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Nearly 300 Palestinian structures have been demolished by Israel in the first three months of 2021.

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

US lawmakers urge Israel to vaccinate Palestinians, lament disparity

Brooke Anderson

US lawmakers urge Israel to vaccinate Palestinians, lament disparity

Democratic lawmakers call on the Blinken to take action to ensure that Israel provides Covid-19 vaccines and facilitate vaccination programs for Palestinians living in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Israeli forces fire at Palestinian refugees in Ramallah camp

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Israeli forces fire at Palestinian refugees in Ramallah camp

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

Israeli settlers 'storm religious shrines' in Palestinian village

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Israeli settlers 'storm religious shrines' in Palestinian village

Israeli settlers stormed ancient sites in a nightly raid began on Wednesday night and continued until dawn in the Palestinian town of Kifl ...

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Palestinian education ministry warns schools against adopting Israeli curriculum

The Palestinian education ministry warned schools in occupied East Jerusalem against embracing the Israeli curriculum, saying it threatens Palestinian identity.

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Israel forces Palestinian near al-Aqsa to demolish own home

Israeli police forced stormed Silwan and forced Palestinian resident Nidal Salaymeh to tear down his own home.

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Set up, demolish, repeat: Israel targets Bedouin tent community

A Palestinian Bedouin community has repeatedly erected tents in the Jordan Valley's Humsah Al-Baqia, only to see Israeli forces return to tear ...

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Israel destroys West Bank Bedouin village again

Some 60 Palestinian Bedouins, half of them children, were left homeless on Wednesday after Israeli forces demolished their homes.

Amid West Bank <em>demolitions</em>, hundreds of displaced Palestinian children

The New Arab Staff

Amid West Bank demolitions, hundreds of displaced Palestinian children

Demolitions by Israeli forces increased in 2020, displacing at least 500 children.

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Israel arrests elderly Palestinian who used slingshot in clashes

Said Arma became an icon of West Bank protests after a video circulated showing him wearing the traditional Palestinian Keffiyeh and robe using ...

Israel orders wave of new house <em>demolitions</em> in Jerusalem

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Israel orders wave of new house demolitions in Jerusalem

Several families in East Jerusalem are at risk of homelessness following the latest demolition orders by Israeli authorities.

Palestine in 2020: Reflections on a turbulent year

Yara Hawari

Palestine in 2020: Reflections on a turbulent year

Against the backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic, 2020 saw the further erosion of Palestinian rights.

Cairo's 'City of the Dead' brought back to life

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Cairo's 'City of the Dead' brought back to life

Since 2014, a series of projects financed by the European Union has changed the face of a small section of the sprawling necropolis.

Israeli army demolishes <em>home</em> of alleged Palestinian attacker

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Israeli army demolishes home of alleged Palestinian attacker

Israeli troops demolished the home of a Palestinian accused of killing an Israeli in a stabbing attack earlier this year.

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Israel demolished nearly 80 Palestinian structures in September: Report

In September, Israel demolished 76 Palestinian owned homes, schools and other vital structures.

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Israel plans bizarre concrete punishment for accused Palestinian

Denied permission to demolish the home of a Palestinian accused of killing a soldier, the Israeli military now plans to pour concrete ...

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Israel refuses to halt planned demolition of Palestinian school

Israeli authorities plan to demolish a newly built primary school in a remote Palestinian village.

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Palestinians losing hope two decades on from second intifada

Two decades after the second Palestinian intifada began, a new generation has grown up while hopes for a Palestinian state and freedom from ...

Israeli forces demolish wedding hall in occupied West Bank

The New Arab Staff

Israeli forces demolish wedding hall in occupied West Bank

A wedding hall, which also had a residential apartment, was demolished by Israel on Wednesday morning

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Israel court orders demolition of East Jerusalem mosque

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 ...

Israel approves nearly 1,000 settler homes in West Bank

The New Arab Staff

Israel approves nearly 1,000 settler homes in West Bank

Israeli authorities have approved 980 new settlements in occupied Bethlehem.

Israel razing more Palestinian homes despite virus: UN

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Israel razing more Palestinian homes despite virus: UN

March to August 2020 saw the highest average rate for Palestinian home demolitions and confiscations by Israeli authorities in ...

Israel demolishes Palestinian residential building in occupied Jerusalem

The New Arab Staff

Israel demolishes Palestinian residential building in occupied Jerusalem

A residential building was destroyed by Israeli forces in the Palestinian neighbourhood of Jabal al-Mukabber in occupied East Jerusalem.

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