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Hizballah and Lebanon army open new front against IS

28 July, 2017

The Lebanese army and Hizballah fighters have extended their campaign into eastern Lebanon's Ras Baalbeck, with a new offensive against IS after a ceasefire with al-Qaeda-linked militants.

Concerns as renowned former Palestinian security chief meets Hamas

27 July, 2017

The burgeoning alliance between Hamas and Mohammed Dahlan is seen as a potential blow to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

Ceasefire between Hizballah and rebels reached on Lebanon-Syria border

27 July, 2017

Hizballah and Syrian rebel forces will end fighting on all fronts in areas near the Lebanese border town of Arsal, after a ceasefire was reached between the two parties.

Muslim leaders in Jerusalem lift boycott on al-Aqsa Mosque

27 July, 2017

Palestinian religious leaders met after Israel removed an overhead metal bridge and railings it recently installed outside the shrine

Dahlan 'set up UAE-backed terrorist training camp in Sinai'

26 July, 2017

Exiled former Fatah strongman Mohammed Dahlan has reportedly set up a terrorist training camp in Egypt's Sinai peninsula to carry out attacks in the Gaza Strip and other countries.

Israeli settlers storm al-Aqsa Mosque as Jerusalem tensions continue

26 July, 2017

Israeli settlers entered through the western wall of al-Aqsa Mosque, which is controlled by Israeli police, witnesses said.

Gaza protests against the 'Judaisation' of al-Aqsa mosque

26 July, 2017

Thousands of Palestinians marched in solidarity with their Jerusalemite counterparts on Tuesday, against the measures the Israeli occupation has taken at al-Aqsa mosque

Palestinian president condemned for 'attacking' leftist politburo

26 July, 2017

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas was accused of using an unspecified “repulsive” insult against a senior member of the PFLP movement, Omar Shihada.

Israeli forces condemned for violent Palestinian hospital raids

25 July, 2017

Israeli soldiers and police stormed a Palestinian hospital twice over the past week, in some cases preventing doctors from providing emergency medical care to critically injured patients, says Amnesty International.

UN demands al-Aqsa crisis to be resolved by Friday

25 July, 2017

UN envoy Nickolay Mladenov has warned that the dangers on the ground will escalate if there is no resolution to the current crisis.

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