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3 June, 2018 6:47 AM Israeli strikes Hamas in Gaza after rocket fire resumes

The Israeli military struck Hamas militant sites in Gaza early Sunday in response to the resumption of rocket fire toward Israel, which threatened to unravel an informal cease-fire that had held since a flare-up of violence last week. The military said it hit 15 Hamas targets, including military compounds, munition factories and naval forces. The strikes 35

16 May, 2018 11:09 PM India expresses concern over situation in Israel, Palestine

India on Wednesday expressed deep concern over the situation in West Asia. New Delhi: India on Wednesday expressed deep concern over the situation in West Asia after over 50 Palestinians were killed in violence in the wake of the United States opening its embassy in Jerusalem. "India is deeply concerned with continuing tensions on the border between 97

16 May, 2018 8:25 PM Concerned over tension in Gaza: India

India on Wednesday expressed deep sadness in response to the death of a large number of Palestinians following the opening of the new U.S. embassy for Israel in Jerusalem. A statement from the Ministry of External Affairs expressed concern over the violence at the border between Israel and the Palestinian territory of Gaza Strip and urged both sides 66

16 May, 2018 4:27 PM Palestine recalls envoys from four EU nations

Turkey asks Israeli consul to leave The Palestinian Authority has recalled its envoys to Romania, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Austria after their Ambassadors attended an Israeli reception marking the U.S. Embassy’s move to Jerusalem, it said on Wednesday. “The recalls are to consult with our Ambassadors to these states about their positions and their 222

4 April, 2018 2:36 AM Saudi king underlines support for Palenstinians after Crown Prince's Israel comments

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had said in an interview that Israeli people have a right to a nation-state in at least part of their ancestral homeland - something Saudi Arabia has long opposed. Riyadh: King Salman reiterated Saudi Arabia`s support for a Palestinian state after his son and heir apparent said Israelis were entitled to live peacefully 88

13 March, 2018 9:30 AM Blast targets Palestinian PM Hamdallah's convoy during rare Gaza visit

Mr. Hamdallah was not injured in the explosion. An explosion targeted Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah’s convoy as he arrived in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday for a rare visit, lightly wounding seven people, officials and witnesses said. Mr. Hamdallah was not injured in the explosion, which occurred shortly after his convoy entered the territory 41

31 January, 2018 8:12 PM US State Department designates Hamas leader as terrorist

The US State Department said on Wednesday it had designated Ismail Haniyeh as a terrorist. Washington: The US State Department said on Wednesday it had designated Ismail Haniyeh, leader of the Islamist Palestinian group Hamas, as a terrorist. The State Department said in a statement that Haniyeh, along with two Islamist groups active in Egypt and one in the Palestinian 114

14 January, 2018 7:17 AM Israel Destroys Tunnel From Gaza It Says Intended For Attacks

Jerusalem: Israel said Sunday it used a combination of air strikes and other means to destroy a tunnel stretching from the Gaza Strip into the country and continuing into Egypt. Israeli military spokesman Jonathan Conricus said the tunnel belonged to Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas and was intended for attacks as opposed to smuggling. He said he was not aware 72

14 January, 2018 3:59 AM Israel carries out air strike in Gaza: army

Palestinian security sources in Gaza said nobody was wounded in the strike Israeli aircraft attacked a target in the southern Gaza Strip on Saturday, the army said, and also closed the goods crossing between the Palestinian enclave and the Jewish state. Israel "targeted a terror infrastructure using fighter jets in the southern Rafah region, adjacent 55

23 December, 2017 4:08 PM Unable To Feed, Zookeeper Puts Lion Cubs Up For Sale

Gaza City, Palestinian Territories: The owner of a private zoo in the impoverished Gaza Strip has put three lion cubs up for sale, saying he can no longer afford to feed them. Mohammad Ahmad Jumaa took to social media to advertise the animals at 3,500 Jordanian dinars ($5,000) each. "Because of the bad economic situation and the difficulty of finding 44