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The Chelsea FC owner has been revealed as the director of companies that together gave $100 million to Elad, an Israeli settler group accused of displacing Palestinians from East Jerusalem

Silwan residents have been given 21 days to challenge a demolition order issued against Qaqaa Bin Amr mosque, as Israel ramps up its campaign of razing East Jerusalem's Palestinian buildings.

Israel summons Belgium ambassador over 'anti-Israel' NGOs

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Israel summons Belgium ambassador over 'anti-Israel' NGOs

The Israeli foreign ministry accused Belgium of funding organisations that 'attempt to silence supporters of Israel'.

Palestinian family living in cave face eviction by Israel

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Palestinian family living in cave face eviction by Israel

Israeli occupation authorities have threatened to demolish the West Bank cave that a Palestinian family have sought sanctuary in after they were ...

PLO urges EU to act against Israel's settlements construction

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PLO urges EU to act against Israel's settlements construction

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

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Israel arrests Palestinian cultural leaders, raids centres

The heads of the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music and the Yabous Cultural Center were arrested at their shared home in Jerusalem.

Ibrahim Husseini

The Palestinian family fighting Israeli eviction in Jerusalem

Silwan has become a battleground for settler groups, who are using Israel's legal system to take over Palestinian homes in East ...

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Israeli police detain dozens of Palestinians in overnight raids

Israeli police detained dozens of Palestinians during raids, the majority in occupied East Jerusalem.

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Israeli forces extract dead Palestinian with bulldozer

The body of a Palestinian man was extracted using a bulldozer after he was shot by Israeli forces near the Gaza border on Sunday.

Israeli forces kill Palestinian in Jerusalem after alleged attack

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Israeli forces kill Palestinian in Jerusalem after alleged attack

A Palestinian was shot dead by Israeli police on Saturday after allegedly attempting to stab soldiers in Jerusalem's annexed Old City.

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Israel shoots boy, detain teenagers during West Bank sweep

Israel shot a nine-year-old boy and detained 11 Palestinians on Sunday alone across raids in the occupied West Bank.

Israel revokes decision to rename Jerusalem streets after rabbis

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Israel revokes decision to rename Jerusalem streets after rabbis

A Jerusalem municipality naming committee panel rescinded its controversial decision and has instead opted to name the streets 'neutral or Arab ...

Palestinian family from Jerusalem to appeal Israeli eviction ruling

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Palestinian family from Jerusalem to appeal Israeli eviction ruling

Silwan's al-Rajabi household is facing an eviction notice by Israel following a lawsuit filed by members of the pro-settlement Ateret Cohanim ...

Occupying Israeli forces detain Palestinian governor of Jerusalem, again

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Occupying Israeli forces detain Palestinian governor of Jerusalem, again

Adnan Ghaith has been detained for at least the sixth time this year on Thursday.

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.

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Israel approves cable car plan for Jerusalem's Old City

Israel's Housing Cabinet approved the plan to construct a cable car over Jerusalem's historic Old City, despite objections from architects and local Palestinian residents.

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Palestinian governor of Jerusalem arrested by Israel authorities

The Palestinian governor of Jerusalem and the secretary of Fatah were arrested as part of sweeping dawn raids on Palestinian homes.

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Palestinian family loses decade-long battle for their Jerusalem home

An Israeli court ordered the evacuation of the Sumreen family from their home in East Jerusalem.

Diana Alghoul

Fifty years after they burned al-Aqsa

On August 21 1969, Michael Denis Rohan set fire to al-Aqsa. For Palestinians, the scars of the attack remain raw as the occupation rages on.

Israel evicts Palestinian family from East Jerusalem home

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Israel evicts Palestinian family from East Jerusalem home

A Palestinian family was evicted from their home in East Jerusalem on Wednesday after Israeli settlers won a court battle that stretched back ...

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Muslim leaders slam Israel's 'dangerous, illegal' Jerusalem tunnel

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation slammed Israel's building of an illegal tunnel under the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Silwan ...

Dismantling Palestine, one brick at a time

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Dismantling Palestine, one brick at a time

Comment: Greenblatt and Friedman's criminal tunnel antics show us that international law will not suffice for the protection of Palestinian ...

Israeli settlement tunnel in Jerusalem 'damages 80 Palestinian homes'

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Israeli settlement tunnel in Jerusalem 'damages 80 Palestinian homes'

Eighty Palestinian houses have been damaged in Silwan and dozens are at risk of collapsing because of a controversial Israeli tunnel ...

Palestinians slam US 'war crimes' after Jerusalem tunnel opening

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Palestinians slam US 'war crimes' after Jerusalem tunnel opening

Palestinian officials condemned the participation of US envoys in an archaeological event organised by an Israeli settler-linked group in East ...

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