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Israel destroys three Palestinian schools - Norwegian Refugee Council.

Three schools for Palestinian children in the West Bank have been destroyed by Israeli authorities, the Norwegian Refugee Council has said.  The facilities, which include the only kindergarten available to the Jabal Al Baba Bedouin community, were demolished just as children were due to return to class following their ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Palestinians seek answers from US envoy Kushner.

RAMALLAH, West Bank " A top Palestinian official says the Palestinians are hoping for some clear answers from the U.S. when White House envoy Jared Kushner returns to the region this week.Ahmad Majdalani, a top aide to President...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Palestinians seek answers from US envoy Kushner.

RAMALLAH, West Bank — A top Palestinian official says the Palestinians are hoping for some clear answers from the U.S. when White House envoy Jared Kushner returns to the region this week.

- Billings Gazette - US

Palestinian Teenager 'Wielding Knife' Killed by Israeli Forces.

Israeli security forces Saturday shot and killed a Palestinian teenager who allegedly wielded a knife at them in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Health Ministry said. Identified as Qutayba Ziad Yosuf Zahran, the 17-year-old was killed at the Zatara checkpoint in Nablus, said the ministry. An Israeli female soldier ...

- Albawaba - UK

Palestinian teen who attempted to stab police in West Bank said on Facebook he wanted to die a 'martyr'.

JERUSALEM , A Palestinian teen who attempted to stab Israeli Border Police officers at a West Bank junction posted on Facebook a will in which he said he intended to carry out an attack and die a martyr.' The Facebook post was reported by the Palestinian Maan news agency hours after Saturday's attack at...

- JTA - US

Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian after stabbing attack.

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip " Israeli forces have shot and killed a Palestinian after he attacked Israeli policemen at a West Bank checkpoint, stabbing one of the officers.The Palestinian Health Ministry says the shooting took place...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Israel kills Palestinian teen after 'stabbing attempt'.

Palestinian health ministry confirms 17-year-old killed at military checkpoint in occupied West Bank.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Israeli forces shoot dead a Palestinian wielding knife.

JERUSALEM - Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian teen wielding a knife on Saturday in the occupied West Bank, police said.

- Reuters - US

Palestinian in West Bank attack bid killed: Israel police.

A Palestinian teenager who tried to attack an Israeli border guard in the occupied West Bank with a knife on Saturday was shot dead.

- Zee News - IN

Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian after stabbing attack.

Israeli forces have shot and killed a Palestinian after he attacked Israeli policemen at a West Bank checkpoint, stabbing one of the officers.

- FOX News - US

Palestinian in West Bank attack bid killed: Israel police.

A Palestinian teenager who tried to attack an Israeli border guard in the occupied West Bank with a knife on Saturday was shot dead, an Israeli police spokeswoman said.

- The Daily Star - LB

Israel destroys home of Palestinian who killed officer

JERUSALEM " Israel's military says forces have demolished the home of a Palestinian involved in attacks that killed a young female police officer in Jerusalem.It said troops early Thursday destroyed the West Bank residence...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Israeli Supreme Court freezes controversial law legalizing some West Bank outposts

JERUSALEM , The Israeli Supreme Court froze a controversial law that legalizes certain wildcat West Bank outposts built on private Palestinian land. The court's interim order issued Thursday postponed for two months implementation of the Regulation Law, which several Palestinian authorities had challenged. The government ...

- JTA - US

Israel demolishes West Bank home of Palestinian attacker

JERUSALEM " The Israeli military says it has demolished the West Bank home of a Palestinian man who stabbed three Israelis to death in their home at a nearby Jewish settlement last month.Omar al-Abed, who is 19 years old, was...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

'Anti-terrorism' adventure for tourists in Israel

The 20 or so Jewish tourists from South America are on an "anti-terrorism" course run by former Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank. Their targets are balloons nearby. The tourist attraction offers an unusual option for visitors coming to see Jerusalem's holy sites or to float in Dead Sea.

- Times Of India - IN

Palestinian leader sends greeting to North Korea

RAMALLAH, West Bank " The Palestinian president has wished North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "health and happiness" at a time of rising nuclear tensions with the U.S.President Mahmoud Abbas sent the greeting on Tuesday in honor...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Guterres 'strongly condemns' stabbing attack that left three Israeli's dead in West Bank

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has strongly condemned yesterday evening's stabbing attack by a Palestinian perpetrator, which resulted in the death of three members of an Israeli family in the Halamish settlement in the occupied West Bank.

- UN Peace & Security - INT

Yet Another Military Trial in the Occupied Territories

Expand Issa Amro and Farid al-Atrash at Ofer Prison in the occupied West Bank on March 26, 2017. © Private Military trials held by the Israeli army – a defining feature of the 50-year occupation – have a near 100-percent conviction rate and fall well short of any standards of justice. I recently attended a hearing in ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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