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The Islamist group push for national reconciliation with rival Fatah to combat Trump's Jerusalem decision, despite setbacks to the handover of Gaza earlier this month.

One activist from Salah-al-Din in East Jerusalem was detained after engaging in protests on Saturday and another two people were injured in Damascus Gate.

Abbas holds talks with Qatar over Trump Jerusalem decision

The New Arab

Abbas holds talks with Qatar over Trump Jerusalem decision

The Palestinian leader is visiting allies in Qatar to seek support over Jerusalem.

World honours disabled Palestinian killed by Israel

The New Arab

World honours disabled Palestinian killed by Israel

Many may not have known about Abu Thuraya, who lost his legs because of an Israeli airstrike in 2008, but Palestinians made sure he was quickly ...

Egypt opens <em>Gaza</em> border for four days Egypt opens Gaza border for four days

The New Arab & agencies

Egypt opens Gaza border for four days

Egypt has opened its largely sealed border with Gaza for only the second time since the Palestinian Authority took control of the ...

The New Arab

Ibrahim Abu Thuraya: A symbol of Gaza's resilience

Since Ibrahim Abu Thuraya lost his legs in an Israeli attack a decade ago, he has become a symbol of the struggle and resilience of the Palestinian people,

The New Arab & agencies

Fatah calls for 'angry' protests against Pence Jerusalem visit

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah party on Saturday called for mass demonstrations next week to protest against a visit to Jerusalem ...

The New Arab & agencies

Pope Francis to meet Jordan's King Abdullah

Pope Francis will meet with Jordan's King Abdullah II at the Vatican next week in talks which will likely focus on Trump's decision to recognise ...

The New Arab

Four Palestinians killed in clashes as anti-Trump protests continue

Four Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces on Friday during protests against Washington's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital ...

Israeli police 'attack Palestinian youth with dogs' in Jerusalem Israeli police 'attack Palestinian youth with dogs' in Jerusalem

The New Arab

Israeli police 'attack Palestinian youth with dogs' in Jerusalem

Youngsters have been attacked with dogs in Damascus Gate by Israeli soldiers, who are also opening fire at civilians.

The New Arab & agencies

Keeping bodies of dead Palestinians illegal, rules Israeli court

An Israeli court has ruled that bodies of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces should not be used as bargaining chips.

Palestinians distrust their leadership, Arab allies after Jerusalem move

Ylenia Gostoli

Palestinians distrust their leadership, Arab allies after Jerusalem move

In-depth: Palestinian protesters angry at Trump's Jerusalem decision tell The New Arab they have little trust in their leadership and Arab ...

Palestine. It's about injustice, not religion

Amal Awad

Palestine. It's about injustice, not religion

Comment: For many, Israel's occupation of Palestine, and the resulting conflict, invoke religious sentiment. But it's justice we should be ...

<em>Gaza</em> restaurant offers North Koreans discounts... but no takers

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Gaza restaurant offers North Koreans discounts... but no takers

Though Gaza restaurant owner Raba knows there are no North Koreans in the besieged enclave, he hopes they will come someday, perhaps ...

Israel closes <em>Gaza</em> border crossings as strikes intensify

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Israel closes Gaza border crossings as strikes intensify

Israel closed its Gaza border crossings on Thursday after a week of intense rocket fire by Palestinian militants sparked by US ...

The New Arab

Israel intercepts two Gaza rockets after earlier strikes

Cross-border fire continues to be exchanged with Israeli military intercepting two rockets fired from Gaza after strikes earlier in the day left three Palestinians wounded.

The New Arab & agencies

Undercover Israelis infiltrate Palestinian demo, open fire

Israeli police officers wearing keffiyehs and Palestinian flags infiltrated a demonstration near Ramallah before shooting their pistols into the ...

The New Arab & agencies

Islamic leaders urge Jerusalem recognition as 'Palestine's capital'

Islamic leaders meeting at an emergency meeting of the OIC in Istanbul on Wednesday urged the world to "recognise the State of Palestine and ...

The New Arab & agencies

ICC: Failure to arrest Sudanese president undermines global justice

The ICC's prosecutor says failure to detain Bashir undermines the court, yet the tribunal refuses to issue arrest warrants for other leaders ...

Three Palestinians wounded in <em>Gaza</em> after Israeli rocket fire

The New Arab & agencies

Three Palestinians wounded in Gaza after Israeli rocket fire

Three Palestinians were lightly wounded in Israeli strikes on Wednesday, the health ministry in the besieged enclave said. No casualties were ...

The New Arab & agencies

Erdogan seeks to unite Muslim leaders over Jerusalem

The heads of 57 Muslim-majority states are set to meet in Istanbul for an emergency OIC summit to discuss Jerusalem.

Two Palestinian militants killed in <em>Gaza</em> explosion

The New Arab & agencies

Two Palestinian militants killed in Gaza explosion

Israel has denied claims from authorities in Gaza that it was responsible for the deaths of two Palestinian militants killed in an ...

United in prayer: Christians and Muslims stand against Trump

The New Arab

United in prayer: Christians and Muslims stand against Trump

US President Donald Trump controversial decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital did little to divide the city's Christian and Muslim ...

Poll: Over 90 percent of Palestinians oppose Trump move

The New Arab & agencies

Poll: Over 90 percent of Palestinians oppose Trump move

A new Palestinian opinion poll finds overwhelming opposition to President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

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