West Bank

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

New photos emerge of Jeremy Corbyn meeting Hamas members

Photos emerge of Jeremy Corbyn meeting Hamas members on trip he didn't declare

Photos emerge of Jeremy Corbyn meeting Hamas members

Jeremy Corbyn and fellow Labour MP Andrew Slaughter visited the West Bank in 2010 and met with members of Hamas, on a trip that Corbyn did not declare

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Palestinian 'shot dead after stabbing Israeli security guard in West Bank'

Palestinian 'shot dead after stabbing Israeli security guard in West Bank'

Palestinian 'shot dead after stabbing Israeli security guard in West Bank'

Three Palestinians have allegedly been killed in two days by the Israeli military

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops' over Donald Trump's Jerusalem announcement

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops' over Donald Trump's Jerusalem announcement

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops'

The Israeli military claims it has only been shooting towards the 'main instigators'

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Gary Lineker's tweet received a decidedly mixed response

Gary Lineker receives torrent of abuse from Israelis after sharing pro-Palestinian 'caged children' video

Gary Lineker receives torrent of abuse from Israelis over pro-Palestinian video

Match of the Day star wades into Israel-Palestine debate - and gets plenty of criticism for doing so

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Palestinian arrested for 'carrying meat cleaver, knife and Quran intended for terror attack'

Palestinian arrested 'carrying meat cleaver, knife and Quran intended for terror attack'

Palestinian arrested 'carrying meat cleaver, knife and Quran'

The man is said to have claimed the bag the items were allegedly in was not his, but were for use in a terror attack

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

One of the Palestinians was killed and the other is being treated in hospital

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Israeli police arrest 15 suspected Jewish extremists including leader of far-right group Lehava

Israeli police arrest 15 suspected Jewish extremists including leader of far-right group Lehava

Israeli police arrest 15 'Jewish extremists' including leader of far-right group

Lehava group leader Benzi Gopstein is now under house arrest following an undercover investigation

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis near to Jewish settlement on West Bank

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis near to Jewish settlement on West Bank

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis near to Jewish settlement on West Bank

The incident took place near to Har Adar, according to Israeli police

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Palestinian clown accused of joining terror group released by Israeli forces

Palestinian clown accused of joining terror group released by Israeli forces

Palestinian clown accused of joining terror group released by Israeli forces

Mohammad Abu Sakha was never charged, yet he was held for 20 months

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Al Jazeera to take legal action against Israel as it moves to shut down offices

Al Jazeera to take legal action against Israel as it moves to shut down offices

Al Jazeera to take legal action against Israel as it moves to shut down offices

Israeli Communications Minister Ayoub Kara has announced there is to a ban on the station in the country and occupied territories

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

The Al-Aqsa mosque has been the seen of major protests in recent days

Al-Aqsa crisis: People who make Israel the bad guys are supporting terrorism

'Those who make Israel the bad guys of Al-Aqsa are supporting terrorism'

People who want to reduce the Israel-Palestine issue to a cartoon ignore the fact that the Israelis were the victims at Al-Aqsa - and they fail to understand that security barriers are a vital means of preventing a future terrorist attack

Monday, July 24, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

Five Palestinians died in last week's protests

Al-Aqsa crisis: Palestinian leaders tell Israel they reject any alternatives to electronic gates

Palestinian leaders rreject any security alternatives at Al-Aqsa mosque

Grand Mufti of Jerusalem says 'we only accept that the situation returns to what it was before July 14'

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli authorities shoot tear gas near his home

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli troops shoot tear gas near his home

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli tear gas attack

18-month-old Abdul Rahman Barghouti died from asphyxiation brought on by tear gas inhalation during a clash between Palestinians and Israeli authorities

Hebron has witnessed fierce protests in recent years, such as this one from September 2015

Reports of car-ramming near Hebron as tension grows in flashpoint West Bank city

Reports of car-ramming near Hebron as tension grows in West Bank city

Incident comes just days after incendiary Unesco resolution

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

First all-female racing team created in the West Bank

All-female Palestinian racing team wows audiences in the West Bank

All-female Palestinian racing team wows audiences in the West Bank

The Speed Sisters compete against male racing drivers and often compete for a title or bragging rights

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Israeli construction in West Bank rises by 70% in past year

Israeli settlement construction in West Bank rises by 70%

Israeli settlement construction in West Bank rises by 70%

Building began on 2,758 homes between April 2016 and March 2017, but in the previous 12 months only 1,619 constructions began

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after Israeli police commander stabbed to death

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after Israeli police commander stabbed to death

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after stabbing

An Israeli Border Police commander was stabbed to death outside the Old City of Jerusalem, three Palestinian assailants were also shot dead

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

The US President is due to arrive in Israel on Tuesday, and measures to facilitate Palestinian lives and economy were adopted by the state as a 'good-faith gesture' following his request

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Israeli settler who killed Palestinian in West Bank clash freed by police

Israeli settler who killed Palestinian in West Bank clash freed by police

Israeli settler who killed Palestinian in West Bank clash freed by police

Muataz Hussein Hilal died after the settler fired into a crowd of people throwing rocks at his car

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Israeli settler kills Palestinian during West Bank clashes

Israeli settler kills Palestinian during West Bank clashes

Israeli settler kills Palestinian during West Bank clashes

Associated Press photographer also injured in clash south of Nablus

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Palestinian militant group Hamas drops calls for the destruction of Israel in new document

Hamas doesn't want to annihilate Israel any more, document shows

Hamas drops calls for the destruction of Israel in new document

Hamas has claimed it will distance itself from the Muslim Brotherhood, in what is described as an attempt to make the group look more moderate

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

One person injured in car ramming attack in Israel

One person injured in car ramming attack in Israel

One person injured in car ramming attack in Israel

The incident took place at the Gush Etzion junction in the West Bank

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

United Nations and Palestinians criticise Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

United Nations and Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

UN, Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

Israel has announced plans to create a new settlement in the West Bank, however the United Nations has condemned the decision, claiming it threatens peace

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

UK Government condemns Israeli legalisation of settlement on Palestinian land

UK Government condemns Israeli legalisation of Palestinian settlements

UK Government condemns Israeli legalisation of Palestinian settlements

Israel passed a law which legalised roughly 4,000 settlements unlawfully built on Palestinian land

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Palestinian court orders the suspension of local elections

Palestinian court suspends local elections in Gaza, West Bank

Palestinian court orders the suspension of local elections

Elections have been suspended due to disputes between rivals Fatah and Hamas movements over candidate lists