Palestine

Beit Hanoun residents protest against delays in reconstruction

Beit Hanoun residents protest against delays in reconstruction

Residents of the town of Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip launched a protest on Saturday demanding Palestinian authorities announce the town a "disaster area" and provide better services to help it recover from the summer's Israeli offensive

Hamas: Govt has agreed to pay all salaries without 'discrimination'

Hamas: Govt has agreed to pay all salaries without

A senior Hamas official said on Saturday that the Palestinian consensus government had agreed to cover the salaries of all employees of the former Hamas government in Gaza without "discrimination

PM: Intl body to pay salaries of Gaza civil servants

PM: Intl body to pay salaries of Gaza civil servants

Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah said Saturday that an unnamed international body is willing to pay the salaries of civil servants in Gaza who were employed by the former Hamas-run government in the Strip

Confusion as mobile phones switch automatically to standard time

Confusion as mobile phones switch automatically to standard time

For the second year in a row, many Palestinians were confused Sunday morning as the time on their cell phones automatically moved one hour backward, as technology automatically anticipated a switch from daylight savings time to standard time

Israeli Assault on Gaza in Numbers

Israeli Assault on Gaza in Numbers

Aug. 26 marked the 50th and final day of the Israeli campaign against Gaza, which began on July 8

Gazans displaced by Israel offensive still waiting for solutions

Gazans displaced by Israel offensive still waiting for solutions

Palestinians in Gaza displaced by Israel's military offensive on the besieged enclave are still waiting for solutions as winter approaches

Families of 16 journalists killed in Gaza demand justice

Families of 16 journalists killed in Gaza demand justice

Dozens of relatives of Palestinian journalists killed during the Israeli offensive on Gaza took part in a sit-in protest in front of the UN offices in Gaza City on Thursday demanding an international committee to investigate their relatives' deaths

Gaza cleaning workers protest 5 months of unpaid salaries

Gaza cleaning workers protest 5 months of unpaid salaries

Hundreds of Gaza hospital cleaning workers protested in front of the al-Shifa Hospital in Gaza City demanding to be paid their salaries, which have not been paid for the last five months

Abbas at UN: Return to negotiations with Israel 'impossible

Abbas at UN: Return to negotiations with Israel

Palestinian President Abbas on Friday said that a return to direct negotiations was impossible and accused Israel of committing "genocide" during a speech at the United Nations during the 69th annual General Debate