Palestinian peace project is rejected by the Security Council of the UN

The Security Council of the UN rejected on Tuesday a Palestinian resolution on a peace agreement with Israel with 8 votes in favor, two against and five abstentions. The draft resolution, which among other things demanded the withdrawal of Israel from the Palestinian territories...

Palestinian minister killed during Israeli operation was buried

Presidents, family and citizens gave the farewell with state honors today at the Muqata Palace of Ramallah to Palestinian Minister Ziad Abu Ein, who died yesterday on a charge of the Israeli army in the occupied West Bank. Thousands of people gathered for the funeral of the...

France: Deputies urge the government to recognize the Palestinian State

The French deputies voted on Tuesday in favor of a resolution urging the government to recognize the State of Palestine, “in order to obtain a final settlement.” The resolution was adopted with 339 votes in favor, from the government Socialist Party (PS), the...

Construction of 200 houses in East Jerusalem is approved by Israeli authorities

The Israeli authorities have preliminarily approved the construction of 200 new homes in a Jewish neighborhood in East Jerusalem, in a moment of tension in the city and could inflame tempers among Palestinians. The Jerusalem Municipality spokesman, Brachie Sprung, told EFE that...

Palestinian citizen is killed by Israeli soldiers in the West Bank

A young Palestinian man was killed this Tuesday by Israeli soldiers in Hebron, in the occupied West Bank, in clashes that raise fears of a return of the great Palestinian uprisings. Jawabreh Imad, 22, died after being shot in the chest, according to security sources and...

Palestinian state is recognized by Sweden, Israel rejects the decision

The Swedish government announced this Thursday it will recognize by decree the Palestinian State, becoming with this in the third member of the European Union, joining Malta and Cyprus, that officially recognized Palestine. The Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom said that the...

Israeli defense minister rules out creation of seaport and airport in Gaza

The Israeli Defense Minister, Moshe Yaalon, said that Gaza will not have a seaport or an airport as a result of negotiations with Israel, within the agreed ceasefire on past August. “The transfer of money and means for rehabilitation is already beginning. But the seaport...

Hamas claims to have the last word to end the conflict with Israel

The Islamist movement Hamas claims that they will be and not Israel who decides the terms to the end of the conflict that both features since last July 8 in Gaza, announced today his spokesman, Sami Abu Zuhri. According to Abu Zuhri, “Zionists can not go home until Hamas...
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