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Ashrawi calls for holding Israel accountable for breach of international law

RAMALLAH, � Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Executive Committee member Hanan Ashrawi Tuesday called on the international community to hold Israel accountable for its breach of international law.

Ashrawi provided European Union’s Deputy Managing Director of Middle East and North Africa …

Israeli settlers raze agricultural land south of Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, � Israeli settlers Monday razed agricultural land belonging to a Palestinian in the town of al-Khader, south of the southern West Bank district of Bethlehem, according to a local activist.

?Hassan Brijiyeh, a member of the local anti-settlement committee …

Israeli forces detain 14 Palestinians in West Bank, three in Jerusalem

BETHLEHEM, April 23, 2017 (WAFA) � Israeli forces Sunday detained 14 Palestinians from various West Bank districts, in addition to three others, including a minor, in East Jerusalem.

Israeli army detained eight Palestinians in the Tulkarem area after raiding and …

Shutdown of Gaza’s power plant jeopardizes the delivery of basic services

GAZA, � Shutdown of Gaza’s power plant as a result of lack of fuel jeopardizes the delivery of basic services to Gaza’s two million people, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Assistance (OHCA) said on Friday.

Gaza’s …

Abbas offers condolences to France following deadly shootout attack

RAMALLAH, – President Mahmoud Abbas Thursday offered his condolences to his French counterpart, Francois Hollande, for the police officer who lost his life in the terror shoot-out attack that targeted a police car in Champs-A�lysee in Paris.

A police officer …

Hebron governor says car from where shots were fired at Red Cross office is known

HEBRON, � The car from where shots were fired on Wednesday night at the Red Cross office in Hebron is known to the security forces, Governor Kamel Hmeid said on Thursday.

Hmeid accompanied by heads of security forces in Hebron …

Israel demolishes two mobile homes in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM, � Bulldozers of the Israeli municipality of West Jerusalem Tuesday demolished two mobile homes in Jabal al-Mukkaber, an Arab neighborhood of East Jerusalem, claiming they were built without permit, local sources said.

Israeli police sealed off the area as …