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Israeli forces arrested a senior Islamic Jihad leader on Monday as tensions with the Palestinian group rise following the destruction of a tunnel in the Gaza Strip last month.

Israeli forces detained 17-year-old Nour al-Din al-Faghuri after raiding his family home in the occupied village of Wadi Rahhal in southern Bethlehem

Washington 'honours' Palestinian for hacking US Department of Defence

Diana Alghoul

Washington 'honours' Palestinian for hacking US Department of Defence

Amjad Nayef Mahmoud Qabha says one of his motivations to continue with hacking is to protect Palestine and Palestinians from any potential cyber-attacks

Israel detained 880 more Palestinians in July

The New Arab

Israel detained 880 more Palestinians in July

Last month 880 Palestinians were arrested by Israel, including 144 children and 18 women.

Doctors go on strike after Palestinian gunmen attack hospitals

The New Arab

Doctors go on strike after Palestinian gunmen attack hospitals

The gunmen raided the hospital, vandalised equipment and assaulted doctors in al-Razi hospital in Jenin and Alia hospital in Hebron.

Hadani Ditmars

And Here I Am: Theatre as AK-47

Society: A new one-man-show tells the true story of a refugee jihadist who renounced violence to become an actor thanks to Jenin's famed Freedom Theatre, writes Hadani Ditmars.

The New Arab

Israeli forces kill Palestinian in occupied West Bank raid

Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian man early on Sunday during an arrest raid in the occupied West Bank, the army said.

Robert Cusack

Israeli forces kill two Palestinians in Jenin refugee camp

Israeli soldiers shot and killed two young men after a crowd of Palestinians threw petrol bombs at them on Tuesday.

The New Arab

Israel boosts West Bank power as Gaza endures blackouts

The PA signed an agreement with Israel's state-owned Israel Electric Corp (IEC) on Monday to boost energy supplies in the occupied West Bank, as ...

Israeli army raids Palestinian city to remove memorial

The New Arab

Israeli army raids Palestinian city to remove memorial

Israeli bulldozers entered a major West Bank city to remove a memorial to high profile Palestinian fighter Khaled Nazzal on Friday, sparking ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli forces 'kill Palestinian' in the Gaza Strip

Israeli soldiers shot and killed a 25-year-old Palestinian in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, Gaza's health ministry said.

Palestinian girl shot by Israeli forces dies of wounds

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinian girl shot by Israeli forces dies of wounds

A 16-year-old Palestinian teenager died on Friday a day after she was shot by Israeli forces after allegedly stabbing a soldier outside of a ...

Palestinian woman shot after stabbing Israeli soldier

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinian woman shot after stabbing Israeli soldier

Israeli forces shot and critically injured a Palestinian woman in the northern West Bank on Thursday after she stabbed a soldier outside a ...

Israel arrests Palestinian writer Ahmad Qatamesh

The New Arab

Israel arrests Palestinian writer Ahmad Qatamesh

Israeli security forces have carried out raids in the West Bank and arrested at least 14 people, including a renowned Palestinian writer.

Coca-Cola 'donated thousands of dollars' to extremist Zionist group

Diana Alghoul

Coca-Cola 'donated thousands of dollars' to extremist Zionist group

A document from the Israel Corporations Authority has revealed that Israel’s Coca-Cola franchisee, the Central Bottling Company, donated $13,850 ...

The New Arab

Hamas 'captures assassins who killed top leader'

Hamas has reportedly captured members of the cell that assassinated top leader Mazen Faqha, sources told The New Arab on Tuesday.

The New Arab & agencies

Hamas offers amnesty to 'collaborators' who turn themselves in

Hamas has blamed Israel and its "collaborators" for the killing of Mazen Faqha in the Palestinian territory.

The New Arab

Children detained as Israeli forces raid Palestinian territories

The Israeli army arrested a number of Palestinians across the West Bank while settlers stormed the Joseph Tomb in Nablus, causing clashes.

The New Arab

Hamas allows some to leave Gaza, but restrictions remain

Gaza security forces are continuing their hunt for a senior Hamas commander, despite easing border crossing restrictions to Israel.

Israeli troops shoot dead Palestinian teenager in West Bank

The New Arab

Israeli troops shoot dead Palestinian teenager in West Bank

A Palestinian teenager was killed on Friday after Israeli troops opened fire during clashes near the occupied West Bank city of Hebron.

Karim Traboulsi

Palestinian writer-revolutionary killed in gunfight with Israeli troops

A popular Palestinian pro-resistance activist and writer was killed in the early hours of Monday in an Israeli raid on his home in al-Bireh in ...

Palestinian authorities ban 'Crime in Ramallah' novel over 'indecency'

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinian authorities ban 'Crime in Ramallah' novel over 'indecency'

Abbad Yahya's recently published novel contained indecent terms that threatened morality and public decency, according to Attorney General Ahmed ...

Israeli troops kill Palestinian teenager in occupied West Bank

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli troops kill Palestinian teenager in occupied West Bank

A young Palestinian was shot dead in the occupied city of Jenin during clashes with Israeli military.

Something colonial: Can Zionism be fixed?

Dr. Ramzy Baroud

Something colonial: Can Zionism be fixed?

Comment: Israeli policy remains driven by Zionism, and the country refuses to move from a 19th century colonial enterprise into a modern, ...

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