Middle East analysts are split: does Al-Modallal represent a sign of real progress?
Former PM Ehud Olmert and Haaretz come out in favour of UN 'non-member status' for Palestinians
Netanyahu's defence minister wants more time with his family – or does he have another agenda?
Israel warns Palestinians of ‘second phase’ of operation against Hamas, but is an invasion really necessary?
Hisham Qandil calls on world to 'take responsibility' in stopping Israel's 'unacceptable aggression'
Israeli attack that killed Ahmed al-Jabari was huge gamble that could have major repercussions
Israeli judge rules that pro-Palestinian activist’s death beneath an army bulldozer was an accident
Upsurge in Islamist violence in supposedly demilitarised Sinai desert is a tricky issue for old enemies
In pictures: Hundreds of Palestinians were injured by Israeli troops as commemorative protests turned violent
Briefing: The rival Palestinian parties
have surprised observers
by striking a unity deal
Venetia Rainey reports on
the brutal killing by Gaza
extremists of a genuine
friend of Palestinians
IDF soldiers convicted of
using Palestinian boy as
human shield - but senior
officers escape charges
It's not enough to satisfy
foreign opinion - but it's
quite sufficient from most
Israelis' point of view
Israeli attack on boat off
Gaza coast heightens tension,
already at boiling point
Flotilla crisis: Cairo reopens Gaza border but continues its underground wall