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Trump set for first meeting with Palestinian president - New Straits Times Online;

Trump set for first meeting with Palestinian president - New Straits Times Online

New Straits Times OnlineTrump set for first meeting with Palestinian presidentNew Straits Times OnlineU.S. President Donald Trump appears on stage at a rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S. April 29, 2017. US President Donald Trump meets Mahmud Abbas Wednesday for their first face-to-face talks, with the Palestinian leader hoping the billionaire ...and more »

Palestinian President Pressures Hamas to Give Up Control of Gaza - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Palestinian President Pressures Hamas to Give Up Control of GazaWall Street Journal (subscription)TEL AVIV—Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas is pressuring Hamas to cede control of the Gaza Strip to his Palestinian Authority in a high-stakes gambit to convince the White House he can strike a deal with Israel on behalf of the Palestinian people, ...and more »

Israel says 300 inmates end hunger strike; Palestinian official says it's not so - Middle East Eye;

Israel says 300 inmates end hunger strike; Palestinian official says it's not so - Middle East Eye

Middle East EyeIsrael says 300 inmates end hunger strike; Palestinian official says it's not soMiddle East EyeAn Israeli minister said on Sunday that 300 Palestinians agreed to end an almost two-week-old hunger strike begun in protest of the conditions of their detention. Qudwa Faris, head of the prisoners unit in Palestine, however, denied the Israeli claim ...and more »

Day of Rage in Palestine as Mass Hunger Strike Continues - Bay Area Indymedia;

Day of Rage in Palestine as Mass Hunger Strike Continues - Bay Area Indymedia

Bay Area IndymediaDay of Rage in Palestine as Mass Hunger Strike ContinuesBay Area IndymediaOngoing clashes erupted across the occupied West Bank on April 27. Palestinians are calling it the Day of Rage — initially called for by the Fateh movement in support of hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners who entered the 12th day of a hunger strike.and more »

'It's Been 30 Years': Wife of Palestinian Prison Hunger Strike Leader Speaks of Her Fears - teleSUR English;

'It's Been 30 Years': Wife of Palestinian Prison Hunger Strike Leader Speaks of Her Fears - teleSUR English

teleSUR English'It's Been 30 Years': Wife of Palestinian Prison Hunger Strike Leader Speaks of Her FearsteleSUR English“(Barghouti says) you have to bear with me. It is the struggle for a better life for our children. Now it has been 30 years,” said his wife Fadwa. On Monday April 17, Palestinian Prisoner's Day, hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli prisons began a ...and more »

Hamas accuses Abbas of 'crimes against humanity' in Gaza - The Times of Israel;

Hamas accuses Abbas of 'crimes against humanity' in Gaza - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelHamas accuses Abbas of 'crimes against humanity' in GazaThe Times of IsraelPalestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during a conference in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, October 1, 2016. (AP/Majdi Mohammed). Writers. Dov Lieber Dov Lieber is The Times of Israel's Arab affairs correspondent. Follow or contact ...and more »

Israel says 300 Palestinian inmates end hunger strike - The Times of Israel;

Israel says 300 Palestinian inmates end hunger strike - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelIsrael says 300 Palestinian inmates end hunger strikeThe Times of IsraelMinister of Public Security Gilad Erdan speaks at the Israel Police Independence Day ceremony at the National Headquarters of the Israel Police in Jerusalem on April 26, 2017.(Yonatan Sindel/Flash90) ...and more »

New Hamas chief to be announced soon: officials - Outlook India

New Hamas chief to be announced soon: officialsOutlook Indiagaza city, Apr 30 The new leadership of Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas will be announced in the coming days, officials said today, while it also prepared to unveil a new version of its charter. Ismail Haniya, until recently head of Hamas in the ...and more »

Hamas to announce new leader in 'coming days' - i24NEWS (press release) (registration);

Hamas to announce new leader in 'coming days' - i24NEWS (press release) (registration)

i24NEWS (press release) (registration)Hamas to announce new leader in 'coming days'i24NEWS (press release) (registration)Hamas political bureau chief Ismail Haniyeh on Sunday announced that the Palestinian terror group would reveal "in the coming days" the results of internal elections to replace Khaled Mashal as its leader. A high-ranking Hamas official told AFP that ...and more »

The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center (at the Israeli Intelligence Heritage and Commemoration ... - Intelligence & Terrorism Information Center;

The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center (at the Israeli Intelligence Heritage and Commemoration ... - Intelligence & Terrorism Information Center

Intelligence & Terrorism Information CenterThe Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center (at the Israeli Intelligence Heritage and Commemoration ...Intelligence & Terrorism Information CenterThis past week popular terrorism attacks continued. Tension continues between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority (PA) after Mahmoud Abbas instituted economic measures to exert pressure on Hamas and weaken its control of the Gaza Strip. Read more.and more »

