The Palestinian government agrees on the terms of a cease-fire proposal for Israel.
- The United States Trump administration and the government of Israel announce their plans to withdraw as members of UNESCO.
- Palestinian factions, Hamas and Fatah, sign a unity deal in Cairo, that is also publicly supported by the governments of Egypt and Saudi Arabia. The Fatah-controlled Palestinian National Authority (PNA), along with Israel, currently govern the West Bank. According to the signatories of the deal, the PNA will take administrative control of the Gaza Strip, and, along with Hamas, police its borders. The signatories consider the agreement a first step, and, if productive, plan to meet next month to address the remaining issues. The government of Israel opposes any involvement by Hamas in a Palestinian government.
- It is suspected that Israeli jets bomb a military research facility near the city of Masyaf, Hama Governorate, killing at least two Syrian Army soldiers. The facility was rumoured to contain chemical weapons.
- Along with the Solomon Islands, the State of Palestine joins Interpol despite objections from Israel.
- The Supreme Court of Israel strikes down the exemption on the conscription of ultra-Orthodox Jews.