An Israeli court on Sunday sentenced a Palestinian Islamic preacher to eight months in prison over a sermon at a volatile Jerusalem holy site in which he called for Jews to be killed.
Israeli forces uncovered a Hamas tunnel stretching across the border from Gaza on Thursday, the army said, the second such discovery in recent weeks.
The White House said the two-nation solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict as proposed by US President Barack Obama is unlikely to happen in nine months
Israel is razing Palestinian homes with international aid at an "alarming" rate, the UN says, with more demolitions so far this year than in all of 2015.
The ocular prosthesis was designed and made by Al-Radwan medical center in Gaza. Established in 2013, the center assists those who lost an eye to illness, congenital defects or injury, including in conflicts.
A restaurant owner in Israel has offered a 50 percent discount for tables where Arabs and Jews sit together, Quartz has reported.
The clashes between Israel and Palestine in the Holy Land are not just physical; the two sides cannot agree on what they see, how they got here, who is to blame or where they should go.
The attack was the deadliest in Jerusalem since 2008 and sharply escalated already high tensions after weeks of religious violence.
Francis, who hosted the Israeli and Palestinian presidents for a daylong peace prayer in the Vatican gardens last summer, said he was praying for all victims.
In response, the Israeli military said it had demolished the east Jerusalem home of a Palestinian involved in the October attack on a Jerusalem train stop.
Israel vowed harsh retaliation for a Palestinian attack that killed five people at a synagogue in Jerusalem — an assault that sharply escalated tensions after weeks of religious violence.
In Tuesday's attack, two Palestinians from east Jerusalem burst into a synagogue during morning prayer and attack worshippers with meat cleavers and a gun.
It was the latest incident in which journalists have been injured by tear gas, stun grenades and rubber bullets fired by border police, a paramilitary unit often sent in to quell violent demonstrations.
US president Barack Obama says the time is ripe to press for a resolution of the long conflict between the Palestinians and the Israelis
Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian and wounded two others during a raid in the Jenin refugee camp in the occupied West Bank early on Tuesday, Palestinian medical officials said.
Gaza residents cleared rubble and claimed victory on Thursday, just hours after an Egyptian-brokered truce between Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers ended the worst cross-border fighting in four years.