Thursday March 19, 2015
The White House has raised the prospect of withdrawing crucial diplomatic cover for Israel at the United Nations, following Benjamin Netanyahu's divisive election victory.
Monday March 09, 2015
An independent UN inquiry into possible war crimes committed by all sides during the Gaza conflict last year has asked to postpone publication of their report from March until June to "weigh further information".
Monday February 23, 2015
A US jury has ordered the Palestine Liberation Organisation and Palestinian Authority to pay more than $218m for providing material support to terrorists, a victory for Americans suing over attacks in the Jerusalem area more than a decade ago.
Tuesday January 27, 2015
The UN agency for Palestinian refugees said it cannot afford to repair Gaza homes damaged in last year's war with Israel because donors have failed to pay.
Friday January 16, 2015
A round-up of Irish and international news stories
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.
Friday January 02, 2015
The Palestinian UN observer mission has delivered to UN headquarters signed documentation on joining the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.
Tuesday December 30, 2014
A Palestinian draft resolution calling for Israel to withdraw from Palestinian territories by late 2017 has been defeated in the UN Security Council after failing to get sufficient votes in favour.
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 17, 2014
The European Parliament has overwhelmingly backed the recognition of a Palestinian state "in principle".