Palestinian president receives Egyptian security delegation in Ramallah, thanks Sisi for de-escalation efforts

Sat, 22 May 2021 - 07:05 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday received the Egyptian security delegation visiting Ramallah in the wake of the Egypt-brokered ceasefire that went into effect in Gaza yesterday.

Israel detains 7 Palestinians from West Bank

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 08:39 GMT

Israeli forces detained on Thursday seven Palestinians from the West Bank after storming into their houses.

Egypt’s FM affirms support to Palestinians' legitimate rights as he met with President Abbas

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 12:15 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Monday has affirmed Egypt’s unchangeable stance supporting the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people.

Number of coronavirus deaths in Israel reaches 158

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 09:47 GMT

The Israeli Health Ministry announced on Saturday that the number of deaths due to coronavirus reached 158, according to the Palestinian news agency.

Israeli occupation forces seize land from village in Nablus

Sun, 08 Sep 2019 - 11:37 GMT

Israeli occupation forces on Sunday seized 100 square kilometers of land in a village in southern Nablus and other areas in Ramallah.

Ahmed Gamal performs in Ramallah on June 24

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 - 03:25 GMT

Rising star Ahmed Gamal is set to perform a concert on June 23 in Ramallah, Palestine, as part of 'Where to? Ramallah" Festival.

Palestinian Foreign Ministry: Israel exploits Eurovision contest to consolidate its colonialism

Sat, 11 May 2019 - 10:33 GMT

The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates sent several letters calling on the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) to withdraw any promotional materials for the Eurovision Song Contest 2019.

Israeli bus driver injured in shooting near Ramallah

Sun, 06 Jan 2019 - 08:52 GMT

An Israeli bus driver was injured when unidentified gunmen opened fire at a bus carrying settlers in the central West Bank city of Ramallah.

Palestine's commission appeals Israeli govt's land-grab to High Court

Sat, 29 Dec 2018 - 10:57 GMT

The Settlements and Wall Resistance Commission filed an appeal with the Israeli High Court against the Israeli government's seizure of 1,200 dunums of land in Khillat al-Nahleh

Palestinian min. condemns Israeli settlers' raid on Aqsa Mosque

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 02:43 GMT

Palestinian official condemned extremist Israeli settlers raid, led by the Knesset member Yehuda Glick, on Al Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem

Palestine urges int'l community's action against Israeli aggression

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 - 11:17 GMT

The Palestinian Foreign Ministry condemned in the strongest terms the demolition of a building at al Amari refugee camp in Ramallah by Israeli occupation forces.

Palestinian knife attack kills Israeli in the West Bank, assailant dead

Fri, 27 Jul 2018 - 01:00 GMT

A Palestinian assailant entered an Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank on Thursday.

Israeli army detains Ahed Tamimi's brother during raids

Fri, 11 May 2018 - 10:39 GMT

In the West Bank, soldiers detained three men from the Bethlehem district, one from Maythalon in the Jenin district and one from Jericho.

Palestinian teen Tamimi to serve eight months in jail

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 - 05:48 GMT

Ahed Tamimi, a Palestinian teenager, was sentenced today to serve eight months in jail.

Palestinian President attacks Hamas, calls U.S. ambassador 'son of a dog'

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called the U.S. ambassador to Israel a “son of a dog” because of his support for Israeli settlers in the occupied West Bank.

Egyptian security delegation leaves Gaza Strip for Ramallah

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 11:47 GMT

An Egyptian security delegation left the Gaza Strip on Friday, heading for Ramallah for the second time to follow up the Palestinian reconciliation file.

Palestinian President Abbas leaves U.S. hospital and is fine

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 10:00 GMT

The Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, has left hospital after routine checks in the United States and is fine.

Palestinian Information Ministry says cut in US aid to UNRWA "political blackmail"

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 - 10:35 GMT

The Palestinian Information Ministry has slammed a US decision to freeze $65M that had been destined for UNRWA, calling it a "political blackmail".

Time to find alternative Palestinian leaders: Revivi

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 - 10:25 GMT

In a two-hour-plus speech in Ramallah on Sunday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas raised Israeli officials’ anger and concern.

Hamas, Islamic Jihad not to attend PLO central council meeting

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 09:33 GMT

Hamas and the Islamic Jihad movements will not to attend a meeting of the central council of the Palestine Liberation Organization in Ramallah.