Palestine

9 injured, 3 detained after clashes in Jerusalem

9 injured, 3 detained after clashes in Jerusalem

Nine Palestinians were injured and three detained in clashes with Israeli forces in East Jerusalem on Friday after Israeli police imposed tight restrictions on worshipers at the Al-Aqsa compound.

Israeli forces raid Hebron village municipality, seize hard drive

Israeli forces raid Hebron village municipality, seize hard drive

Israeli forces on Friday raided the municipality building of a Hebron village and seized a hard drive containing footage from security cameras, local officials said.

Suspected Jewish extremists torch mosque in northern Israel

Suspected Jewish extremists torch mosque in northern Israel

Suspected Jewish extremists set fire to a mosque and sprayed racist graffiti in the town of Umm al-Fahm on Friday, an Israeli police spokesman said.

'No breakthrough' in Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

Israeli and Palestinian negotiators meeting US envoy Martin Indyk to try to find a way to extend faltering peace talks have failed to reach agreement, a Palestinian source told AFP.

Hundreds of Gaza Christians travel to West Bank for Easter

Hundreds of Gaza Christians travel to West Bank for Easter

Hundreds of Christians in the Gaza Strip left the coastal territory on Thursday to celebrate Easter in the occupied West Bank and Israel.

Joint Israeli-Palestinian police force searches for suspect in Negev

Joint Israeli-Palestinian police force searches for suspect in Negev

A joint Israeli and Palestinian police forces surrounded an area in the southern Israeli city of Hurah on Thursday in pursuit of a suspected murderer who had escaped from the southern West Bank after a weekend killing but failed to find the suspect, Israeli police said.

Israeli forces, Palestinians clash south of Bethlehem

Israeli forces, Palestinians clash south of Bethlehem

Several Palestinians were injured on Thursday during clashes between Israeli soldiers and Palestinian villagers in the Bethlehem village of Tuqu, locals said.

Nablus farmer detained after being attacked by settlers

Nablus farmer detained after being attacked by settlers

Israeli forces detained a Palestinian farmer in Nablus on Wednesday on suspicion of attempting to stab a settler after a group assaulted him and cut down his olive trees.

Israel, PLO to hold peace talks with US envoy

Israel, PLO to hold peace talks with US envoy

Israeli and Palestinian negotiators were to hold a meeting Thursday with US envoy Martin Indyk, in a bid to find a way to extend faltering peace talks.

Israeli forces raid Nablus area after fire bomb thrown at settler car

Israeli forces raid Nablus area after fire bomb thrown at settler car

Israeli forces deployed in and around the northern West Bank towns of Beita and Huwwara late Wednesday after a fire bomb was hurled at a settler car, witnesses said.