An Israeli air strike killed a Palestinian mother and daughter in Gaza on Sunday.
The deaths come as violence between Israelis and Palestinians, which began in east Jerusalem and the West Bank several days ago, threatened to spiral out of control.
Tensions have also been stoked by Palestinian frustration over the failure to make progress - amid Israeli settlement-building in the West Bank - toward statehood in peace talks with Israel. Those negotiations collapsed in 2014.
Palestinians seek a state in the West Bank and Gaza with East Jerusalem -- which includes the Old City -- as their capital. Israel captured all three areas in the 1967 Middle East war. It withdrew soldiers and settlers from Gaza in 2005.
On 23 November 2019, EuroPal Forum and Middle East Monitor co-hosted a conference at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury in London on the relations between Europe and Palestine. A first of its kind, the conference brought together individuals at the forefront of discourse on Palestine in
As the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rules that European Union countries must identify products made in Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory, MEMO and EuroPal Forum are hosting a conference to discuss the EU’s position on major issues related to the occupat