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As clashes between Palestinians and Israeli troops go into a second week, funerals have been held for four more Palestinians killed
Two Hamas gunmen are reported killed and at least 25 other people wounded after fresh Israeli airstrikes in the Gaza Strip
All Palestinian factions have called for a general strike and protest rallies on Thursday, ahead of a ‘day of rage’ on Friday.
Palestinian rival factions Hamas and Fatah have reached a deal over political reconciliation and details will be released at a news conference later
The Palestinian cabinet has met in the Gaza Strip for the first time in three years.
Palestinian Hamas group has said it is to take key steps to end a decade-old feud with rival faction, the Fatah movement.
Repeated attempts at reconciliation have failed since the Islamist Hamas group drove forces loyal to President Abbas from the Gaza Strip in 2007.
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