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    1. August 26, 2016

      The Way to the Spring by Ben Ehrenreich review — a memorable look at life in Palestine

      In 2011 Ben Ehrenreich arrived in the West Bank, where he spent three years documenting the lives of its residents. The...

    2. August 22, 2016

      Sussiya dispute resurrects Israel-Palestine tensions

      One morning a green Land Rover with a Union Jack on its antenna pulled up to a group of Palestinian shacks and hovels...

    1. FT Photo Diary

      July 27, 2016

      Assessing the damage

      Palestinians check a damaged building after the Israeli army carried out an operation hunting down a wanted Palestinian...

    2. July 1, 2016

      Israel urged to halt settlement activity

      The Middle East Quartet of negotiators has called on Israel to halt settlement activity in occupied Palestinian...

    3. June 30, 2016

      Palestinian kills girl in Israeli settlement in West Bank

      A Palestinian man fatally stabbed a 13-year-old girl in her bed as she slept, after breaking into a house in an Israeli...

    4. June 29, 2016

      Israel: Walled in

      The steel mesh fence stands about six metres high and runs more than 200km along Israel’s desert border with Egypt,...

    5. June 9, 2016

      Israel freezes Palestinian travel permits after Tel Aviv shooting

      Israel on Thursday froze tens of thousands of travel and work permits for Palestinians in response to Wednesday...

    6. May 12, 2016

      EU Remain donor connected to West Bank security barrier

      One of the biggest donors to the campaign for Britain to remain in the EU is a shareholder in a company that provided...

    7. May 6, 2016

      Palestinian national museum to open after 20 years of planning

      On a West Bank hillside workers roll white paint across the walls of a sprawling stone and glass building, which...

    8. May 2, 2016

      Palestinians attempt to create their own start-up nation

      When Faris Zaher, a Palestinian Jerusalemite, graduated in Hong Kong with a masters degree and returned home at the...

    9. FT Photo Diary

      April 27, 2016

      Passover pilgrimage

      Members of the ancient Samaritan community attend the Passover pilgrimage to the religion’s holiest site on the top...

    10. April 22, 2016

      Samaritans form bridge of peace between Israelis and Palestinians

      The men and boys, dressed in white and wearing fezes or caps, wrestled their lambs to the slaughter at the centre of...

    11. April 21, 2016

      Israel says Hamas responsible for Jerusalem bus bomb

      Israeli authorities said on Thursday that a Hamas cell, rather than a lone-wolf attacker, was responsible for a suicide...

    12. Fast FT

      April 18, 2016

      Bomb blast on Jerusalem bus injures many

      A bomb exploded in a bus in Jerusalem on Monday afternoon, causing a large explosion that injured more than a dozen...

    13. April 18, 2016

      Israeli soldier charged with manslaughter of unarmed Palestinian

      An Israeli soldier was on Monday charged with manslaughter, over the shooting of an unarmed Palestinian assailant as he...

    14. April 18, 2016

      Palestinian Authority losing $285m in tax revenues

      The Palestinian Authority is losing $285m in tax revenues a year because its current economic arrangements with Israel...

    15. FT Photo Diary

      April 7, 2016

      Remnants of a home

      A boy from the Arab Jahalin Bedouin community stands next the rubble of his home in the village of Umm al-Kheir south...

    16. April 6, 2016

      This Place, Brooklyn Museum, New York — ‘Fragmentary visions’

      The title of the Brooklyn Museum’s photography exhibition This Place refers to a strip of Mediterranean coastline...

    17. FT Photo Diary

      April 4, 2016

      Demolished house

      The mother of the house owner reacts near the rubble of her son’s house after the Israeli Army demolished it in the...

    18. March 31, 2016

      Israelis divided over fatal shooting of wounded Palestinian

      The case of an Israeli soldier who shot and killed a Palestinian assailant last week as he lay wounded on the street...

    19. FT Photo Diary

      March 30, 2016

      Anniversary protest

      Palestinians run from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a protest marking the 40th Land Day anniversary, outside...

    20. FT Photo Diary

      March 30, 2016

      Sling shot

      A Palestinian protester uses a sling to return a tear gas canister fired by Israeli troops during clashes at a protest...

    21. March 27, 2016

      Benjamin Netanyahu softens tone on shooting by soldier

      Under pressure from the right flank of his government, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday backtracked...

    22. March 24, 2016

      Israel decries UN ‘blacklist’ of companies working in settlements

      The UN Human Rights Council has voted to establish a database that will name companies doing business in Israel’s...

    23. March 11, 2016

      Israel in security crackdown after attacks

      Israel has resolved to plug gaps in the security fences and walls around Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank and shut...

    24. FT Photo Diary

      March 4, 2016

      Peace march

      Peace activists let go balloons along the Israeli separation wall during a joint Israeli-Palestinian peace march in the...

    25. FT Photo Diary

      March 2, 2016

      Leading the way

      Blind and visually impaired Palestinian students walk down the stairs at a school, where they are taught English...

    26. February 29, 2016

      Palestinian Authority could ‘collapse within months’

      An Israeli government minister has warned that the Palestinian Authority is close to collapse, as President Mahmoud...

    27. FT Photo Diary

      February 25, 2016

      Climb to Israel

      A Palestinian man uses a rope to climb over a section of Israel’s controversial separation barrier that separates the...

    28. FT Photo Diary

      February 19, 2016

      West Bank clashes

      Palestinian protesters burn tires during clashes with Israeli security forces following a demonstration against the...

    29. FT Photo Diary

      February 15, 2016

      West Bank clashes

      A Palestinian protester uses a slingshot to hurl stones towards Israeli troops during clashes in the West Bank village...

    30. January 20, 2016

      Ex-Netanyahu adviser insults US’s Israel envoy with ethnic slight

      A former adviser to Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s rightwing prime minister, used an ethnic epithet to insult the US...

    31. FT Photo Diary

      January 18, 2016

      Pilgrim baptism

      A Christian pilgrim is baptised as she takes part in a ceremony at the baptismal site known as Qasr el-Yahud on the...

    32. December 28, 2015

      Israel advances planning for controversial West Bank zone

      An Israeli group that tracks development in illegal West Bank settlements said on Monday that Israel’s housing ministry...

    33. FT Photo Diary

      December 23, 2015

      A Christmas craft

      A Palestinian wood carver works on a figurine of an angel at an olive wood factory next to the Church of the Nativity,...

    34. December 23, 2015

      Restored mosaics shine glimmer of light in war-torn Middle East

      Mosaic angels restored to medieval glory in Bethlehem Giammarco Piacenti lifts a tarpaulin from a wall inside...

    35. FT Photo Diary

      December 18, 2015

      Facing down santa

      A Palestinian dressed up as Santa Claus talks to an Israeli soldier during a demonstration in front of a gate along the...

    36. FT Photo Diary

      December 17, 2015

      Banksy in Bethlehem

      Two men sitt in front of a graffiti by British street artist Banksy, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem ...

    37. FT Photo Diary

      December 11, 2015

      West Bank casualties

      Palestinian protesters carry an injured comrade during clashes with Israeli soldiers that followed a protest against...

    38. December 10, 2015

      Arab-Israel tension: Obstacles to peace

      A nondescript suburban traffic island, south of Jerusalem in the occupied West Bank, has become one of the most...

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