Palestinian tribes in Hebron asked to help stem the spike in COVID-19 cases

The sharp rise in the spread of the coronavirus in the Hebron district is blamed largely on weddings and public events, and the tribes have been asked to help stem the spread.

Daoud Kuttab | Coronavirus | Jul 14, 2020
al-monitor A Palestinian man wearing a protective face mask walks past the closed al-Qazazin mosque in the Old City of the West Bank town of Hebron amid the Covid-19 pandemic crisis, on July 10, 2020. Photo by HAZEM BADER/AFP via Getty Images.

Netanyahu's annexation plan turning into fiasco

With the Americans losing interest and on the backdrop of the coronavirus crisis, the West Bank annexation plan of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to turn into his greatest diplomatic fiasco.

Ben Caspit | Israeli-Palestinian conflict | Jul 14, 2020

Iran offers unconditional support to Hamas, Islamic Jihad

Hamas is sparing no effort to restore its relations with Iran, which announced that it will provide all necessary support to the Palestinians facing the Israeli annexation plan of the West Bank.

Rasha Abou Jalal | Armed Militias and Extremist Groups | Jul 13, 2020

Palestinian shot and killed by Israeli military after alleged attack

Israeli and Palestinian officials disagree on the circumstances behind the death of a 29-year-old Palestinian in a West Bank village Thursday.

Al-Monitor Staff | Israeli-Palestinian conflict | Jul 10, 2020

Israel said to offer Hamas prisoner swap

Palestinian sources claim that Israel has offered Hamas a limp proposal for a prisoner-exchange deal.

Rina Bassist | | Jul 10, 2020