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Gaza's health ministry said 119 people, including 31 children, have now died as Israeli bombardment continues.

The report, "#Hashtag Palestine 2020" provides an overview of violations occurring during a year in which Covid-19 turned Palestine upside down.

Greta says events in Israel, Palestine ‘devasting to follow’

Nick McAlpin

Greta says events in Israel, Palestine ‘devasting to follow’

The Swedish environmental activist said she is "against any form of violence or oppression from anyone".

Palestinian-Israelis join protests as Israel ramps up Jerusalem violence

The New Arab Staff

Palestinian-Israelis join protests as Israel ramps up Jerusalem violence

Palestinian citizens of Israel have taken part in demonstrations in Haifa and Nazareth.

Kuwait lawmakers demand government drops support for two-state solution

The New Arab Staff

Kuwait lawmakers demand government drops support for two-state solution

Kuwait's parliament also called on the Arab League to condemn the 'ethnic cleansing' of East Jerusalem.

The New Arab Staff

#SaveSheikhJarrah social media campaign gains global support

Activists are using the hashtag #SaveSheikhJarrah to raise awareness about Israel's forced expulsion of Palestinians from their homes in East Jerusalem.

The New Arab Staff

Israeli forces violently crack down on Palestinians in Jerusalem

At the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Israeli police attacked worshippers with rubber bullets. The Palestinian Red Crescent has been forced to open a ...

The New Arab Staff

Israeli police injure 14 Palestinians in Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa compound

Israeli police stormed the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in east Jerusalem, violently clashing with worshippers who were marking the last Friday of ...

The New Arab Staff

Activists say Instagram 'censoring' posts on Israel's forced evictions

Activists say that Instagram is deleting posts about the forced evictions taking place in Sheikh Jarrah.

Biden’s brewing problem in Ethiopia

Alex de Waal

Biden’s brewing problem in Ethiopia

Comment: A brutal regional conflict broke out last November and shows no signs of winding down, writes Alex de Waal.

Farah Daana

Fighting Israel's erasure of Palestinian identity in Jerusalem

In-depth: From Sheikh Jarrah to Damascus Gate, Palestinians face a battle to protect their presence in Jerusalem.

British-Arab advocacy group urges UK action for Sheikh Jarrah

The New Arab Staff

British-Arab advocacy group urges UK action for Sheikh Jarrah

Caabu has urged the UK to stand up for Palestinian families in Sheikh Jarrah.

Palestinians 'beaten, arrested' by Israeli police in Sheikh Jarrah

The New Arab Staff

Palestinians 'beaten, arrested' by Israeli police in Sheikh Jarrah

Protests have been held against the planned eviction of six families resident in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood.

Israeli court postpones eviction of Palestinians from Sheikh Jarrah

The New Arab Staff

Israeli court postpones eviction of Palestinians from Sheikh Jarrah

An Israeli court on Sunday postponed a decision to evict Palestinian families from their homes in the Sheikh Jarrah area of east Jerusalem until ...

'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic's appeal verdict set for June

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic's appeal verdict set for June

Mladic was sentenced to life in prison over the 1995 Srebrenica massacre.

The New Arab Staff

Palestinians in Sheikh Jarrah continue fight against Israeli evictions

The Israeli authorities arrested one man at an anti-eviction demonstration by young people in the Sheikh Jarrah area on Wednesday.

The New Arab Staff

Palestinians celebrate Israeli police withdrawal from Jerusalem's Damascus Gate

Occupying Israeli forces withdrew from Palestine's Damascus Gate, outside of Al-Aqsa Mosque.

Ramona Wadi

Inside the origins and evolution of traditional Palestinian costume

Book Club: Hanan Karaman Munayyer’s latest book explores the history, tradition, and significance of traditional Palestinian costume as a ...

Emad Moussa

How UNRWA became a battleground for Palestinian rights

In-depth: Deeply intertwined with the history of the Palestinian struggle, the UN agency has faced defunding and political delegitimisation in a ...

Israel interrogates Al-Aqsa Mosque director amid 'Ramadan harassment'

The New Arab Staff

Israel interrogates Al-Aqsa Mosque director amid 'Ramadan harassment'

Sheikh Omar Al-Kiswani, the director of Al-Aqsa Mosque, was summoned and interrogated by Israeli intelligence.

The New Arab Staff

Jordan slams Israel’s ‘silencing’ of Jerusalem Muslim prayer call

Jordan has condemned Israel for stopping the Muslim call to prayer at Al-Aqsa Mosque on Tuesday.

Israel prevents Al-Aqsa call to prayer as Ramadan begins

The New Arab Staff

Israel prevents Al-Aqsa call to prayer as Ramadan begins

Palestinian presidential spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh called for the international community to take 'serious action' after Israeli forces ...

Israeli parliamentarian Ofer Cassif files complaint over 'police violence'

The New Arab Staff

Israeli parliamentarian Ofer Cassif files complaint over 'police violence'

An Israeli parliamentarian has accused police of beating him up during a protest in East Jerusalem.

Video shows Israeli police beating lawmaker at protest

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Video shows Israeli police beating lawmaker at protest

A video has surfaced of Israeli police attacking an Israeli lawmaker at a protest against evictions in east Jerusalem.

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