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