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News: West Bank

We have started to collect the most important news related to West Bank in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Protests for Palestinian prisoners

Monday, February 18th 2013, 14:47
related countries: Israel Israel

Protests are held in the West Bank in solidarity with Palestinian hunger strikers in Israeli jails, following warnings about the state of their health.
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Obama plans visit to Middle East

Tuesday, February 5th 2013, 20:53
related countries: Israel Israel, Jordan Jordan, United States United States
related places: White House

Barack Obama is planning his first trip to Israel as US president, in a spring trip that will include the West Bank and Jordan, says the White House.
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Hamas arrests across West Bank

Monday, February 4th 2013, 11:25
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli forces in the West Bank arrest at least 20 members of the Palestinian militant group Hamas, including three members of parliament.
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Israeli PM in settlements pledge

Friday, January 18th 2013, 10:43
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu says no Jewish settlements in the West Bank will be removed during his next term in office if he wins elections on Tuesday.
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Palestinian killed in West Bank

Tuesday, January 15th 2013, 12:17
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Budrus

A 17-year-old Palestinian is shot dead by Israeli forces in the village of Budrus near the West Bank barrier.
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Funeral held for shot Palestinian

Monday, January 14th 2013, 13:38
related countries: Israel Israel

Thousands of people attend the funeral of a Palestinian man shot at the barrier between Israel and the West Bank.
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West Bank tent protesters evicted

Sunday, January 13th 2013, 9:25
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli forces evict Palestinian activists who had pitched tents in an area of the West Bank where Israel is planning fresh settlement building.
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Tent protest over West Bank plan

Friday, January 11th 2013, 15:35
related countries: Israel Israel

Dozens of Palestinians pitch tents in an area of the West Bank where Israel recently announced plans to press ahead with new settlement homes.
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'Palestine' to be used officially

Sunday, January 6th 2013, 23:18

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas tells West Bank officials to prepare to put the words "State of Palestine" on public documents.
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Israel troops 'assault cameramen'

Friday, December 14th 2012, 11:43
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Hebron

Reuters news agency accuses Israeli soldiers of hitting two of its cameramen and forcing them to strip in the West Bank city of Hebron.
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Hamas stages rare West Bank rally

Thursday, December 13th 2012, 20:40

Thousands of Palestinians take part in the first mass rally organised by Islamist militant group Hamas in the West Bank since 2007.
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Hebron fake gun teenager killed

Wednesday, December 12th 2012, 22:30
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Hebron

An Israeli border guard shoots dead a Palestinian teenager, whom police said threatened a colleague with what turned out to be a fake gun, in the West Bank city of Hebron.
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Israeli raids on Palestinian NGOs

Tuesday, December 11th 2012, 17:21
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel's military raids the West Bank offices of three Palestinian NGOs, accusing them of links to the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.
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VIDEO: Israel defiant over settlements

Monday, December 3rd 2012, 23:10
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel says it will not give in to international pressure to halt plans for 3,000 new settler homes in East Jerusalem and the West Bank.
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Israel defiant over settlements

Monday, December 3rd 2012, 20:22
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel says it will not give in to international pressure to halt plans for 3,000 new settler homes in East Jerusalem and the West Bank.
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Pressure mounts over Israel plans

Monday, December 3rd 2012, 15:49
related countries: France France, Israel Israel, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Britain and France summon Israeli ambassadors in protest at Israel's decision to approve new homes in the West Bank and East Jerusalem.
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Palestinian killed in West Bank

Monday, December 3rd 2012, 10:15
related countries: Israel Israel

An axe-wielding Palestinian man has been shot dead by Israeli security forces in the West Bank, Israeli officials say.
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VIDEO: UN warns Israel of peace 'blow'

Monday, December 3rd 2012, 6:53
related countries: Israel Israel

The United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, has warned that Israeli plans for thousands of new settler homes in East Jerusalem and the West Bank would deliver an almost fatal blow to chances of a peace deal with the Palestinians.
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Abbas cheered on return from UN

Sunday, December 2nd 2012, 15:00

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas gets a hero's welcome in the West Bank, after his successful move to upgrade the Palestinians' status at the UN.
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US warns Israel on settler homes

Saturday, December 1st 2012, 11:54
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticises Israel's authorisation of 3,000 more housing units in occupied East Jerusalem and the West Bank.
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Palestinians in West Bank react to UN success

Saturday, December 1st 2012, 8:03

Palestinians react to victory in UN vote
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Israel arrests bus bomb suspects

Friday, November 23rd 2012, 9:32
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Tel Aviv

Israeli authorities arrest several Palestinians in the West Bank and an Israeli Arab, suspected of involvement in a bomb attack on a bus in Tel Aviv.
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