‘Anger, sadness’: Thousands mourn Palestinians killed by Israel | Israel-Palestine conflict News

‘Anger, sadness’: Thousands mourn Palestinians killed by Israel |  Israel-Palestine conflict News

Ramallah, occupied West Bank – Two Palestinian men have succumbed to their wounds after they were shot by the Israeli army in separate incidents in the northern Israeli-occupied West Bank city of Nablus. Mohammad Abu Kishek, aged 22, was pronounced dead by the Palestinian Ministry of Health on Wednesday night, less than 24 hours after … Read more

Palestinians wave their flag high at the Qatar World Cup | Qatar World Cup 2022 News

Palestinians wave their flag high at the Qatar World Cup |  Qatar World Cup 2022 News

Doha, Qatar – The large Palestinian community in Doha knew that having the globe’s attention on Qatar during the World Cup, the world’s biggest sporting event, was an opportunity, and one they do not get very often. “The World Cup has given us a platform to make our voice heard,” Bader, a Palestinian based in … Read more

Israeli forces demolish Palestinian school in Masafer Yatta | Israel-Palestine conflict News

Israeli forces demolish Palestinian school in Masafer Yatta |  Israel-Palestine conflict News

Ramallah, occupied West Bank – Israeli forces have demolished a recently-built Palestinian primary school in the Masafer Yatta region of the southern occupied West Bank, where residents are facing the ongoing threat of forced displacement. Locals and officials told Al Jazeera that the Israeli army had raided the area on Wednesday morning and demolished the … Read more

Fans across the Middle East celebrate historic World Cup moment | Qatar World Cup 2022 News

Fans across the Middle East celebrate historic World Cup moment |  Qatar World Cup 2022 News

Qatar marked its FIFA World Cup debut with a defeat to Ecuador on Sunday, but in becoming the first nation in the Middle East to host the tournament, it has inspired a wave of pride across the region. From cafes in Erbil to pubs in Istanbul and stadiums in Gaza City, excited viewers gathered around … Read more

Neighbors mourn deaths of 21 family members in Gaza home fire | Gaza News

Neighbors mourn deaths of 21 family members in Gaza home fire |  Gaza News

Jabalia, Gaza – As soon as she heard the news that a fire had broken out in the building where her sister lived, Aya Abu Rayya ran down the street towards it, screaming, “My sister, my sister.” When she arrived, all she could do was watch as the flames consumed the building where her sister … Read more

Fire rips through Gaza residential building, killing 21 people | Gaza News

Fire rips through Gaza residential building, killing 21 people |  Gaza News

A fire erupted during birthday celebrations in an apartment in Jabalia, spreading quickly through a four-storey building. At least 21 people have been killed and several others injured after a fire ripped through a residential building in the densely-populated Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip, according to local sources. Ambulances rushed several injured … Read more

Israel’s Netanyahu agrees to legalize West Bank settler outposts | Occupied West Bank News

Israel’s Netanyahu agrees to legalize West Bank settler outposts |  Occupied West Bank News

Ramallah, occupied West Bank – Benjamin Netanyahu, currently tasked with forming a new Israeli government after his coalition won elections earlier this month, has pledged to legalize dozens of illegal settler outposts in the occupied West Bank, after a meeting with far-right, controversial politician Itamar Ben-Gvir. The two met on Wednesday, during which they agreed … Read more

US to open investigation into Shireen Abu Akleh killing: Reports | Israel-Palestine conflict News

US to open investigation into Shireen Abu Akleh killing: Reports |  Israel-Palestine conflict News

The United States has informed the Israeli authorities that it decided to open its own investigation into the killing of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, several Israeli and US media outlets reported, citing unidentified sources. According to a report by Axios on Monday, the US Justice Department informed its counterpart in Israel that the … Read more

US slams far-right Israeli lawmaker for attending Kahane memorial | Politics News

US slams far-right Israeli lawmaker for attending Kahane memorial |  Politics News

State Department accuses Netanyahu ally Itamar Ben-Gvir of ‘celebrating the legacy of a terrorist organization’. The United States has condemned far-right Israeli politician Itamar Ben-Gvir for attending an event honoring an ultranationalist rabbi who inspired violent attacks against Palestinians and Arab Americans. US State Department spokesperson Ned Price on Thursday slammed Ben-Gvir, who will likely … Read more

Biden congratulates Israel’s Netanyahu in phone call | Politics News

Biden congratulates Israel’s Netanyahu in phone call |  Politics News

US president underscored his ‘unwavering support for Israeli security’ in call with incoming PM, White House says. US President Joe Biden has congratulated Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu on his election victory as the incoming Israeli prime minister gears up to form one of the most right-wing governments in the country’s history. The White House said on … Read more