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In return for annexing Palestinian territories, Israel could transfer other lands to PA control, US negotiators have reportedly suggested.

Israeli authorities are promoting 'law of the jungle' with their illegal plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, Amnesty International warned on Tuesday.

Americans who know about Israeli annexation are 'against it'

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Americans who know about Israeli annexation are 'against it'

Most of the 2,395 American adults polled in March who were aware of Israel's plan viewed it as "too favourable toward Israel".

Israel defence minister warns Hamas against annexation retaliation

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Israel defence minister warns Hamas against annexation retaliation

Alternate Israeli Prime Minister threatened Hamas and Hezbollah over the illegal annexation of the occupied West Bank.

Rights groups slam UK ‘lacklustre’ response to Israeli annexation

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Rights groups slam UK ‘lacklustre’ response to Israeli annexation

A coalition of rights groups has slammed the United Kingdom’s response to Israel's planned annexation as “lacklustre”.

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Israel's 'unlawful' annexation map not yet drawn out: report

The final maps for Israeli annexation have not yet been drawn, a report suggest, days ahead of the planned move.

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Mossad chief 'secretly' meets King Abdullah in Jordan

The head of Israel's Mossad made a secret trip to Jordan to meet King Abdullah.

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True to form, Israel will execute annexation in stages

Comment: Colonising Palestinian territories little by little is a tried tested formula that helps Israel avoid accountability. Annexation is no ...

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TripAdvisor must vacate illegal Israeli settlements: Amnesty

With a 'sharp increase' in Israeli settlement expansion underway, Amnesty has called on the holiday booking site to not 'legitimise settlements ...

Israeli authorities force Palestinian out of his home

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Israeli authorities force Palestinian out of his home

Palestinian resident of a village nearby Bethlehem, Bassam Ghnaim, was forced out of his own land by Israel.

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Israeli demolitions in Palestine 'increase by 250 percent': UN

The weekly average of Israeli demolitions in the occupied West Bank has increased by 250 percent, the United Nations has warned.

Israeli annexation may happen in 'stages': Netanyahu

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Israeli annexation may happen in 'stages': Netanyahu

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly said annexation will not happen all at once.

Israel detains Palestinians during West Bank raids

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Israel detains Palestinians during West Bank raids

Israeli forces detained at least seven Palestinians during raids across the West Bank.

Fears grow for Egypt's political prisoners as Covid-19 surges

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Fears grow for Egypt's political prisoners as Covid-19 surges

Fears grow for political prisoners in Egypt's jails as Covid-19 spreads amid deplorable conditions.

Israeli police detain dozens of Palestinians in overnight raids

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Israeli police detain dozens of Palestinians in overnight raids

Israeli police detained dozens of Palestinians during raids, the majority in occupied East Jerusalem.

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Israeli forces beat, detain Palestinian journalist in occupied Jerusalem

Israeli forces detained Ahmad Kamal Hababa, a Palestinian journalist with Palestine TV, taking him to an unknown location.

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Israel prevents restoration work at Palestine's historic Ibrahimi Mosque

Israeli authorities prevented construction works inside the Ibrahimi Mosque in occupied Hebron.

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Indian doctor 'turns away' Muslim patients amid coronavirus pandemic

A doctor in the Mathura area of Uttar Pradesh, India, reportedly turned away Muslim patients, saying: "We will treat only Hindus, not ...

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Israel arrests five Palestinians in occupied East Jerusalem raid

Israel raided the neighbourhood of Issawiya and arrested five Palestinians on Tuesday morning, reports confirmed.

Coronavirus highlights desperate plight of prisoners in Syria's jails

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Coronavirus highlights desperate plight of prisoners in Syria's jails

Fears grow for the tens of thousands of prisoners languishing in Syrian regime jails as the coronavirus spreads through the war-torn country.

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How Palestine's Red Crescent is taking charge of Covid-19

The New Arab's series 'Together Against Coronavirus' looks at how NGOs in the Middle East and beyond are tackling Covid-19

Israeli soldiers 'spreading coronavirus' by 'spitting at Palestinian homes'

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Israeli soldiers 'spreading coronavirus' by 'spitting at Palestinian homes'

Occupying Israeli forces were caught spitting on the doors of Palestinian homes, cars and shops.

Israeli settlers attack Palestinian youth club in occupied Hebron

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Israeli settlers attack Palestinian youth club in occupied Hebron

A youth club was attacked by Israeli settlers overnight until locals dispersed them.

Israeli settlers vandalise cemetery in occupied West Bank

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Israeli settlers vandalise cemetery in occupied West Bank

Israeli settlers stormed and damaged tombstones in a cemetery in Nablus.

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