• In this Feb. 1, 2006 file photo, a Jewish settler struggles  with an Israeli security officer during clashes that erupted as authorities evacuated the West Bank settlement outpost of Amona, east of the Palestinian town of Ramallah. Ten years ago today, AP photographer Oded Balilty captured the powerful image, winning the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography, becoming the first and thus far only Israeli to be awarded the coveted honor. He is the most recent AP photographer to win the prize with a single image.(AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File)

    10 years on, AP photographer remembers Pulitzer moment

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Ten years ago today, AP photographer Oded Balilty captured the powerful image of a Jewish settler woman defying Israeli soldiers as they forcibly removed her from a West Bank settlement.

  • FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2016, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon delivers a speech during the opening ceremony of the 26 ordinary of the African Union Summit in Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa. Ki-moon called Israeli criticism of attacks on its settlement policy unsustainable in an opinion piece published Sunday, Jan. 31, by The New York Times, doubling down on comments earlier in the week that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said encouraged terrorism. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene, File)

    Ban doubles down on Israel comments in NY Times

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Israeli criticism of attacks on its settlement policy unsustainable in an opinion piece published Sunday by The New York Times, doubling down on comments earlier in the week that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said encouraged terrorism.

  • Israeli military: Palestinian killed after stabbing attempt

    RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Israeli military reopened the main Palestinian city in the West Bank late Monday after imposing a rare, day-long partial closure of surrounding roads following a Palestinian shooting attack on Israeli soldiers the day before.

  • Israeli security forces inspect the body of a Palestinian identified as Amjad Sukkari, inside a car, at the checkpoint between the city of Ramallah and Jewish settlement of Beit El in the West Bank, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. Sukkari opened fire at a West Bank checkpoint and wounded three people, the Israeli military said. (AP Photo/Nasser Shiyoukhi)

    Israeli military: Palestinian gunmen who wounded 3 shot dead

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned the Islamic militant group Hamas that rules Gaza on Sunday that his country will retaliate with “greater force” than deployed in the 2014 Gaza war if cross-border tunnels are used to attack Israel.