One of the more buzzed-about films at the Cannes Film Festival, "Omar," is set in the West Bank, and the Palestinian conflict is a key part of the plot.Full story
RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry stepped off the diplomatic track on Thursday and onto a West Bank street where he sampled a shawarma sandwich and a pistachio-sprinkled Palestinian sweet. Full story
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's coalition government presented a divided front on Palestinian statehood on Tuesday as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry prepared a new mission to revive long-defunct peace talks. Full story
Clashes broke out between Palestinians and Israeli forces on Nakba Day, a day when Palestinians commemorate the loss of their homes in the 1948 war that resulted in the creation of Israel. NBCNews.com’s Dara Brown reports.
Clashes erupted between Palestinian protesters and Israeli forces near Bethlehem a day ahead of the anniversary of what Palestinians refer to as "nakba." It commemorates the mass displacement of Palestinians following the creation of Israel in 1948. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has accepted the resignation of prime minister Salam Fayyad. The two men reportedly had ongoing disputes over government policy. MSNBC’s Mara Schiavocampo reports.
Hundreds of Palestinian mourners marched in the West Bank for a funeral procession for two Palestinian teenagers shot dead by Israeli troops. NBCNews.com's Alex Witt reports.
NBC’s Richard Engel leads the discussion among a Meet the Press roundtable of experts about the president’s recent trip to Israel and what consequences will emerge in the Middle East.
A Palestinian protester holds a poster with a caricature of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at a demonstration during Kerry's meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank city of Ramallah May 23, 2013. Kerry held separate talks with Israeli and Palestinian officials on Thursd
Palestinian travellers walk to cross over to Gaza at Rafah city, some 350 km northeast of Cairo, May 22, 2013. Seven members of the Egyptian security forces kidnapped by Islamist militants in Sinai last week were freed on Wednesday and President Mohamed Mursi announced a new crackdown on lawlessnes
Palestinian passengers carry their suitcases into a bus at the Rafah border crossing in the southern Gaza Strip May 22, 2013. The Rafah crossing between Gaza and Egypt - closed for five days by border Egyptian security officers angered at a kidnapping - was reopened early on Wednesday. Two of the ca
Palestinian passengers wave on a bus as they cross into the Rafah border crossing in the southern Gaza Strip May 22, 2013. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa