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Data from the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics show Israel's ethnic cleansing to create a Jewish state has long continued since 1948.

Comment: Syrians might hope Trump's withdrawal from the deal works in their favour, but the international consensus has already sacrificed them on the altar of realpolitik, writes Sam Hamad.

Explainer: Golan Heights - What 's the big deal?

Florence Dixon

Explainer: Golan Heights - What 's the big deal?

Explainer: The Golan Heights has a political and strategic importance. We take a deeper look into what it is and why it is so significant considering recent escalating tensions.

Israel to confiscate Palestinian land in Nablus

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Israel to confiscate Palestinian land in Nablus

The Israeli army has notified Palestinians that it will be confiscating privately owned Palestinian land in Nablus to benefit illegal ...

In Israel, extremist rabbis are becoming the norm

CJ Werleman

In Israel, extremist rabbis are becoming the norm

Comment: Benjamin Netanyahu has come to depend on extremist rabbis and the ultra-orthodox community for his political survival, writes CJ ...

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Israeli to 'legalise' thousands of wildcat settlement outposts

A new report provides Israel with solutions to 'legal obstacles' facing settlement building, which if implemented, could spur rapid expansion of settlement outposts in the West Bank.

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Jerusalem on lock-down after alleged car-ramming attempt

Israeli forces have sealed off the entrances to Jerusalem after a car hit a group of soldiers stationed in East Jerusalem.

Charlie Hoyle

Israel is waging war on Palestinian education and schoolchildren

In-depth: Forty-four schools are at risk of full or partial demolition because Israeli authorities say they were built illegally, ...

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Video: Israeli soldier rejoices after shooting Palestinian protester

Israeli soldiers were caught laughing as they shot at Palestinian civilians in the occupied West Bank as they tried to move a roadblock ...

<em>Israeli</em> forces attack Palestinian school with tear gas

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Israeli forces attack Palestinian school with tear gas

An Israeli attack on a Palestinian school left children struggling to breathe in the village of al-Lubban, north of Nablus.

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Israeli army escorts settlers, attacks Palestinians in Ramallah raids

Israeli forces escorted and protected settlers as they attacked Palestinians during a storm on the village of al-Mazra’a ...

Israel: A radicalised state built on fear and violence

CJ Werleman

Israel: A radicalised state built on fear and violence

Comment: From Tel Aviv liberals to the ultra-orthodox community of Jerusalem, Israeli public discourse towards Palestinians is ...

<em>Settlers</em> vandalise Palestinian homes with 'death to Arabs' graffiti

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Settlers vandalise Palestinian homes with 'death to Arabs' graffiti

Israeli settlers attacked villages in occupied Nablus, breaking mosque doors and spraying 'death to Arabs' on walls of ...

<em>Israeli</em> forces order Palestinian homeowner to stop construction works

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Israeli forces order Palestinian homeowner to stop construction works

Occupying Israeli forces stormed Hebron and ordered a Palestinian man to halt construction works on his own home.

Ten Palestinians evicted from Jerusalem as <em>settlers</em> storm al-Aqsa

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Ten Palestinians evicted from Jerusalem as settlers storm al-Aqsa

Dozens of Israelis staged a routine march around the al-Aqsa compound as Israeli forces carried out sweeping arrests of Palestinians in ...

Charlie Hoyle

Explainer: Life in Gaza under Israel's blockade

Gaza is one of the most densely populated territories on the planet, with two million Palestinians crammed into just 362 square kilometres – and unable to leave

Fadi O. Al-Naji

Will 2018 bring a third intifada in Gaza?

Comment: The Great Return March could be the first sign of a third intifada breaking out in Gaza as the blockaded Strip becomes ever-more ...

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Palestinian stabbing suspect shot by settler dies in custody

Mohammed Marshoud, 30, has died from gunshot wounds after a settler - who he allegedly tried to attack with a screwdriver - shot him near an ...

Amal Awad

Palestine: Let's stop pretending it's a fair fight

Comment: When it comes to war, we're not only allowed to take sides, it’s positively expected. In Palestine, however, we're told that the ...

Palestinians demand US ambassador Friedman added to 'terror list'

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Palestinians demand US ambassador Friedman added to 'terror list'

A new Palestinian report criticises the US ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, for promoting "ethnic cleansing and black racism".

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Palestinian Authority denounces 'settler railway'

Palestinian officials have slammed an Israeli initiative to build a railway network between settlements as a 'serious escalation' of ...

Israel demolished 5000 homes in Jerusalem since 1967: report

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Israel demolished 5000 homes in Jerusalem since 1967: report

A new report sheds light on Israel's demolition of thousands of Palestinian homes, as well as the obstacles preventing Palestinians from ...

<em>Israeli</em> drones filmed firing tear gas at Gaza protesters

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Israeli drones filmed firing tear gas at Gaza protesters

Israeli use of tear gas drones to quash a Palestinian demonstration has drawn widespread criticism as well as feats over the future ...

Israel army kills Palestinian in occupied West Bank

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Israel army kills Palestinian in occupied West Bank

Imayyer Shehadeh was shot dead by the Israeli army in the occupied Palestinian city of Nablus.

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