Palestine

Crowds gather in Sheffield for Palestine demo

Crowds gather in Sheffield for Palestine demo

Dozens of people gathered again in Sheffield city center to protest against the ongoing conflict in Gaza.

Palestine supporters defy court to picket Israeli Film Festival

Palestine supporters defy court to picket Israeli Film Festival

A protest against the opening night of the Israeli Film Festival went ahead in Sydney despite a successful police gag application.

Poll: Majority of Gazans support peace, oppose disarmament

Poll: Majority of Gazans support peace, oppose disarmament

An overwhelming majority of Gaza residents support a long-term truce with Israel and oppose the disarmament of the Palestinian resistance, a poll released on Saturday showed.

5 Palestinians killed in Gaza airstrikes

5 Palestinians killed in Gaza airstrikes

Five Palestinians have been killed in Gaza since midnight by Israeli airstrikes, medical officials said.

Report: Egypt to announce ceasefire agreement

Report: Egypt to announce ceasefire agreement

Israeli military sources say Egypt could announce a one-month ceasefire agreement in Gaza on Monday after mediators made significant progress, Israeli news site Walla reported.

Nablus teen dies 2 weeks after being shot by Israeli forces

Nablus teen dies 2 weeks after being shot by Israeli forces

A Palestinian teenager died on Monday from wounds sustained during clashes with Israeli forces earlier in August, medics said.

Water delivery drivers dice with death in war-torn Gaza

Water delivery drivers dice with death in war-torn Gaza

Mohammed al-Khatib fears for his life every time he gets behind the wheel. In wartime, providing drinking water to homes and schools in Gaza means dicing with death

Israel targets Rafah crossing

Israel targets Rafah crossing

Israeli warplanes fired three missiles at the Rafah crossing late Sunday, causing major damage to a yard in the terminal, a Gaza official said.

West Bank students start school year in solidarity with Gaza peers

West Bank students start school year in solidarity with Gaza peers

The Palestinian Ministry of Education has decided to dedicate the first day of the academic school year to solidarity with the besieged Gaza Strip, where around 500,000 students are unable to attend classes due to the ongoing Israeli offensive, a local official said.

School boys clash with Israeli forces in Beit Ummar, 2 injured

School boys clash with Israeli forces in Beit Ummar, 2 injured

Two young Palestinian men suffered minor wounds Sunday afternoon after they were hit by rubber-coated bullets in the feet during clashes with Israeli troops in the town of Beit Ummar north of Hebron, a local spokesman said.