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

A Palestinian was taken to hospital after Israeli settlers threw stones at his car.

Mosque near Ramallah torched in latest anti-Palestinian attack

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Mosque near Ramallah torched in latest anti-Palestinian attack

The Al-Bireh mosque was daubed in anti-Palestinian graffiti and set on fire overnight in a suspected 'price tag' attack by extremist Israeli settlers.

EU launches West Bank infrastructure project in anti-annexation push

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EU launches West Bank infrastructure project in anti-annexation push

The EU, PA and Denmark agreed the fifth installation of a €15.2 million project to build schools, water networks and other vital infrastructure ...

The Palestinian family fighting Israeli eviction in Jerusalem

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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 Jerusalem.

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Jordan king says Israel's annexation plans endanger regional peace

The Jordanian king is worried about Israel's plans to annex the West Bank.

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Macron demands Netanyahu scrap annexation plans as 'unlawful'

French President Emmanuel Macron told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that annexing the West Bank would 'contravene international law'.

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Dozens of Palestinians injured as Israel storms West Bank

Dozens of Palestinians have been injured as Israeli soldiers and settlers stormed towns in the West Bank, local reports confirmed.

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Palestinians rally as global opposition to Israeli annexation grows

Netanyahu's centre-right coalition government had set July 1 as the date from which it could begin implementing US President Donald Trump's ...

Netanyahu ally confirms delays in West Bank annexation plan

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Netanyahu ally confirms delays in West Bank annexation plan

Annexation is expected to take place later in July, Israeli minister Ofir Akunis said.

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Israeli FM casts doubt on annexation

“I don’t know what will be. I’m not a prophet,” Gabi Ashkenazi told Israel’s Army Radio.

'Law of the jungle': Amnesty slams Israel's annexation plans

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'Law of the jungle': Amnesty slams Israel's annexation plans

Israeli authorities are promoting 'law of the jungle' with their illegal plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, Amnesty International ...

Explainer: Israel's Trump-backed annexation plan for the West Bank

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Explainer: Israel's Trump-backed annexation plan for the West Bank

Your questions about Israel's plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, answered.

True to form, Israel will execute annexation in stages

Ali Adam

True to form, Israel will execute annexation in stages

Comment: Colonising Palestinian territories little by little is a tried tested formula that helps Israel avoid accountability. Annexation is no ...

Jerusalem settler group permitted to buy Greek Church property

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Jerusalem settler group permitted to buy Greek Church property

A Jerusalem court has ruled that the Ateret Cohanim group can legitimately buy two East Jerusalem properties belonging to the Greek Orthodox ...

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Saudi spends $1.7 million on NEOM megacity PR plan

Saudi Arabia has invested heavily in the NEOM project.

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Palestinians unveil Jordan Valley fund as annexation looms

The fun will largely focus on agricultural improvements, although it also includes education and health projects.

Dalal Yassine

Israeli annexation and a history of broken American promises

Comment: Palestinian leaders have repeatedly gambled on the US to help them achieve their goals, to the detriment of the Palestinian people, ...

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Israeli authorities force Palestinian out of his home

Palestinian resident of a village nearby Bethlehem, Bassam Ghnaim, was forced out of his own land by Israel.

Israeli historian, peace activist Zeev Sternhell dies at 85

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Israeli historian, peace activist Zeev Sternhell dies at 85

Polish-born Zeev Sternhell was an outspoken champion of Palestinian rights who strongly criticised Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank.

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Palestinians close West Bank cities as coronavirus cases spike

The Palestinian Authority says that it will temporarily close the cities of Hebron and Nablus due to a rise in the number of coronavirus cases.

Israeli demolitions in Palestine 'increase by 250 percent': UN

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Israeli demolitions in Palestine 'increase by 250 percent': UN

The weekly average of Israeli demolitions in the occupied West Bank has increased by 250 percent, the United Nations has warned.

EU recognition of Palestine 'inevitable' amid Israel annexation plans

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EU recognition of Palestine 'inevitable' amid Israel annexation plans

Luxembourg's foreign minister said the European Union would inevitably recognise Palestine if Israel annexes the West Bank.

Israel approves 'Trump settlement' in occupied Golan Heights

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Israel approves 'Trump settlement' in occupied Golan Heights

Israeli official says 'Trump Heights' in the occupied Golan Heights will house 300 Jewish families.

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