US President Donald Trump has ditched years of American policy on the Middle East. During a visit of Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu to Washington he departed from Washington's longstanding position on a two-state solution.
An Israeli NGO has demanded an apology from Israel's top prosecutor for allegedly interviewing the wrong victim during a probe into the assault of a Palestinian man. The NGO claims that its integrity has been attacked.
Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah is visiting Gaza to negotiate a Hamas-Fatah unity government. But Netanyahu has said Hamas needs to make three specific concessions for Israel to accept any eventual deal.
A century after the UK endorsed a Jewish "home" in Palestine, protesters in Ramallah and other cities asked for an apology from London. Israeli PM Netanyahu rebuked the criticism at a commemorative dinner in the UK.
On his first visit to the West Bank as UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres spoke out against Israeli settlement building. He underscored his push for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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