Palestine

Hamdallah: Rebuilding Gaza is at top of govt priorities

Hamdallah: Rebuilding Gaza is at top of govt priorities

The Palestinian unity government held its first ever meeting in the war-ravaged Gaza Strip on Thursday as its rival factions presented a common front ahead of a major donors' conference

Hamdallah: 'Gaza is a symbol of steadfastness'

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A delegation of West Bank officials arrived in the Gaza Strip on Thursday for the first meeting of the Palestinian unity government

PA announces details of $4 billion Gaza reconstruction needs

PA announces details of $4 billion Gaza reconstruction needs

The Palestinian Authority has announced the details of its "national recovery plan" for the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, which they have estimated will cost around $4 billion

PA forces to take control of Gaza crossings on Sunday

PA forces to take control of Gaza crossings on Sunday

The Palestinian Authority is set to assume responsibility for the Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings in Gaza on Sunday, Deputy Prime Minister Muhammad Mustafa said

Christian clerics urge recognition of Palestinian state

Christian clerics urge recognition of Palestinian state

Three leading Christian clerics in the Holy Land appealed Friday for more European governments to recognize a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital

Settlers attack Palestinian olive farmers for 2nd time in 2 days

Settlers attack Palestinian olive farmers for 2nd time in 2 days

Dozens of Israeli settlers protected by soldiers burned and damaged olive trees on Palestinian lands in the Yasuf village near Salfit in the northern West Bank on Friday, the second suck attack in the last two days

Palestinian unity government arrives in Gaza

Palestinian unity government arrives in Gaza

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami al-Hamdallah said Thursday that the unity government will rebuild the bombed-out Gaza Strip following a seven-week Israeli offensive

Gaza hospitals running out of fuel: Health Ministry

Gaza hospitals running out of fuel: Health Ministry

The Palestinian Health Ministry warned Wednesday that hospitals across the seaside territory were running out of fuel, risking to bring the medical service to a halt

Erekat in South Africa to receive freedom award

Erekat in South Africa to receive freedom award

The PLO's chief negotiator arrived Tuesday in Johannesburg where he will receive the 2014 Global Champion for the People's Freedom Award from the Mkiva Humanitarian Foundation in Butterworth

30 ministers to participate in Cairo conference to rebuild Gaza

30 ministers to participate in Cairo conference to rebuild Gaza

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday that some 30 foreign ministers and more than 50 delegations will participate in the Cairo conference focused on rebuilding Gaza on Sunday