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Health ministry: Palestinian shot dead by Israeli army in Salfit

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A Palestinian man was shot dead by the Israeli army in the West Bank town of Salfit during clashes sparked by army incursions into the area, the health...

Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli military in West Bank

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Forty Palestinians were injured in clashes with the Israeli military in the West Bank, spokesman for the Palestinian Red Crescent Erab al-Fuqaha told RIA. "The Red Crescent staff provided...

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli police near Jericho

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Palestinian Health Ministry announced Sunday morning that a 22-year-old Palestinian was shot dead by an Israeli policeman near the city of Jericho. An Israeli policeman opened fire on...

Netanyahu warns Hamas about Israeli readiness for military operation

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israel, despite the proximity of the elections, is ready to take any measures, including a large-scale military operation, to restore a lull on its borders with the Gaza...

Israeli raids on targets of Hamas in Gaza in response to the launch of...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Israeli army launched raids on targets of Hamas in Gaza early on Sunday in response to the launch of a rocket from the Gaza Strip. "Fighter planes bombed...

IDF reports new Palestinian rocket fire on southern Israel

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Israeli army has fired a rocket fire from the Gaza Strip on the Jewish state, sirens alarm sounded at the regional council of Eshkol, said this Saturday...

Palestinian militants fired a rocket at the south of Israel

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Israeli military have detected the launch of a Palestinian rocket from the Gaza Strip, the army press service said. The second shelling of the week was, according to...

Palestinian killed by Israeli army in southern Gaza Strip

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A Palestinian youth was shot dead by the Israeli army in the clashes near the border fence east of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, a spokesman for...

Israeli night raids on Gaza Strip – Palestinian boy killed and wounding four others

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Israeli army announced the launch of its warplanes, Wednesday night on Thursday, intensive raids on the centers of Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip, on the pretext...

UN again postponed the announcement of the names of companies related to Israeli settlements

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has again postponed the publication of a database of companies linked to Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank,...

UN: Israel may have committed war crimes and crimes against humanity in Gaza

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israeli security forces may have committed war crimes and crimes against humanity in the killing of 189 Palestinians and injuring more than 6,100 during weekly protests in the...

UN: Israeli security forces must be tried for killings in Gaza

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israeli security forces may have committed war crimes and crimes against humanity in the killing of 189 Palestinians and injuring more than 6,100 during weekly protests in the...

EU to continue financial support for Palestinians

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The European Union (EU) will continue to provide financial assistance to the Palestinians. This was announced at a press conference in Sharm el-Sheikh following the summit of the...

Palestinian child killed by Israeli army east of Gaza

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Ministry of Health announced Friday the death of 15-year-old Yusef Said Hussein al-Daya, who was shot dead by the Israeli army during the suppression of the weekly...

Merging the US Consulate General at the new Jerusalem embassy in March

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US consulate in Jerusalem, which serves Palestinians, will be incorporated into the new US embassy in Israel in March, a US official said on Tuesday, setting a date...

Israeli police expel settlers from illegal outpost in West Bank

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israeli paramilitary police expelled dozens of Jewish settlers from an illegal outpost in the occupied West Bank on Thursday and said more than 20 policemen were wounded in fierce...

Netanyahu says Brazil to transfer embassy to Jerusalem

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that Brazil would transfer its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, leaving only a date for its implementation. "The relocation of the Brazilian embassy...

France calls on Israel to reconsider the approval of building houses for settlers in...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- France on Thursday called on Israel to reconsider recent approvals to build more than 2,000 settler homes in the occupied West Bank, saying it would violate international law. On 25...

Israel has approved a plan to build new settlements in the West Bank

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Israeli Ministry of Defense Commission approved a construction plan for about 2,200 housing units in the West Bank. This was reported on Wednesday by the AFP agency referring...

Hamas criticized Abbas’s intention to dissolve parliament

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Hamas ruling in the Gaza Strip announced that it did not agree with the plans of the Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas to dissolve parliament, and accused him of...