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The PLO has urged action against Israel to stop constructing settlements in occupied East Jerusalem.

Occupying Israeli forces shot at Palestinians in occupied Jenin and destroyed a checkpoint on their way out.

Israeli forces shoot at, arrest Palestinians in West Bank

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Israeli forces shoot at, arrest Palestinians in West Bank

At least five Palestinians were detained and two injured by Israeli forces.

Daytime rocket attack hits Baghdad as Iran FM visits

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Daytime rocket attack hits Baghdad as Iran FM visits

The attack took place in the searing afternoon heat as Iran's top diplomat held back-to-back meetings with senior Iraqi officials nearby.

EU launches West Bank infrastructure project in anti-annexation push

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EU launches West Bank infrastructure project in anti-annexation push

The EU, PA and Denmark agreed the fifth installation of a €15.2 million project to build schools, water networks and other vital infrastructure ...

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Gantz may 'veto' Israel's West Bank annexation plans

Benny Gantz, who has disapproved of the unilateral annexation of the occupied West Bank will be given extra powers to veto in a new agreement.

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Israel to build 164 illegal settler homes in Bethlehem

Israel is set to build 164 illegal settler units in the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem.

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US urging Israeli land transfers to 'offset' annexation: report

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

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'Law of the jungle': Amnesty slams Israel's annexation plans

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

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".

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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”.

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

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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.

Mossad chief 'secretly' meets King Abdullah in Jordan

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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.

True to form, Israel will execute annexation in stages

Ali Adam

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 by doing business in them'.

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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.

Diana Alghoul

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.

Jan-Peter Westad

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.

Israeli forces beat, detain Palestinian journalist in occupied 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.

Israel prevents restoration work at Palestine's historic Ibrahimi Mosque

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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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