The Palestinians are prepared to renew long-stalled peace talks with Israel and to agree to “minor” territorial concessions, according to a counter-proposal to a contentious US plan.
The United Nations and European and Arab powers on Wednesday warned Israel that its plans to annex Palestinian land would deal a major blow to peace but the United States offered its green light.
President Donald Trump released his long delayed Israeli-Palestinian peace plan Tuesday, promising “a new dawn,” but angry Palestinians called it biased and deserving to go in the “dustbin of history.”
US no longer believes that Israeli settlements in the Palestinian territories are illegal.
The conflict between the Israelis and the Palestinians has been recently overshadowed by new conflicts and wars in the Middle East. But during the past week, two events have reminded us that this decades long conflict is still smoldering on.
US President Donald Trump announced his “deal of the century”, a peace plan to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
The US ambassador has said Israel has the right to annex at least “some” of the occupied West Bank, in comments likely to deepen Palestinian opposition to a long-awaited US peace plan.
Gaza has been effectively cut off from the outside world since Hamas took over more than 12 years ago. The situation is especially difficult for young people, as DW’s Tania Krämer reports from Gaza City.
Health officials in Gaza, have warned of an unprecedented humanitarian catastrophe.
The UAE and Palestine are added to the football tournament at the Asian Games.
A draw for the men’s football tournament at this year’s Asian Games will be held today.
Israel and Gaza’s armed groups agreed a ceasefire to end a sharp surge violence.
Shinzo Abe hails cooperation with the United Arab Emirates as a “strategic relationship”.
Singapore and Israel have a friendly relationship, unlike the Muslim neighbours.
In a matter of three weeks, the United States government has attacked the Palestinian people on three fronts.
For Palestinians in marriages in which one partner comes from the West Bank and the other from territory Israel has declared to be part of the Israeli state, the slum is a haven where they can live legally together.
Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah sign an agreement on ending a decade-long split following talks mediated by Egypt in Cairo.
Israel bars 10 Palestinian footballers from travelling from Gaza to the West Bank to play in Palestine Cup.