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Nov 07, 2018
US midterm polls: Somali refugee Ilhan Omar, Palestine Immigrant Rashida Tlaib become first Muslim women elected to CongressIlhan Omar won a House seat in the US midterms from Minneapolis, Minnesota, while Rashida Tlaib won unopposed from Michigan.
Oct 26, 2018
Photo of Palestinian protester goes viral: Twitterati likens him to David taking on Goliath, French Revolution paintingThe photograph of a shirtless Palestinian protester carrying a Palestinian flag in one hand and swinging a slingshot over his head with the other has gone viral with netizens drawing comparisons with the iconic French Revolution painting, Liberty Leading the People.
Jun 03, 2018
Israel, Palestine exchange heavy fire after woman paramedic killed at Gaza borderIsraeli aircraft pounded over a dozen militant targets in Gaza, the army said today, after Palestinian projectile fire shattered a ceasefire reached just days ago after the worst flare-up since a 2014 war.
May 15, 2018
55 Palestinians killed, over 1,200 injured in protests on Gaza border as US, Israel inaugurate American Embassy in JerusalemIn a jarring contrast, Israeli forces shot and killed at least 55 Palestinians and wounded more than 1,200 during mass protests on Monday along the Gaza border, while just a few miles away Israel and the US held a festive inauguration ceremony for the new American Embassy in contested Jerusalem.
Apr 01, 2018
Israel's defence minister says troops acted appropriately, shot only at Palestinian protesters charging Gaza borderIsrael's defence minister says troops acted appropriately by only firing on Palestinian protesters who charged toward Gaza's border with Israel.
Jan 13, 2018
EU expresses concern over death of teenage boy and arrest of Palestinian minors by Israeli authoritiesThe mission of the European Union (EU) in Ramallah and Jerusalem on Friday expressed its concern after the recent arrests of Palestinian minors by Israeli authorities and the death of a teenager shot by Israeli forces
Dec 13, 2017
Muslim nations must press world to recognise East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital, says Turkey foreign ministerMuslim nations must press the world to recognise East Jerusalem as the capital of a Palestinian state, Turkey said on Wednesday as it opened an Islamic summit called in response to a US decision to recognise the city as Israel’s capital.
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.
Sep 07, 2017
Benjamin Netanyahu orders cancellation of Al Jazeera reporters' credentials in Israel, vows to shut down news bureauIsraeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered the cancellation of the credentials of all Al Jazeera reporters in the country and reiterated his intention to shut the Qatari news agency.
Jul 25, 2017
Jerusalem holy site conflict: Recep Tayyip Erdogan urges all Muslims to 'visit' and 'protect' Al-Aqsa mosqueRecep Tayyip Erdogan urged all Muslims to visit and protect Jerusalem after violence broke out over metal detectors that Israel installed and later removed from a sensitive holy site