Palestine

Israel strikes boat moored in Gaza

Israeli aircraft destroyed a boat moored in Gaza city this morning, local residents said.  The Israeli military said aircraft had struck "military targets belonging to the Hamas terror organization’s naval force" …

Read
Palestine's Abbas staying in hospital

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas's condition was improving and he could leave hospital as early as Tuesday, a senior official and a medical source said. Abbas, 83, was admitted to the Istishari Arab Hospital near …

Read
Erdogan discusses Palestine with world leaders

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Wednesday spoke with the leaders of a number of countries, including Germany, Iran, Indonesia, Qatar and Sudan and urged the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member countries to …

Read
Turkey expels Israeli envoys

Israeli ambassador to Ankara left Turkey amid growing tensions over the aggravating situation in Gaza.  In addition, Turkey's Foreign Ministry told Israel's consul general in Istanbul Yosef Levi Sfari to …

Read
Palestinian ambassador to US recalled

The Palestinian envoy to the United States Husom Zomlot was recalled in protest over the US moving its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Palestine's foreign ministry statement said the decision …

Read
Erdogan: history to judge US and Israel

Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the United States of stoking violence in the Middle East with its embassy move. Erdogan said "history will judge" the Trump administration’s …

Read
Palestinian Leader hospitalized - media

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas entered a West Bank hospital for minor ear surgery today, the Wafa news agency reported. According to the agency, Abbas is due to be released in several hours. In February, …

Read
Erdogan and Abbas discuss violence in Gaza

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke to Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas by phone yesterday evening, a presidential source said. According to the source, the two leaders exchanged views on the …

Read
More than 40 people killed in Gaza border clashes

At least 41 Palestinians have been killed and hundreds wounded in protests at the border fence between the Gaza Strip and Israel on the same day the U.S. fulfills its controversial promise to move its embassy to the contested city of …

Read
US embassy road signs installed in Jerusalem

US Embassy road signs went up in Jerusalem today ahead of next week's opening of the mission in accordance with President Donald Trump's recognition of the city as Israel's capital. The signs in English, …

Read
Israel attacks Hamas after bomb explodes on Gaza border

The Israeli military said it has struck several Hamas targets in Gaza after a bomb planted on the border exploded near Israeli troops. According to the military, the explosive device was placed along the border fence area during …

Read
Israel arrests Palestinian for crossing Gaza border

Israeli forces arrested a Palestinian while trying to sneak into Israel from the Gaza Strip, according to the military, Anadolu Agency reports. In a statement on Sunday, the army said the detained Palestinian was unarmed and was taken …

Read

Populars