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post 22 June 2015
Read more from Jonathan Miller on his blog UN: Israel and Palestinians may both be guilty of war crimes in Gaza conflict

A UN report criticises Israel and Palestinian armed groups, saying both could be guilty of carrying out war crimes during last year's Gaza conflict.

post 19 June 2015
Read more from Jonathan Miller on his blog Israel's Mark Regev: UN war crimes inquiry 'a kangaroo court'

With its report into last summer's Gaza conflict expected shortly, Israel repeats its claim that the UN inquiry into whether war crimes were committed in there is a "kangaroo court".

post 12 June 2015
Read more from Paul Mason on his blog Gaza child deaths - the view from the shoreline

Today Israel has exonerated its military from any criminal charges relating to the action. It says they were playing in a "compound" clearly identified...

article 29 May 2015 World, Israel
Fifa congress: Palestine and Israel shake hands
Fifa congress: Palestine drops motion to suspend Israel

Palestine's football association drops its motion asking for Israel, which it accuses of racism and preventing the free movement of Palestinian athletes, to be suspended from Fifa.

article 27 May 2015 World, Israel
Palestinian members of the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas (Reuters)
Hamas 'tortured and killed Palestinian civilians' - Amnesty

Hamas committed war crimes against Palestinian civilians in Gaza during the 2014 war with Israel, according to Amnesty International.

article 05 May 2015 World, Israel
Israeli tanks on the Gaza border 2014
Israel 'caused massive and unprecedented harm' in Gaza

Israeli soldiers fired indiscriminately at Palestinian civilians during the 2014 Gaza conflict, according to a report based on the testimony of dozens of IDF veterans involved in the operation.

article 01 April 2015 World, Israel
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Gaza man 'tricked' into selling valuable Banksy artwork

A Palestinian man claims to have been "tricked" into selling a valuable Banksy painting, daubed on the door to his ruined home, for just 700 Israeli shekels (120).

article 16 March 2015 World, Israel
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Israel elections: peace is off the campaign agenda

Israel goes to the polls on Tuesday, with signs that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu could be headed for defeat, as contenders brush off questions on Gaza and the prospects for peace.

article 20 February 2015 World, Israel
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Trapped in rubble: Gaza's housing crisis

More than 100,000 homes remain damaged or destroyed in Gaza six months after a conflict with Israel, as lack of funds and a blockade continue to hamper reconstruction.