to meet Thursday to discuss postponing elections

Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh said the elections would be discussed when representatives of all the main factions meet on Thursday.

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Gaza's hospitals pushed to limit as Covid cases soar

Gaza's main coronavirus treatment facility, located in Khan Yunis, cautions that oxygen supplies are being depleted fast.

Ten Palestinians arrested as protesters decry Israeli-imposed Jerusalem restrictions

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Ten Palestinians arrested as protesters decry Israeli-imposed Jerusalem restrictions

Israeli police fired tear gas at Palestinians who gathered in protest against restrictions imposed during Ramadan.

US voices condemnation of Jerusalem violence

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US voices condemnation of Jerusalem violence

A spokesperson for the US state department has spoken out against the violence in Jerusalem that has left scores of Palestinians injured.

Jerusalem: Scores of Palestinians wounded after Jewish extremist assault

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Jerusalem: Scores of Palestinians wounded after Jewish extremist assault

Far-right Jewish extremists pledged to 'burn Arabs' and 'bury them alive' in a march organised to 'reclaim Jerusalem' from Palestinians.

Inside the origins and evolution of traditional Palestinian costume

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Inside the origins and evolution of traditional Palestinian costume

Book Club: Hanan Karaman Munayyer’s latest book explores the history, tradition, and significance of traditional Palestinian costume as a ...

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Hamas warns against delaying next month's Palestinian election

Any delay to next month's elections will complicate reconciliation efforts between the two main Palestinian factions, a top Hamas leader said.

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Jordan hands Palestinians papers to help stop Jerusalem explusions

Jordan handed the Palestinian Authority documents intended to help prevent Israel from expelling Palestinian families in Jerusalem.

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Yemen's Mahra: An oasis of calm threatened by instability

In-depth: Yemen's most isolated province has largely been spared the horrors of war, but it now faces destabilisation due to a ...

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How UNRWA became a battleground for Palestinian rights

In-depth: Deeply intertwined with the history of the Palestinian struggle, the UN agency has faced defunding and political delegitimisation in a ...

Israel interrogates Al-Aqsa Mosque director amid 'Ramadan harassment'

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Israel interrogates Al-Aqsa Mosque director amid 'Ramadan harassment'

Sheikh Omar Al-Kiswani, the director of Al-Aqsa Mosque, was summoned and interrogated by Israeli intelligence.

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Jordan slams Israel’s ‘silencing’ of Jerusalem Muslim prayer call

Jordan has condemned Israel for stopping the Muslim call to prayer at Al-Aqsa Mosque on Tuesday.

American activist, ex-justice official Ramsey Clark dies at 93

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American activist, ex-justice official Ramsey Clark dies at 93

Ramsey Clark, described as a defender of 'Palestinian and human rights' and an opponent of US wars with Iraq, died aged 93 on Saturday.

Video shows Israeli police beating lawmaker at protest

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Video shows Israeli police beating lawmaker at protest

A video has surfaced of Israeli police attacking an Israeli lawmaker at a protest against evictions in east Jerusalem.

Egypt, Uganda sign security agreement as Sisi warns Ethiopia

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Egypt, Uganda sign security agreement as Sisi warns Ethiopia

Egypt and Uganda have signed an agreement to share military intelligence as President Sisi warned Ethiopia following the failure of talks on its ...

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