Israel strikes Gaza after missile across border: army

Jerusalem, Jul 24 Israel struck a position of Islamist group Hamas in Gaza today, the army said, hours after a missile was fired across the border from the Palestinian enclave."An (Israeli) tank...

Jul 24, 2017 1:27 PM | Newsscroll

Palestinians die in new clashes over Jerusalem holy site

Jerusalem, Jul 23 Two Palestinians have died in clashes with Israeli forces as the army moved in to seal off an attacker's home after violence over security measures at an ultra-sensitive holy...

Jul 23, 2017 10:55 AM | Newsscroll

Erdogan condemns Israel's 'excessive' use of force in

JerusalemIstanbul, Jul 22 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today denounced as "excessive" the use of force by Israeli security forces in deadly clashes over sensitive Jerusalem holy site."I...

Jul 22, 2017 7:37 PM | Newsscroll

Remove Jerusalem metal detectors, Erdogan tells Israeli counterpart

Istanbul, Jul 20 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged his Israeli counterpart Reuven Rivlin to swiftly remove metal detectors that have outraged Muslim Palestinian worshippers at a sensitive...

Jul 21, 2017 12:23 AM | Newsscroll

Netanyahu's blistering attack against EU caught on microphone

By Harinder MishraJerusalem, Jul 20 Citing strong ties with Asian giants India and China, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched a blistering attack against the European Union (EU)...

Jul 20, 2017 5:33 PM | Newsscroll

Palestinian civilians urge ICC to speed up 'war crimes' probe

The Hague, Jul 19 Palestinian lawyers and civil society groups today urged the International Criminal Court to speed up inquiries and open a full investigation into alleged war crimes in Gaza, east...

Jul 19, 2017 7:54 PM | Newsscroll

Jerusalem holy site closure 'crime against humanity': Turkey

Istanbul, Jul 18 Turkey has blasted Israel's two- day closure of a Jerusalem holy site, following a deadly attack, as a "crime against humanity."The Haram al-Sharif compound, known to Jews as the...

Jul 18, 2017 3:07 AM | Newsscroll

Hamas says target Israelis after Jerusalem site attack

Gaza City, Jul 16 Gaza's militant Hamas rulers has called on Palestinians to attack Israeli forces in Jerusalem after a sacred site was closed following a deadly assault there.Hamas described the...

Jul 16, 2017 3:40 AM | Newsscroll

Gaza power plant shuts down, causing unprecedented blackout

Gaza City, Jul 13 The electricity supply to Gaza's 2 million residents has dropped to unprecedented lows, with blackouts lasting for more than 24 hours, the territory's power distribution company...

Jul 14, 2017 2:03 AM | Newsscroll

Trump envoy mediates water deal between Israel, Palestinians

Jerusalem, Jul 13 US President Donald Trump's Middle East peace envoy said today Israel would supply the Palestinians with millions of cubic metres of water annually, as Washington seeks to build...

Jul 13, 2017 7:26 PM | Newsscroll