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Hamas welcomes ICC inquiry into Israeli-Palestinian conflict

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The Palestinian Islamist group Hamas said on Saturday it welcomed a decision by the International Criminal Court to launch an inquiry into...

Abbas rolls statehood dice with International Criminal Court move

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For someone nearing 80, President Mahmoud Abbas still knows how to shake things up. But his decision last week to join the...

Israel freezes funds to Palestinians over ICC approach

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Israel has decided to freeze a monthly revenue transfer to the Palestinians in response to President Mahmoud Abbas's approach to the International...

Egyptian troops kill Palestinian youth infiltrating from Gaza: sources

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Egyptian border troops shot dead a Palestinian youth as he tried to cross illegally from the Gaza Strip on Friday, Palestinian and...

Sweden recognises Palestinian state, hopes will revive peace process

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The Swedish government officially recognised the state of Palestine on Thursday, the first Western European country to do so, reflecting growing international...

PLO says global public opinion backs recognising Palestine

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A senior Palestinian official said on Thursday that European moves toward recognising an independent Palestine would bring them in line with global...

End of Gaza war doesn’t translate into peace

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A week after the guns fell silent in the Gaza war, Israel and the Palestinians seem to have little appetite or incentive...

Gaza truce holding but Israel’s Netanyahu under fire at home

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An open-ended ceasefire in the Gaza war held on Wednesday as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced strong criticism in Israel over a...

Gaza truce collapses, fighting erupts, Israel orders negotiators home

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A ceasefire in the Gaza Strip collapsed on Tuesday, with Palestinian militants firing dozens of rockets at Israel and Israel launching air...

Israel, Palestinians renew truce but see risk of more Gaza violence

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The chief Palestinian delegate to truce talks with Israel warned on Tuesday that Gaza violence could erupt anew unless progress is made...

Renewed Gaza truce holds after rocky start

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A renewed truce between Israel and Hamas appeared to be holding on Thursday despite a shaky start, after both sides agreed to...

Truce crumbles as 40 killed in Gaza, rockets hit Israel

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A Gaza ceasefire crumbled only hours after it began on Friday, with at least 40 Palestinians killed by Israeli shelling and Israel...

Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

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A grim-faced Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned on Monday of a protracted war in Gaza, dashing any hopes of a swift...

Destroy Hamas? Something worse would follow – Pentagon intel chief

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A top Pentagon intelligence official warned on Saturday that the destruction of Hamas would only lead to something more dangerous taking its...

Crunch time for Gaza truce talks as death toll passes 800

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pressed regional leaders to nail down a Gaza ceasefire on Friday as the civilian death toll...

Gaza bloodshed deepens as airlines shun Israel

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Gaza fighting raged on Wednesday, displacing thousands more Palestinians in the battered territory as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said efforts...

Israeli strikes kill more Palestinians; rocket causes huge blaze in Israel

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Israeli air strikes on Gaza killed four more Palestinians before dawn on Friday, raising the death toll from the four day offensive...

Palestinian death toll rises to 77 as Israel hits Gaza over...

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At least 77 Palestinians, most of them civilians, have been killed in Israel's Gaza offensive, Palestinian officials said on Thursday, and militants...

Surviving “death boat”, Syria Palestinians locked up in Egypt

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After escaping shelling in Damascus and terrifying bloodshed at sea, 14 month-old Palestinian twin girls are now among hundreds of people living...

Israel blames Palestinians for spurning peace talks

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Israel blamed the Palestinians for rejecting a call to hold face-to-face peace talks when representatives of Middle East power brokers visit the...

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