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Jordan handed the Palestinian Authority documents intended to help prevent Israel from expelling Palestinian families in Jerusalem.

Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas addressed the liberal pro-Israel lobbying group's 2021 National Conference.

Israel arrests Palestinians for holding election meeting in Jerusalem

The New Arab Staff

Israel arrests Palestinians for holding election meeting in Jerusalem

Israeli police arrested three Palestinians for attempting to hold a news briefing on the elections in East Jerusalem.

UN alarmed over rise in settler attacks on Palestinians

The New Arab Staff

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 ...

How Israel is trying to derail Palestinian elections

Ali Adam

How Israel is trying to derail Palestinian elections

In-depth: With Palestinian legislative elections fast approaching, Israel has ramped up measures to sabotage the vote.

The New Arab Staff

No elections without East Jerusalem, say Palestinian factions

Palestinian political factions on Monday unanimously agreed that no elections will take place without Jerusalemites taking part.

The New Arab Staff

Palestinian teenager lost an eye due to 'Israeli bullet'

A 14-year-old Palestinian child lost an eye after being shot in the eye with a 'sponge-tipped bullet' by an Israeli soldier.

The New Arab Staff

Israeli forces kill Palestinian man in his car

Israeli forces shot at a car in East Jerusalem, killing the Palestinian driver and injuring his wife.

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Palestinian President Abbas heads to Germany for 'medical checks'

Mahmoud Abbas has left to Germany for medical checks, a Fatah source told The New Arab.

Palestinians seek international support for Jerusalem elections

The New Arab Staff

Palestinians seek international support for Jerusalem elections

With Israel failing to publicly confirm that Palestinians in East Jerusalem will be able to vote in this year's elections, Palestinian officials ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Palestinians receive 100,000 doses of Chinese Covid-19 vaccine

The PA is expected to use the latest shipment in its limited vaccination campaign, which covers healthcare workers, the elderly, and those with ...

Israel arrests Hamas leaders in run-up to Palestinian election

The New Arab Staff

Israel arrests Hamas leaders in run-up to Palestinian election

Israel on Friday launched a new round of arrests of Hamas leaders in the West Bank, ahead of Palestinian elections scheduled for May.

Palestinians roll out vaccines as virus cases spike

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Palestinians roll out vaccines as virus cases spike

The Palestinian health ministry started its vaccination campaign after the West Bank received 60,000 doses of Pfizer/BioNTech and AstraZeneca ...

In France, Israel looks for ally on Iran, ICC

The New Arab Staff

In France, Israel looks for ally on Iran, ICC

France is aiming to bring the US and Iran to the negotiating table to revive a landmark nuclear deal that Israel fiercely opposes.

Israel receives letter from ICC detailing war crimes investigation

The New Arab Staff

Israel receives letter from ICC detailing war crimes investigation

A letter has reportedly been sent to Israel laying out the scope of a war crimes investigation launched by the international court.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

West Bank overwhelmed as Israel relaxes virus rules

Without access to Covid-19 vaccines, the West Bank is being pushed to its limits, with hospitals reaching breaking point.

The New Arab Staff

Israeli forces fire at Palestinian refugees in Ramallah camp

Israeli soldiers fired at Palestinian youths at Jalazoun refugee camp on Monday evening.

The New Arab Staff

Palestinian factions head to Cairo for national dialogue talks

Palestinian factions head to Cairo for second round of national dialogue amid accusations of political monopoly, in order to discuss the ...

Nadia Khan

Resisting arrest: A Palestinian dance troupe threatening Israeli occupation

Palestine's El Funoun dance group has primarily been on a mission to resist the genocide of their people and culture.

Yasser Arafat's nephew clashes with Fatah ahead of elections

The New Arab Staff

Yasser Arafat's nephew clashes with Fatah ahead of elections

Nasser Al-Qudwa, Yasser Arafat's nephew, refused to attend a meeting led by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to address rifts in the Fatah ...

Elias Jahshan

How Palestinian-singer Bashar Murad challenges conservative norms with music

The New Arab Meets: Palestinian singer-songwriter Bashar Murad who uses his music to confront conservative norms, the Israeli occupation, and ...

Remembering Palestinian poet and author, Mourid Barghouti

Yousra Samir Imran

Remembering Palestinian poet and author, Mourid Barghouti

The world bid farewell to the celebrated poet Mourid Barghouti in February. A champion of the Palestinian cause, Palestinian authors share their ...

Palestinian elections: The view from Gaza

Abeer Ayyoub

Palestinian elections: The view from Gaza

In-depth: Fifteen years after Palestinians last went to the polls, Gazans have seen their living conditions drastically deteriorate. For most, ...

Israel agrees to vaccinate 100,000 labourers, Palestinians say

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Israel agrees to vaccinate 100,000 labourers, Palestinians say

Israel has agreed to vaccinate 100,000 Palestinian labourers working in the Jewish state, according to the Palestinian Authority.

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