Senior Hamas official Mazen Faqha who had been freed from Israeli detention in a 2011 prisoner swap was shot and killed by unknown gunmen in Gaza on Friday.
Could economic ties between Gaza and Israel pave the way for peace in the Middle East, Arafat asks
Israel is drawing up contingency plans to evacuate up to a quarter-million civilians if a full-scale war erupts with Hizballah and Hamas.
Palestinian faction Hamas has ruled Gaza for the past decade, and is now drafting a new political programme it hopes will improve ties with Egypt and the West.
An Australian government probe has found no evidence taxpayer money was misused by World Vision in the Gaza Strip, after Israel alleged millions of dollars were diverted to Hamas.
A Palestinian was sentenced to four years in prison for allegedly travelling to join the Islamic State group before returning to Israel, authorities allege.
A rocket fired by Palestinians in the Gaza Strip slammed into southern Israel Saturday morning, the Israeli army said.
More air raids have been launched by Israeli war planes on Gaza, after a rocket was fired from the besieged Palestinian enclave.
The head of Lebanon's Maronite Church has criticised Lebanon's powerful Iran-backed paramilitary group Hizballah for its intervention in Syria alongside the regime of Bashar al-Assad
Head of the London-based Palestine Solidarity Campaign Hugh Lanning was denied entry at Tel Aviv airport for promoting boycotts against Israel.