The links between apartheid South Africa and Israel have been highlighted, with Israel supplying weapons to South Africa during the arms embargo.
Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails will embark on hunger strikes this week to draw attention to imprisonment without charge.
Israel has warned it will deny entry to "provocateurs" as up to 2000 pro-Palestinian activists prepare to fly in, en route to the West Bank.
Two representatives from Palestine and Israel repeatedly heard the region's conflict called "apartheid". They explain why this idea is inaccurate.
Christians and Jews in the Holy Land are set to begin marking their most important festivals as Good Friday and Jewish holiday of Passover coincide.
A house in the occupied territory has becoming yet another source of dispute in this conflicted area between Israel and Palestine.
Israeli and Palestinian officials say Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with Palestinian premier Salam Fayyad in coming weeks.
US lawmakers have released $88.6-million in development aid for the Palestinians that they had held up since August.
Previous ceasefire deals after earlier rounds of fighting have often got off to a slow start with guns falling silent within a day or two.
A 12-year-old boy has been killed in Gaza amid rocket attacks and air strikes that left at least 18 Palestinians dead and four people in Israel hurt.
Comparing Israel with the apartheid state has been going on for years. Now a new documentary film explores the comparison in disturbing detail.
Pro-Palestinian activists believe in the effectiveness of their worldwide campaign.
Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei has warned Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas against any "compromise" in its fight against Israel.
Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas have agreed to form a new unity government in the West Bank and Gaza which will be headed by Mahmoud Abbas.
A year after it began, eight Arab writers reflect on what became known as the Arab Spring.
Khaled Meshaal, the political leader of the Palestinian Islamist party Hamas, is expected to retire at upcoming leadership elections.
A visit by Gaza's Hamas leader has angered official Palestinian representatives in Tunisia who say they were 'ignored' during the talks.
Christians have begun flocking to Bethlehem to celebrate Christmas following a tumultuous year of political upheaval and change across the Arab world.
Most members of the United Nations Security Council have voiced deep concerns about the impasse in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.
Hamas, which has controlled Gaza for five years, has agreed to shift its emphasis away from armed struggle against Israel to non-violent resistance.