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Dia Khalil


Analysis: Saudi Arabia has announced a large package to aid Palestinian refugees across the region that will be administered through the UN.

21 May, 2015

Sources inside Gaza say several people have been arrested for involvement in a suspected Israeli plan to stir opposition against movement by using social media.

08 May, 2015

Analysis: Palestinians detained by Israeli occupation forces face arbitrary punishment in prison, including denial of medical treatment, and indefinite detention with no recourse to impartial legal procedures.

19 April, 2015

West Bank source says Israeli politicians and settlement leaders visited mountain near Nablus in the West Bank, which an Israeli archaeologist says was the site of Joshua's altar.

13 April, 2015

Analysis: Joint-rallies and seminars suggest leaderships of both Palestinian groups are working to patch up their fractured relationship, says Dia Khalil.

10 April, 2015

Analysis: Israel approaches European mediators to conduct negotiations with Hamas about soldiers captured during the last Gaza war, despite officially listing them as dead.

30 March, 2015

Rami Hamdallah says Palestinians in Gaza and West Bank must unite to overcome "great national challenge that is of utmost priority".

25 March, 2015

Israel's right-wing Likud party won 30 of the 120 seats in parliament against 24 for the centre-left Zionist Union ensuring that Netanyahu will remain PM, further deepening tensions with the Palestinians.

18 March, 2015

Hamas says the Palestinian Authority spied on Palestinian factions in Gaza and passed the information on to Israel.

14 March, 2015

Sources in Gaza tell al-Araby al-Jadeed that recent Egyptian branding of Hamas as "terrorist" was "judicial only" and will not affect political relationships.

07 March, 2015