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In-depth: While Israel is increasing the amount of waste it produces and recycles, it is doing so at the expense of Palestinians, according to a new report.

Syria's state news agency says Syrian air defence has shot down on Tuesday three Israeli missiles that were targeting a military post near the capital, Damascus.

From a Palestinian refugee camp to international boutiques

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From a Palestinian refugee camp to international boutiques

From a small workshop in the Palestinian refugee camp of Jerash in Jordan, Halima al-Ankassuri embroiders traditional patterns destined for sale in an upmarket Paris, London or Dubai boutique.

Israel approves hiking trail through occupied West Bank, <em>Golan</em>

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Israel approves hiking trail through occupied West Bank, Golan

Israel has approved a hiking trail through the occupied West Bank and Golan Heights - areas it seized in moves that have never ...

Israel fires 'warning shot' into Syria over border construction

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Israel fires 'warning shot' into Syria over border construction

Israel's military claims that Syria's army has violated the 1974 Golan Heights ceasefire agreement by using heavy tools on ...

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Israel fears Syria buffer puts Iran close to frontier

The official map included in a preliminary agreement that seeks to establish buffer zones in southwest Syria indicates that Iran-backed forces could deploy within several kilometres of the Israeli frontier.

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Israel issues Syria warning over Iran-backed forces

Netanyahu warned on Monday that Israel will continue to take military action in Syria even as Russia and the United States attempt to broker a ...

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Israel downs Russian-made Syrian drone in occupied Golan Heights

Israel's army shot down a Russian-made Syrian drone carrying out a reconnaissance mission over the Israeli-occupied Golan ...

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UK minister Priti Patel faces sacking over Israel meetings

Under-fire aid minister Priti Patel's future hangs in the balance after news of two further unsanctioned meetings with Israeli politicians ...

Patel 'resigns' after misleading officials over secret  meetings Patel 'resigns' after misleading officials over secret  meetings

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Patel 'resigns' after misleading officials over secret meetings

Patel suggested that part of the UK's foreign aid budget should go towards the Israeli army, including to support operations in occupied ...

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Israel 'ready to defend' Syrian village after Golan attack

The Israeli military said it was ready to protect the Druze village of Hader on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights after ...

Britain in Palestine: From Balfour to Boycott

Ben Clarke

Britain in Palestine: From Balfour to Boycott

Comment: 100 years have passed since Balfour signed his infamous declaration, but what can Britain do now to help end injustice in Palestine?

Israel and Syria exchange fire following factory airstrike

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Israel and Syria exchange fire following factory airstrike

An Israeli attack on a factory in a Syrian industrial town south of Homs prompts an exchange of fire between the two neighbouring countries.

Israel warns it will intensify response to Syrian fire

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Israel warns it will intensify response to Syrian fire

Israel has warned it will step up its response to stray fire that has repeatedly spilled over the Syrian border after fire hit the ...

Israel strikes Syria after mortar shell lands in <em>Golan</em>

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Israel strikes Syria after mortar shell lands in Golan

Israel responded with tank fire into Syria on Thursday after a Syrian mortar shell landed in the Israeli-occupied part of the Golan ...

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Russia agrees to keep 'Iran, Hizballah from Israeli border'

Russia has agreed to expand a buffer zone along the Israeli-Syrian border where Iranian and Hizballah forces will not be allowed to enter, Israeli officials have said.

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Israel holds ceremony celebrating 50 years of illegal occupation

The event is to be attended by settler leaders, Netanyahu and ministers from his coalition government, seen as the most right-wing in Israel's ...

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'Israeli strikes' hit weapons depot near Damascus airport

Two rockets struck near Damascus airport at dawn on Friday, an attack probably carried out by Israeli jets from outside Syria’s borders, the ...

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Israel shoots down 'Hizballah drone' then strikes Lebanon-Syria border

The Israeli military says it has shot down a drone that attempted to enter the airspace above the Golan Heights.

Iran advances in fight for ground route to Lebanon

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Iran advances in fight for ground route to Lebanon

Iran-backed fighters in Syria are advancing east, bringing Tehran closer to its goal of forming a land link from its border through Iraq to ...

Charlie Hoyle

Who are Israel's Druze community?

In-depth: The 120,000-strong community is unique in its self-identification and shares a complex relationship with Israel's state, society, and ...

Palestine activists in Canada battle Israeli settlement wines

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours

Palestine activists in Canada battle Israeli settlement wines

In-depth: Vintages produced in illegal settlements on occupied Palestinian land must not be labelled 'Product of Israel', activists argue.

Israel opposes peace in Syria due to Iran fears

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Israel opposes peace in Syria due to Iran fears

Israel says it does not support a ceasefire in Syria's south, fearing it will allow Iran to establish air and naval bases close to its border.

Israel issues Syria warning after rockets hit occupied <em>Golan</em>

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Israel issues Syria warning after rockets hit occupied Golan

More rocket fire hit the illegally annexed Golan Heights on Saturday, with Israel putting Damascus on notice after fighting ...

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