Hazem Qassem

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Head of the Arab Israeli Islamic conservative party Raam Mansour Abbas (right) signing a coalition agreement with Israel’s opposition leader Yair Lapid (left) and right-wing nationalist tech millionaire Naftali Bennett in Ramat Gan near  Tel Aviv. Photograph: United Arab List Raam/AFP via Getty

Palestinians in the occupied territories and Israel are not optimistic about securing benefits if the “change coalition” takes power in Israel. “Ther(...)

Composite image of Israeli PM Binyamin Netanyahu and Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. Photographs: Abir Sultan and Mandel Ngan via Getty Images

Bahrain on Friday joined the United Arab Emirates in agreeing to normalise relations with Israel, a move forged partly through shared fears of Iran, b(...)

Palestinian amputees Mohammed Eliwa (17)  and Ahmed al-Khoudari (20), who lost their legs during clashes on the border with Israel, on the beach in Gaza City. Photograph: Mahmud Hams/AFP

Palestinians have reacted angrily after Israeli officials confirmed that efforts have been made to encourage residents of the Gaza Strip to emigrate. (...)