Arab Israeli Conflict

The Arab Israeli Conflict: From peace efforts to suicide bombers. News updates and breaking news from the heart of the Israeli – Palestinian conflict that has been shaping the Holy Land for a century.

HAMAS SUPPORTERS attend an anti-Israel rally in the northern Gaza Strip on Sunday.

Large percentage of Palestinians support Hamas, oppose Abbas - poll

 POLICE SET UP a roadblock on Road 60 which leads to Jenin, following the escape of six Palestinian prisoners earlier this month from Gilboa Prison.

Gilboa Prison break follows the pattern of Yom Kippur War

 'Darkenu' activists protest the surge in Arab crime leading in front of the Prime Minister's Office in Tel Aviv during the #Arab_Lives_Matter movement, September 22, 2021

#Arab_Lives_Matter: Activists demand end to crime raging in Arab sector

JORDAN’S KING ABDULLAH II listens during a meeting in Amman in May.

King Abdullah: Status quo in Israeli-Palestinian conflict unsustainable

Palestinian Hamas militants take part in an anti-Israel rally in Gaza City May 22, 2021

‘Significant progress’ achieved in prisoner swap negotiations – report

US Embassy Jerusalem

Barkat to meet senators on Jerusalem consulate for Palestinians

Yahya Sinwar arrives at the Rafah crossing between Egypt and Gaza on October 18, 2011, after being released by Israel as part of a prisoner swap for kidnapped soldier Gilad Schalit

Hamas presents ‘roadmap’ for prisoner swap with Israel

 Palestinians demonstrate at the Israeli Hawara checkpoint near the city of Nablus and clash with Israeli security forces  on September 13, 2021.

Jenin gunmen ready to foil possible IDF ‘incursion’

A worker hangs a road sign directing to the U.S. embassy, in the area of the U.S. consulate in Jerusalem, May 7, 2018.

US Palestinian Affairs Unit refuses to acknowledge Yom Kippur

Matthew Brooks (R) and Halie Soifer (C) speaking at AJC's global forum plenary session, June 2019

AJC's Arabic video series challenges misconceptions on Israel

Anwar Sadat, Jimmy Carter and Menachem Begin at the signing of the Camp David Accords in 1979

On This Day: Camp David Accords signed, leading to Israel-Egypt peace

Police officers stand in line to separate protesters supporting Palestine from a small group of Israel supporters in front of city hall in Toronto, Ontario, Canada May 15, 2021.

Social media fuels polarization in Israeli-Palestinian conflict

 View of the Shita prison, located next to Gilboa,and intended for 800 primarily security convicts.

Palestinian security prisoners call off hunger strike

Zakariya Zubeidi, then-leader of the al-Aqsa martyrs brigades looks on during a demonstration supporting Palestinian prisoners in the West Bank city of Jenin, February 10, 2005

Israeli sources deny recaptured prisoner Zakaria Zubeidi in hospital

 Palestinians protest at night time near the border with Israel, east of Gaza City, on August 28, 2021.

IDF strikes targets in Gaza as rocket sirens sound in southern Israel

 Streaks of light are seen as Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, as seen from Ashkelon, September 11, 2021

IDF strikes Gaza targets following rockets launched into Israel's South

 Masked members of Al-Quds Brigades, the military wing of the Islamic Jihad Movement in Palestine, march the streets of Deir Al-Balah camp,  central Gaza Strip, in solidarity with the six prisoners who escaped from the Israeli Gilboa prison a few days ago. September 9, 2021.

Hamas threatens to escalate West Bank clashes after capture of fugitives

IDF with Palestinian demonstrators during a rally in solidarity with six Palestinian prisoners who managed to esacpe from an Israeli prison a few days ago, in Hebron, September 9, 2021.

Palestinians ‘pained’ by capture of escaped prisoners

 (L-R) Yakoub Mohammed Qadri and Mohammed Ardah in the original police photos taken after their arrests.

All smiles: Fugitives' faces photoshopped by Palestinian media

Clashes between the Israeli army and Palestinians in the West Bank city of Hebron on May 12, 2021.

Israel Police on high alert after second night of W. Bank clashes

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh is carried during a visit to the Ain el Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon in September 2020.

Palestinians declare Friday ‘day of rage’ in support of prisoners

 PALESTINIANS IN HEBRON demonstrate in support of the six escaped Palestinian prisoners, on Wednesday.

No escape from the growing Palestinian internecine tensions

 Palestinians protest at night time near the border with Israel, east of Gaza City, on August 28, 2021.

Palestinians riot in W. Bank, Jerusalem in solidarity with Gilboa

 Israeli police at a temporary checkpoint in Gilboa area, as they search for the six Palestinian fugitives who escaped from a high security prison in Northern Israel yesterday.  September 7, 2021.

Jenin camp braces for defending Gilboa Prison fugitive


Gilboa Prison escapees: The ‘sheriff’ of Jenin and the ‘emir’ of Islamic Jihad

Smoke and flames are seen after an Israeli air strike in the northern Gaza Strip

IDF strikes Gaza targets in response to balloon fires


Egyptian President Sisi calls Herzog to wish 'Happy New Year'

View of the Israeli settlement of Ariel, in the West Bank on July 2, 2020. Photo by Sraya Diamant/Flash90

Growth rate of settlements plummets to all-time low

 Palestinians protest at night time near the border with Israel, east of Gaza City, on August 28, 2021.

Palestinian killed by IDF in Gaza border clashes

Missile fire is seen from Damascus, Syria May 10, 2018

Syrian missile launched towards Israel, debris found in Tel Aviv

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