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Two decades after the second Palestinian intifada began, a new generation has grown up while hopes for a Palestinian state and freedom from Israeli occupation have failed to materialize.

Warplanes attacked multiple positions in Gaza after rockets were fired into Israel, while at least 40 Palestinians were injured in protests in the West Bank.

Egypt is building a concrete wall around Sharm el-Sheikh

Mel Plant

Egypt is building a concrete wall around Sharm el-Sheikh

Investigation: Desperate for foreign cash, the Egyptian regime has cooked up a plan to revive the tourist mecca of Sharm el-Sheikh by building a wall around the city.

Gazans will live and die without ever seeing Palestine

Muhammad Shehada

Gazans will live and die without ever seeing Palestine

Comment: Most besieged Gazans will live and die without ever seeing the other side of the fence, writes Muhammad Shehada.

Israeli students must pass 'propaganda' course before going abroad

Delilah Boxstein

Israeli students must pass 'propaganda' course before going abroad

The course is meant to train teenage students to act as "ambassadors" of Israel abroad and present a positive image of the state in the face of ...

The New Arab

Israel begins mass demolition of Palestinian homes in Jerusalem

Hundreds of Israeli police and soldiers sealed off at least four buildings in the area close to the Israeli separation wall before the demolitions began.

The New Arab & agencies

Israel kills Gazan protester on Great Return March anniversary

A Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire on the Gaza border early Saturday, hours ahead of mass protests that could severely test a fragile calm

Muhammad Shehada

Israel should look in the mirror before condemning Hamas

Comment: Israel is capitalising on an opportunity to blame Hamas for Gaza's miseries, writes Muhammad Shehada.

The New Arab & agencies

14 Palestinian protesters wounded by Israeli gunfire

At least 14 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire on Friday during protests along the Gaza border, the enclave's health ministry said.

Palestinian fisherman shot dead near Gaza border despite ceasefire

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinian fisherman shot dead near Gaza border despite ceasefire

The 20-year-old Nawaf Al-Aatar was reportedly shot after he approached a security fence, a move Israel's army said was 'in accordance' ...

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinian protester shot by Israeli forces dies: ministry

The 28-year-old Mohammed Shreyteh was shot in the head on 26 October in the West Bank during peaceful protests.

Israeli forces kill Palestinian student during raid

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli forces kill Palestinian student during raid

The 22-year-old Mohammed Basharat died from a gunshot wound to the chest after Israeli forces stormed the West Bank village of Taamun.

Israel ramps up armoured forces on Gaza border

The New Arab & agencies

Israel ramps up armoured forces on Gaza border

Israeli has reportedly deployed the largest number of armoured forces on the Gaza border since the 2014 war.

Hamas: Israel must quit 'empty threats' and lift blockade

The New Arab

Hamas: Israel must quit 'empty threats' and lift blockade

Israel must focus on ending the crippling siege on Gaza instead of issuing empty threats of war, the Palestinian Hamas movement said.

Gaza border protests 'cannot continue', warns Israeli defence minister

The New Arab & agencies

Gaza border protests 'cannot continue', warns Israeli defence minister

The Israeli defence minister's comments could foreshadow Israel stepping up its use of deadly force against Palestinian protesters at the Gaza ...

The New Arab & agencies

Qatari fuel enters blockaded Gaza, easing shortages

Gaza residents have been living on only four hours of electricity a day as part of Israel's decade-plus blockade of the Hamas-run enclave.

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinian teen dead after struck by Israeli gas canister

The 15-year-old Ahmed Abu Habel died on Wednesday after being struck in the head near a checkpoint between Israel and the Gaza Strip.

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli forces shoot dead Gaza protester: ministry

More than 180 unarmed protesters have been killed by Israeli forces since the Great March of Return protests began.

The New Arab

Palestinian farmers protest land restrictions as olive season nears

Palestinian farmers from villages close to the occupied city of Jenin have been protesting Israeli measures to block their harvest.

Israeli forces kill Palestinian teenager in Gaza Strip

The New Arab

Israeli forces kill Palestinian teenager in Gaza Strip

At least five Palestinians have been killed by Israeli military forces in the besieged Gaza Strip since Monday.

The New Arab & agencies

Hundreds attend funeral of Gazan child killed at border

The 12-year-old Shadi Abdel Aal was wounded fatally on Friday for throwing stones at Israeli forces as part of the Great March of Return ...

Israel forces shoot dead Palestinian protester at Gaza border

The New Arab & agencies

Israel forces shoot dead Palestinian protester at Gaza border

The Israeli army confirmed on Sunday it opened fire on a Palestinian man who allegedly sought to dismantle the Gaza separation ...

Israel-Hamas truce talks won't bear fruit for Gaza

Ali Adam

Israel-Hamas truce talks won't bear fruit for Gaza

Comment: As long as Palestinian reconciliation efforts go unresolved, there's not much hope for Gaza, writes Ali Adam.

Israel closes border crossing with Gaza: official

The New Arab & agencies

Israel closes border crossing with Gaza: official

The Erez crossing had opened just last week to allow goods to reach the blockaded Gaza Strip.

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