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Palestinians announces the discovery of an important archaeological piece during the restoration works in Nativity Church

Bethlehem/PNN/ During a press conference that was held at the Nativity Church in the presence of representatives from the three…

Palestinian protesters reject US-sponsored Bahrain meeting

Bethlehem/PNN/ Thousands of Palestinians have staged rallies in both the occupied West Bank and the besieged Gaza Strip to express…

Kushner’s economic plan for Mideast amounts to Balfour Declaration II, Palestinians say

Ramallah/PNN/ The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates has dismissed US President Donald Trump’s economic vision as part of…

Israeli troops attack Palestinian protesters at Gaza border, 70 injured

Gaza/PNN/ At least 70 Palestinians have been wounded by Israeli troops during protests near the border fence separating the besieged…

End of Nomination for the 2019 Re-run Local Elections

Ramallah/PNN/ The Central Elections Commission (CEC) announced today the end of nomination for the upcoming rerun of local council elections…

Palestinian man succumbs to Israel-inflicted wounds

Jerusalem/PNN/ A Palestinian man has died weeks after being shot and wounded by Israeli troops during an attack on the…

Stock of external government debt amounted to about USD 1 billion at the end of the first quarter 2019

Ramallah/PNN/ The Gross External Debt on the Palestinian economic sectors reached USD 1,680 million increased by 9.4% compared with previous…

With Japanese support: UNDP Supports the Harnessing of Solar Power to Treat Wastewater in Gaza

Gaza Strip/PNN/ The United Nations Development Programme and the Government of Japan, in partnership with the Palestinian Ministry of Agriculture,…

Bahrain confab on Palestinians doomed to failure: Chief Palestinian negotiator

Bethlehem/PNN/ Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat says the forthcoming US-led conference in Bahrain in support of President Donald Trump’s controversial…

PA Minister Hussein al-Sheikh: Trump’s “Deal of the Century” not a written proposal that can be reviewed and considered

Ramallah/PNN/  18 June, 2019- Following is a Horizon Center prepared transcript of a televised interview we conducted Saturday 15 June,…

Palestine urges immediate ICC probe into crimes by Israeli regime, settlers

Ramallah/PNN/ The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates has called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to launch an…

EU, France, World Bank, and the Palestinian Authority inaugurate Al-Fukhari sanitary landfill site in Gaza

Gaza/PNN/ The European Union, France, the World Bank, and the Palestinian Authority celebrated today the inauguration of Al-Fukhari (Sofa) sanitary…

End of Voter Registration, Exhibition and Challenge for the Upcoming Rerun Local Elections

Ramallah/PNN/ 13 June 2019 The Central Elections Commission (CEC) announced today the end of voter registration, exhibition and challenge period…

IOF arrest Palestinian family one day after demolishing its home

PNN/ Bethlehem/ One day after demolishing barracks and residential rooms, Israeli Occupation Authorities  arrested citizern Mohammed Mousa Zreina, along with…

‘Israeli attack on PA security HQ is a dangerous escalation’

PNN/ Ramallah/ Palestinian Government Spokesman, Ibrahim Melhem said that the attack on the Palestinian Preventive Security headquarters in the city…