Palestinians die in new clashes over Jerusalem holy site

Jerusalem, Jul 23 Two Palestinians 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 site.The...

Jul 23, 2017 4:42 AM | Newsscroll

EU urges Israel, Jordan to cooperate on security in Jerusalem

Brussels, Jul 22 The EU today called on Israel and Jordan to work together to "ensure security for all" in Jerusalem's Old City after a series of violent confrontations in recent days."We encourage...

Jul 23, 2017 1:35 AM | Newsscroll

Urgent UN talks requested after Jerusalem clashes: diplomats

United Nations, Jul 22 Sweden, France and Egypt today requested an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council following Israeli-Palestinian unrest in Jerusalem, diplomats said.The meeting would be to...

Jul 23, 2017 12:37 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

Israel sends more troops to West Bank after stabbing, unrest

Ramallah, Jul 22 Israel sent more troops to the West Bank today, a day after a Palestinian stabbed to death three members of an Israeli family in their home and widespread Israeli-Palestinian...

Jul 22, 2017 4:24 PM | Newsscroll

Israeli troops raid home of Palestinian attacker

Jerusalem, Jul 22 A relative says Israeli troops have arrested the brother of a 20-year-old Palestinian who stabbed to death three members of an Israeli family.The assailant, identified as Omar...

Jul 22, 2017 12:50 PM | Newsscroll

West Bank attack: Three Israelis stabbed to death

London [U.K.], July. 22 : Three Israelis have been stabbed to death in an attack in the West Bank amid the violence in Jerusalem, Israeli officials have said. The attack comes following...

Jul 21, 2017 10:52 AM | Newsscroll

UN calls for immediate de-escalation of violence in Jerusalem

London [U.K.], July. 22 : With at least three killed so far and over 100 injured in the violence emanating from Jerusalem, the United Nations has called for an immediate de-escalation of...

Jul 21, 2017 4:56 AM | Newsscroll

Three Palestinians killed in soaring Jerusalem violence

London [U.K.], July. 22 : Three Palestinians have been killed in Jerusalem amid the increasing protests against new Israeli security measures at a highly sensitive holy site. Two died in...

Jul 21, 2017 4:56 AM | Newsscroll

3 Palestinians, 3 Israelis killed in violence over holy site

Jerusalem, Jul 22 Escalating Israeli-Palestinian tensions over the Holy Land's most contested shrine boiled over into violence that killed six people -- three Palestinians in street clashes in...

Jul 22, 2017 3:18 AM | Newsscroll