Palestine set to hold first national elections in 15 years

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday announced that parliamentary and presidential elections would take place in the sovereign state later this year. Taking place for

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Israel’s new policy is to not return bodies of Palestinians militants

There has been widespread condemnation for this new decision that will see Israel withholding the bodies of Palestinian militants slain in combat. Rights groups have

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Israel continues retaliatory bombing in Gaza

Hamas targets have been under fire from Israel for more than a week in response to relentless fire balloon attacks from Gaza. Warning that Hamas


Israel closes goods crossing after Hamas-led balloons attack near Gaza Strip

On Tuesday Israel announced closing its goods crossing with the Gaza Strip border after series of explosive balloon attacks, carried out by Hamas, the militant