UN: No halt to Israeli settlements despite Quartet recommendations

Israeli settlement activity in the West Bank has continued over the last two months despite recommendations by world powers to the contrary in an effort to revive negotiations over a two-state...

Israeli army strikes in Gaza Strip after rocket attacks

Israeli army artillery and war jets struck targets belonging to Hamas militants in the northern Gaza Strip, injuring at least one person on Sunday.

Allegations of Hamas funding cost World Vision charity major sponsors

Humanitarian aid group World Vision lost two major donors on Friday, one day after an Israeli court charged the charity's head in Gaza with funnelling money to Hamas fighters and buying weapons....

Former Israeli foreign minister Tzipi Livni summoned by Scotland Yard

Israel's former foreign minister, Tzipi Livni, was summoned by Scotland Yard over alleged war crimes committed by her government during the 2008-09 first Gaza war, the Israeli Foreign Ministry...

First cargo ship from Turkey with aid for Gazans docks in Israel

A cargo ship from Turkey with humanitarian aid for the Gaza Strip docked Sunday in the southern Israeli port of Ashdod.

Hamas movement planning public executions in Gaza

Hamas, the Islamist movement in de facto control of the Gaza Strip, says it plans to conduct a series of public executions in the Palestinian territory.