Israeli politician and ex-army general say that another Gaza war could be on the horizon after tense day of rocket fire exchanges
Increasing numbers of highly-trained Palestinian commandos from the Gaza Strip are fleeing to pledge allegiance to Isis, report says
West Bank's Palestinian Authority and Gaza-based Hamas agree on united front in order to hold delayed elections after reconciliation talks in Moscow
Hamas cracks down on rare protests as the worst power shortages in 10 years hit the Palestinian enclave
Some materials produced for October's cancelled local elections had replaced the names of female candidates with just their initials or epithets such as 'wife of'
Dozens of the creatures reportedly left to starve in cramped cages over several years
Turkey condemns strikes as 'disproportionate' but Israel dismisses 'baseless' criticism
His comments came after two aid workers were arrested for allegedly suporting Hamas
Footage shows men hurling boxes of Snickers into a bomb crater, before dousing them in diesel and setting them on fire
The vehicle was paraded through Gaza City by the Al-Qassam Brigades as they commemorated militants' deaths
The 26-year-old shares advice and experiences with graduates on how his career evolved after a trip to Gaza
‘We consider it to be a provocation. We are working with the Spanish authorities to get it cancelled’
Hundreds of Israeli VIPs and international dignitaries attended a state memorial ceremony for the late Ariel Sharon on Monday, remembering the controversial former prime minister as a fearless warrior and bold leader who devoted his life to protecting his country's security.
What would have happened if Ariel Sharon had not been struck down by his stroke in January 2006? Could the man Palestinians saw as the butcher of Beirut, who had urged Jewish settlers to grab every hilltop in the West Bank – and provided the spark that ignited the second intifada – have been the general-politician to end the occupation, in a local version of De Gaulle’s withdrawal from Algeria?
Former leader tol be buried on a hilltop overlooking his family’s Sycamore Ranch in the southern Negev region, alongside his late wife Lily
From son of Russian immigrants to one of Israel's most influential and controversial leaders