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Israeli soldiers arrest a Palestinian during clashes with Israeli troops at a protest against the Jewish settlement of Ofra, in the West Bank village of Silwad, near Ramallah, yesterday. Photograph: Mohamad Torokman/Reuters

The Middle East peace talks are in crisis.When Israel and the Palestinians agreed, under intense pressure from Washington, to relaunch direct bilatera(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu at a news conference in Rome this week. He is to meet US secretary of state John Kerry and Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters

US secretary of state John Kerry arrived in Israel last night, reportedly bringing with him bridging proposals for security arrangements in the Wes(...)

Palestinian riot police officers scuffle with protesters during a demonstration in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Photograph: Abbas Momani/AFP/Getty

  The blocks are hurled at the police, bounce off their shields and fall to the ground. The young Palestinian men keep advancing towards t(...)

A bulldozer clears rocks at a construction site in a Jewish settlement near Jerusalem known to Israelis as Har Homa and to Palestinians as Jabal Abu Ghneim yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Ammar Awad

Middle East peace talks appear to be in crisis following the resignation of the Palestinian negotiating team in protest at Israeli settlement plans.Ch(...)

An Israeli policeman surveys the scene of a stabbing incident on a bus in the northern Israeli town of Afula. Photograph:  Avishag Shar-Yashuv/Reuters.

A Palestinian teenager has stabbed an Israeli soldier to death at a bus station in Israel in a rare nationalistic attack far from the usual West Bank (...)

Visualising Palestine’s objective is to illustrate in a single graphic what is happening in the occupied Palestinian territories, in order to make an impact on global public opinion.

The first infographic produced for the website Visualising Palestine, published in February 2012, was sensational. It showed what happens during hu(...)

UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon and Israel’s justice minister Tzipi Livni  in Jerusalem on August 16th. Ms Livni, Israel’s chief negotiator in peace talks with Palestinian leaders, has refused to provide details on the state of the discussions. “We are arguing, but we are arguing inside the room,” she said. Photograph: Sebastian Scheiner/Reuters

With attention in the Middle East focused this week on the dramatic events in Egypt and Syria, Israeli and Palestinian negotiators in Jerusalem discre(...)

A Palestinian woman holds a poster depicting her jailed son during a protest calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners from Israeli jails in Gaza City today. Photograph: Mohammed Salem/Reuters.

Israel has today named 26 Palestinian prisoners to be freed this week under a deal enabling US-backed peace talks to resume. Palestinians said the tal(...)

Palestinian children play near a section of the controversial Israeli barrier in Shuafat refugee camp in the West Bank near Jerusalem. Photograph: Reuters/Ammar Awad

Despite the resumption of peace talks with the Palestinians, Israel has added a number of outlying West Bank settlements to a list of communities enti(...)

US secretary of state John Kerry announced an agreement has been reached on the resumption of peace talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/Reuters

In a dramatic breakthrough in Middle East peace efforts, US secretary of state John Kerry last night announced an agreement has been reached on the re(...)

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