Gulf Times - Palestinians
UN agency says 52,000 displaced in Gaza, Amnesty wants war crimes investigation

UN agency says 52,000 displaced in Gaza, Amnesty wants war crimes investigation

More than 52,000 Palestinians have been displaced by Israeli air strikes that have destroyed or badly damaged nearly 450 buildings in the Gaza Strip, the UN aid agency said on Tuesday.

Human Rights Watch accuses Israel of 'apartheid' crimes against Palestinians

Human Rights Watch accuses Israel of 'apartheid' crimes against Palestinians

An international rights watchdog accused Israel on Tuesday of pursuing policies of apartheid and persecution against Palestinians - and against its own Arab minority - that amount to crimes against humanity.

Four Palestinians injured in clashes in Jerusalem

Four Palestinians injured in clashes in Jerusalem

Four Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli police in annexed east Jerusalem, the Palestinian Red Crescent said Monday, after officers cordoned off a popular gathering spot for Ramadan crowds.

Covid-19 restrictions enforced across Qatar

Covid-19 restrictions enforced across Qatar

The new set of Covid-19 restrictions, announced by the Cabinet on Wednesday, came into effect in Qatar on Thursday.

Qatar affirms continuous support for Palestinians

Qatar affirms continuous support for Palestinians

HE the Chairman of Qatar's Gaza Reconstruction Committee Ambassador Mohamed al-Emadi affirmed that since the beginning of its work in the field of Gaza reconstruction in 2012...

Palestinians warn Israel-UAE deal imperils Al Aqsa mosque

Palestinians warn Israel-UAE deal imperils Al Aqsa mosque

Angry Palestinians in Jerusalem accused the United Arab Emirates of collaborating with Israel and endangering Al Aqsa mosque, as they gathered for prayers Friday the day after the Gulf state's deal with Israel.

Minister reaffirms Qatar's position in support of Palestinians

Minister reaffirms Qatar's position in support of Palestinians

HE the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad al-Muraikhi reaffirmed Qatar's firm position in support of the Palestinian people in their legitimate struggle to regain their rights and occupied land.

Palestinians extend coronavirus state of emergency to June 5

Palestinians extend coronavirus state of emergency to June 5

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has extended to June 5 a state of emergency declared in areas under his administration in the West Bank ...

First virus case in Lebanon Palestinian refugee camp: UN

First virus case in Lebanon Palestinian refugee camp: UN

A Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon has been put on lockdown after the UN announced the first confirmed case of coronavirus in one of the country's numerous and crowded camps.

Thousands rally in Morocco against Trump Mideast peace plan

Thousands rally in Morocco against Trump Mideast peace plan

Thousands of demonstrators flooded the streets of the Moroccan capital Sunday to protest against a new US Middle East peace plan which the Palestinians says favours Israel.

'You will never break our will' - Palestinians tell Netanyahu

'You will never break our will' - Palestinians tell Netanyahu

Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to annex

Palestinian dies of wounds from Gaza-Israel border clashes

Palestinian dies of wounds from Gaza-Israel border clashes

A Palestinian wounded during clashes with Israeli troops along the Gaza-Israel border died on Saturday, the health ministry in the blockaded coastal enclave said.