Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has rejected a European proposal to meet with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin while the two are in Brussels, Belgium, Palestinian and Israeli sources said.
Water tanks in Dheisha refugee camp sit empty atop poorly constructed buildings, while residents inside their homes open their taps out of habit, momentarily forgetting that water has run dry for weeks.
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The final details are still being discussed, but Israel and Turkey are expected to announce their reconciliation on Sunday, after six years of rough relations. What brought about the breakthrough?
Family members of slain Palestinians whose bodies are still being held by Israeli authorities staged a sit-in at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East Jerusalem on Friday, demanding Israel return the bodies under their campaign titled: "We want our sons."
Two months of talks between representatives of the Palestinian refugees in Lebanon and the UNRWA yielded very weak results because of the latter's failure to provide solutions to several outstanding problems, including those with regard to its social and educational services.