Tag: Palestinians

Gaza border protests called off after Israel air raids: organisers

Gaza City:Weekly protests along the Gaza-Israel border were called off Friday after a military escalation between the Jewish state and…

Hamas security break up Gaza protests: witnesses

Gaza City: Hamas security broke up protests in the Gaza Strip Thursday, eyewitnesses said, cracking down on a rare public…

Israeli police attack Palestinian worshippers, close Al-Aqsa

JERUSALEM: A number of Muslim worshippers on Tuesday were assaulted and harassed by Israeli soldiers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound.…

Israel shuts Jerusalem holy site after unrest

Jerusalem: Unrest at a highly sensitive Jerusalem holy site led Israeli police to shut off access to it on Tuesday…

Palestinian president meets Israeli left-wing leader

Ramallah:Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas met the leader of Israel's left-wing Meretz party in Ramallah on Sunday and both called for…

Palestinian president appoints ally Shtayyeh as new PM

Ramallah: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas appointed longtime ally Mohammad Shtayyeh as prime minister on Sunday, a senior official said, in…

Netanyahu warns Hamas after Gaza unrest

Jerusalem: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Hamas Sunday that Israel would not hesitate to launch a "large-scale operation" in Gaza,…

Palestinians defy Israeli closure plan to pray at Al-Aqsa site

Jerusalem: Palestinians prayed at a building in the Al-Aqsa mosque compound Friday, defying Israeli efforts to bar access to that…

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in border clashes: Gaza ministry

Gaza City: A Palestinian teenager was killed by Israeli fire during renewed clashes along the Gaza border, the enclave's health…

Car ramming wounds 2 Israelis, Palestinian attackers killed: police

Ramallah: Israeli forces on Monday shot and killed two young Palestinians who carried out a car-ramming attack in the occupied…

Israel hits Hamas sites after balloons with ‘explosive device’

Gaza City:Israeli aircraft have struck two Hamas observation points in the Gaza Strip, a security source said Sunday, after the…

Israel strikes Gaza after ‘explosive balloon’ damages house

Jerusalem: Israeli aircraft targeted several militant sites in Gaza after an "explosive balloon" launched from the Palestinian enclave damaged a…

Israel releases Muslim official arrested after holy site unrest

Jerusalem:Israeli police arrested and later released a top Palestinian Muslim official in Jerusalem on Sunday after scuffles at a flashpoint…

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in border clashes: Gaza ministry

Gaza City:A Palestinian teenager was killed Friday by Israeli fire during clashes along the Gaza border, the Hamas-run health ministry…

19 Palestinians and Israeli soldier wounded in Gaza clashes

Gaza City: Nineteen Palestinians and one Israeli soldier were wounded Sunday during clashes in the northern Gaza Strip, the Israeli…

20 Palestinians wounded in border clashes: Gaza ministry

Gaza City: Palestinian medical officials said that 20 Gazans were wounded Friday by Israeli fire during weekly clashes on the…

Ilhan & Tlaib: New Muslim lawmakers’ criticism of Israel pressures US Democrats

WASHINGTON: The support for a boycott of Israel by the first two Muslim women in the US Congress has opened…

2 Palestinians killed in Israeli army firing

Gaza City [Palestine]: Two Palestinian nationals were killed in a gunfire by Israeli army near the Gaza-Israel buffer zone on…

Turkey denounces Israel’s decision over Hebron monitoring

Istanbul:Turkey has "strongly" condemned Israel's decision not to renew the mandate of an international monitoring group in the occupied West…

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in West Bank clashes: PA

Ramallah: A Palestinian was killed Saturday in clashes with Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian health ministry…