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

A senior Palestinian official accused Israel of stealing a historical Christian artifact from the West Bank city of Bethlehem.

Fury follows shooting of Palestinian driving to sister’s wedding

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Fury follows shooting of Palestinian driving to sister’s wedding

'The only terrorists are the cowards who shot to kill a beautiful young man and blamed him for it': Palestinians have voiced their outrage over the killing of Ahmed Erekat.

Remembering Qalandia, Jerusalem's stolen airport

Ramona Wadi

Remembering Qalandia, Jerusalem's stolen airport

Comment: If Israel proceeds with settlement expansion at Qalandia, another sliver of Palestinian history will be lost to colonisation, writes ...

Covid-19: A dual punishment for Palestinian and Arab prisoners

A joint call from Arab intellectuals and personalities

Covid-19: A dual punishment for Palestinian and Arab prisoners

Comment: An open letter from more than 150 personalities from the Arab world, calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails ...

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Palestinians accuse Israel of neglecting detainees amid coronavirus pandemic

Hamas is demanding the release of Palestinian prisoners from Israeli prisons, accusing the state of neglecting to protect them from the coronavirus outbreak.

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Israel exploiting coronavirus for settlement expansion, says Palestinian official

Hanan Ashrawi has accused the Israeli government of using the COVID-19 lockdown in the West Bank to expedite annexation of ...

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'Unconscionable': US describes East Jerusalem Palestinians as 'non-Israeli citizens'

The US State Department changed its standard description of East Jerusalem Palestinians from 'Palestinian residents' of the city to 'Arab ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israel votes to withhold $43 million of Palestinian funds

Israel will withhold millions of Palestinian tax funds in a move that is being described as 'blatant theft'.

Family of Palestinian prisoner urges Israel to return body

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Family of Palestinian prisoner urges Israel to return body

The family of Sami Abu Diyak has urged Israel to not withold his body to give him a proper burial.

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Cancer-stricken Palestinian dies in Israeli detention 'after medical negligence'

Palestinian authorities have called for a 'day of rage' after a 36-year-old died in prison after being denied release on humanitarian and ...

Israel shuts Palestinian TV channel, education offices in Jerusalem

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Israel shuts Palestinian TV channel, education offices in Jerusalem

Israeli authorities have shut a string of Palestinian organisations in Jerusalem, including Palestine TV and education offices it accuses of ...

<em>Ashrawi</em> damns Trump's decision to declare Israeli settlements 'legal'

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Ashrawi damns Trump's decision to declare Israeli settlements 'legal'

The US has no right to change international law, Hanan Ashrawi said.

Israeli cable-car project 'defaces Palestinian heriatage' in Jerusalem: Palestinians

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Israeli cable-car project 'defaces Palestinian heriatage' in Jerusalem: Palestinians

Hanan Ashrawi said the controversial Israeli cable car project is an 'obscene violation' of Jerusalem's historic landscape.

Israeli tear gas sets Palestinian factory ablaze

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Israeli tear gas sets Palestinian factory ablaze

Residents of the Ain al-Sultan camp were targeted with tear gas after the military escorted a group of Israeli settlers to pray in the area.

Yousef Alhelou

Netanyahu promises settlers West Bank annexation to win votes

Just weeks before the general elections, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reaffirmed his controversial pledge to impose Israeli sovereignty on West Bank settlements.

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Arab League slams Netanyahu plan to annex Jordan Valley

Arab foreign ministers condemned Netanyahu's controversial election pledge to annex the Jordan Valley as an 'aggression'.

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Netanyahu annexation bid 'destroys all chances of peace': Palestinians

Palestinian factions, including Gaza's ruling Hamas authority, slammed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's controversial pledge to annex ...

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Palestinian officials say 'good riddance' to Trump's MidEast envoy

Palestinian officials have called on Washington to review its Middle East peace plan after the resignation of envoy Jason Greenblatt.

US peace deal to be unveiled shortly, Trump says

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US peace deal to be unveiled shortly, Trump says

Trump said more snippets of the controversial Deal of the Century will be revealed before Israel's elections.

Mitchell Plitnick

Barring members of congress from Israel-Palestine

Increasing numbers of Democratic voters are growing uncomfortable with Israel's brazen defiance of international law and cruel violations of ...

How Israel's banning of Omar and Tlaib helps Palestine

Diana Alghoul

How Israel's banning of Omar and Tlaib helps Palestine

While banning congresswomen Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from visiting Israel was done out of racism, the reactions that followed has been ...

Why did Israel ban Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib?

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Why did Israel ban Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib?

Muslim congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib have been banned from entering Israel -- but why?

Israeli forces clash with Palestinian worshippers at Al-Aqsa mosque

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Israeli forces clash with Palestinian worshippers at Al-Aqsa mosque

Israeli police and Palestinian worshippers clashed at the highly sensitive Al-Aqsa mosque compound as overlapping Jewish and Muslim holidays led ...

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