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16 May, 2018 11:09 PM India expresses concern over situation in Israel, Palestine

India on Wednesday expressed deep concern over the situation in West Asia. New Delhi: India on Wednesday expressed deep concern over the situation in West Asia after over 50 Palestinians were killed in violence in the wake of the United States opening its embassy in Jerusalem. "India is deeply concerned with continuing tensions on the border between 98

16 May, 2018 8:25 PM Concerned over tension in Gaza: India

India on Wednesday expressed deep sadness in response to the death of a large number of Palestinians following the opening of the new U.S. embassy for Israel in Jerusalem. A statement from the Ministry of External Affairs expressed concern over the violence at the border between Israel and the Palestinian territory of Gaza Strip and urged both sides 66

16 May, 2018 4:27 PM Palestine recalls envoys from four EU nations

Turkey asks Israeli consul to leave The Palestinian Authority has recalled its envoys to Romania, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Austria after their Ambassadors attended an Israeli reception marking the U.S. Embassy’s move to Jerusalem, it said on Wednesday. “The recalls are to consult with our Ambassadors to these states about their positions and their 222

2 May, 2018 3:41 PM Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’ views on Jews draw universal disapproval

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Mahmoud Abbas of anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial on Wednesday after the Palestinian leader suggested in a speech that historic persecution of European Jews had been caused by their conduct. Jewish groups also condemned Mr. Abbas’ comments, made in a speech on Monday to the Palestinian National Council 49

15 April, 2018 5:11 PM Damascus could next eye Daraa, the cradle of revolt

The capture of Eastern Ghouta is a significant milestone for Syria’s regime. The capture of Eastern Ghouta is a significant milestone for Syria’s regime and paves the way for government troops to shift south to where the seven-year uprising first began: Daraa. After losing swathes of territory to rebels, Syria’s Army has regained control of more than 55% of the country 50

4 April, 2018 2:36 AM Saudi king underlines support for Palenstinians after Crown Prince's Israel comments

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had said in an interview that Israeli people have a right to a nation-state in at least part of their ancestral homeland - something Saudi Arabia has long opposed. Riyadh: King Salman reiterated Saudi Arabia`s support for a Palestinian state after his son and heir apparent said Israelis were entitled to live peacefully 89

24 March, 2018 8:28 AM India among 20 nations that pledged $100 million to agency for Palestine refugees

Country to contribute $5 million for the over five million refugees India is among 20 nations that have pledged a total of about $100 million to the United Nations (UN) relief agency charged with the well-being of Palestinian refugees across the Middle East. Almost 20 donors pledged additional contributions, including Qatar, Norway, Turkey, Canada, India 58

13 March, 2018 9:30 AM Blast targets Palestinian PM Hamdallah's convoy during rare Gaza visit

Mr. Hamdallah was not injured in the explosion. An explosion targeted Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah’s convoy as he arrived in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday for a rare visit, lightly wounding seven people, officials and witnesses said. Mr. Hamdallah was not injured in the explosion, which occurred shortly after his convoy entered the territory 41

5 March, 2018 6:20 AM Trump-Netanyahu meeting is chance to project common front vs Iran

U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold talks on Monday that offer a chance to project a common front against Iran but are expected to do little to advance seemingly stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace prospects. Mired in corruption investigations threatening his political survival, Netanyahu - questioned at his home by police 74

13 February, 2018 3:56 PM Trial of Palestinian teen begins

Israeli military court conducts closed-door proceedings A Palestinian teenager charged after a viral video showed her hitting two Israeli soldiers went on trial in military court on Tuesday in closed-door proceedings. The judge in the trial ordered journalists removed from the courtroom, ruling that open proceedings would not be in the interest of 17-year-old 51