Netanyahu: Israel will not welcome Palestinian Unity Deal - EssentialRetailer

EssentialRetailerNetanyahu: Israel will not welcome Palestinian Unity DealEssentialRetailerBenjamin Netanyahu stating at a conference of the ruling Likud Party has removed the chance of welcoming the Palestinian unity government, peradventure if one were to emerge in the on-going talks held among factions of Palestine. The Israeli Prime ...and more »

Palestinian reconciliation an opportunity for return of soldiers, says father - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorPalestinian reconciliation an opportunity for return of soldiers, says fatherMiddle East MonitorThe father of one of the Israeli soldiers captured during the military offensive against the Gaza Strip three years ago has said that the Palestinian reconciliation process presents an opportunity for the men to be returned to their families, Safa News ...and more »

No reason for maintaining siege on Gaza, Flotilla Alliance tells UN chief - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorNo reason for maintaining siege on Gaza, Flotilla Alliance tells UN chiefMiddle East MonitorThe Freedom Flotilla Alliance has sent a letter to UN Secretary-General António Guterres telling him that there is no justification for maintaining the Israeli-led siege on the Gaza Strip. The international alliance, which includes activists from ...and more »

Revolutionary Council, Fatah Welcome Palestinian Reconciliation - Asharq Al-awsat English

Asharq Al-awsat EnglishRevolutionary Council, Fatah Welcome Palestinian ReconciliationAsharq Al-awsat EnglishPalestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addresses reporters after a meeting with Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel in Brussels, Belgium, February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Yves Herman. Revolutionary Council, Fatah Welcome Palestinian Reconciliation ...and more »

Hamas arrests suspected jihadist leader in Gaza - Daily Mail

Daily MailHamas arrests suspected jihadist leader in GazaDaily MailHamas police detained a suspected jihadist leader in Gaza on Saturday, a security source said, the latest in a series of arrests of those accused of Islamic State group ideology. "This morning, security forces arrested Nour Issa, 27, who is a leader of ...and more »

Hamas claims to arrest senior Islamic State leaders in Gaza - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelHamas claims to arrest senior Islamic State leaders in GazaThe Times of IsraelMembers of the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of the Palestinian terror group Hamas, at a rally to mark Land Day near the Israeli border with east Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, March 30, 2017. (AFP/Said Khatib). Hamas forces in ...and more »

Israel to shut down Gaza crossing for end of Jewish holiday - WAFA - Palestine News Agency

Israel to shut down Gaza crossing for end of Jewish holidayWAFA - Palestine News AgencyRAMALLAH, October 7, 2017 (WAFA) – Israel is going to shut down its main crossing with Gaza, the Beit Hanoun/Erez crossing, for four days starting Wednesday as the Jewish week-long Sukkot holiday winds down, Nathmi Muhanna, director of border ...and more »

Palestine's Turkey envoy talks reconciliation, peace process - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyPalestine's Turkey envoy talks reconciliation, peace processAnadolu AgencyANKARA, TURKEY, OCT. 6: Palestinian ambassador to Turkey Faed Mustafa speaks to Anadolu Agency in Ankara, Turkey on October 6, 2017. related news. Erdogan: Turkish troops not in Syria's Idlib 'yet' · Iraq asks Turkey, Iran to close border with KRG ...and more »

Newspapers Review: Dailies highlight Israeli attacks in West Bank - WAFA - Palestine News Agency

Newspapers Review: Dailies highlight Israeli attacks in West BankWAFA - Palestine News AgencyRAMALLAH, October 7, 2017 (WAFA) – The Palestinian Arabic dailies highlighted in their Saturday issue Israeli army and settlers attacks against Palestinians in the occupied West Bank. The dailies printed a picture of a 7-year-old child in hospital with ...and more »

In Gaza, Hamas levels an ancient treasure - TheRecord.com

TheRecord.comIn Gaza, Hamas levels an ancient treasureTheRecord.comJunaid Sorosh-Wali, a UNESCO official, inspects damage at Tel Es-Sakan hill site, south of Gaza City. - Adel Hana,The Associated Press. Tel Es-Sakan. An aerial view of the excavations at Tel Es-Sakan, shows houses dating to 2600-2300 B.C., left, and ...and more »

