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Pompeo visits Israeli-occupied West Bank and Golan Heights

19 Nov 2020

SHAAR BINYAMIN, West Bank Mike Pompeo on Thursday became the first U.S. secretary of state to visit an Israeli West Bank settlement and the Golan Heights, in a show of solidarity that led Palestinians to accuse him of helping to cement Israeli control over occupied territory.

PLO's Saeb Erekat laid to rest with full honours

18 Nov 2020

RAMALLAH, West Bank As the sun began to set over his home city of Jericho, veteran Palestinian peacemaker Saeb Erekat was laid to rest on Wednesday after a memorial ceremony and funeral attended by hundreds. | Video

PLO's Saeb Erekat laid to rest with full honours

18 Nov 2020

(This Nov. 11 story has been corrected to replace 'soldiers' with 'security officers' in paragraphs 8 and 10) | Video

Palestinian Authority resuming cooperation with Israel, Palestinian official says

17 Nov 2020

RAMALLAH, West Bank The Palestinian Authority will resume civil and security cooperation with Israel suspended in May over a now-frozen Israeli plan to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, a Palestinian minister said on Tuesday.

PLO's Saeb Erekat laid to rest after military honours

11 Nov 2020

RAMALLAH, West Bank As the sun began to set over his home city of Jericho, veteran Palestinian peacemaker Saeb Erekat was laid to rest on Wednesday after a memorial ceremony and funeral attended by hundreds. | Video

PLO's Saeb Erekat to be buried amid military ceremony, wreath-laying

11 Nov 2020

RAMALLAH, West Bank, Nov 11 On the 16th anniversary of the death of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, preparations were underway on Wednesday for the funeral of his former confidant and spokesman Saeb Erekat, who died after contracting COVID-19.

Factbox: Reactions to death of PLO Secretary General Saeb Erekat

10 Nov 2020

RAMALLAH, West Bank Tributes came from both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and from around the world after the death of Saeb Erekat, the chief Palestinian negotiator who died in Jerusalem on Tuesday after contracting COVID-19.

Reactions to death of PLO Secretary General Saeb Erekat

10 Nov 2020

RAMALLAH, West Bank Tributes came from both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and from around the world after the death of Saeb Erekat, the chief Palestinian negotiator who died in Jerusalem on Tuesday after contracting COVID-19.

UPDATE 2-Reactions to death of PLO Secretary General Saeb Erekat

10 Nov 2020

RAMALLAH, West Bank, Nov 10 Tributes came from both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and from around the world after the death of Saeb Erekat, the chief Palestinian negotiator who died in Jerusalem on Tuesday after contracting COVID-19.

Factbox: Reactions to death of PLO Secretary General Saeb Erekat

10 Nov 2020

RAMALLAH, West Bank Tributes came from both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and from around the world after the death of Saeb Erekat, the chief Palestinian negotiator who died in Jerusalem on Tuesday after contracting COVID-19.

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