Among 110 Palestinians killed by Israeli forces in 2016, some posed no threat to life, human rights NGO charges. It also criticizes PA, Hamas for not ensuring accountability for attacks by armed groups on Israeli civilians.
Leading contender for key post, Marwan Barghouti, is serving life sentence in Israeli jail.
Palestinian human rights organizations condemn sentences as unjust and charges as vague and - and the confessions were made under torture.
Just hours before leaving office, the Obama administration gave the lump sum to the Palestinian Authority, a move some are calling 'inappropriate.'
Judge rules that it cannot be proven beyond a reasonable doubt that shots fired by Nawaf Fahd Bani Oudeh are what killed Ben Yosef Livnat at Joseph's Tomb in 2011.
In unprecedented move, Israel also guarantees indemnity from suits filed overseas that accuse banks of involvement in financing terrorism.
The electricity crisis worsened in recent weeks as funds lacked for buying fuel to power the power station. Meanwhile, there was an increase in demand during the winter.
Mew law would almost certainly face High Court scrutiny and might well be overturned.
Hamas' 'tunnels have no power outages,' Israeli army says as Gaza power stations struggle to keep Strip heated.
Thinking the Middle East could restore its stability without settling its oldest conflict, between Israelis and Palestinians, is unrealistic. The absence of a peace process affects all of our collective security.