Stop evictions in East Jerusalem neighbourhood immediately, UN rights office urges Israel |

Eight Palestinian refugee families residing in Sheikh Jarrah are facing forced eviction due to a legal challenge by the Nahalat Shimon settler organization, with the risk “imminent” for four of…

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Middle East coordinator calls for new and timely Palestinian election date  |

UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Tor Wennesland, said that he understood the “disappointment of the many Palestinians” who had gone nearly 16 years without being able to cast their vote.   Palestinian President…

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