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(...)

Noah Stefanicki from Salisbury Road, Southampton, England pictured leaving the Four Courts  after the settlement of his High Court action. Photograph: Courts Collins

A diamond jewellery salesman who claimed he was attacked and robbed of diamond rings and bracelets worth some €400,000 after three armed men burst int(...)

Bystanders check the jacket of a Palestinian   killed by Israeli soldiers near where the Israeli military said another Palestinian had tried to stab a soldier in the West Bank city of Hebron, January 12th, 2016. Photograph: Mussa Qawasma/Reuters

Israeli soldiers have shot dead three Palestinians in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, including one the military said had tried to stab a soldier, (...)

Mourners for Ahmed Abu al-Aish at the Qalandia refugee camp, near Ramallah. Photograph: Alaa Badarneh

Two Palestinians were killed and another critically hurt during fierce clashes that broke out during an operation by Israeli forces to destroy a Pal(...)

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(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin  Netanyahu Russian president Vladimir Putin   at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow, Russia: Israel and Russia have a “common interest in ensuring stability” in Syria, Mr Netanyahu said at the meeting.  Photograph: Ivan Sekretarev/Pool/Reuters

Russian president Vladimir Putin and Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu disagreed over the threat to Israel’s security from Syria as they began(...)

A Palestinian protester uses a slingshot during clashes with Israeli security forces on July 31 near the Jalazoun Palestinian refugee camp. Photograph: Abbas Momaniabbas/AFP

A Palestinian youth died on Saturday at a West Bank hospital following a clash with Israeli troops near Ramallah, Palestinian hospital officials said.(...)

A Palestinian child sits in front of the rubble of buildings which were destroyed in the summer of 2014 in the southern Gaza Strip.

A Norwegian trauma specialist and anaesthesiologist who has treated casualties in Gaza has accused Israel of “repetitious violations of international(...)

‘To have Tomi Reichental (above)  in the mosque this Friday during Ramadan will not only send out a strong message of peace and dialogue to people of all faiths, but at the same time highlight the essential fundamental principles of Islam.’ Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Ramadan is the month of the Islamic lunar calendar during which Muslims abstain from food, drink and other sensual pleasures from break of dawn to sun(...)

An Israeli soldier pushes a Palestinian protester during scuffles at a demonstration against Palestinian land confiscation by Israel in the West Bank village of Massara, near Bethlehem. Photograph: Abed Al Hashlamoun/EPA

Since armed struggle and negotiations have failed to secure Palestinian statehood, the Palestinians have turned to international political action and (...)