Hamas Leader in Gaza: Don't Expect Anything From Trump - Haaretz;

Hamas Leader in Gaza: Don't Expect Anything From Trump - Haaretz

HaaretzHamas Leader in Gaza: Don't Expect Anything From TrumpHaaretz'The forces of resistance are our power,' says Ismail Haniyeh ahead of President Abbas' White House visit. Jack Khoury. Apr 30, 2017 6:02 PM. 0comments Print Zen Subscribe now · Shareshare on facebook · Tweet · send via email · reddit · stumbleupon.and more »

PRESIDENT TRUMP TO PERSONALLY PROD ISRAEL & PALESTINIANS TOWARD PEACE - IsraCast;

PRESIDENT TRUMP TO PERSONALLY PROD ISRAEL & PALESTINIANS TOWARD PEACE - IsraCast

IsraCastPRESIDENT TRUMP TO PERSONALLY PROD ISRAEL & PALESTINIANS TOWARD PEACEIsraCastIt's not official yet, but President Donald Trump is expected to arrive in Israel next month. It's a safe bet that he will prod Israel and the Palestinians to show progress on the peace track that has hit a dead end. Make no mistake, Trump can use ...and more »

Israel is putting detainees in conditions that lead to their slow death: Palestinian ambassador - Daily News Egypt;

Israel is putting detainees in conditions that lead to their slow death: Palestinian ambassador - Daily News Egypt

Daily News EgyptIsrael is putting detainees in conditions that lead to their slow death: Palestinian ambassadorDaily News EgyptPalestinian ambassador to Egypt Gamal Al-Shobky said in a press conference on Sunday that the Palestinian government supports the legitimate demands of detainees on hunger strike in Israeli prisons. “Today is the fourteenth day of strike, marking the ...and more »

Raising the stakes - Qantara.de;

Raising the stakes - Qantara.de

Qantara.deRaising the stakesQantara.dePalestinian prisoners in Israel have launched a collective hunger strike. The imprisoned Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti is thus returning to the political stage. Inge Gunther in Jerusalem has the details. share1 · tweet · +10 · share · share · share ...and more »

What Do Trump's First 100 Days Mean for Israel? - Breaking Israel News;

What Do Trump's First 100 Days Mean for Israel? - Breaking Israel News

Breaking Israel NewsWhat Do Trump's First 100 Days Mean for Israel?Breaking Israel News“When a man's ways please Hashem, He maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him.” Proverbs 16:7 (The Israel Bible™). (Breaking Israel News). With the completion of President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office, a time period often seen as ...and more »

Abbas visit rekindles hope - The Australian

Abbas visit rekindles hopeThe AustralianExpecting too much too soon from Donald Trump's scheduled talks with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in Washington on Wednesday would be a mistake. But after years of his shortsighted rejection of Israel's repeated offer of peace negotiations without ...and more »

Palestinians rally in West Bank, Gaza in support of hunger-striking prisoners - Ma'an News Agency (press release);

Palestinians rally in West Bank, Gaza in support of hunger-striking prisoners - Ma'an News Agency (press release)

Ma'an News Agency (press release)Palestinians rally in West Bank, Gaza in support of hunger-striking prisonersMa'an News Agency (press release)RAMALLAH (Ma'an) -- As more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners entered the second week of an open-ended hunger strike in Israeli prisons, Palestinians across the occupied territory and activists abroad continued to hold demonstrations in solidarity with ...and more »

Israeli forces assault Palestinian journalists during 'hunger strike' march - The New Arab;

Israeli forces assault Palestinian journalists during 'hunger strike' march - The New Arab

The New ArabIsraeli forces assault Palestinian journalists during 'hunger strike' marchThe New ArabAt least 13 Palestinian journalists were injured as Israeli police forcibly evacuated a peaceful sit-in held in support of a mass hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners in Israeli prisons. Tags: Palestine, Israel, Jerusalem, journalists, press freedom ...and more »

Abbas meets with King Abdullah ahead of White House visit - The Times of Israel;

Abbas meets with King Abdullah ahead of White House visit - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelAbbas meets with King Abdullah ahead of White House visitThe Times of IsraelJordan's King Abdullah II (R) talks with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas before a meeting at the Royal Palace in Amman on November 12, 2014. (AFP PHOTO/KHALIL MAZRAAWI) ...and more »

UN official who resigned amid Israel 'apartheid' furor has no regrets - The Times of Israel;

UN official who resigned amid Israel 'apartheid' furor has no regrets - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelUN official who resigned amid Israel 'apartheid' furor has no regretsThe Times of IsraelFormer UN official Rima Khalaf speaks in Amman, Jordan about her decision to resign as head of the ESCWA UN regional agency on April 19, 2017. (AP/Sam McNeil). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics. apartheid · Rima ...and more »