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Posts Tagged: PA Gaza Strip

March 14, 2018 10:39 am

White House Hosts Meeting on Gaza Humanitarian Crisis Without Palestinians Present

The White House on Tuesday hosted 19 nations, including Israel and Arab Gulf states, to address the humanitarian crisis in Gaza, but the Palestinian Authority...

February 12, 2018 1:42 pm

Gaza Hospital Stops Performing Surgeries Due to Cleaners’ Strike

JNS.org - Gaza’s largest medical complex announced Sunday that it was suspending all non-emergency surgeries due to a cleaners’ strike. Shifa Hospital will not have medical refuse removed...

November 30, 2017 10:06 am

Palestinian Power Transfer in Gaza Delayed by 10 Days Amid Unresolved Disputes

JNS.org - The rival Palestinian factions Fatah and the Gaza-ruling terror group Hamas agreed Wednesday to delay the full implementation of a Palestinian unity deal that...

October 4, 2017 10:44 am

Palestinian Cabinet Meeting in Gaza Hits Roadblock Over Hamas’ Refusal to Disarm

The Palestinian Authority on Tuesday convened its first cabinet meeting in the Gaza Strip in three years, but talks between the internationally recognized Palestinian governing body and Hamas...

October 2, 2017 10:31 am

Palestinian PM Hamdallah Visits Hamas-Ruled Gaza Strip for First Time in Two Years

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority (PA) Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah arrived in the Gaza Strip on Monday for the first time since 2015, as the PA...

September 25, 2017 2:24 pm

PA to Hold Cabinet Meeting in Gaza, Solidifying Unity Government With Hamas

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority (PA) will hold a cabinet meeting in the Gaza Strip next week, for the first time in two years, after the...

August 10, 2017 2:43 pm

Palestinian Authority Reduces Aid for Gazan Medical Care, WHO Says

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority (PA) has dramatically reduced its financial aid to Gazans seeking medical care outside of the Gaza Strip, the World Health Organization...

August 1, 2017 11:15 am

Abbas in Talks With Hamas to End Electricity Crisis, Restore PA Control of Gaza

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas has initiated talks with the Gaza-ruling terror group Hamas to lift sanctions on the organization, end its...


Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...


A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...


As US Sanctions Near, Europe Fails to Protect Iran Deal

At a meeting in Washington after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May, a senior US official told European diplomats that their efforts to save the...


Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System t...

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin...

Middle East

Iran Revolutionary Guards Threaten to Avenge Military Parade Attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly and unforgettable" vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, including 12 of their comrades, and...