Palestine

Islamic Jihad leader: Two-state solution is a failure

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM -- The two-state solution is an unsuccessful project since its outset since Israel could never be a friend to any Palestinian and its project aims at dominating the whole region, according to Mohammed...

Palestinian diaspora holds first global conference in Istanbul to defend rights

Istanbul, PALESTINOW.COM  -- Thousands of Palestinians representing diaspora communities from 50 countries have gathered in the Turkish city of Istanbul to discuss establishing a political structure that will represent them better. The Palestine Abroad Conference,...

Palestinian wins Arab Idol TV contest

LEBANON, PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinians have taken to the street to celebrate the victory of their compatriot Yaqoub Shaheen in the hugely popular Middle East television talent show Arab Idol. This year’s final, filmed in Lebanon, was...

3 Palestinian workers died after Egyptian army detonates Gaza tunnel

RAFAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Three Palestinian workmen died and five others suffered injuries at dawn Saturday when the Egyptian army detonated a commercial tunnel they were inside in Rafah area, south of the embattled Gaza...

50,000 Palestinians perform Friday prayer at al-Aqsa

AL-QUDS, PALESTINOW.COM -- Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Department in Jerusalem said that 50,000 Palestinians performed Friday prayer in al-Aqsa Mosque in Occupied Jerusalem. Head of the Supreme Islamic Council and the al-Aqsa Mosque preacher Sheikh Ekrima...

Haneyya: Al-Aqsa is our focus of struggle

RAFAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Ismail Haneyya, Deputy Head of Hamas's Political Bureau, praised on Friday the Hamas elections and said that Yahya al-Sinwar, who was elected new leader of Hamas in the Gaza Strip after serving...