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Rockets fired as Israel and Palestinian factions 'renew ceasefire'

Palestinians and Israelis agree to five day extension of truce, Egyptian Foreign ministry says, but further exchange of rockets reported<p>Israel and Palestinian factions negotiating in Cairo have agreed to extend a truce for five more days to allow them to reach a lasting agreement to end the …

Israel offers Gaza truce extension but Hamas has yet to agree

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1099000/1099051_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534269727_8565579fc47624088ab6898ce7afd8e9<p><b>Israel has offered to extend a three-day ceasefire in Gaza which began on Tuesday after nearly a month of conflict, Israeli officials say.</b><p>But there …

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Meanwhile, outside Gaza, civilians are also dying | Financial Times

The Gaza strip was not the only place where civilians were suffering and dying last week. There were (and are) several other lethal conflicts …

Israel, Hamas dig in as Gaza talks go on in Cairo

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli Cabinet minister warned Thursday that Israel will respond if Hamas resumes fire after a temporary truce expires in the Gaza Strip.<p>The statement, along with Hamas' earlier threats, signals that both sides are digging in their positions — presumably to secure best terms …

Israeli military: Rockets fired from Gaza violate cease-fire

Rockets from Gaza hit Israel early Friday morning, breaching a cease-fire that had held for more than two days, the Israeli military said.<p>"Moments ago, 2 rockets fired from Gaza hit southern Israel. Terrorists have violated the cease-fire," the Israel Defense Forces wrote on Twitter.<p>It wasn't …

Tension as Gaza ceasefire lapses, with Hamas demanding end to blockade

Gaza,Hamas,Israel,Middle East and North Africa,Palestinian territories,Gaza flotilla,Binyamin Netanyahu,Mahmoud Abbas,Fatah,Egypt,Mohamed Morsi,World news<p>Scramble in Cairo to secure an extension but Palestinians insist Israeli blockade must end to secure lasting truce<p>Hamas officials in Gaza were …

Gaza After the Bombardment

The 72-hour cease-fire agreed to by Israel and Hamas is set to expire tomorrow morning. As negotiators in Egypt work hard to extend the truce, Palestinians have been taking advantage of the relative peace to return to their homes and neighborhoods in the Gaza Strip, assessing the vast damage after …

Barack Obama: Gazans cannot remain closed off from world

US President says residents of Gaza Strip need to be given 'some sense of hope' for future as he expressed concern over civilian deaths<p>US President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the people of Gaza need greater hope for the future, as he urged the extension of an Israel-Hamas ceasefire.<p>"The US …

Israel announces arrest of Palestinian man 'paid by Hamas' for murders of teenagers

Court documents say Hussam Qawasmeh confessed to obtaining funding from Hamas for abductions and killings which ultimately led to Gaza conflict<p>A Palestinian arrested by an Israeli anti-terrorism unit has confessed that the abduction and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June was funded by Hamas …

Israel bombards Rafah after soldier disappears amid Gaza ceasefire collapse

Fighting broke out with renewed ferocity in Gaza on Friday as Israeli forces bombarded the town of Rafah in response to the apparent capture of one of its soldiers by Hamas, after an internationally brokered ceasefire collapsed almost immediately.<p>Peace talks planned in Cairo to take advantage of …

Gaza conflict: Hamas denies holding Israeli soldier

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1097000/1097958_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534284229_05692f82d2638554d1ecba467822dd6f<p><b>Hamas says it does not know the whereabouts of an Israeli soldier it had been accused of capturing in Gaza.</b><p>The Islamist group's military wing says it …

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Gaza fighting abates as diplomatic tension flares

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A grim-faced Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned on Monday of a protracted war in Gaza, dashing any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.<p>The Israeli army said five of its soldiers died …