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Dec 08, 2017
Donald Trump promises 'important settlement' for Palestinians to limit fallout over Jerusalem decisionWashington’s major Western and Arab allies have warned that Donald Trump’s decision on Jerusalem could doom attempts to achieve Israeli-Palestinian peace
Dec 07, 2017
Donald Trump's Jerusalem decision: India's 'independent' stand reflects neutrality over Israel-Palestine issueOn 6 December, US president Donald Trump, in an unprecedented policy move, recognised Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and announced that the American embassy will soon be moved out of Tel Aviv into the sharply contested holy city. This is an affirmative validation of the decades-old Israeli claim on west Jerusalem and a tacit attestation to its claim on East Jerusalem, as opposed to the corresponding claim by Palestine. These counter-claims remain key flashpoints in the limping dialogue process between the two parties.
Dec 07, 2017
UN Security Council to convene special meeting on Friday after Donald Trump declares Jerusalem as Israel's capitalUN Security Council has convened a meeting on Friday in wake of Donald Trump announcing his decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Dec 06, 2017
Donald Trump may endorse Jerusalem as Israeli capital: What is the world's position on this international issue?In 1995, the US Congress passed the Jerusalem Embassy Act calling on the United States to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, recognising it as Israel's capital.
Dec 05, 2017
France is 'concerned' about US recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Emmanuel Macron tells Donald TrumpFrench president Emmanuel Macron spoke to US counterpart Donald Trump and expressed concern about designating Jerusalem as Israel's capital
Dec 04, 2017
US plan to shift its embassy to Jerusalem may threaten Palestinian peace process, claims Mahmoud AbbasThe Palestinian president has warned that American recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital would jeopardize the White House's nascent Mideast peace efforts.
Nov 28, 2017
India hoping for early realisation of 'sovereign and independent' Palestine, says Narendra ModiPrime Minister Narendra Modi has hoped for early resumption of dialogue between Palestine and Israel to move towards finding a comprehensive negotiates resolution
Nov 02, 2017
Hamas hands over control of Gaza borders to Palestinian Authority, interim govt to take full control by 1 DecemberHamas handed over control of the Gaza Strip's borders with Egypt and Israel to the Palestinian Authority on Wednesday
Oct 13, 2017
Fatah and Hamas 'reconciliation' deal may be a win-win for Palestine, even as Israel seethesThe deal has got its fair share of critics, who doubt the effectiveness of the deal, citing Hamas' penchant for violence and the repeated roadblocks in the final reconciliation.
Sep 28, 2017
Israel says it foiled Islamic State-inspired attack at Jerusalem site this month; two arrestedIsrael said on Thursday it had thwarted a plan by two Israeli Arabs with Islamic State sympathies to mount an attack at a contested Jerusalem holy site where a July gun ambush set off a wave of violence.