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Israel intercepts Gaza rocket after weeks of calm

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip fired a rocket at southern Israel on Friday night in what the army said was the first such attack in over a month, France 24 reports. A military statement said the projectile was intercepted by the Iron …

Israel approves new homes for Palestinians in West Bank

Israel has approved the construction of 6,000 new homes for Jewish settlers and 700 new homes for Palestinians in an area of the West Bank where it has full control, an Israeli official said. The announcement for Area C housing …

Abbas: Palestine stops all agreements with Israel

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said he has decided to stop implementing agreements with Israel amid worsening relations between the two sides. "We will not bow to dictates and imposing a fait accompli by …

 Erdogan dissatisfied with U.S. Palestinian plan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said it was "out of the question" for Turkey to support the U.S. economic plan for Palestinians. The White House last week outlined a $50 billion Middle East economic …

 Iranians hold rallies expressing support for Palestine

Quds Day or Jerusalem Day was marked by demonstrations in Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, and other countries across the Middle East and Southeast Asia with protesters slamming Israel and the United States as well as criticising a new Israeli-Palestinian …

Israeli strikes in Gaza kill Palestinian resident

One person died and four were injured as a result of the attack by Israeli forces responding to the rocket attacks from the Gaza Strip. "A 22-year-old Palestinian was killed, four more injured as a result of an Israeli air …

Palestinian medic dies in clashes with Israeli soldiers

Israeli soldiers shot dead a teenage Palestinian medic in the West Bank, the Palestinian health ministry have said. Sajid Muzher, 17, was killed at the Dheisheh refugee camp next to Bethlehem, the ministry said in a statement.  …

 Israel attacks Gaza in response for Tel Aviv attack

The Israeli military hit about 100 targets in the Gaza Strip today in response to a missile attack on Tel Aviv on Thursday evening, the press service of the Israel Defense Forces reported. "In response to the missile attack out of …