Rockets continue to be fired from the Gaza Strip into Israeli territory for the second day. The Israel Defense Forces continue to strike militants targets in the Gaza strip. On the morning of 5 May, one person had died in Ashkelon as a result of the bombing of Gaza, eight were injured and two others…

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Al-Hamdallah on Tuesday said he tendered his resignation and that of his unity government to President Mahmoud Abbas, local media reported on Tuesday. The resignation has, however, dealt a blow to faltering reconciliation efforts with Gaza’s Islamist Hamas rulers. “The government would continue to carry out its duties until a new…

The Palestine Liberation Organisation’s top leadership opened the way to suspending its recognition of Israel Saturday 3 February 2018, but stopped short of ordering the drastic measure immediately. Withdrawing the PLO’s 1988 recognition would threaten decades of Israeli relations with the moderate Palestinian leadership and raise doubts over security co-ordination between the two. It would…

The Palestinian Central Council has called on Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) to suspend recognition of Israel in response to US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as the Tel Aviv regime’s capital. On Monday, the council voted in favor of ordering the PLO to halt its recognition of Israel until it officially recognizes…

President Donald Trump threatened to cut off aid money to the Palestinian Authority, asking why the US should make “any of these massive future payments” when the Palestinians are “no longer willing to talk peace.” Mr Trump, tweeted: “we pay the Palestinians HUNDRED OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS a year and get no appreciation or respect.“”They don’t even…