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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also announces approval to build a new settlement with several thousands of homes in Givat Hamatos, next to the mainly Palestinian east Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Safafa
Israel's top court approves sale of properties by the Greek Orthodox Church to a Jewish pro-settlement organization in mainly Palestinian areas of annexed east Jerusalem
Israeli police say they evacuated the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, after a Molotov cocktail damaged a police post
(UPDATED) Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas declares Saturday a day of national mourning. In a speech, he holds Israel fully responsible for the deaths.
Israelis see the whole of Jerusalem as their undivided capital while the Palestinians view East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state
'We see Jesus in the children of the Middle East who continue to suffer because of growing tensions between Israelis and Palestinians,' Pope Francis says in his 5th Urbi et Orbi message
(UPDATED) Guatemala president Jimmy Morales is the first leader to back US President Donald Trump's controversial change of stance on the holy city
Jordan's King Abdullah greets Pope Francis as 'my dear friend and brother,' presenting him a painting of Jerusalem's Old City, featuring the Islamic Dome of the Rock and the Christian Church of the Holy Sepulcher
Unrest in Palestinian Territories spreads since US President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Palestinian, Coptic and other leaders have said Pence is not welcome and have publicly rebuffed requests for a meeting
(UPDATED) Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas warns that the United States no longer has a role to play in the peace process
The January spike in illegal settlement announcements by Israel is deeply concerning says envoy Nickolay Mladenov
UPDATED A similar resolution was vetoed by the United States in 2011 and it remains uncertain if the measure will be adopted this time
Moving forward with the construction of housing units in the annexed area is damaging adds the US State Department
Israel stood firm Tuesday December 3 in the face of mounting international pressure as it pushed ahead with a swathe of settlement plans seen as threatening the viability of a future Palestinian state