Palestine

Palestinian factions head to Cairo for ceasefire talks

Palestinian factions head to Cairo for ceasefire talks

The Palestinian delegation to negotiate a permanent ceasefire with Israel will leave for Egypt on Monday, a Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader said

Gaza families mourn amid failure to find missing shipwreck victims

Gaza families mourn amid failure to find missing shipwreck victims

More than two weeks after a boat carrying migrants to Europe sunk off the coast of Malta, none of the bodies of Palestinians who are thought to have drowned at sea have been recovered by search teams

Mayor says Israeli forces harassing al-Khadr residents

Mayor says Israeli forces harassing al-Khadr residents

Israeli soldiers and intelligence officers raided the town of al-Khadr south of Bethlehem Sunday and questioned several civilians on the street, locals and the town mayor said

Gaza ceasefire indirect talks to resume in Egypt

Gaza ceasefire indirect talks to resume in Egypt

Indirect talks between Israelis and Palestinians on consolidating the Gaza truce are set to resume in Cairo Wednesday, two days after new reconciliation negotiations between Fatah and Hamas, officials said

Cabinet approves $5 billion plan for Gaza rehabilitation

Cabinet approves $5 billion plan for Gaza rehabilitation

The Palestinian cabinet has recently approved a $5 billion plan for economic revival and reconstruction in the Gaza Strip in the wake of the Israeli assault, a senior official said Saturday

PM heads to US for New York conference

PM heads to US for New York conference

Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah left Palestine for the US on Saturday to take part in a conference in New York, a statement said

Fatah, Hamas to meet in Cairo next week, official says

Fatah, Hamas to meet in Cairo next week, official says

Fatah and Hamas will hold talks in Cairo next week in attempt to iron out issues that have prevented the full implementation of a unity deal agreed upon in April, a senior Fatah official said Saturday

Time to end longest occupation in modern history: Abbas

Time to end longest occupation in modern history: Abbas

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called on countries to face "their moral, ethical and political responsibilities" and end the Israeli occupation of Palestinian Territories and support the independence of Palestine

Ramallah to be among world's most 'resilient' cities

Ramallah to be among world

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on Thursday said he was proud that the central West Bank city of Ramallah was selected by the Rockefeller Foundation for its 100 Resilient Cities project over the last year

Israel-Palestinian 'solution' to be put to UN Security Council

Israel-Palestinian

A "solution to the conflict" between the Israelis and Palestinians will be put to the UN Security Council, French President Francois Hollande said Friday after meeting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Paris