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Israel demolishes homes of Palestinian suspects in teenagers` killing

Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 20:10

Israeli troops Monday demolished the homes of the families of two suspects in the abduction and killing of three Israeli teenagers in the West Bank in June, a military spokesperson said in a statement.

Jerusalem police sweep up alleged Palestinian rioters

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 21:16

Police arrested 52 Palestinians in east Jerusalem overnight, taking to more than 600 the number of alleged rioters seized since unrest erupted early July over the hate killing of a Palestinian teen.

More than 50 Palestinians arrested in Jerusalem for rioting

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 00:20

At least 57 Palestinian Arabs were arrested in various parts of east Jerusalem overnight for recent riots and protests, the Israeli police said Wednesday.

Foreign media protest Hamas harassment in Gaza

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 22:43

The Foreign Press Association on Monday lodged a strong protest accusing the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas of harassment and of threatening foreign reporters working in Gaza.

Israel will not `negotiate under fire`: Netanyahu

Last Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014, 18:13

Israel on Sunday said it will not "negotiate under fire" and the military campaign in Gaza will continue, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, amid threats from Palestinian negotiators to abandon efforts to broker the ceasefire talks in Cairo if no Israeli delegation showed up.

Jerusalem rocked by two suspected Palestinian attacks

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 00:48

A Palestinian killed an Israeli and overturned a bus with a construction vehicle and a gunman wounded a soldier in attacks in Jerusalem that appeared to be a backlash against Israel`s Gaza war.

Palestine seeks progressive ties with Israel, says envoy

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 00:41

Palestine is ready to establish a progressive relationship with Israel if it agrees to peacefully co-exist with Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, Palestinian Ambassador to India Adli Shaban Hasan Sadeq said on Sunday.

Leaders call for Gaza ceasefire extension as toll exceeds 1,000

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 00:40

US Secretary of State John Kerry and top diplomats from Europe and the Middle East Saturday called for an extension to the temporary truce between Israel and the Hamas, as the toll in the Gaza strip violence rose to over 1,000 with the recovery of 130 bodies of Palestinians Saturday.

Two Israeli soldiers killed in Gaza fighting: Army

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 09:17

Two Israeli soldiers were killed in Gaza fighting on Friday, taking the total number of military deaths since the start of ground operations there to 37.

At least 15 dead in Israeli shelling of Gaza school: Health Ministry

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 20:24

Israeli forces shelled a UN-run school sheltering Palestinians in the northern Gaza strip, the Gaza health ministry said on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and raising the conflict`s death toll to nearly 750.

Israel pounds Gaza despite global peace efforts; toll at 620

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 00:15

Israel on Tuesday bombed several mosques, a hospital and a stadium in Hamas-ruled Gaza even as international efforts intensified to broker a ceasefire to end the 15-day conflict that has killed 620 Palestinians and 29 Israelis.

Gaza toll 609 as US blames Hamas for crisis

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 17:53

The relentless Israeli military campaign dubbed Operation Protective Edge targeting the Gaza Strip, which has lasted for more than two weeks, has killed over 600 Palestinians even as the US Secretary of State John Kerry blamed the Islamist Hamas movement for the ongoing crisis.