Israel and Palestine
Palestinian kills US-Israeli girl in West Bank home
A Palestinian attacker fatally stabbed a US-Israeli teenager in her home at a Jewish settlement in the West Bank before being shot dead by security guards on Thursday.
Vets on 'heartbreaking' rescue mission to Gaza zoo
They are trying to convince the zoo owner to allow the remaining tiger, monkeys and birds to be transferred out of Gaza.
Four killed in shooting at Tel Aviv nightspot
Two Palestinians opened fire at a popular Tel Aviv nightspot near Israel's military headquarters on Wednesday, killing four people in one of the worst attacks in a months-long wave of violence.
Who is Israel's controversial new defense minister?
The job of defense minister is seen as Israel's second-most powerful post. And now it's in the hands of a man often described as "impulsive" and "ultranationalist."
Novelist Ayelet Waldman is sending writers to the West Bank to document the occupation
Israeli-born writer Ayelet Waldman tried to put Israel out of her mind for 20 years. Now she and her husband are bringing writers to the region to write about what they see.
In the West Bank, a killing and a handshake are caught on tape
An Israeli soldier's shooting of a suspected Palestinian attacker has become a national issue — because of a video of the incident.
France to recognise Palestinian state unless deadlock with Israel broken
US-FRANCE-PALESTINIANS:France to recognise Palestinian state unless deadlock with Israel broken
Israelis charged over deadly arson attack on Palestinian family
A court charged two Israelis on Sunday over a firebombing last year that killed a Palestinian couple and their toddler, in an attack that sparked condemnation globally.
Two killed in shooting on Tel Aviv thoroughfare, motive unclear
Police said a manhunt was under way in Tel Aviv, Israel's commercial capital.
Israel's siege mentality is getting truly scary
In the face of desperation and dread, many find comfort in ultra-nationalism and xenophobia — and the politicians know it.
Leading pollster finds Palestinian public opinion on violence 'frightening'
'Their support for violence is not motivated by Islamic ideology. They are motivated by their despair.'
Netanyahu's dog 'Kaiya' quarantined after biting 2 people at Hanukkah party
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's dog was behind bars Saturday after biting a lawmaker and a cabinet minister's husband during an event to mark Hanukkah.
Trump to meet Netanyahu as Muslim remarks raise ire in Israel
US presidential candidate Donald Trump will visit Israel to meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu amid fierce criticism over his call for Muslims to be barred from entering the United States.
2 Israelis convicted of 2014 burning alive of Palestinian teen
The court held off convicting a 31-year-old viewed as the ringleader of the crime that shattered a community.
Four Israelis stabbed ahead of Kerry visit
Four Israelis were stabbed and wounded in the country's south on Saturday while violence continued to roil the West Bank ahead of US Secretary of State John Kerry's visit next week.
Five dead in fresh attacks in Tel Aviv, West Bank: Israel
The attack brought to 18 the number of Israelis and others who have died, along with 80 Palestinians, in a wave of violence over the past seven weeks.
EU to require labels identifying goods that come from Israeli settlements
Anything sold in the EU and produced in territories occupied by Israel since 1967 will be subject to special labeling.
Living and dying in East Jerusalem
Most of the suspected attackers in recent stabbings have been from these neighborhoods. Here's what it's like inside them.
Israel's Palestinian politicians were elected by the people, but aren't welcome in parliament
'The dehumanization of the leaders of the community, and definitely the community itself, is becoming part of the mainstream.'
Kerry lays out steps to ease Israeli-Palestinian strife
US-ISRAEL-PALESTINIANS:Kerry lays out steps to ease Israeli-Palestinian strife
How to spot a terrorist, according to the Israeli police (VIDEO)
The video comes in the midst of a wave of attacks in Israel, the majority of them in Jerusalem.
Holocaust experts to Netanyahu: No, a Palestinian did not convince Hitler to kill Jews
'We know that responsibility for this crime against humanity is German and very much our own,' said Germany in response.
Netanyahu claims a Palestinian leader convinced Hitler to exterminate Jews
Israel's PM provoked a Holocaust controversy hours before a visit to Germany by saying that the Muslim elder in Jerusalem during the 1940s convinced Hitler to exterminate Jews.
What I saw in East Jerusalem was the collective punishment of thousands of people
Arbitrary restrictions on freedom of movement and other human rights violations cannot be justified in the name of security, an Amnesty researcher says.
4 Israeli cities effectively ban Arab workers from their schools
It's hard to see how tensions will abate as Israel ups security and 'lone wolf' attackers continue to hit the streets.
Latest violence in Israel and Palestine marked by 'lone wolf' attacks
Unlike in earlier uprisings, the attackers on the whole have no criminal record and few are affiliated with any political faction.
It is dangerously tense in Jerusalem right now
Yet the democratic American presidential hopefuls had nothing to say about it, or really any other foreign policy issue.
UN chief wants 'serious review' of Israeli use of force against Palestinians
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said he finds "the apparent excessive use of force by Israeli security forces" to be "troubling."
As 3 more Israelis die, police consider making it easier for citizens to carry guns
Three Israelis and at least three of their Palestinian attackers were killed during Tuesday's 'Day of Rage,' making it the deadliest day yet in the current rash of violence.
Watch Palestinian protesters smash a hole in Israel's dividing wall
The destruction was largely symbolic, but it pointed to the growing frustration among Palestinians over what they see as an increasingly oppressive occupation.
In Jerusalem, Jews and Palestinians share an intifada frame of mind
Whether or not it's the beginning of a third intifada, the recent spate of violence in Jerusalem and surrounding territories has everyone on edge.