Israeli-Palestinian Conflict http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19436/all en Palestinian allegedly kills Israeli settlement family in Itamar http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110312/palestinian-israeli-family-itamar <p> The victims include a one-month baby and two children, 11 and 3.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110312/palestinian-israeli-family-itamar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Israel and Palestine Sat, 12 Mar 2011 09:24:00 +0000 News Desk 5630256 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel intercepts ship carrying "Gaza weapons" http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110315/israel-gaza-ship-weapons <p> A spokesman for Hamas dismisses as propaganda Israeli claims that weapons were intended for Gaza.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110315/israel-gaza-ship-weapons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Israel and Palestine Middle East Tue, 15 Mar 2011 15:16:34 +0000 News Desk 5630845 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel targets Gaza militants after Jerusalem bombing http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110324/gaza-israel-palestine-jerusalem-bombing <p> The woman killed in Wednesday&#39;s Jersualem bomb attack is identified as a 60-year-old British citizen.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110324/gaza-israel-palestine-jerusalem-bombing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Conflict Zones Israel and Palestine Middle East Thu, 24 Mar 2011 12:04:54 +0000 News Desk 5632943 at http://www.globalpost.com Iron Dome missile system deployed by Israel (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110328/iron-dome-missile-system-israel <p> Deployment of the $200 million system was accelerated because Israel faced recent rocket and mortar attacks from Gaza militants.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110328/iron-dome-missile-system-israel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Conflict Zones Israel and Palestine Mon, 28 Mar 2011 05:13:00 +0000 News Desk 5633655 at http://www.globalpost.com Hamas says Italian activist abducted in Gaza found dead (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110415/italian-kidnap-gaza-dead <p> The Salafi Jihadi extremist group posted a video threatening to kill their captive unless their captured leader was released.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110415/italian-kidnap-gaza-dead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Israel and Palestine Fri, 15 Apr 2011 06:22:00 +0000 News Desk 5637890 at http://www.globalpost.com Israeli diplomats see opportunity in Fatah-Hamas accord http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110504/israeli-diplomats-fatah-hamas <p> Despite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu&rsquo;s fiery denunciation of the Palestinian reconciliation deal between rival factions Fatah and Hamas, the country&rsquo;s diplomats actually see it as an opportunity, a confidential memo reveals.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110504/israeli-diplomats-fatah-hamas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Conflict Zones Israel and Palestine Wed, 04 May 2011 04:35:00 +0000 News Desk 5642269 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt presidential frontrunner Moussa puts Israel on notice http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/110506/egypt-presidential-frontrunner-moussa-puts-israel-not <p> The leading candidate in Egypt&rsquo;s presidential race has said he would break with the decades-old policy of reliably friendly relations with Israel.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/110506/egypt-presidential-frontrunner-moussa-puts-israel-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Hosni Mubarak Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Muslim Brotherhood Israel and Palestine Fri, 06 May 2011 09:20:30 +0000 News Desk 5642935 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt to open its border with Gaza http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/110525/egypt-border-crossing-gaza-israeli-concerns <p> The unsealing of the border will give 1.5 million Gazans access to the world for the first time in four years.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/110525/egypt-border-crossing-gaza-israeli-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Diplomacy Politics Israel and Palestine Middle East Thu, 26 May 2011 03:54:06 +0000 News Desk 5647436 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel warns foreign journalists not to participate in Gaza flotilla http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110626/israel-warns-journalists-not-participa <p> Journalists said they should be allowed to cover a legitimate news story, but Israel said that the media would be involved in an illegal breach of its naval blockade of a hostile territory ruled by a terrorist group</p><p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110626/israel-warns-journalists-not-participa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Greece Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Turkey Conflict Zones War Europe Ireland Israel and Palestine Middle East Turkey Mon, 27 Jun 2011 02:15:00 +0000 News Desk 5660662 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel: Missiles and protests mark weekend http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110827/israel-missiles-and-protests-mark-week <p> JERUSALEM &mdash;&nbsp;It was another weekend of Israel&rsquo;s new normal: missiles flying in from Gaza, tension on the southern border with Egypt and ongoing social protests.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/110827/israel-missiles-and-protests-mark-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Israel and Palestine Sun, 28 Aug 2011 13:22:36 +0000 Noga Tarnopolsky 5674069 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel tests "ballistic missile:" report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/111102/israel-tests-ballistic-missile-report <p> Meanwhile, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the building of 2,000 new housing units, mostly in East Jerusalem -- areas the Palestinians hope to one day claim as their state, Al Jazeera reports. Netanyahu said the housing units are in areas that would be part of Israel in a future agreement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/111102/israel-tests-ballistic-missile-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Iran Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Conflict Zones Military Israel and Palestine Wed, 02 Nov 2011 13:58:00 +0000 Hanna Ingber 5680043 at http://www.globalpost.com After UNESCO, Israel suspends Palestinians' tax payments (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/111103/unesco-israel-palestinians-tax-payments <p> Israel collects about $100 million in customs, border and some income taxes each month that it then transfers to the Palestinians&#39; government in the West Bank.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/111103/unesco-israel-palestinians-tax-payments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israeli-Palestinian Conflict United Nations Conflict Zones Diplomacy Culture & Lifestyle Israel and Palestine Thu, 03 Nov 2011 18:09:00 +0000 Hanna Ingber 5680218 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel accidentally kills rabbi mistaken for Palestinian militant http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/111111/israel-accidentally-kills-rabbi <p> The soldiers &quot;saw a threat to their lives&quot; when the rabbi&#39;s car failed to slow down at a checkpoint, a military spokesperson said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/111111/israel-accidentally-kills-rabbi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> army Israeli-Palestinian Conflict West Bank Military Israel and Palestine Middle East Fri, 11 Nov 2011 12:08:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5681059 at http://www.globalpost.com Suspected Jewish extremists burn Jerusalem's Nebi Akasha mosque http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/111214/jewish-extremists-burn-jerusalem-mosque-nebi-akasha <p> The Nebi Akasha mosque was also defaced with racist graffiti, including &quot;A good Arab is a dead Arab&quot; and &quot;Muhammad is a pig.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/111214/jewish-extremists-burn-jerusalem-mosque-nebi-akasha" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Islam Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Judaism terrorism Conflict Zones World Religion Israel and Palestine Middle East Wed, 14 Dec 2011 13:55:00 +0000 News Desk 5684209 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel's high court upholds ban on Palestinian spouses http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/120112/israel-high-court-upholds-ban-palestinian-spouses <p> Judge Asher Grunis wrote, &quot;Human rights do nor prescribe national suicide.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/120112/israel-high-court-upholds-ban-palestinian-spouses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel and Palestine Israeli immigration Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Israel and Palestine Thu, 12 Jan 2012 17:25:09 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5687104 at http://www.globalpost.com