It may be time to end that diplomatic monopoly, Hamas deputy foreign minister Ghazi Hamad suggested on Wednesday. "We have relations with some countries and we need to prepare our cadres and develop the diplomatic skills of staff to deal with those...
Israel freed Hamas lawmaker Mohammed Abu Tir on Wednesday after holding him prisoner without charge for a year, the Islamist Palestinian movement reported. Abu Tir, a lawmaker for Israeli-annexed East Jerusalem, was first arrested in June 2010 and...
The Daily Star
Gunmen killed a colonel in the Palestinian security forces early on Wednesday when they raked his car with gunfire in the northern West Bank city of Jenin, local officials said. Hisham al-Rukh was attacked while driving home in the Jenin refugee camp,...
Unknown assailants shot dead a senior officer in the Jenin branch of the Palestinian security forces in the northern West Bank city, a Palestinian security official told AFP Wednesday. "Unknown assailants opened fire on Hisham Rokh, 41, deputy head...
Israel National News
The man, Hishan al-Rakh, was shot seven times as he drove near the city. Palestinian Authority governor for the region Talal Dweikat condemned the killing and said PA forces were investigating.