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Malaysia says won't host any more events with Israel

Malaysia says won't host any more events with Israel

Malaysia's foreign minister said Wednesday the country will not host any more events involving Israel, as he reiterated that swimmers from the Jewish state were barred from a forthcoming competition.

Palestinian dies after Israel border clashes: Gaza ministry

Palestinian dies after Israel border clashes: Gaza ministry

A Palestinian teenager succumbed to his wounds on Monday three days after being shot by Israeli forces during clashes on the Gaza border, the health ministry in the coastal enclave said.

Palestinian woman killed in renewed clashes along Gaza border

Palestinian woman killed in renewed clashes along Gaza border

A Palestinian woman was killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers along the Gaza Strip border on Friday, according to Palestinian sources.

Israeli writer and peace advocate  Amos Oz dies at 79

Israeli writer and peace advocate Amos Oz dies at 79

Amos Oz, Israel's best known author and an outspoken supporter of the two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, died of cancer at the age of 79 on Friday, his daughter said.

Israel to hold early election in April, Netanyahu says

Israel to hold early election in April, Netanyahu says

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Monday a snap election in less than four months, appealing directly to voters for a fresh political mandate that could help him weather possible charges in corruption investigations.

Turkish foreign minister calls Netanyahu a 'cold-blooded killer'

Turkish foreign minister calls Netanyahu a 'cold-blooded killer'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is "a cold-blooded killer of modern times," Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said during a bitter exchange on social media.

Hamas rejects Abbas plan to dissolve Palestinian parliament

Hamas rejects Abbas plan to dissolve Palestinian parliament

Hamas on Sunday denounced Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas's plan to dissolve the largely defunct Palestinian parliament that it controls, calling it a move to ‘serve his partisan interests’.

Malaysia's Mahathir says no rights to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Malaysia's Mahathir says no rights to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Sunday criticized Australia's move to recognise West Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying countries had "no rights" to do so.

Palestinian killed during West Bank clash with Israeli forces

Palestinian killed during West Bank clash with Israeli forces

A Palestinian was killed during a clash with Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank early Tuesday, Palestinian official media and a medical source said.

Gaza court sentences six to death for 'collaborating' with Israel

Gaza court sentences six to death for 'collaborating' with Israel

A military court in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip on Monday sentenced six people, including a woman, to death for "collaborating" with Israel, authorities said.

Israel police recommend PM Netanyahu be charged with bribery

Israel police recommend PM Netanyahu be charged with bribery

Israeli police on Sunday said their investigation had found sufficient evidence for bribery and fraud charges to be brought against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife in a third corruption case against the Israeli leader.

18 Gaza protesters wounded by Israel gunfire

18 Gaza protesters wounded by Israel gunfire

At least 18 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire Friday in small protests along the Gaza border, the health ministry in the Palestinian enclave said.