Palestine

Medics: 5 Palestinians injured by live fire in Nablus clashes

Medics: 5 Palestinians injured by live fire in Nablus clashes

Five Palestinians were injured during clashes with Israeli forces in Nablus early Tuesday, medical sources said.

Hamas says Gaza truce talks 'positive'

Hamas says Gaza truce talks

A senior Hamas official said on Wednesday there had been progress in negotiations to end the Gaza conflict but that the Palestinian militant group needed detailed guarantees that Israel would ease its blockade of the enclave.

73 Palestinians killed on Wednesday in Gaza, total death toll at 695

73 Palestinians killed on Wednesday in Gaza, total death toll at 695

Unceasing Israeli attacks on Gaza left 73 Palestinians dead on Wednesday, bringing the death toll since the beginning of Israel's offensive on the Strip to 695.

Iran leader urges Palestinians to bring fight to West Bank

Iran leader urges Palestinians to bring fight to West Bank

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urged Palestinians Wednesday to keep fighting Israel and to extend the conflict from Gaza to the occupied West Bank.

Mashaal: No one can disarm Palestinian resistance

Mashaal: No one can disarm Palestinian resistance

Khaled Mashaal, head of Hamas' political bureau, said Wednesday that Palestinian militant groups in Gaza refused to disarm

Analysis: Gaza resistance will not be crushed

Analysis: Gaza resistance will not be crushed

On the 13th day of Israel's so-called Operation Protective Edge, stories of entire families collectively pulverized, women, and children keenly targeted by Israeli soldiers saturate the media.

Bethlehem-area man succumbs to wounds sustained in overnight clashes

Bethlehem-area man succumbs to wounds sustained in overnight clashes

A young Palestinian man from Husan west of Bethlehem died of wounds sustained early Wednesday during clashes with Israeli forces in his village.

Gazan prisoners mourn lost family members inside Israeli jails

Gazan prisoners mourn lost family members inside Israeli jails

More than a dozen Gazan prisoners being held in Israeli jails have lost members of their families to Israel's assault on the Strip, a Palestinian prisoner's rights group said Wednesday.

Kerry says 'some progress' in Gaza truce efforts

Kerry says

Washington's top diplomat said global efforts to end 16 days of bloodshed in Gaza were progressing Wednesday as the fighting raged on and airlines suspended flights over rocket fears.

Quds Brigades say fighters killed 3 Israeli soldiers in southern Gaza

Quds Brigades say fighters killed 3 Israeli soldiers in southern Gaza

Islamic Jihad's military wing on Wednesday said that its fighters had killed three Israeli soldiers in the southern Gaza Strip.