The New Arab Logo

Breaking News

Results from 1 to 10 out of 785 about "Palestinian Authority"

Palestinian parties agree on elections by end of 2018

22 November, 2017

Palestinian political parties on Wednesday agreed on the need to hold elections by the end of 2018 after two days of reconciliation talks in Cairo.

Palestine freezes talks after US PLO office closure threats

21 November, 2017

"In practice by closing the office they are freezing all meetings and we are making that official," Palestinian foreign minister Riyad al-Maliki said

Abbas criticises Israel's Fatah arrests as Jerusalem demolitions persist

21 November, 2017

The detentions of Fatah members happened as the settlement and demolitions of Palestinian infrastructure rages on with six new demolition orders in the occupied city of Jerusalem

UN envoy: conflict likely if Fatah-Hamas reconciliation fails

21 November, 2017

Nickolay Mladenov told the UN Security Council on Monday that another intra-Palestinian conflict could break out if the reconciliation talks between Fatah and Hamas fail

Israeli right-wingers photoshop president wearing Palestinian keffiyeh

20 November, 2017

Israeli police announced an investigation into a photoshopped picture of President Reuven Rivlin wearing a Palestinian headscarf that has gone viral, after the leader rejected a soldier's pardon

Gaza border with Egypt opens with Palestinian hopes high

18 November, 2017

Residents of Gaza welcomed the reopening of the Gaza border on Saturday for the first time since a reconciliation agreement between the two biggest Palestinian factions.

Palestine rejects Trump threat to put Ramallah 'on notice'

18 November, 2017

Ramallah said it would not give in to US 'extortion' after reports Trump threatened to close the Palestinian Authority diplomatic mission in Washington.

Israeli settlers pepper spray Palestinian children in occupied Hebron

18 November, 2017

Israeli settlers pepper sprayed two Palestinian children causing them to suffocate in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron

Aggrieved Palestinian families in Gaza reconcile

17 November, 2017

The clashes that broke out between Hamas and Fatah members in 2007 left over 500 Palestinians dead. Last week's reconciliation might offer aggrieved families some peace, writes Rami Almeghari.

Cambridge vs BDS: Standing up to institutional bias

16 November, 2017

Comment: Universities in the UK are clamping down on pro-Palestine campaigners while their pro-Israel counterparts enjoy unadulterated free speech, writes Malia Bouattia.

Most Popular