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Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar criticised the US for its military aid to Israel.

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.

Gunfire exchanged as Israeli forces search for shooting suspect

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Gunfire exchanged as Israeli forces search for shooting suspect

Shots were reportedly exchanged in a town in the occupied West Bank where the suspect was initially believed to be.

Three Israelis wounded in West Bank drive-by shooting

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Three Israelis wounded in West Bank drive-by shooting

Three Israelis were wounded Sunday in a drive-by shooting in the occupied West Bank, medics and the army said, with Defence Minister Benny Gantz ...

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Gunmen attack opposition Palestinian candidate’s home after election delay

Gunmen attacked the home of candidate Nizar Banat after he called on the EU to halt funding to the Palestinian Authority following President Mahmoud Abbas’s postponement of long overdue elections.

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Scotland's Dundee has officially recognised Palestine as a country

The decision to recognise Palestine as a state comes four decades after the Scottish city was twinned with Nablus, Palestine.

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Celebrating Ramadan vegan style

How are vegan Muslims celebrating the holy month of Ramadan? The New Arab finds out more.

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Barghouthi leads Palestinian election poll amid fears of delay

A new poll gives Fatah leader Marwan Barghouthi a lead in the polls, amid speculation that the election could be delayed due to Israeli ...

UN alarmed over rise in settler attacks on Palestinians

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UN alarmed over rise in settler attacks on Palestinians

Israeli settlers have tried to intimidate and terrorise Palestinians and take over their land, according to the UN Office for the Coordination ...

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JNF moves towards approval for West Bank land purchases

Israel's Jewish National Fund's executive committee has approved a proposal to allow the buying of West Bank lands, leaving just one more hurdle ...

Palestinians march, plant trees to mark 45th Land Day

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Palestinians march, plant trees to mark 45th Land Day

Many Palestinians will mark Land Day from home this year in a bid to prevent the spread of Covid-19.

Israel demolishes dozens of Palestinian homes in March: UN

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Israel demolishes dozens of Palestinian homes in March: UN

Israel routinely destroys the homes of families of alleged Palestinian attackers as a form of collective punishment against the community.

'Expel or kill': Racist attacks target Palestinian Israeli town

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'Expel or kill': Racist attacks target Palestinian Israeli town

The acts of vandalism took place as far-right parties looked likely to enter parliament following Israel’s fourth election in two years.

Palestinian PM condemns 'hopelessly right-wing' Israeli election results

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Palestinian PM condemns 'hopelessly right-wing' Israeli election results

Palestine's prime minister said the popularity of Israel's right-wing shows there is little hope for dialogue and peace.

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Israeli settlers storm Palestinian town, torch cars

Israeli settlers have stormed the Palestinian town of Beit Iksa near Jerusalem, vandalizing property and torching two cars, amid a surge in settler attacks in the West Bank.

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Palestinian killed by Israel army in West Bank: ministry

Atef Yussef Hanaysheh, 42, was killed by occupying Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank.

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West Bank hospitals running out of beds, oxygen: Official

Hospitals are under increasing pressure to deal with the surge of coronavirus cases in the occupied West Bank.

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West Bank refuge welcomes unfancied donkeys

A sanctuary in the West Bank is providing care to donkeys that have failed to sell at markets in Nablus.

The Palestinian women fighting Israel's family separation law

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The Palestinian women fighting Israel's family separation law

Trapped by Israeli checkpoints and border walls, thousands of unregistered Palestinians in the occupied West Bank feel doubly imprisoned as ...

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Israeli naval boats fire on Gaza fishermen, injuring two

Israel has injured two Palestinians in its latest attack on fishermen in the Gaza Strip, while its forces violently repressed anti-settlement ...

Israeli forces arrest Hamas members in West Bank

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Israeli forces arrest Hamas members in West Bank

Mustafa Al-Shunnar, 60, and Omar Abdul-Rahim Al-Hanbali, 50, two Hamas officials, have been arrested by Israeli forces.

Palestinian killed by settler car ramming in Jordan Valley

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Palestinian killed by settler car ramming in Jordan Valley

A Palestinian man was killed and two injured after an Israeli settler rammed his car into them while they were hiking in the Jordan valley area ...

The female whirling dervishes reclaiming Afghanistan’s Sufi heritage

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The female whirling dervishes reclaiming Afghanistan’s Sufi heritage

Fahima Mirzaie is hoping to reclaim Afghanistan’s deep-rooted Sufi heritage with her strong female lead Kabul-based Sufi dance and performing ...

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