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Local news for Gaza, Gaza Strip continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Facing Islamist threats, some Arab nations tilt toward Israel

Between the war in Gaza and gains by Islamic militants in Iraq, Syria and Libya, there's plenty of cause these days for pessimism about the Middle East.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Africa, Libya, Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Morsi, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak

8 hrs ago | Voice of America

Hamas Leader: Gaza Conflict 'Milestone' to Reaching Objective

Hamas will not cease resisting Israel until all its demands are met, the group's overall leader Khaled Meshaal said on Thursday, adding the latest Gaza conflict was only "a milestone to reaching our objective".

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12 hrs ago | CBC News

Derek Stoffel: As Gaza ceasefire holds, both sides debate who won

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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13 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Majority of Israelis see no winner in Gaza conflict, post-truce poll shows

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Netanyahu's approval rate among Israelis fell from 77% in early August to 50% after the current cease-fire with Hamas took hold, but remains higher than it was before the war.

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13 hrs ago | Newsday

O'Grady: There's a new ice bucket challenge in Gaza

In Patchogue accident. left lane blocked on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between Brookhaven Hospital Rd/X54 and Rt-112/X53.

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16 hrs ago | Ynetnews

Officer hurt in Syria war overspill saved lives in Gaza

Just one week after First Lieutenant Shahar Daysi, an IDF medical officer in Golani's Reconnaissance Battalion left the Gaza Strip after a difficult round of heavy fighting, he was wounded in the Golan Heights as a result of stray fire from internal fighting in Syria, after his battalion returned to the area.

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20 hrs ago | The Straits Times

Gaza ceasefire: 7 things to know about the conflict

A Palestinian boy looks out of his damaged house after a ceasefire was declared, in the east of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip on Aug 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Hamas (Palestine)

21 hrs ago | The Muslim News

Palestine: 250,000 Palestinians displaced by Gaza strikes

IMEMC News & Agencies: "The military operations in the Gaza Strip, in which civilians and civilian objects were attacked, has led to the displacement of around 250,000 Palestinians who now live in public and UNRWA schools-turned-shelters," said Vice-President of the International Federation of Red Crescent and Red Crescent Societies, and President ... (more)

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Hanceville city hall, post office evacuated due to bomb threat

An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip is holding, as many wonder what was gained during 50 days of fighting.

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The Times of Israel

Radar barrier could detect Gaza tunnels, experts say

A photo released by the IDF shows a Hamas tunnel discovered by soldiers from the Paratroopers Brigade in the Northern Gaza Strip on July 18, 2014.

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Ynetnews

Poll: 89% of Gazans support rocket fire on Israel

A vast majority of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip - 88.9 percent - are in favor of rocket fire on Israel, a new poll shows, while 61 percent say they would not want United Nations forces in the Strip.

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KYTX-TV News

50 days later, ceasefire conditions in Gaza similar to those on Day 7

We're so close to the Labor Day holiday travel period and for many people, time on the road this weekend will be in search of holiday sales.

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Jerusalem Post

Rivlin urges support for Gaza Strip communities and their surrounds

President says differences over commencement of new school year should be settled as quickly as possible to ensure children get back to school on time.

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United Nations

Using Egyptian crossing for first time in seven years, UN convoy brings food aid to Gaza

WFP's trucks arrived at the Rafah crossing after a seven-hour drive from Alexandria, where the food was procured, across the Sinai Peninsula, the agency said in a news release .

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Democracy Now

'The Damage is Beyond Imagination in Gaza': Journalist Mohammed Omer on Ceasefire Deal & Rebuilding

Israelis and Palestinians have agreed to an indefinite ceasefire, ending Israel's 50-day assault on the Gaza Strip.

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EKathimerini

Venizelos hails Gaza ceasefire

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos on Wednesday hailed the announcement of a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians brokered in Cairo, Egypt, late on Tuesday following a seven-week conflict.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Israel Claims 'Victory' Following Gaza Operation

Israel is claiming victory in the 50-day war with Hamas, which temporarily ended in a ceasefire that went into force Tuesday.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Netanyahu's approval ratings in a free-fall in light of latest Gaza cease-fire

The prime minister came back down to earth this week when data showed that 50% of Israelis are dissatisfied with him and just 38% satisfied - a 17% drop since previous poll.

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Canada.com

Israel-Hamas ceasefire solidifies untested Egyptian president as region's top power broker

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's foreign policy abilities will be tested by the long-term Israel-Hamas ceasefire.

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Jerusalem Post

Council of Jewish Women backs call to probe UNRWA for actions during Gaza crisis

ICJW sent letters of support to three US senators who have called for an independent investigation into UNRWA's role during the current round of fighting.

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