Tutu ‘heartbroken & distressed’ over deadly Gaza attack
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu says he’s praying for God to open the eyes and hearts of all citizens of the holy land.
Israelis, Palestinians brace for more violence after deadly clash
Huge demonstrations have been planned across the West Bank and the Israeli army is on high alert.
Palestinian govt calls for day of national mourning following Gaza deaths
Fifty-nine Palestinian protesters, including seven children under the age of 18, were killed yesterday by the Israeli army, according to the Palestinian health ministry.
SAJBD: SA's double standards on Israel are outrageous
South Africa has taken a strong stance against the killing of 59 Palestinian protesters by the Israeli army by withdrawing its ambassador from Israel.
President Abbas’ fierce condemnation of US Embassy opening in Jerusalem
President Abbas says the opening of the embassy will create incitement and instability in the region and he's ruled out Washington as being a mediator for Middle East peace.
Palestinians continue to demonstrate on Israel-Gaza border
Numbers are down from last week but there are still huge plumes of smoke overhead from the burning of tyres.
Tensions heightened along Israel-Gaza border as conflict continues
Israeli tanks on Sunday fired shells at three suspects near the northern part of the border fence after soldiers say they spotted them trying to illegally cross into Israel.
Victims of Israel-Gaza violence to be laid to rest
Among the victims was a video journalist and two teenage boys aged 16 and 17.
Thousands gather to bury filmmaker killed while covering Israel-Gaza violence
A 31-year-old popular Gaza filmmaker, Yasser Murtaja, was shot in the lower abdomen by Israeli forces despite wearing a blue-and-white vest with the word “PRESS” emblazoned on the front.
[UPDATE] At least 8 killed in Israel-Gaza border violence
Thousands of Palestinian protestors are burning tyres and demanding Israel end its occupation. The Israeli side of the Israel-Gaza board has been declared a closed military zone.
Calls for probe as tensions climb after Palestinians killed by Israeli forces
Palestinians are warning that Friday's protest was the first in a series of demonstrations to take place over the next six weeks along the Israel-Gaza border.
Funerals of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces underway in Gaza
According to the Palestinian Health Ministry, 17 Palestinians were killed and more than 1,400 wounded in the ensuing violence between protestors and soldiers.
Netanyahu holds series of urgent consultations after Iranian drone intercepted
An Iranian drone fired from Syria was successfully intercepted by the Israeli army on Saturday morning.
Israel uncovers alleged Iranian-backed terror cell run from SA
An Israeli security agency has indicted three Palestinians from the West Bank on charges of espionage and terrorism after they confessed to accepting Iranian-assigned missions.
Clashes breakout in West Bank following Trump announcement
Trump's policy shift was hailed by Israel but condemned across the Arab and Islamic world.Western allies of the United States have also disavowed the move.
'God is weeping over inflammatory recognition of Jerusalem as Israel capital'
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has joined a chorus of international leaders who have denounced the American president's comments.
'Trump's announcement will validate Israel's historic identity'
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's comments come hours ahead of a much-anticipated announcement by the American president that has much of the Arab world reeling in anger.
Trump’s Jerusalem statement warned to be met with dangerous consequences
American President Donald Trump is expected on Wednesday evening to announce that Washington recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.