Israeli police search the spot where at least 10 Israelis were stabbed in the  Jaffa port area of Tel Aviv, March 8th, 2016. Photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters

An American tourist was stabbed to death by a Palestinian in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv on Tuesday in an attack in which at least nine other people (...)

Police stand near the body of a Palestinian man who was shot dead after he opened fire on Israeli security forces just outside Jerusalem’s Old City on Sunday. Photograph: Ammar Awad/Reuters

Israeli police officers fatally shot two Palestinians who opened fire on them outside Jerusalem’s walled Old City on Sunday on a day when officials sa(...)

Members of the Syrian government forces stand guard as hundreds of civilians and Syrian rebel forces began evacuating the last opposition-held district of Waer in the central city of Homs, under a deal with the Syrian regime on Wednesday. Photograph Louai Beshara/AFP/Getty Images

Scores of people left the last area held by insurgents in the Syrian city of Homs on Wednesday under a local truce between the government and rebels,(...)

An Israeli policeman checks a Palestinian man  at the entrance of the Old City in East Jerusalem. Photograph: Ahmad Gharabli/AFP/Getty Images

Israeli security forces set up new checkpoints between Jewish and Palestinian neighbourhoods on Wednesday in Jerusalem, an increasingly divided city r(...)

A wounded Palestinian protester is carried by fellows after he was shot by Israeli troops. Photograph: Mussa Qawasma/Reuters

Israeli security forces on Saturday shot dead two Palestinians aged 12 and 15 in protests along Gaza's border fence, Palestinian medics said, and Isra(...)

An Israeli Disaster Victim Identification team cleans up the scene where a stabbing attack took place in central Jerusalem, Israel, October 8th, 2015. Photograph: Abir Sultan/EPA

Israeli troops have shot and killed an Arab who stabbed four Israelis with a screwdriver. The incidents occurred amid new Israeli-Palestinian violence(...)

 Israeli Police stand next to the body of a Palestinian man, who has not been identified yet, and who was shot dead by Israeli security after stabbing and injuring a  Jewish youth, in  Jerusalem. Photograph:   EPA

Israeli police have taken the unprecedented step of preventing Palestinian residents of Jerusalem from entering the walled Old City after two Palestin(...)

Smoke from fireworks fired towards Israeli border police spreads at al-Aqsa mosque complex, during clashes with Palestinians, in Jerusalem’s Old City.  Photograph: Abir Sultan/EPA

Israeli police raided the plaza outside Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque on Sunday in what they said was a bid to head off Palestinian attempts to disrupt v(...)

Three people were killed and at least 35 wounded in rocket attacks on Damascus on Thursday, state news agency SANA said. Photograph: Sana/Handout via Reuters

Three people were killed and at least 35 wounded in rocket attacks on Damascus on Thursday, state news agency Sana said, in what appeared to be the se(...)

A young relative of Abdel-Rahman Shaloudi stands amid the  rubble of his  home in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Silwan after its destruction  by the Israeli authorities today. Photograph: Ammar Awad/Reuters

Israel has today destroyed the home of a Palestinian who last month ran over and killed two people at a Jerusalem tram stop. The demolition comes a da(...)