• Palestinian Fatema Taha, 40, the mother of Maram, 24 and Ibrahim Taha, 16, displays a poster with their pictures and Arabic that reads, "Islamic Jihad in Palestine celebrates the martyrs of Jerusalem's uprising," at the family house, in the West Bank village of Qatana, near Ramallah, Thursday, April 28, 2016. The parents of two Palestinian siblings gunned down at a West Bank checkpoint say Israeli troops killed them without cause. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

    Family: 2 Palestinian siblings slain by Israel without cause

    QATANA, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian siblings gunned down at a West Bank checkpoint after approaching Israeli troops — with knives, according to Israel — were needlessly killed and could have been subdued without deadly force, their parents, witnesses and an Israeli lawmaker said Thursday.

  • Journalists react to stun grenades, thrown by Israeli army soliders to disperse them, while they covering the news outside the Qalandia checkpoint, a main crossing point between Jerusalem and the West Bank city of Ramallah, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Israeli security forces shot and killed two young Palestinians, including a woman, who attempted to carry out a stabbing attack at the Qalandia checkpoint, Israeli police said. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

    Palestinian woman with knife shot by Israeli forces

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Security forces shot and killed two Palestinians on Wednesday, including a woman who brandished a knife near an Israeli checkpoint on the outskirts of Jerusalem, Israeli police said.

  • Israel probes school visit by Palestinian attacker’s father

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister has ordered an investigation after a Palestinian school in east Jerusalem invited the father of a Palestinian who killed civilians to speak to students.

  • Sabha al-Wawi, right, Palestinian mother of 12-year-old Dima al-Wawi, imprisoned by Israel for allegedly attempting to carry out a stabbing attack, comforts her daughter, after her release from an Israeli prison, at Jabara checkpoint near the West Bank town of Tulkarem, Sunday, April 24, 2016. Al-Wawi who was imprisoned after she confessed to planning a stabbing attack in a West Bank settlement has been released Sunday. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed))

    Israel frees youngest Palestinian prisoner

    HEBRON, West Bank (AP) — A 12-year-old Palestinian girl, imprisoned by Israel after she confessed to planning a stabbing attack on Israelis in a West Bank settlement, returned home Sunday after she was freed early following an appeal.