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 Iran’s newly-elected president   Ebrahim Raisi: Said during his campaign that his government would continue the nuclear talks. Photograph:  Atta KenarE/AFP via Getty Images

Western powers vowed over the weekend to forge ahead with efforts aimed at reviving the Iran nuclear deal as capitals scrambled to unpick the implicat(...)

Israel’s newly sworn in prime minister Naftali Bennett gives an address before the new cabinet at the Knesset in Jerusalem on Sunday. Photograph: Gil Cohen-Magen/AFP/Getty

Naftali Bennett, who has been sworn in as Israel’s new prime minister, embodies many of the contradictions that define the 73-year-old nation. He is (...)

Palestinian activist Mohammad el-Kurd, right, is embraced by his sister Maha after being released by Israeli authorities in the neighbourhood of Sheikh Jarrah. Photograph: Ahmad Gharabli/AFP via Getty

A planned march by far-right Israeli groups through the Muslim quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City was cancelled on Monday as Israel’s attorney general de(...)

 An Israeli border police member confronts a Palestinian man during protests at Damascus Gate in East Jerusalem, on May 18th. Photograph:   Emmanuel Dunand/AFP via Getty Images

Nabil al-Kurd, a Palestinian, remembers the day Jewish settlers moved into his house, a modest one-storey home in Sheikh Jarrah, a mostly Arab neighbo(...)

Palestinians search for victims under the rubble of a destroyed building in Gaza City’s Rimal residential district following massive Israeli bombardment on the Hamas-controlled enclave. Photograph: Mahmud Hams/AFP via Getty Images

The outbreak in a number of Israeli cities of sectarian intercommunal street attacks, Jews on Palestinians and Palestinians on Jews, has injected a ne(...)

Israeli police patrol during clashes between Arabs, police and Jews, in   Lod. Photograph:  Heidi Levine/AP

The Arabs and Jews of Lod, one of the most closely mixed cities in Israel, have been through many upheavals. But they had never before seen the kind o(...)

Smoke rises following Israeli missile strikes on Gaza City, Thursday, May 13th, 2021. Photograph: Khalil Hamra/AP

Violence erupted across the West Bank on Friday with at least 10 Palestinians killed in clashes with Israeli troops. The West Bank, ruled by president(...)

 Palestinian protesters pray across from an Israeli settler house decorated with the Star of David in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of the Israeli-annexed East Jerusalem on Sunday. Photograph: by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP via Getty Images

A putrid stench hangs over Sheikh Jarrah, a tiny neighbourhood of East Jerusalem where protesters are trying to prevent Israel evicting eight Palestin(...)

Few people who exercise don masks with enthusiasm when it comes to vigorous workouts, convinced that they will make our faces sweaty, breathing laboured and workouts more draining. Photograph: Rudi Suardi/iStock

Exercising during the pandemic has been challenging for many of us. Gyms have closed, as have pools and other recreational facilities. If trails are o(...)

Singer-songwriter Dani Larkin  grew up in the rural townland of Madden in the Armagh/Monaghan borderlands. Photograph: Sarah Pannasch

In March 2017 at a concert in Belfast’s Duncairn Centre to mark International Women’s Day, a small, tousle-haired figure carrying an outsized guitar w(...)

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