Hamas removed from terror blacklist, Palestinian state recognised by EU – 17 December was a big day
Hamas claims responsibility for the killing of an Israeli policeman amid fears of a third intifada
Russia, France and the US call for ceasefire as death toll in Gaza reaches 80
Israeli government plans to enlist 5,200 ultra-orthodox Jews – previously exempt from the draft – by mid-2017
Paris and London are preparing to take 'real action' over Israel's plan to build in sensitive 'E1' area
Star of The Wire in spellbinding new play from the writer of Jerusalem
Tragedy forced Rylance to quit the Olympic opening ceremony, but his stage villain is a crowning glory
Sheep, horses, chickens and a cricket match to appear in the Olympic opening ceremony
Sky pundit's charity tune 'Sing 4 England' gets official stamp - but is the video good enough?
Beck wanted to show his
support for the Jewish state
at Jerusalem rally
Novelist's speech at Jerusalem book fair is met with 'polite but tense silence'
Dozens of Palestinians have clashed with Israeli police after tensions in East Jerusalem came to a head
Bulldozer driver kills two on the streets of Jerusalem as he ploughs into cars and bus