In Pictures The Israeli separation barrier: A West Bank wall
In the wake of its disputed election, Iran faces diminished support from some friends and hardening opposition among foes.
11/30/2009 12:00 am
Al Jazeera ran a scathing parody of the Palestinian national anthem on a program to show how divided society has become.
11/18/2009 12:00 am
Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu rejected a new Palestinian plan to seek unilateral statehood through a UN Security Council vote. Palestinian leaders say the US and Israel leave them with no other option.
11/15/2009 12:00 am
The Palestinian Election Commission said Thursday it was "impossible" to organize the vote by Jan. 24, the date decreed by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas last week.
11/12/2009 12:00 am
Palestinians marked the five-year anniversary of Yasser Arafat’s death amid what may be their toughest political struggle in years.
11/11/2009 12:00 am
Thirteen filmmakers examine Israel's assault in the Gaza strip last winter.
11/08/2009 12:00 am
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas says he won't run for reelection, complaining of Israel settlement growth, insufficient US support, and domestic criticism.
11/06/2009 12:00 am
Palestinians are used to uneven roads and ramshackle houses. But the first planned city, Rawabi – geared toward young, upwardly mobile Palestinians – is in the works near Ramallah.
11/04/2009 12:00 am
Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad brought the PA back from the brink once. Now he wants to create Palestinian settlements, in effect, to counter Israeli moves.
11/03/2009 12:00 am