Will The Palestinian Authority Take Control Of Gaza Again? - WAMC

WAMCWill The Palestinian Authority Take Control Of Gaza Again?WAMCPalestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah (left) visits a water desalination plant in Deir el-Balah in central Gaza on Oct. 5, 2017. (Said Khatib/AFP/Getty Images). Listen. Listening... /. Originally published on October 6, 2017 6:37 pm. It was 10 ...and more »

Is Hamas Inching Toward Peace — Or Going Rogue? - Forward

ForwardIs Hamas Inching Toward Peace — Or Going Rogue?ForwardIs Hamas preparing itself to accept a peaceful Israeli-Palestinian coexistence? There are good reasons to believe so. The Islamist terror group has taken several significant steps in recent months that strongly suggest it's inching toward accommodation ...and more »

Who will control Gaza forces? - Al-Monitor

Al-MonitorWho will control Gaza forces?Al-MonitorAn Egyptian proposal for a Fatah-Hamas joint security council in the Gaza Strip could pave the way for Palestinian reconciliation. MAHMUD HAMS/AFP/Getty Images. Palestinian militants from Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Palestinian ...and more »

Hamas-Fatah reconciliation dialogue in Cairo 'to succeed or to succeed': Hamas figure - Ahram Online

Hamas-Fatah reconciliation dialogue in Cairo 'to succeed or to succeed': Hamas figureAhram OnlineHamas media official Taher Al-Nono said on Friday that the organisation is going to the Cairo reconciliation dialogue meeting next week with the option of "to succeed or to succeed," Egyptian state news agency MENA reported. Al-Nono also said that ...and more »

The Washington Post Belatedly Covers Hamas-Fatah Talks - Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (blog)

The Washington Post Belatedly Covers Hamas-Fatah TalksCommittee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (blog)The Washington Post has finally reported on recent reconciliation attempts between the two ruling Palestinian groups, Fatah and Hamas—nearly a month after they first came to public light. In an Oct. 3, 2017 dispatch, Post reporter Sufian Taha and ...and more »

Hamas names mastermind of attacks on Israelis as deputy - New Jersey Herald

Hamas names mastermind of attacks on Israelis as deputyNew Jersey HeraldGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Palestinian Hamas movement has named as its deputy leader a hard-liner who Israel says masterminded attacks against its citizens. An official in the Islamic militant group said Thursday that Saleh Arouri will be the ...and more »

Gaza Now Officially Under Unity Government Administration - International Middle East Media Center

Gaza Now Officially Under Unity Government AdministrationInternational Middle East Media CenterHamas has officially declared that the Gaza Strip is under the administration of Palestinian Unity Government. They said, on Thursday, that it would work to support the national reconciliation government and strengthen its role to carry out its tasks.and more »

Hamas Elects New Deputy Chief Known for Orchestrating 2014 Kidnappings - TheTower.org

TheTower.orgHamas Elects New Deputy Chief Known for Orchestrating 2014 KidnappingsTheTower.orgHamas has elected senior group member Saleh al-Arouri, a man best known for orchestrating a lethal triple kidnapping of three Israeli teenagers, as deputy chief of its influential Political Bureau, The Jerusalem Post reported Friday. Al-Arouri is the ...and more »

Hamas appoints military chief as deputy leader - The New Arab

The New ArabHamas appoints military chief as deputy leaderThe New ArabThe Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas has appointed a military official accused of organising multiple deadly attacks against Israelis, as its deputy leader, an official said on Thursday. Tags: Gaza, reconciliation, blockade, Rafah, Qassam Brigades.and more »

Hamas: National Consensus Government has taken over in Gaza - Ma'an News Agency (press release)

Ma'an News Agency (press release)Hamas: National Consensus Government has taken over in GazaMa'an News Agency (press release)GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- The Hamas movement said in a statement to Ma'an on Thursday that the Palestinian National Consensus Government had officially taken over from the Hamas movement as the administrative authority in the besieged Gaza Strip.and more »