The economic component of the ‘deal of the century’ is expected to be announced at the summit. Palestinians say any proposal which does not address Israeli occupation is unacceptable.
The conference, which will be co-hosted by the US and Bahrain, seeks to detail the economic component of the Trump administration’s ‘deal of the century’
Palestinians are planning to intensify protests in response to Israel’s failure to honor its promises made during the ceasefire negotiations in November. On Friday, protesters were attacked by Israeli soldiers. Two teenagers were killed
The Palestinian Democratic Group seeks to work within the framework of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation, and will work towards holding both presidential and parliamentary elections in the occupied Palestinian territories
The airstrikes were launched in response to what Israel claimed was the firing of rockets and balloons into its territory
The proposed measures include cooking bans, restrictions on family and lawyer visits, reduction of water supply to prisoners and confining prisoners from opposing Palestinian factions in the same facility
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas dissolved parliament following an order of the Constitutional Court. Hamas has termed the ruling and Abbas’ decision illegitimate
The Oslo Accords of 1993 were welcomed by many, especially in the west, as a harbinger of peace and harmony in the region. But in the decades since, Israel, with the aid of the United States, has consistently worked to sabotage it