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Israeli police forced stormed Silwan and forced Palestinian resident Nidal Salaymeh to tear down his own home.

Miles told the UN that Washington will continue to combat criticisms of Israel's treatment of the Palestinians.

UN, European states call on Israel to halt demolitions

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UN, European states call on Israel to halt demolitions

The UN and European stated called on Israel to halt demolitions of Bedouin settlements in the Jordan Valley.

Is Israel an apartheid state?

Jonathan Kuttab

Is Israel an apartheid state?

Comment: Israel has determined separate and unequal regimes for Israelis and Palestinians, and enshrined them in laws that assert the control of ...

ICC probe is first real test for Biden administration

Muhammad Shehada

ICC probe is first real test for Biden administration

Comment: If he is to rebuild trust with Palestinians, Biden must not stand in the way of the ICC investigation into Israeli war crimes, writes ...

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Israel to demolish 38 Palestinian homes in West Bank

The Jerusalem Planning Board rejected a master plan that would have given construction permits to local residents of al-Walaja, between Jerusalem and Bethlehem.

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EU demands compensation from Israel for demolished West-Bank facilities

The EU is to seek compensation after Israeli forces demolished tents and other Palestinian facilities it funded in a village in the Jordan ...

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Israeli forces displace '74 Palestinians, including 41 minors'

An Israeli rights group said the demolition at Khirbet Humsa was 'unusually broad' amid residents’ fears that Israeli settlers will ...

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Israel destroys West Bank Bedouin village again

Some 60 Palestinian Bedouins, half of them children, were left homeless on Wednesday after Israeli forces demolished their homes.

Amid West Bank demolitions, hundreds of displaced Palestinian children

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Amid West Bank demolitions, hundreds of displaced Palestinian children

Demolitions by Israeli forces increased in 2020, displacing at least 500 children.

Ibrahim Husseini

Doubt and division cast a shadow over Palestinian elections

In-depth: Amid political infighting and public mistrust, Palestinians are sceptical as to whether the first national elections in 15 years will ...

Liberating Palestine: The roadmap to a one-state democracy

Sophia Akram

Liberating Palestine: The roadmap to a one-state democracy

Book Club: Jeff Halper argues that the only way to decolonise Palestine is to dismantle Israeli structures of domination and control and replace ...

Israel orders wave of new house demolitions in Jerusalem

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Israel orders wave of new house demolitions in Jerusalem

Several families in East Jerusalem are at risk of homelessness following the latest demolition orders by Israeli authorities.

Israel and the UAE capitalise as Trump era ends

Nour Odeh

Israel and the UAE capitalise as Trump era ends

Analysis: Fearing a reversal of policies under the Biden administration, Israel and the UAE are exploiting the last days of Trump's presidency ...

Turkey's jailed rights leader Kavala faces new trial

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Turkey's jailed rights leader Kavala faces new trial

Philanthropist Osman Kavala has been jailed since 2017 despite calls for his release from rights groups.

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'Three dead' in building collapse in Egypt

A dilapidated building collapsed in Egypt's Alexandria, killing at least three people.

Daoud Kuttab

What Biden owes the Palestinians

Comment: A permanent settlement of the Israel-Palestine conflict is not yet a lost cause, but it will require courageous and resolute US ...

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Iran-backed militants in Iraq launch 'Sharia youth groups'

'Little known' groups could be linked to the pro-Iran, US-proscribed terrorist organisation Iraqi Hezbollah, posing a 'threat' to the country's ...

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The Iraq Report: Pro-Iran militias emboldened by Biden's victory

While those in official circles are generally in favour of a new US administration under Joe Biden, Iraqi civil society and activists are more ...

The future of EU-Israel relations after Biden's victory

Stasa Salacanin

The future of EU-Israel relations after Biden's victory

Analysis: While there are hopes that Joe Biden will revamp transatlantic ties, the EU needs to find its own voice on the Israeli-Palestinian ...

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Israel 'refuses' Belgium demand to compensate demolished homes

Belgium has asked Israel to compensate for four homes it has demolished in the occupied West Bank.

Iraq's pro-Iran factions see smoother sailing with Biden

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iraq's pro-Iran factions see smoother sailing with Biden

Pro-Tehran factions in Iraq have signalled a positive response to the US election results.

UN condemns Israeli <em>demolition</em> of entire Palestinian village

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UN condemns Israeli demolition of entire Palestinian village

UN Secretary General spokesman Stephane Dujarric has strongly condemned Israel's demolition of the Palestinian village of Homsa ...

Israel demolishes entire Palestinian village in Jordan Valley

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Israel demolishes entire Palestinian village in Jordan Valley

The Israeli army has demolished all of the homes in the Palestinian village of Homsa al-Baqia in the Jordan Valley area of the West Bank, ...

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