Mohammed Dahlan mediates dam agreement between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan ahead of future challenge to Mahmoud Abbas.
Newsweek Europe's live updates for this morning's deadly attack on Jerusalem's Bnei Torah synagogue
The Palestinians' chief peace negotiator has laid out plans to establish an independent Palestine within three years, even if it means ignoring pleas from the US not to push ahead
Sweden's new prime minister Stefan Lofven announced the move in his inaugural speech to parliament
In Gaza, concerns are growing that reconstruction efforts may be hampered by political instability and a lack of funds
Fatah is beginning to lose out to more militant rivals Hamas in the West Bank
An anti-settlement group said the appropriation was the biggest in 30 years in the occupied West Bank