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Palestinian and US leaders blame each other for violence

02 February, 2020 10:51 pm 10:51 pm

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Palestinian and US leaders blamed each other for a surge of violence, as mourners gathered in the occupied West Bank for the funeral of a Palestinian police officer shot dead during unrest, and Israel tightened security ahead of Friday Muslim prayers. Tensions were high a day after two Palestinians were killed and … Read More

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Palestinian Authority cuts ties with Israel and US

02 February, 2020 11:44 pm 11:44 pm

CAIRO (Reuters) – The Palestinian Authority has cut all ties with the United States and Israel, including those relating to security, after rejecting a Middle East peace plan presented by US President Donald Trump, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Saturday. Abbas was in Cairo to address the Arab League, which backed the Palestinians in … Read More

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Pakistan wants Palestinian state comprising of pre-1967 borders: FO

01 January, 2020 6:06 pm 6:06 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan has renewed the call for the establishment of a viable, independent and contiguous State of Palestine, on the basis of internationally-agreed parameters, the pre-1967 borders and with Al-Quds Al-Sharif as its capital. In a press release on Wednesday, Foreign Office Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said that Pakistan has consistently supported a … Read More

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Israeli troops martyr a Palestinian in Occupied West Bank

11 November, 2019 10:38 pm 10:38 pm

HEBRON, West Bank (Reuters) – Israeli forces martyred a Palestinian in the occupied West Bank on Monday, Palestinian health officials said. They said the 22-year-old man was shot in the chest in Al-Aroub refugee camp, near Hebron city. It was not immediately clear if he had taken part in the protests marking the 15th anniversary … Read More


Gaza: One Palestinian protester martyred, 54 others wounded by Israeli forc...

10 October, 2019 2:41 am 2:41 am

GAZA STRIP – Israeli forces martyred a Palestinian protester and injured at least 54 others in the Gaza Strip, the health officials in the besieged enclave said Friday. Alaa Nizar Hamdan, 28, was shot in the chest by Israeli soldiers in Jabalia, northern Gaza, Ashraf al-Qedra, spokesperson for the health ministry in Gaza said on … Read More


Palestinian martyred, three Israeli soldiers hurt in Gaza shooting

08 August, 2019 8:00 am 8:00 am

GAZA (Palestine)- A Palestinian man was martyred by Israeli army as the latter claimed the man crossed from Gaza into Israel overnight and shot at Israeli troops. In return fire what the Israeli army claimed the Palestinian was dead and three Israeli soldiers wounded. An Israeli tank also targeted a military outpost belonging to Hamas, which … Read More

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Israeli troops martyr Palestinian on Gaza border: Hamas

07 July, 2019 5:05 pm 5:05 pm

GAZA (Reuters) – Hamas said that a Palestinian was martyred by Israel’s military near the Gaza border fence. The health ministry in Gaza, an enclave run by Hamas Islamists, said a 28-year-old Palestinian was shot and killed in Thursday’s incident near Beit Hanoun in the northern part of the territory. In a statement, Hamas’s armed … Read More

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One Palestinian killed as West Bank protesters clash with Israeli troops

03 March, 2019 11:00 pm 11:00 pm

BIRZEIT, West Bank (Reuters) – About 150 Palestinian students threw firebombs and rocks at Israeli soldiers who responded with tear gas and rubber-coated metal bullets in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday after an Israeli raid on their university. Also on Wednesday, a 17-year-old Palestinian was shot dead by Israeli troops during clashes with stone-throwers … Read More

Palestinian kills 2 Israeli soldiers after Israel kills 2 in West Bank raid...

12 December, 2018 9:29 pm 9:29 pm

RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) – A Palestinian gunman killed two Israeli soldiers at a bus station in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, Israel’s military said, hours after Israeli forces killed two Hamas fugitives it blamed for earlier deadly attacks. Lieutenant-Colonel Jonathan Conricus, an Israeli military spokesman, said the gunman had climbed from a car … Read More

Israel, Hamas agree truce to end Gaza flare-up -Palestinian officials

08 August, 2018 8:50 am 8:50 am

GAZA/SDEROT, Israel (Reuters) – Israel and Hamas, the Islamist group that rules the Gaza Strip, agreed on a truce on Thursday, two Palestinian officials said, an understanding that would end an escalation in fighting that has drawn mutual threats of war. There was no formal comment from Israel, but an Israeli official who spoke on … Read More