Egypt to briefly reopen border with Gaza for Eid-al-Adha

Cairo [Egypt] August 25 : Egypt will be re-opening border with Gaza for two days on the occasion of Eid-al-Adha. Egyptian authorities on Sunday will reopen the Rafah border crossing with...

Aug 24, 2017 8:52 AM | Newsscroll

'Palestinians need Trump two-state pledge before peace'

Ramallah, Aug 24 Donald Trump's team must commit to a two-state solution and oppose Israeli settlement construction before the US president's peace push can move forward, Palestinian officials have...

Aug 24, 2017 3:10 AM | Newsscroll

British couple's message in a bottle reaches Gaza

Gaza City (Palestinian Territories), Aug 22 A message in a bottle cast into the sea by a holidaying British couple on the island of Rhodes has washed up on the blockaded Gaza Strip, the fisherman...

Aug 22, 2017 8:23 PM | Newsscroll

Hamas guard killed in rare suicide attack in Gaza Strip

Gaza City, Aug 17 A suicide bomber killed a Hamas guard in southern Gaza today, in a rare Islamist attack against the Palestinian group that has run the impoverished enclave for a decade.The attack...

Aug 17, 2017 10:36 PM | Newsscroll

UAE to fund USD 15 million monthly to Gaza: official

Gaza City, Aug 17 The United Arab Emirates will provide USD 15 million a month to Gaza, a Palestinian politician said today, as its rulers Hamas move closer to a UAE-based rival to Palestinian...

Aug 17, 2017 6:38 PM | Newsscroll

Gaza: Suicide bomber wounds several in face-off with security

Gaza City, Aug 17 Gaza's Hamas authorities say a suicide bomber blew himself up when security officers tried to stop him from infiltrating into Egypt, and several people were wounded.The Interior...

Aug 17, 2017 4:47 AM | Newsscroll

Egypt opens Gaza crossing for hajj pilgrims

Gaza City (Palestinian Territories), Aug 14 Egypt reopened its border with the Gaza Strip today for the first time in months to allow Muslims from the blockaded Palestinian enclave to travel to...

Aug 14, 2017 7:54 PM | Newsscroll

Palestinian Authority to free arrested journalists: lawyer

Ramallah (Palestinian Territories), Aug 14 The Palestinian Authority decided to release five journalists today after arresting them last week, their lawyer said, a day after political rivals Hamas...

Aug 14, 2017 7:38 PM | Newsscroll

Israeli military says Gaza homes hiding Hamas tunnels

Jerusalem, Aug 10 The Israeli military today said it has identified two residential buildings in the northern Gaza Strip as potential military targets after discovering Hamas militant tunnels...

Aug 10, 2017 6:19 PM | Newsscroll

Israel moves ahead on underground wall around Gaza

Jerusalem, Aug 10 Israel is pushing ahead with a project to build a giant underground wall around the Gaza Strip to block tunnels that could be used for attacks, the army said today.The project...

Aug 10, 2017 4:49 PM | Newsscroll