Israeli forces say they have shot dead a Palestinian who stabbed an Israeli soldier in the West Bank. The killing follows two weeks of violence that has left at least 7 Israelis and 33 Palestinians dead. Radical Palestinians are calling for war.
Israeli forces arrested two people and closed down eight Palestinian media production companies working with Hamas-linked TV channels. The broadcasters repeatedly "inspired" terror attacks, Israeli officials claim.
Over 5,000 women from both Israel and the Palestinian territories have arrived in Jerusalem after a two-week march through Israel and the West Bank. They are calling for a peace deal.
The court ruling comes more than 35 years after President-elect Bashir Gemayel was killed by a massive bomb blast. Bashir, a Christian, had the backing of Israel and was battling Palestinian and Muslim factions.
Hamas agreed to relinquish civilian control in Gaza to a unity government in mid-September. Hamdallah claimed the internationally recognised Palestinian Authority would resume control of Gaza's government soon.
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