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Ramallah-based Birzeit University said the raid was a part of Israel’s "extensive campaign against Palestinian universities in the last two years".

Cross-border exchanges between Israel and the Gaza enclave continue as tensions rocket following Trump's Jerusalem embassy move

Trump's Jerusalem embassy move threatens Palestinian reconciliation

The New Arab

Trump's Jerusalem embassy move threatens Palestinian reconciliation

Fears that a fragile reconciliation process between Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas could collapse has increased, after Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel

Jordanian lawmakers vote to 'review' peace treaty with Israel

Karim Traboulsi

Jordanian lawmakers vote to 'review' peace treaty with Israel

Jordanian MPs voted unanimously to review the Wadi Araba peace treaty and all agreements signed with Israel in a session on Sunday, following ...

Palestinian man killed by Israeli soldiers in Gaza Palestinian man killed by Israeli soldiers in Gaza

The New Arab

Palestinian man killed by Israeli soldiers in Gaza

Mahmoud al-Masry was killed after he was shot in the back near the Israeli border of south Israel.

The New Arab

Israeli forces 'injure over 50 Palestinians' protesting Jerusalem decision

Local Palestinian health authorities said more than 50 Palestinians were injured in the protests and 16 were hospitalised on Friday after being attacked by Israeli forces.

The New Arab

'More than 100 Palestinians injured' in Jerusalem move protests

The Palestinian Red Crescent said more than 100 Palestinians have been injured in the protests with dozens hospitalised after being attacked by ...

The New Arab & agencies

EU and Jordan meet over Trump Jerusalem decision

The chief EU diplomat Federica Mogherini met with Jordan's Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi to address Trump's decision to move the US embassy to ...

The New Arab

Thousands of Palestinians to rally for 'Day of Rage'

Palestinians are expected to rally in their thousands as Palestinian Hamas movement declared Friday to be a 'Day of ...

Canada embassy 'to remain in Tel Aviv'

The New Arab

Canada embassy 'to remain in Tel Aviv'

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made it clear on Thursday that Canada's embassy in Israel would remain in Tel Aviv.

Ylenia Gostoli

Palestinians fear violence after Trump's Jerusalem embassy move

In-depth: The Palestinian leadership will come under increasing pressure as tensions build in the region following Trump's decision to move ...

Israel stands alone to praise Trump after controversial move

The New Arab

Israel stands alone to praise Trump after controversial move

Israel's prime minister lavished praise on US President Donald Trump on Thursday for his decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, ...

After Jerusalem, Trump will have blood on his hands

Hilary Aked

After Jerusalem, Trump will have blood on his hands

Comment: Israel's support for Trump's embassy move would expose its 'desire for peace' as a lie, writes Hilary Aked.

EU: 'Jerusalem should be capital <em>of</em> both states'

The New Arab

EU: 'Jerusalem should be capital of both states'

The European Union has responded to Donald Trump's plans to recognise Israel as the capital of Israel, saying the same be granted to ...

Hamas calls '<em>day</em> <em>of</em> <em>rage</em>' over Trump Jerusalem-embassy move

The New Arab & agencies

Hamas calls 'day of rage' over Trump Jerusalem-embassy move

Hamas calls on Palestinians to "turn the coming Friday into a day of rage against the Israeli occupation, in ...

Khalid Al-Karimi

Yemen's south: Marking Independence Day, envisioning secession

Comment: While southern Yemenis celebrate the 50th anniversary of independence from the British, they envision the day when they will rejoice over parting from northern Yemen, reports Khalid al

Khalid Al-Karimi

Yemen's south: Marking Independence Day, envisioning secession

Comment: While southern Yemenis celebrate the 50th anniversary of independence from the British, they envision the day when ...

Hadani Ditmars

'Me Too' in MENA

Blog: Harassment is a universal experience for women, writes Hadani Ditmars.

Qusay Noor

Syrian Day of Rage: Don't forget Assad's crimes

A Syrian Day of Rage was held in rebel-held parts of Syria and across the world on Saturday to denounce the ...

Egypt's conscripts serving the army's economic empire

Jamal Boukhari

Egypt's conscripts serving the army's economic empire

The long read: Instead of creating paid jobs for civilians, Sisi is using Egyptian army conscripts to build his engineering ...

Malia Bouattia

Brussels, at the heart of the EU's Islamophobic policymaking

Comment: Belgium may be leading the way in Islamophobic policymaking, but we can also learn much from their resistance and activism, writes ...

South Sudan refugees face long exile: UN's Grandi

The New Arab & agencies

South Sudan refugees face long exile: UN's Grandi

The UN's refugee chief has said a long period of exile lies ahead for South Sudanese refugees fleeing the civil war.

Incompetence alone will not be enough to dethrone Trump

Andrew Leber

Incompetence alone will not be enough to dethrone Trump

Comment: Only a clear and public failure coupled with a solid alternative can provide a way forward for America. And time is running out, writes ...

Chaos and cups: This week in Middle East football

Uri Levy

Chaos and cups: This week in Middle East football

Blog: A tempestuous end to the Arab Club Championship, Iranian players facing social media enmity over playing Israelis and the Palestine Cup ...

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