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Putin told Abbas about supporting the resumption of dialogue between Palestine and Israel

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a telephone conversation with the leader of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, the press service of the Kremlin. "Vladimir Putin outlined Russia's principled position in support of the immediate resumption of direct...

Trump informed Abbas about the intention to move the embassy to Jerusalem

President of the United States Donald Trump during a telephone conversation informed the Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas of the intention to transfer the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. This is reported by the...

Fatah and Hamas agree to complete the government’s handover of its responsibilities in Gaza...

The Palestinian National Authority (PNA) agreed on Sunday to end its responsibilities in the Gaza Strip by December 10. A Palestinian official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the two delegations agreed at the end...

Israeli authorities detained 450 Palestinians in November

Israel's law and order detained 450 people in the occupied Palestinian lands during November, the report of the Center for Studies on Palestinian Prisoners says. Among the detainees in occupied East Jerusalem and the West...

Hamas demands removal of sanctions from the Gaza Strip

The Hamas movement demanded that the Government of the National Reconciliation of Palestine lift restrictions from the Gaza Strip or resign. "The government of Rami Hamdallah has already transferred powers to manage the Gaza Strip....

Israeli army fires tear gas during clashes with Palestinians south of Nablus

On Friday, December 1, clashes broke out between the Israeli army and Palestinians south of Nablus. A medical source reported that "35 cases of suffocation due to the Israeli army fired gas bombs during the...

Israel bombs Hamas and Islamic Jihad positions in Gaza after mortar fire

The Israeli army shelled positions of Hamas and Islamic Jihad in the Gaza Strip on Thursday afternoon, wounding at least three people, after mortar shells fired from the Gaza Strip at an Israeli military...

Israeli forces bomb several areas across besieged Gaza Strip

Israeli aircraft raided various parts of the Gaza Strip on Thursday after firing artillery shells, local sources and eyewitnesses said. The sources told Xinhua that Israeli aircraft targeted a number of training sites in the...
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Fatah accuses Hamas of ‘non-commitment’ to the reconciliation agreement in Cairo

The leader of the Fatah movement, Azzam al-Ahmad, accused Hamas on Wednesday of "not complying" with the reconciliation agreement signed by the Palestinian factions in Cairo, Gaza strip. "Hamas is not committed to the agreement...

Hamas refuses to lay down arms

Hamas rejected Fatah's demand to disarm the military wing of its organization before completely transferring power in the Gaza Strip to the administration of Mahmoud Abbas. About this at a press conference held on Monday,...

EU calls on Israel to stop demolishing Palestinian homes

The European Union called on the Israeli authorities to stop the demolition of Palestinian homes and property as the demolition and eviction of Palestinians from their lands increased. The European Union's missions in Jerusalem and...

Israel deployed missile defense systems, fearing revenge of Palestinian militants

In the central part of Israel deployed tactical missile defense system "Iron Dome". This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the Armed Forces of the country. According to the...

Hamas hands over Egypt border crossing to Palestinian Authority control

Hamas hands over Egypt border crossing to PA as part of reconciliation agreement -- The Islamist group Hamas on Wednesday began handing control of the Gaza Strip’s border crossings with Israel and Egypt to...

Israel blows up tunnel stretching from Gaza Strip

Israel’s military said it blew up a tunnel stretching from the Gaza Strip into its territory on Monday. This is a rare case of such an incident since the last Israeli-Gaza war in 2014,...

Time is over for discussion with Israel, now we see when will erase, ‘wipe...

Chief of Islamic Hamas movement in the Gaza Strip Yehya Sinwar said Thursday his movement would not discuss the question of recognizing Israel but how to "wipe out" its existence, reported Xinhua. "The time is...

Israel to build over thirteen-hundred new settler units in occupied Palestinian territories

Israel has approved the construction of over thirteen-hundred new settler units in the occupied Palestinian territories despite international criticism. According to a settlement watchdog, the plan brings to over two-thousand six hundred the total number...

Israel must stop new building plans for settler homes in the West Bank —...

Israel must halt new building plans for settler homes in the West Bank, the EU’s foreign service said on Wednesday. The EU has requested clarifications from Israeli authorities and conveyed the expectation that “they reconsider...

Israel will refuse negotiations with Palestinian govt if Hamas involved — Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned on Tuesday will refuse negotiations with the Palestinian government if Hamas plays any role in talks. In a statement released by his security cabinet, it was underscored the Israeli...

Unity deal at risk ‘if Palestinian President Abbas does not end sanctions’ — Hamas

Hamas warned on Tuesday that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’ delay in easing sanctions on Gaza was putting at risk a unity deal signed last week, AFP news agency said. “The continuation of the punitive measures...

Israel to advance plans for nearly 4,000 settler homes in occupied West Bank

Israel is to advance plans for nearly 4,000 settler homes in the occupied West Bank as part of a push to greatly boost settlement growth, an Israeli official said Tuesday. The approvals are to include...