Jewish settlement construction in the West Bank is at its highest for seven years, the Israeli NGO Peace Now says in a new report, which comes as US Secretary of State John Kerry’s efforts ...
In a surprise appointment late on Sunday night, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas named Rami Hamdullah as the new prime minister.
An armed Palestinian group has formed special brigades to fight in the Golan Heights to undermine efforts to topple Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad. The Popular Front for the Liberation of ...
US Secretary of State John Kerry visited Jerusalem and Ramallah yesterday, his fourth such trip since he took office in February.
Israel has blocked a planned visit by Paris-based UN cultural body Unesco to Jerusalem’s Old City in what it termed a protest at Palestinian action.
A Palestinian held in Israeli prison who had been on a partial hunger strike has agreed to begin eating again following an agreement to release him in eight months' time.
Jordan has decided to open its airspace to Israeli drones used to monitor activity in Syria.
The Israeli military's Military Advocate General has closed its probe into 65 allegations of misconduct during the November Gaza war. Palestinian human rights groups have condemned the ...
US Secretary of State John Kerry yesterday met with Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad as well as the Israeli President, Shimon Peres.
Christians living in the West Bank are angry at a drop in the number of permits allowing them to travel to Jerusalem for Easter.