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A 57-year-old mother and her 23-year-old son were lightly wounded after being shot at in the Hadar neighbourhood in Haifa.

Four-year-old killed by stray bullet in east Jerusalem

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Four-year-old killed by stray bullet in east Jerusalem

The tragic death of four-year-old Hanan Yassin Zalloum from a stray bullet in east Jerusalem signals the gun violence epidemic among Palestinian communities is not abating.

<em>Palestinian</em> prisoners have no right to social distancing: court

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Palestinian prisoners have no right to social distancing: court

The Israeli Supreme Court has ruled that Palestinian prisoners have no right to social distancing.

Coronavirus crisis sparks a young Israeli anti-government protest movement

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Coronavirus crisis sparks a young Israeli anti-government protest movement

Thousands have been taking to the streets several times a week to protest the Israeli government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Israel arrests Palestinians protesting razing of historic Jaffa cemetery

Palestinian Muslim community leaders have accused Israeli police of racism due to their handling of protests against the razing of an 18th-century cemetery in Jaffa.

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Israeli court upholds conviction of Palestinian cleric Raed Salah

On Thursday, he made his first public appearance in three years as he addressed reporters gathered outside Haifa District Court, following his ...

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Jordan king says Israel's annexation plans endanger regional peace

The Jordanian king is worried about Israel's plans to annex the West Bank.

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Palestinians 'arrested for backing annexation' on Israeli TV

The Palestinian Authority has arrested several people who said they would favour Israeli annexations in parts of the West ...

<em>Israel</em> police attack Palestinians protesting against wedding hall demolition

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Israel police attack Palestinians protesting against wedding hall demolition

Police attacked demonstrators protesting against the demolition of an 'unauthorised' wedding hall with tear gas and rubber bullets.

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Biden would drastically change relations with Saudi, Egypt: adviser

Biden's foreign policy advisor laid out the presidential candidate's intention to curb support for Saudi Arabia, but failed to outline a clear ...

Will Jordan revoke its peace treaty with <em>Israel</em>?

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Will Jordan revoke its peace treaty with Israel?

Annexation of the West Bank could be the final blow to Jordan's peace treaty with Israel.

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

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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 ...

<em>Palestinian</em> journalist accused <em>of</em> attempted recruitment for Hezbollah: reports

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Palestinian journalist accused of attempted recruitment for Hezbollah: reports

Israel's security agency has accused a Lebanon-based Palestinian journalist of attempting to recruit Palestinian ...

Explainer: Israel's Trump-backed annexation plan for the West Bank

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Explainer: Israel's Trump-backed annexation plan for the West Bank

Your questions about Israel's plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, answered.

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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 different, writes Ali Adam.

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The right to boycott: BDS, Israel and the ECHR

In a major victory for the BDS movement, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled that boycotts are a protected form of ...

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Al-Aqsa 'under threat' by Israel, Jerusalem's grand mufti warns

Jerusalem's Grand Mufti Ekrima Sa'id Sabri said Israel is becoming increasingly violent towards Muslim worshippers at Al-Aqsa Mosque.

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Arab Israeli diplomat 'profiled' and choked by security guards

The incident trained a spotlight on the ongoing struggles of Israel’s Arab citizens, a large minority that makes up about 20% ...

US considers withholding aid to Jordan to force extradition

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US considers withholding aid to Jordan to force extradition

Al-Tamimi is on the FBI's list of "most wanted terrorists" for her role in the suicide bombing at a crowded Jerusalem pizzeria.

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Protests erupt in Jaffa after Israel desecrates Muslim cemetery

Hundreds of Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli riot police in the city of Jaffa after a Muslim cemetery was ...

Netanyahu's residential guards test positive for coronavirus

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Netanyahu's residential guards test positive for coronavirus

Three guards at Benjamin Netanyahu's residence in West Jerusalem tested positive for Covid-19, authorities confirmed.

<em>Palestinian</em> document scheme risks leaving thousands stranded

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Palestinian document scheme risks leaving thousands stranded

As part of Mahmoud Abbas' pledge to cut all ties with Israel, the PA will begin issuing personal documents for Palestinians ...

How will the EU respond to Israel's annexation plans?

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How will the EU respond to Israel's annexation plans?

The EU is a staunch defender of the two-state solution but remains divided on how to push back against Israel's annexation plans.

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