Friday July 31, 2015
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the killing of an 18-month-old boy in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
Monday April 06, 2015
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has refused to accept hundreds of millions of dollars of taxes collected by Israel because money that Israel says it is owed for utilities has been deducted.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has vowed to stand firm after the Islamic State group threatened to kill two Japanese nationals, saying he would not freeze a multi-million dollar aid package.
Monday January 12, 2015
Three million copies of the first post-attack issue of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo will be made available on newsstands, distributors MLP said this evening.
Sunday January 11, 2015
The United States will host a summit in February on how to fight "violent extremism around the world" in the wake of the Paris attacks, US Attorney General Eric Holder said in the French capital.
Wednesday January 07, 2015
UN chief Ban Ki-moon has accepted the request by Palestine to join the International Criminal Court, a move that would open the way for war crimes complaints against Israel.
Sunday January 04, 2015
Israel is delaying the transfer of taxes it collects on behalf of the Palestinians in retaliation for their application to join the International Criminal Court, an official has confirmed.
Wednesday December 31, 2014
The United States said it "strongly opposes" a request from the Palestinian Authority to join the International Criminal Court, fearing this will further delay peace talks with Israel.
Sunday December 28, 2014
Eight Palestinian unity government ministers are to travel to Gaza from its West Bank base tomorrow for only the second time since its formation in June, a minister has said.
Wednesday December 10, 2014
A Palestinian minister died shortly after being hit by Israeli soldiers during a protest this morning in the occupied West Bank, a Reuters photographer who witnessed the incident and a Palestinian medic said.