Thursday February 26, 2015
British street artist Banksy has posted a mini-documentary on his website showing squalid conditions in Gaza, six months after the end of the war between Hamas and Israel.
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.
Sunday February 22, 2015
More than 1,000 Muslims formed a human shield around Oslo's synagogue, offering symbolic protection for the city's Jewish community and condemning an attack on a synagogue in neighbouring Denmark last weekend.
Monday February 16, 2015
Tens of thousands of Danes gathered at torch-lit memorials around the country today, commemorating victims of deadly attacks on a synagogue and an event promoting free speech.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
US President Barack Obama has confirmed the death of aid worker Kayla Jean Mueller, who had been held by the self-styled Islamic State in Syria.
Friday January 30, 2015
A Lebanese man who is suspected of murdering two Irish soldiers who were serving with the United Nations 34 years ago has been deported from the US back to Lebanon.
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.
Wednesday January 21, 2015
A knife-wielding Palestinian attacked passengers on a bus in Tel Aviv this morning, wounding at least 12 people before being shot by a passing prison officer, Israeli police have said.
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 19, 2015
EU foreign ministers have discussed setting up a new network of European security agents abroad as they seek a united response to the threat from militant Islamists following the recent attacks in Paris.