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2 hrs ago | CBC News
Derek Stoffel is a Middle East correspondent for CBC News. He has covered the Arab Spring uprisings in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya, reported from Syria during the ongoing civil war and covered the Israeli and Palestinian conflict.
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6 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
Hamas launched dozens of rockets at Israel over the Sabbath, striking the Judea region south of Jerusalem for the first time - but in areas under Palestinian Authority control.
8 hrs ago | CNews
Israel rushed an eighth missile interceptor battery into service on Saturday to counter stronger-than-expected rocket fire from Gaza as the military pounded positions in the Palestinian enclave for a fifth day, killing 15 people, medics said.
8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
Sirens heard as far south as Dead Sea area and in West Bank; earlier, two rockets intercepted over Shfela area in central Israel after sirens blare in region.
8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
10 hrs ago | Ma'an News Agency
14 hrs ago | Irish Republican News
The world is focused on Israel's offensive against Palestinians in Gaza, with escalating air strikes and a massing of infantry units along the border for a threatened invasion in the wake of the discovery of the bodies of three teenaged settlers.
Hamas would like to draw Israel into a ground incursion where it would fight the IDF from highly sophisticated Vietcong-inspired underground network, knowing Jerusalem does not intent to topple the Gaza regime leaving a power vacuum.
Israelis are resilient in the face of rocket attacks, even tragic acts of violence.
Nir Barkat addresses terrorist attacks on city as 6 rockets land near capital; "We're all in the exact same danger here," he says.
GAZA militants have fired four rockets at Jerusalem, with two shot down over the city and another two hitting open spaces, the Israeli army says.
Since his nephew's slaying, Abu Khdeir has been receiving hundreds of guests at the mourning tent set up steps from the scene of the crime _ and arguing with his wife over whether to give their twins, age 10, pocket money for the store a few feet away.
While it may be a banality, it is still worth noting that the current cycle of Israeli-Palestinian violence did not begin on June 12 with the abduction and murder of three Israeli teenage boys.
The Hamas rocket offensive against Israel in response to Operation Protective Edge continues to grow, with Israel reporting on the third day of strikes that 250 rockets have been launched out of Gaza since Tuesday .
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 03:37 pm
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