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Yaakov Katz said that Trump has fostered a friendly new atmosphere encouraging growth of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank.

The avidly pro-settlement US envoy to Jerusalem told a conference that settlers in the West Bank 'are not going anywhere' and a forced evacuation could provoke an Israeli civil war.

<em>Israeli</em> forces hunt down Ariel attacker in Nablus

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Israeli forces hunt down Ariel attacker in Nablus

Israeli forces carried out multiple raids in the Nablus area on Sunday and Monday as they continue to search for the suspected killer of an Israeli settler

<em>Israeli</em> <em>settlers</em> violently attack Palestinian bus driver near Hebron

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Israeli settlers violently attack Palestinian bus driver near Hebron

A Palestinian man was brutally attacked by a group of Israeli settlers as he drove his bus in the southern West Bank on Sunday ...

'Notorious' <em>Israeli</em> <em>settlers</em> attempt kidnapping of Palestinian children

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'Notorious' Israeli settlers attempt kidnapping of Palestinian children

Israeli settlers from the fanatical Yitzhar settlement allegedly attempted to kidnap two Palestinian children as they raided ...

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Israeli settler killed after being stabbed outside Ariel

An Israeli man has been killed in an apparent stabbing attack outside the West Bank settlement of Ariel, with the alleged attacker still on the loose.

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Israel 'legalises' settlement outpost in response to settler killing

Israeli settlements are seen as illegal under international law and major obstacles to peace as they are built on occupied Palestinian ...

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Israel's opposition leader Gabbay suggests withdrawing from West Bank

Israel's key opposition leader made waves by declaring his support for an Israeli withdrawal from the West Bank if peace negotiations ...

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'Attempted car-ramming' in West Bank injures Israeli soldier

One solider has sustained minor injuries after a Palestinian car drove into a group of Israeli soldiers at the Qasr al-Yahud pilgrimage ...

Israel 'planning to legalise' 70 settler outposts

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Israel 'planning to legalise' 70 settler outposts

Israel's deputy defence minister said a team has been set up to look into the process of authorising 70 illegal settler outposts in the West ...

Ylenia Gostoli

Tamimi detention decision delayed

The 16-year-old will remain in custody until her next court date, a judge ruled on Monday.

Two Palestinians killed by <em>Israeli</em> forces following settler shooting

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Two Palestinians killed by Israeli forces following settler shooting

Two Palestinians have been killed as violent clashes erupt across the West Bank and Gaza, after Israeli forces enforced a crackdown ...

Hundreds of <em>Israeli</em> <em>settlers</em> storm Palestinian villages

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Hundreds of Israeli settlers storm Palestinian villages

An estimated group of 500 settlers from nearby settlements attempted to invade the two villages near the West Bank city of Qalqilya.

Israel clamps down on West Bank after settler killing

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Israel clamps down on West Bank after settler killing

Israeli soldiers checked identification papers and searched cars at checkpoints around Nablus, causing long back-ups.

Jerusalem: Bringing on the apocalypse in a theme park

Hadani Ditmars

Jerusalem: Bringing on the apocalypse in a theme park

World leaders are playing political chess with Jerusalem while Disneyfying its history, notes Hadani Ditmars.

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Israel ruling party pushes to annex West Bank

Israel's ruling party Likud has voted for a resolution calling on its MPs to 'spread Israeli sovereignty' over the occupied Palestinian Territories.

Hadani Ditmars

O Jerusalem: The apocalypse returns in a theme park

Jerusalem is once again under the international spotlight, but the tensions between Palestinians and Israelis in the city were not always so ...

Yousef Alhelou

Palestinians are winning the online battle for Jerusalem

Comment: Social media platforms are proving a powerful tool in the hands of Palestinian citizen journalists hoping to reshape their narrative, ...

Rami Almeghari

Palestinians in Gaza react to Trump's Jerusalem move

Gazans believe Palestinian leaders should look for alternative peace mediators, reports Rami Almeghari.

Despite a century of foreign intervention, Palestine is indivisible

Nada Elia

Despite a century of foreign intervention, Palestine is indivisible

Comment: With Trump effectively killing off the 'peace process', we can focus on the real solution: Grassroots activism and global solidarity, ...

Sonia Boulos

The UN and EU must do more for Jerusalem

Comment: The lacklustre international response to President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem imperils international law and the institutions ...

Trump's Jerusalem announcement will only fuel repression of Palestinians

Thayer Hastings

Trump's Jerusalem announcement will only fuel repression of Palestinians

Comment: Israel's brutal practices targeting Palestinian residents of Jerusalem make life unlivable for many, writes Thayer Hastings.

Trump Jerusalem move fuels protest across Palestinian territories

Ylenia Gostoli

Trump Jerusalem move fuels protest across Palestinian territories

In-depth: 'We will tell our children, Jerusalem is ours.'

Israel slams EU for cooperating with anti-settlement group

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Israel slams EU for cooperating with anti-settlement group

Israel has lashed out at the European Union for its "patronising" approach of marking International Human Rights Day with an exhibit critical of ...

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