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At least eight people injured after gunman open fires on bus near Jerusalem Western Wall

At least eight people have been injured after a gunman opened fire on a bus near the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City, Israeli officials say. The suspect opened fire as the pilgrims were returning from prayers at the holy site. Two people, including a pregnant woman, are in a critical condition. The gunman fled […]

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Israel warplanes target Palestine Tower in the centre of Gaza City, 4 dead

Israel attacked Gaza with warplanes on Friday, killing at least four people including a commander of the Islamic Jihad group and a young girl. Taysir al-Jabari, a commander of the Al-Quds Brigades, the military arm of the Islamic Jihad, died in an air strike on an apartment in the Palestine Tower in the centre of […]

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Bullet that killed journalist Shireen Abu Akleh fired by Israeli forces, United Nations says

The United Nations has said that information it had gathered showed that the bullets that killed Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh on May 11 were fired by Israeli forces. “All information we have gathered … is consistent with the finding that the shots that killed Abu Akleh and injured her colleague Ali Sammoudi came […]

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At least 150 Palestinians injured after Israeli police storm into al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem

At least 150 Palestinians have been injured in clashes with Israeli police at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem, Palestinian officials said. Israeli police said officers entered the site after coming under attack with fireworks, stones and other objects. Three Israeli police were hurt, they said. The flashpoint site is deeply important to Muslims and […]

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‘Israeli laws, policies and practices against Palestinians amount to apartheid’: Amnesty International

Israeli laws, policies and practices against Palestinians in Israel and the occupied territories amount to apartheid, Amnesty International says. A new report alleges that the Israeli state maintains “an institutionalized regime of oppression and domination of the Palestinian population for the benefit of Jewish Israelis”. Apartheid is considered a crime against humanity under international law. […]

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Israel’s military launch air raids on Hamas positions in the Gaza Strip

Israel’s military said it launched air attacks on Hamas positions in the Gaza Strip, a day after rockets fired from Gaza landed in the Mediterranean Sea. The Israeli military said the attacks late on Saturday hit a rocket manufacturing facility and a military post for Hamas. “As fireworks lit up the skies to celebrate NewYear2022 […]

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E-commerce giant Alibaba to stop shipping purchases in Palestine

The Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba will no longer allow Palestinian shoppers to make purchases on its website according to a text message that many buyers received from the company. “Dear customer… starting from January 1, 2022, parcels from Israel will not be able to be delivered to Palestine,” the text messages read. The reason for […]

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Three Palestinians killed during funeral at Lebanon refugee camp

Three members of Hamas were killed on Sunday when a shooting erupted at the funeral procession for a member of the movement killed in a blast at a south Lebanon Palestinian refugee camp, the group said. Hamas official Raafat al-Murra said people from the rival Fatah movement “shot at the funeral procession” of a Palestinian […]

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Large explosion rocks Palestinian camp in Lebanon’s port city of Tyre, dozen wounded

A large explosion has rocked a Palestinian camp in the southern Lebanese port city of Tyre, causing a number of injuries, state media reported. A Palestinian source inside the camp told Reuters that at least 12 people had been injured and there were an unknown number of fatalities after the blast late on Friday. Local […]

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Jerusalem: Gunman open fires in Old City killing one and injuring three

A gunman has opened fire in Jerusalem’s Old City, killing one person and wounding at least three others. The gunman, who officials identified as a member of the Palestinian militant group, Hamas, was shot dead by Israeli security forces. One civilian shot by the gunman died of his wounds in hospital. Another was seriously hurt, […]

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Israeli forces shoot dead three Palestinians in separate incidents

Israeli forces shot and killed three Palestinians in separate incidents in the occupied West Bank village of Burqin, in the Old City of Jerusalem, and in the Gaza Strip. The first of those killed early on Thursday was identified as 22-year-old Alaa Nasser Mohammed Zayyoud from the village of al-Silah al-Harithiya, northwest Jenin, in the […]

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West Bank: At least four Palestinians killed in Israeli army raids

At least four Palestinians were killed during raids by Israeli army raids in the West Bank, Palestinian health ministry said. Heavy fighting is said to be continuing near the city of Jenin. Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said Israeli forces had mounted an operation against Hamas militants about to carry out attacks. Local media reported […]