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Spain's Foreign Minister Josep Borrell  (Twitter)
September 22, 2018 - 12:24 GMT
Spain is to spearhead a move within the European Union to recognise Palestine as an independent state, the country's foreign minister said on Thursday, adding that if the initiative fails the government is ready to recognise Palestine individually.
(AFP/Abbas Momani)
September 21, 2018 - 10:00 GMT
The UN said Thursday that no steps have been taken by Israel to stop the building of illegal settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories.
The Israeli authorities released Palestinian poet, Darin Tatour from jail. (Twitter)
September 20, 2018 - 13:51 GMT
The Israeli authorities released Palestinian poet, Darin Tatour, on Thursday after she completed two months out of her original five month sentence.
Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit gestures during a joint conference. (File/AFP)
September 20, 2018 - 11:42 GMT
The Secretary-General of the Arab League, Ahmed Aboul Gheit warned of the deteriorating situation of Palestinians in occupied territories, pointing out that the current situation is cause for concern.
A Palestinian family at an Israeli checkpoint between the West Bank town of Bethlehem and Jerusalem. (AFP Photo/Thomas Coex)
September 20, 2018 - 11:20 GMT
Israeli army forces early Thursday detained a Palestinian man, his wife and his son in the city of Hebron in the south of the occupied West Bank, according to eyewitnesses.
Al-Aqsa Mosque (Twitter)
September 19, 2018 - 12:30 GMT
Heavily armed Israeli forces escorted large groups of Israeli settlers as they stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Wednesday for the Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur.
UNRWA employees in the Gaza Strip demonstrate in protest (Twitter)
September 19, 2018 - 12:24 GMT
Thousands of employees of the U.N. Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) staged a protest in Gaza City on Wednesday to protest the agency’s plan to scale down its operations.
Here are the stars of the future that are already showing great potential
September 19, 2018 - 11:51 GMT
If you want to be good in something it is better to start young. That is exactly what some singing talents did in the middle east taking part in talent shows when they were younger, gaining popularity and then embarking on their singing careers, some landing deals with massive recording labels. Here are the stars of the future that are already showing great potential.
A guitar-driven singer-songwriter, Daw is a bundle of indie energy.  (Source: maysadaw - Instagram)
September 18, 2018 - 15:22 GMT
Maysa Daw is a hard person to pin down. The young Palestinian singer has been busy dashing from gig to gig, completing an album and preparing to participate in a musical collaboration called the Basel-Ramallah Project
Hamas has vowed to continue organizing weekly demonstrations along the Gaza-Israel buffer zone. (AFP/File)
September 18, 2018 - 14:38 GMT
Hamas has vowed to continue organizing weekly demonstrations along the Gaza-Israel buffer zone until Israel lifts its 11-year-blockade of the Gaza Strip.
Palestinians pass through the Erez crossing near Beit Hanun in the northern Gaza Strip on August 27, 2018. (AFP/File)
September 18, 2018 - 10:30 GMT
The Israeli authorities declared closure on the occupied West Bank and the besieged Gaza Strip starting late Tuesday night until late Wednesday for the Yom Kippur Jewish holiday.
Israel prevented an eighth attempt to break the blockade of the Gaza Strip. (AFP/ File)
September 18, 2018 - 09:19 GMT
Israel prevented an eighth attempt to break the blockade of the Gaza Strip from the sea on Monday.
Jordanian Prime Minister Omar Razzaz has meet with the Palestinian counterpart in Amman. (AFP/ File)
September 18, 2018 - 08:25 GMT
Prime Minister Omar Razzaz emphasised that Jordan's constants towards the Palestinian issue will never change and are based on a two-state solution
Fireball exploding in Gaza City during Israeli bombardment.
September 18, 2018 - 07:35 GMT
Two Palestinians were killed late Monday during Israeli airstrikes on the southern border of the Gaza Strip, said local authorities.
President Mahmoud Abbas (Twitter)
September 18, 2018 - 07:24 GMT
President Mahmoud Abbas said that the Palestinian leadership would resort to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to face the decisions of US President Donald Trump against the Palestinian people on the issue of Jerusalem, and would go to the International Criminal Court (ICC) against Israel's practices.
Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman (Twitter)
September 17, 2018 - 13:46 GMT
Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Sunday he would thwart any early release of convicted Palestinians amid reports that the Israeli forces hope to form a parole committee for Palestinians serving life sentences handed down by West Bank military courts.