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Blinken Heads to Egypt, Jordan on First Middle East Tour

EGYPT, PALESTINOW.COM - A day after expressing support for Israel’s security and announcing reconstruction aid for Gaza, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken travels Wednesday to Egypt, which was heavily involved in achieving a cease-fire in...

Israeli settlers seize building to serve as nucleus of colonial outpost near Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, PALESTINOW.COM – Israeli settlers today seized an old building to serve as in Arab Ar-Rashayida village, east of the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem, according to a local official. Mayor of Arab Ar-Rashayida,...

Israeli forces detain six Palestinians, assault another in West Bank raids

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM - Israeli forces Wednesday overnight detained at least six Palestinians from various parts of the West Bank, according to security sources. They confirmed that Israeli forces rounded up a father and his son...

Jordan’s king says diplomatic efforts under way to halt Israel’s military campaign

AMMAN, PALESTINOW.COM - Jordan's king said his country was involved in intensive diplomacy to halt what he described as Israeli military escalation that has led to the worst eruption of violence in years. READ ALSO: Ireland...

Ireland Urges Israel to End ‘De Facto Annexation’ of Palestinian Land

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM - Ireland's government on Tuesday supported a parliamentary motion condemning the "de facto annexation" of Palestinian land by Israeli authorities in what it said was the first use of the phrase by...

Hamas chief to visit Egypt for talks on Gaza reconstruction

GAZA CITY, PALESTINOW.COM - Hamas political chief Ismail Haniyeh will visit Egypt within days for talks on the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip following a recent Israeli onslaught, the Palestinian group said. “A Hamas delegation...