Israeli and Palestinian Officials Pledge to De-Escalate Tensions in Egypt Summit
Israeli and Palestinian officials were meeting Sunday in the Egyptian resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh in a bid to ease tensions between the sides and rein in a spiral of violence ahead of a sensitive holiday period beginning this week.
Israel and Palestinian Militants Exchange Strikes After Deadly West Bank Raid
Palestinian militants in Gaza launched rockets at southern Israel and Israeli aircraft struck targets in the coastal enclave early Thursday after a deadly gun battle with Israeli troops in the occupied West Bank killed 10 Palestinians.
Israel Passes Law to Strip Arab Attackers of Citizenship
Israel’s parliament on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a law to strip Arabs convicted in nationalistic attacks of their Israeli citizenship or residency and deport them if they have accepted stipends from the Palestinian Authority.
Israel Raids Hamas Rocket Factory in Gaza As Tensions Escalate
The Israeli military said the airstrikes targeted a rocket production workshop for the militant Hamas group, which controls Gaza. It said the site contained raw chemical materials.
Israeli Troops Kill Palestinian Man in West Bank as Violence Flares in the Region
The Palestinian Health Ministry says Israeli forces killed a Palestinian man in a flashpoint city in the occupied West Bank.
Israeli Raid Kills at Least 9 in West Bank Following Palestinian Missile Attack
The Israeli strikes early Friday targeted training sites for Palestinian militant groups, the military said.
Palestinians Say Israeli Troops Kill 10 in West Bank
Israeli forces on Thursday killed nine Palestinians — including at least seven militants and a 61-year-old woman — in the deadliest single incident in the occupied West Bank in two decades, Palestinian officials said.
Israeli Minister Visits Jerusalem Holy Site, Sparking Tensions
An ultranationalist Israeli Cabinet minister has visited a flashpoint Jerusalem holy site for the first time since taking office in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s new far-right government last week.