The UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) is suffering a severe financial crisis that has apparently forced it to cut costs, worrying Palestinian refugees in the Gaza Strip who depend to a large extent on the agency's assistance.
Hamas Movement denounced Sunday evening the meeting that took place between PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas and an Israeli delegation of Meretz party during which he pledged to reject violence and to maintain peace.
The Palestinian Authority (PA) says it would take to the UN Security Council (UNSC) the case of a recent terrorist attack that killed a Palestinian infant and severely injured other family members in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi strongly condemned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s approval of 300 units in the illegal settlement of Beit El and plans to construct additional units in and around Jerusalem, including 115 units in the settlement of Pisgat Ze’ev, 300 units in the settlement of Ramot, 70 units in the settlement of Gilo, and 19 in the settlement of Har Homa (Jabal Abu Ghneim):
Under the patronage of president Mahmoud Abbas, the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) has launched its fourth international conference for the Palestinian youth in the Diaspora, as part of the 2015 Know Thy Heritage (KTH) Leadership Program, which creates bonds between the Palestinian youths and their homeland.
Thousands of Israelis took part in a rally in Tel Aviv Saturday evening to protest extremism, violence and incitement following the killing of a Palestinian toddler in an arson attack by suspected Jewish extremists