There are no reports of casualties after the first major flare-up since a ceasefire ended 11 days of fighting last month.
The continued growth of settlements—considered illegal by much of the world—in Palestinian territory is a key roadblock in the way of any peace talks.
The Brazilian government's four-month-long delay in confirming the appointment of Dani Dayan has been understood as stemming from disapproval for his former leadership of the settlement movement in the West Bank.
An Austrian Minister Was Going to Make a Trip to Israel — Then Things Got Awkward Over East Jerusalem
Reinhold Mitterlehner — the Austrian minister of science, research, and economy — cancelled a visit to Israel after his Israeli counterpart insisted they meet in a disputed neighborhood in East Jerusalem.
Clashes broke out between Palestinian residents of the camp and Israeli troops shortly after the operation took place.
VICE News visits one of the most disputed pieces of land in the world, a holy site for Jews and Muslims in Jerusalem's Old City that's become the focal point of the latest wave of violence.
Tension builds in Israel and the West Bank with three new stabbing attacks on Israelis reported on Saturday, and the funeral for a young Palestinian stone-thrower killed by Israeli forces in Nablus.
VICE News correspondent Aris Roussinos traveled to the West Bank to see if the apparently leaderless youth-led revolt has spiraled into the Third Intifada.
Both tension and rhetoric remain high in Jerusalem, as Israel deployed hundreds more security forces around the city on Friday and vowed to "declare war" on Palestinian stone-throwers.