""The sting of sanctions will be painful if the regime does not change its course""
US Secretary of State
"We have to look at what the choice entails. What are we saying we have the choice to do?"
'No' campaigner in Irish abortion referendum
""My daughter is no more in the world""
Abdul Aziz Sheikh
Father of Sabika Sheikh
""My very best wishes to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day. To all of those joining the national celebration with street parties and other events, have a wonderful day.""
UK Prime Minister Theresa May
(who was not invited to the wedding)
""If humanity ever captures the energy of love it will be the second time that we have discovered fire.""
Most Reverend Michael Curry
Sermon at Royal Wedding
"After meeting Ms. Waight Keller... Ms Markle chose to work with her for her timeless and elegant aesthetic, impeccable tailoring, and relaxed demeanour."
""Something has perturbed our Milky Way galaxy. We don't yet know what""
Gaia Project Scientist, ESA
"[The EU] shouldn't be negotiating with a gun to its head. That's not the way you treat allies."
former US ambassador to the EU
Hamas accuses Palestinian Authority of making life difficult to win political concessions
Palestinians go to the polls for the first time since 2012 today in the West Bank, again without the participation of Hamas, which is not allowing any vote in the Gaza Strip.
Israel claims Barghouti has broken his hunger strike
The Palestinian movement Hamas has elected Ismail Haniyeh to lead its political office.
There has been reaction in Gaza and the West Bank after Hamas unveiled its new charter.
The Palestinian group Hamas has elected a commander of its armed wing as overall leader in Gaza.
Security forces in Hamas-controlled northern Gaza have broken up protests by thousands of people calling for an end to power cuts.
People living in Gaza have been allowed to cross into Egypt for the first time in almost 40 days.
Israeli sources cited by Reuters news agency said that construction has begun on an underground barrier along a small stretch of its boundary line with Gaza.
People in the Gaza Strip have been surveying the aftermath of Israeli airstrikes.
Euronews has been asking Palestinian factions in the West Bank city of Jenin if they think there might be a third Intifada uprising against the
The Israeli Air Force has attacked a Hamas training camp in the Gaza Strip in response to three rockets fired from the coastal enclave at Israel
Two Israeli citizens are being held in the Gaza Strip, at least one of them by the Hamas militant group, Israeli authorities said on Thursday
One year after fighting between Gaza militants and Israel, the Palestinian enclave remains heaped with ruins — infrastructure and thousands of homes
The long-awaited UN human rights report into last summer’s war in Gaza has prompted a defiant response from both sides involved. Senior Hamas
The Israeli government has issued a report into last year’s war in Gaza which says its military did the utmost to avoid civilian casualties. The
At a Christmas Eve mass at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, believers were reminded of the need to rebuild the Gaza Strip following the 50 day war last summer.
Hamas has described an attack by Israel which killed at least one Hamas member as a “grave escalation.” A firefight erupted along the border with the
The Palestinian Islamist movement has welcomed the ruling by the General Court of the European Union, while Israel has criticised it.
The ruling by the General Court of the European Union keeps measures against Hamas in place for three months, or pending an appeal.