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Israeli security personnel disguising as Palestinians kill at least 3 Palestinians

Israeli security personnel shot dead at least three Palestinians, including two Palestinian Authority (PA) military intelligence officers, in a predawn raid in the city of Jenin in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian authorities said on Thursday. The Palestinian health ministry identified the two officers as Adham Yasser Alawi, 23, and Tayseer Issa, 32, the Palestinian […]

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‘Bombardment by Israeli defence forces in Gaza is shocking’: UN chief urges immediate ceasefire

The fighting in the Middle East must stop immediately, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said at a UN General Assembly meeting on Thursday. “The past ten days have witnessed a dangerous and horrific surge in deadly violence in the occupied Palestinian territory, particularly Gaza, and in Israel,” Guterres told the meeting called by the Organisation […]

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Israel-Palestine Conflict: Joe Biden expresses support for ceasefire after increased pressure and criticism

United States President Joe Biden has conveyed his support for a ceasefire after increased pressure from activists and his own Democratic Party over Israel’s continued bombardment on Gaza. In a statement on Monday, the White House said Biden “expressed his support for a ceasefire and discussed US engagement with Egypt and other partners towards that […]

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Israel, Hamas continue to bombard each other as death toll jumps to 122

Israel intensified attack on Gaza as Hamas continued to fire rockets into Israel on the fifth day of hostilities. Israel’s military said air and ground forces were involved in attacks on Friday but had not entered Gaza. Meanwhile, clashes between Palestinians and the Israeli security forces spread across much of the occupied West Bank. At […]

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Celebrities face criticism for picking sides on Israel-Palestine conflict

The escalation in the Israel-Palestine conflict, which has seen dozens killed in a matter of days, has prompted international concern and worries about the potential of an all-out war. Israeli bombardment has killed at least 83 Palestinians in Gaza, including 17 children, since Monday, according to the coastal enclave’s health ministry. Seven people have also […]

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48 killed in Gaza, 6 killed in Israel as tensions escalate to the brink of ‘full-scale-war’

Israel carried out hundreds of air strikes in Gaza on Wednesday and Palestinie fired multiple rocket barrages at Tel Aviv and the southern city of Beersheba in the region’s most intense hostilities in years. At least 48 people have been killed in Gaza since violence escalated on Monday. Six people have been killed in Israel. […]

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Israeli soldier shoots Palestinian leaving him paralysed after altercation over portable power generator

An Israeli soldier shot a Palestinian man leaving him paralysed from the neck down, after an altercation over a portable electric generator. The attack occurred on  on Friday near Hebron in the south of the West Bank. A video of the assault showed Haroun Abu Aram, 24, along with three other men, attempting to hold […]

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Son scales hospital wall to see coronavirus infected mother every night until she passed away

A son scaled high walls of a hospital to see his mother for one last time before she succumbed to coronavirus. Images of Jihad Al-Suwaiti, from the town of Beit Awa in the West Bank, Palestine sitting by the Intensive Care Unit’s (ICU) window of Hebron State Hospital where she was being treated for COVID-19 […]

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Israelis protest against Netanyahu’s plan to annex West Bank

Several thousand Israelis demonstrated on Saturday in Tel Aviv against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s plan to annex the Jordan Valley and illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank. The de facto annexation of occupied Palestinian land has prompted the Palestinian Authority to threaten it will withdraw from all agreements with Israel. Protesting in face masks […]

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Palestine rejects Trump’s Middle East plan

Palestinians have dismissed US President Donald Trump’s new Middle East peace plan as a “conspiracy”. The plan envisages a Palestinian state and the recognition of Israeli sovereignty over West Bank settlements. Mr Trump said Jerusalem would remain Israel’s “undivided” capital, but the Palestinian capital would “include areas of East Jerusalem”. Reacting to Tuesday’s announcement, Palestinian President Mahmoud […]