Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:19:13 GMTTension has been rising in Jerusalem since the summer, and after a failure of diplomacy Israel and the Palestinians are further apart than ever, says BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen.
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 14:49:00 GMTA spate of deadly attacks, clashes with police and heightened tensions over a disputed top holy site have left Jerusalem on edge, reports the BBC's Yolande Knell.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:08:03 GMTThe BBC's Quentin Sommerville in Gaza City explains how day-to-day life is beginning to return to some kind of normality following the ceasefire agreed by Hamas and Israel on Tuesday.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:13:17 GMTIsraeli minister Yuval Steinitz says the country "seriously considered" a full military reoccupation of Gaza.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:52:20 GMTIsraelis in Jerusalem speak about their scepticism over the new ceasefire with Gaza.
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:44:12 GMTIsrael and Palestinian militants in Gaza agree a long-term truce, ending seven weeks of fighting that has left more than 2,200 people dead.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:45:43 GMTThousands of people have taken to the streets in Gaza for the funerals of three senior senior Hamas military commanders who were killed in an Israeli rocket strike.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:46:40 GMTAn Israeli air strike kills three senior Hamas military commanders as Israel vows to pursue its Gaza campaign until it achieves "full security".
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:16:39 GMTThe wife and child of Hamas militant leader Mohammed Deif have reportedly been killed as Israeli air attacks leave 11 people dead in Gaza.
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:14:19 GMTConductor Daniel Barenboim speaks to Newsnight's Kirsty Wark about how the situation in Gaza has affected his orchestra of musicians from both sides in the conflict.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:37:43 GMTThe UN Human Rights Council has appointed an independent commission to investigate allegations of war crimes by both sides in the Israel Gaza conflict. Orla Guerin reports.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:21:33 GMTFormer Israeli President Shimon Peres says he seeks peace over the Gaza conflict, as talks continue on a third day of a fresh ceasefire.
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:02:58 GMTTalks between Israeli and Palestinian officials in Cairo are continuing on the third and final day of a ceasefire in Gaza.
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:16:13 GMTThe BBC's Paul Adams examines the criticisms being levelled at the Israeli military, as Israel offers to extend a three-day ceasefire in Gaza.
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 23:50:46 GMTThe truce in Gaza is holding as the Israeli army say the "strategic threat" of Hamas tunnels has been destroyed.
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:23:15 GMTIsrael has withdrawn its ground troops from Gaza as part of a three-day ceasefire, brokered by Egypt.
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:43:47 GMTThe truce in Gaza is holding into a second day, making it the longest period without fighting since the conflict began, but many Gazans have no homes to return to.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:22:09 GMTMark Lowen tests the mood on the streets of Cairo as a seven-hour truce continues in Gaza.
Wed, 18 Mar 2015 06:13:36 GMTA profile of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Thu, 29 Nov 2012 22:15:10 GMTMahmoud Abbas, also known as Abu Mazen, has led the Palestinian Authority since he was elected as its president in January 2005.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:58:46 GMTThe BBC profiles Hamas, the Palestinian militant Islamist organisation which won the PA legislative elections in in 2006, but is designated a terrorist organisation by Israel, the US and the EU.
Wed, 08 Jul 2015 13:42:02 GMTProvides an overview of the Palestinian territories, including key events and facts
Thu, 16 Jun 2011 16:42:36 GMTBBC News profiles Fatah, the Palestinian nationalist movement founded by the late Yasser Arafat and led by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
Sun, 18 Nov 2012 13:16:18 GMTA profile of Israel's Iron Dome missile shield that has received much publicity since the latest upsurge in violence between Israel and militants in Gaza.
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 04:56:55 GMTThe reconstruction of Gaza after the recent war with Israel will be the focus of a conference this weekend, but medics are still struggling to deal with the casualties, reports the BBC's Julia Macfarlane.
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 23:24:59 GMTMore than a month on from the conflict between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza, Israeli families are still suffering the effects of the 50-day war, reports the BBC's Erica Chernofsky.
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:51:54 GMTHow civilians bear the brunt of Israel's recent operations in Gaza.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:12:25 GMTThe 50-day conflict between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza in the end proved indecisive and seems doomed to repeat itself, says the BBC's Kevin Connolly.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 07:28:08 GMTA breakdown of those killed in the latest Gaza conflict, showing who died and where they lost their lives.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:52:52 GMTDamage to Gaza's civilian infrastructure in the latest conflict with Israel has left Palestinians without adequate provision of power and water, the BBC's Yolande Knell reports.
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:15:08 GMTIsrael and Gaza have been engaged in one of their most intense conflicts for years. Here is a guide to what is going on.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:36:26 GMTDefence analyst Eado Hecht assesses the growth of Hamas' tunnel network in Gaza - one of Israel's stated reasons for its offensive in the territory.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:42:25 GMTHamas' decision to resume rocket-fire on Israel so soon after forming a unity government surprised some observers. Here Dr Jeroen Gunning explains the motives behind Hamas' move.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:21:16 GMTPeople from Gaza and Israel share their views, as the Israeli military begins a ground offensive against Palestinian militants in Gaza.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 05:07:17 GMTWith its forces launching a ground invasion of Gaza, the BBC's Jonathan Marcus asks what Israel is hoping to achieve.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:49:50 GMTThe conflict between Israel and Hamas may have to get worse before the pressure for a ceasefire becomes unanswerable, says the BBC's Jeremy Bowen in Gaza.
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:57:24 GMTThe Israeli army and Palestinian militants have stepped up their social media battle amid the latest round of violence in Israel and Gaza.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:02:26 GMTThe BBC's Jonathan Marcus looks at the weapons being used by Palestinian militants and Israeli forces in the latest round of fighting between Israel and Gaza.