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The resolution, titled "Occupied Palestine," is the latest of several measures at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and cultural Organization over decades that Israelis see as evidence of ingrained anti-Israel bias within the United Nations ...
The list for the next Palestine city manager is down to two candidates, and they will be interviewed by the city council Tuesday.
Elsewhere, A number of extremist Israeli settlers attacked a Palestinian from Silwan town with a knife, and beat him with clubs, while he was passing Bar Elan Street, in Jerusalem, Wadi Hilweh Information Center reported Monday.

Nafar, however, responding on facebook, said he has no intention of pulling out: "I understand that the city is under pressure from the culture minister and her gaggle of racists, and it is hoping that I will cancel, but I have no intention of letting ...
Palestinian authorities consider the camp on the edge of Nablus city a den of lawless gangs and illicit guns that is sowing instability throughout the area, and are trying to tame it.
Although the West Bank city of Hebron is famous for crafts, which led it to win the World Crafts City award for the year 2016, the Natsheh factory, known as the Hebron Glass and ceramics Factory, is one of the few factories that continue to work on ...
Thursday morning at the old Palestine Mall, the Rotary club - with help from the police and fire departments, Oncor Electric, and the YMCA - hosted Safety Town. The goal of Safety Town is to teach the kids safety in the following areas: electrical ...
At first glance, resident A.D. Etheridge thought the city of Palestine was a very pretty place, but he then noticed all of the trashy areas and piles of junk laying around the city. Etheridge made ... "This could be a very attractive town," he said ...
Late last month, the Quds Brigade and the Syrian Arab Army succeeded in taking the strategic Handarat Palestinian refugee camp and Kindi hospital north of Aleppo proper, following the launch of an offensive in late September and several rounds of ...
The city's new tax abatement policy gives the city council greater control over who receives one. One statement added into the tax abatement policy resulted in the Palestine City Council approving it in a meeting earlier this week. The city's tax ...
Amman: An 11-day Syrian government bombing campaign has killed five people and destroyed the only hospital in an isolated Palestinian refugee camp southwest of Damascus in what one local councilman calls the "the worst days since the start of the ...
At a Palestine City Council meeting earlier this week, residents questioned the council on its search process for a new city manager. Resident Larissa Loveless told the council she has great love and hope for the community, adding she was not speaking ...

Damascus, Syria (3:40 P.M.) - For the first time in several months, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and their Palestinian allies have entered the Yarmouk refugee camp of southern Damascus after being forced to withdraw earlier this year. According to an ...
Palestine - The city of Palestine has announced the names of three finalists in the search for a new city manager. The nationwide search is being conducted by Strategic government Resources (SGR), a local government executive search firm based in ...
Moreover, Israeli soldiers, accompanied by a number of armored bulldozers, invaded Thursday the farm lands near Kharas town, west of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, before bulldozing and uprooting nearly 10 Acres of Palestinian lands. soldiers ...
A day before the shooting, he told Maan, an independent Palestinian news agency, that he intended to report to prison in Ramla, a city in central Israel, at 10 a.m. on Sunday. Instead, he apparently headed to the area around the police headquarters in ...
Today the Lebanese Prime Minister, the United Nations and representatives of the international community met to remind the world of the ongoing plight of the Palestine refugees displaced from Nahr el Bared camp (NBC), ten years after its destruction.
He was left bleeding for over an hour as the Israeli forces denied medical crews from the Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) access to the scene until he died.
Director of the Palestinian hydrology Group Abdel Rahman al-Tamimi told Al-Monitor that the coalition's importance lies in "uniting Palestinian efforts to face water and environmental crises resulting from climate change. Research expects long years of ...
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center,, for October 1, to the 7, 2016.
The discussions in Palestinian homes in the city of Beit Jala this week focused on the foresight of the town's mayor, Nicola Khamis. During a very close municipal election in 2012, Khamis had accepted a rotation agreement in which he would serve as ...
The results look normal," Saeed Sarahneh, a senior doctor at Istishari Arab hospital in the West Bank city of Ramallah, told reporters while Abbas was still at the hospital.
The city of Palestine Fall Cleanup Day is set for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15. Cleanup items will be accepted at the City of Palestine Transfer Station, 30440 Highway 79 E, located 1 mile outside of the city limits. The city of Palestine, in ...
The busiest month in 2016 for the Palestine Municipal Court was April, when 413 charges were filed. In the month of February, more than $77,000 in fines were collected.
The IDF responded with tank fire hitting the city of Beit Hanoun. There are still no reports about any people injured in the Gaza Strip.
Eight years ago, the condition of the Palestine Mall was going downhill and the owner wanted to sell. The city purchased the mall at a low price, and now it is looking into what the best uses would be for the mall.
Palestine - The city of Palestine will hold examinations for entry-level officers for the Palestine police Department at 9 a.m.
Welcome back to campus, UChicago! As the new school year begins, we at J Street UChicago would like to look back upon the UofC Divest campaign and its aftermath.
In an effort to better inform the public, the City of Palestine has created a Transparency Portal on its website. The portal, found on a tab on every website page, links the public to information on city government. The page includes information on the ...
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 22: President of the State of Palenstine Mahmoud Abbas addresses the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters, September 22, 2016 in New York City. According to the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, the most ...
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) strongly condemns the parties responsible for the shelling of one of its schools in Khan Eshieh in Syria.
The Palestinian prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, late at night and on Wednesday, at least 43 Palestinians, including children a legislator, in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied ...
Palestine - In an effort to better inform the public, the City of Palestine has created a Transparency Portal on its website.
Today at dawn, 28 September 2016, Palestinian Security officers killed one person and wounded 3 others, including a child, after opening fire at them near ...
The distrust with which Palestinians treat the Israeli peace camp frequently appears as something of a surprise, and even affront, to international observers.
Palestinian photographer Izz Zanoon (C) stands with children in front of his photos at Jabalia refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, on Sept.
The Quds Brigade, also known as Liwa Al Quds, is a predominantly Palestinian paramilitary unit participating in ongoing pro-Syrian regime operations in Aleppo.
If additional funding becomes available to the city in the 2016-2017 fiscal year, items removed from the budget will be funded.
Like many teachers around the world, Hanan Al Hroub deals with many challenges in her job. Huge class sizes mean teachers can't spend as much time ...
The 2016-17 budget for the city of Palestine has hit a snag for the time being.
Palestine - The Palestine City Council approved further funding of a quiet zone through downtown Palestine. The city of Palestine, along with help from the Palestine Economic Development corporation, will ask the Federal railroad Administration to ...
While Liwa Al-Quds is allied with the regime, the prominent Palestinian Hamas organization, which had a strong presence in Syria before the civil war, soon declared its support for the demands of the Syrian people against the Assad regime in 2012.
Also on Monday, Israeli soldiers invaded several areas in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped three young Palestinian men, in addition to bulldozing an agricultural land in Beit Ummar town, north of the city. In the ...
The third edition of Qalandiya International (QI), a biennial-style initiative, is due to launch next month across towns and villages in Palestine (5-31 October).
After the Islamic State took control over large swaths of Yarmouk in April 2015, international humanitarian organizations that once funded schools inside the Palestinian refugee camp stopped or scaled back their support. teachers at the Jarmaq school ...





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