Palestine

Jerusalem Palestinian youths ready for new intifada

Jerusalem Palestinian youths ready for new intifada

Fourteen-year-old Hisham, who was born around the start of the second Palestinian intifada, dreams of a new uprising so he can play his part in "defending" Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque

Fatah receives permission to commemorate Arafat death in Gaza

Fatah receives permission to commemorate Arafat death in Gaza

The Fatah movement has received approval from Hamas authorities in Gaza to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the death of former Palestinian President Yasser Arafat in al-Katiba square in western Gaza City in November

No proof of Israel involvement in Arafat's death: Abbas

No proof of Israel involvement in Arafat

Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday said that he did not have proof of Israel's involvement in the assassination of his predecessor Yasser Arafat

Thousands commemorate anniversary of Kafr Qasim massacre

Thousands commemorate anniversary of Kafr Qasim massacre

Thousands of Palestinians participated in a march on Wednesday in Israel commemorating the 58th anniversary of the Kafr Qasim massacre, amid a comprehensive strike across the city

PA security to launch crackdown on Hebron outlaws

PA security to launch crackdown on Hebron outlaws

Palestinian Authority security services are set to carry out large-scale security operations to target outlaws in Hebron, a statement released Tuesday said

PRC calls for armed resistance, regional boycott

PRC calls for armed resistance, regional boycott

The Popular Resistance Committees' armed wing on Wednesday called for armed resistance from Palestinians and a regional boycott from Arab countries to counter what it called Israeli violations in Jerusalem

Denied land access, Palestinians miss olive harvest

Denied land access, Palestinians miss olive harvest

Abbas Yousef points wistfully towards his olive trees, which are bearing their annual fruit. Yet again, the 70-year-old Palestinian farmer will be unable to make the autumn harvest

Civil servants of former Hamas govt receive salary payments

Civil servants of former Hamas govt receive salary payments

Civil servants of the former Hamas-run government in Gaza received a payment of $1,200 on Wednesday after the Palestinian Authority transferred millions of dollars to the Strip to pay long-overdue salaries

Gaza ministry distributes cement to rebuild homes

Gaza ministry distributes cement to rebuild homes

The Ministry of Public Works and Housing on Tuesday began distributing cement to Gazans whose houses were destroyed during Israel's devastating military offensive

PA transfers money for salaries of former Gaza govt employees

PA transfers money for salaries of former Gaza govt employees

The Palestinian Authority transferred millions of dollars to Gaza on Tuesday for the long-delayed payment of salaries to civil servants of the former Hamas-run government, an official told