Ramallah, Occupied West Bank - The curtain on the window from which Basil al-Araj, 34, would look out onto Ramallah is slightly drawn back

'Basil al-Araj was a beacon for Palestinian youth'


Protesters have marched in Ramallah in the occupied West Bank calling for justice after Israeli security forces killed a 31-year-old Palestinian activist

Palestinians protest against Basil Araj's killing


A US delegation is in Israel exploring the possibility of relocating the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a move that Palestinian officials have strongly warned against

US delegation explores moving embassy to Jerusalem


Manchester, England - On a gloomy afternoon outside the University of Manchester Students' Union, pro-Palestinian activists took turns to man a small stall collecting signatures in support of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement, or BDS

Are British universities silencing critics of Israel?


Israel's continued siege of Gaza is having an effect on medical services leaving many residents struggling

Gaza's healthcare crumbling under Israeli siege


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Although largely confined to websites, online media forums and social media, the alternative right, or alt-right, came into the spotlight during the US election campaign and appears to have been energised by Donald Trump's electoral victory

What is the alt-right and what does it stand for?


Secretive British street artist Banksy has opened a hotel next to Israel's separation wall in Bethlehem, his latest artwork in the Palestinian territories

Banksy opens Walled Off Hotel in Bethlehem