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Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu repeats pledge to annex Israeli settlements in occupied West Bank

1 September 2019, 6:20 PM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu intends to annex Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, he said on Sunday, reiterating election promise made five months ago, but again giving no timeframe.

Jerry Matjila

SA wants UN to reconsider delayed decision to visit West Bank

27 August 2019, 8:52 PM

South Africa has proposed that the United Nations Security Council reconsider a long-delayed decision for a visit to the occupied West Bank – territories that Palestinian’s seek for a future independent state.

Mohammad Abdel Haleem, Chief Executive Officer of Doroob Technologies, uses Doroob Navigator application as he drives his car at an Israeli checkpoint in Ramallah, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.

Palestinian app helps drivers avoid Israeli checkpoint bottlenecks

5 August 2019, 11:57 AM

Launched in June and designed by Palestinians, Doroob Navigator crowd-sources road closures and traffic data from users. It aims to supplant apps like Google Maps and Waze.


Palestinian accused of killing two soldiers arrested

8 January 2019, 9:33 AM

Israeli forces have arrested a Palestinian accused of killing two soldiers last month in the occupied West Bank.

A Palestinian man milks cows.

WFP to cut back food aid to Palestinians

20 December 2018, 5:52 AM

The World Food Programme (WFP) is to cut food aid in 2019 to about 190 000 poor Palestinians in Gaza and the occupied West Bank due a shortage of funds, the WFP’s senior official for the Palestinian Territories said.



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