Israeli jets strike Gaza after militants fire rockets
There were no reports of casualties after the Israeli air force launched strikes in locations in the Gaza Strip after it blamed Hamas for launching a rocket into southern Israel.
The Palestinian leadership has been under mounting pressure to cut off security ties with Israel and the U.S.
The Israeli airforce struck Hamas targets in Gaza on Thursday after a rocket was fired from the Palestinian enclave, Israel Defense Forces said.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said focusing on economic issues "is unacceptable before the political situation is discussed."
EU funds study into Palestinian school textbooks after claims of 'radical' themes
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has pledged to formally annex Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank ahead of Tuesday's elections in Israel.
Turkey and the Palestinian Authority have condemned the Israeli prime minister's pledge to extend sovereignty over the West Bank
Israel reopened its commercial crossing with the Gaza Strip on Sunday, a day after a smaller than expected Palestinian protest along the border.