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Israel abducted a Palestinian journalist, along with fourteen other Palestinians, during pre-dawn raids on the occupied city of Ramallah.

Israeli forces have started to level land in the Palestinian village of Einabous, south of Nablus, to expand settlements considered illegal under international law.

Residents of threatened Palestinian village must move: <em>Israeli</em> court

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Residents of threatened Palestinian village must move: Israeli court

Israel's High Court says the question of a Palestinian village slated for demolition is not whether residents of Khan al-Ahmar should be moved, but where the families should go.

Tamimi will remain a prisoner until <em>Israeli</em> occupation ends

CJ Werleman

Tamimi will remain a prisoner until Israeli occupation ends

Comment: Tamimi may be out of jail, but she has effectively traded one prison cell for another, writes CJ Werleman.

Israel detains Palestinian TV boss, journalists in overnight raids

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Israel detains Palestinian TV boss, journalists in overnight raids

Dawn raids in the West Bank saw dozens of Palestinians arrested, including the director and journalists working for one of the region's main TV ...

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Israel to build new settler homes after knife attack

Four hundred new housing units will be built in the Adam settlement north of Jerusalem following the stabbing of three Israelis by a Palestinian teenager.

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Israeli forces kill Palestinian after West Bank stabbing attack

Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian on Thursday after he stabbed three Israeli settlers in the occupied West ...

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Hundreds of Israeli right-wingers storm Jerusalem's al-Aqsa Mosque

Hundreds of settlers, under the eyes of armed Israeli guards, stormed Jerusalem's al-Aqsa Mosque on Sunday.

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Anger after Israel shuts down Palestinian universities in Jerusalem

Two Palestinian educational facilities were shut down by Israeli forces 'until further notice'.

Ireland parliament advances ban on <em>Israeli</em> illegal settlement goods

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Ireland parliament advances ban on Israeli illegal settlement goods

Irish lawmakers have passed the first reading of a bill banning the import and sale of products made in illegal Israeli settlements.

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Ireland parliament expected to ban Israeli illegal settlement goods

Irish lawmakers are expected to pass a bill banning the import and sale of products made in illegal Israeli settlements, local ...

Azaria visits Hebron for first time since Palestinian killing

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Azaria visits Hebron for first time since Palestinian killing

Azaria, who was released in May after serving a nine-month sentence for the 2016 killing of a Palestinian, received a hero’s welcome from ...

<em>Israeli</em> <em>settlers</em> clash with police during outpost eviction

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Israeli settlers clash with police during outpost eviction

Israel's supreme court had in February 2017 ruled that part of the settlement outpost must be removed since it was built on private Palestinian ...

Palestinian officials: Trump's 'deal of the century' doomed

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Palestinian officials: Trump's 'deal of the century' doomed

The PA says that a regional tour next week by White House adviser Jared Kushner and Trump's special envoy for the Middle East, Jason Greenblatt, ...

Israel evicts <em>settlers</em> from illegal West Bank settlement outpost

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Israel evicts settlers from illegal West Bank settlement outpost

The right-wing government of Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu draws support from the settlement movement and has ...

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Illegal Israeli settlement to be demolished

Settlers have been ordered to vacate fifteen residences in the West Bank as they were built on stolen Palestinian land.

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Israel to decide fate of Palestinian families facing eviction

The fate of 70 Palestinian families is due to be confirmed on Sunday as Israeli authorities are due to decide on a petition calling for ...

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Waking up the neighbours: Indonesia's Ramadan dawn alarm clocks

"Suhoor! Suhoor! Please wake up sir, madam!" holler a 20-strong group of children in the streets of Jakarta.

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'Terrorising' settlers open fire near West Bank primary school

Settlers shot in the air to intimidate labourers and halt building work at the Tahadi 5 school in the troubled Jub al-Dib village near ...

Israel's top court meets on contentious land-grab law

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Israel's top court meets on contentious land-grab law

Israel's highest court met to discuss a new law that allows expropriation of Palestinian land.

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Israel approves 2,000 new settlement homes, says NGO

Nearly 700 settlement units have been given final approval by Israel, with more than a thousand more passing the first planning stage, as ...

<em>Israeli</em> banks profit from illegal West Bank settlements: HRW

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Israeli banks profit from illegal West Bank settlements: HRW

Israeli banks are providing services to home buyers and local councils supporting illegal West Bank settlements, Human Rights Watch has ...

Israel police arrest Ramadan dawn-awakeners for 'public disturbance'

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Israel police arrest Ramadan dawn-awakeners for 'public disturbance'

Israeli police have arrested three Palestinians in Jerusalem's Old City on charges of "public disturbance" for waking up Muslims to ...

Trump is throwing the Middle East under the bus

Emile Nakhleh

Trump is throwing the Middle East under the bus

Comment: Killing the Iran deal and moving the embassy to Jerusalem will only bring more instability and misery to the people of the region, ...

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