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  1. Regrets? Having missed the boat, the Palestinian Authority is sinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attends a Christmas midnight mass at the Church of the Nativity in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, December 25, 2017. Given the turbulent political climate, one wonders whether Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has any regrets and, if so, if he would gladly roll back time a decade.

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  2. Israel reopens Gaza crossing after Hamas tunnel destroyedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 24 Hours

    The Israeli military says it has reopened a key border crossing with the Gaza Strip after destroying a tunnel built under it by the Hamas militant group long tunnel that ran past Israeli military posts as well as gas and fuel pipelines. Israeli jets struck part of the tunnel and a new set of sophisticated "tools" destroyed the rest.

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  3. Across the Mideast, Palestinians brace for Trump aid cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Across the Middle East, millions of people who depend on UNRWA are bracing for the worst. The expected the US cut could also add instability to struggling host countries already coping with spillover from other regional crises.

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  4. Gaza man abandons daughter in Israel following hospital visitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A Gaza man who was granted entry into Israel to take his young daughter to treatment at a Jerusalem hospital abandoned her during their stay and attempted to remain in Israel illegally. Israel regularly issues entry permits to Arab residents of the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip for "humanitarian reasons" a blanket term which covers, among other things, a wide range of medical treatment.

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  5. Liberman: Hamas should have spent tunnel money on water, healthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Liberman believes Hamas should stop spending its money on war and killing people and instead invest in the development of Gaza If Hamas would have invested the $260 million it spent on terror tunnels and rockets on its water and health systems, the Gaza Strip would be in a much better situation, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman told the Yisrael Beytenu faction on Monday. Liberman said Hamas continued to attempt to build tunnels and to test and fire rockets, including three rockets fired overnight into the Mediterranean Sea.

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  6. Abbas wants new moderator for peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    In a fiery speech, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas blamed Israel and the U.S. for ending peaceful talks toward a two-state solution. Abbas accused President Donald Trump of giving Palestinians "the slap of the century" and said the U.S. was no longer an acceptable mediator in peace talks.

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  7. Court rules synagogue arson is not anti-SemiticRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Spero News

    A regional court in Germany ruled that the firebombing of a synagogue in Wupperthal, a region east of Dsseldorf, was an act of criminal arson that was not anti-Semitic. The court ruled that the firebombing was a protest against Israel.

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  8. Israel Destroys Tunnel in Gaza Under Egyptian BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News Max

    A Palestinian militant of the National Resistance brigades, the armed wing of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine , gets out of a tunnel during a graduation ceremony in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, on November 4, 2016. Israeli said it destroyed a tunnel that ran from Gaza into Israel and Egypt dug by Hamas, the Islamist group that controls the Palestinian enclave, and that it would destroy all attack tunnels by the year's end.

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  9. I am American, Jewish and banned from Israel for my activismRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    I support nonviolent boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel in order to support Palestinian rights. The move to ban me and others will backfire This month, the Israeli government announced that activists affiliated with 20 organizations, including my organization Codepink, would be banned from entering Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories because of our support for the nonviolent boycott, divestment and sanctions movement for Palestinian rights.

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  10. Autopsy shows Israeli fire killed disabled Palestinian protester - HamasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Terror organization plans to tell International Criminal Court that bullet shot from 30 meters entered above Ibrahim Abu Thurayeh's left eye and lodged in his head Wheelchair-bound Palestinian demonstrator Ibrahim Abu Thurayeh, waving a Palestinian flag during a protest along the Gaza-Israel border on December 15, 2017, as clashes with Israeli security forces against Washington's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital intensified. GAZA CITY - The autopsy of a disabled Palestinian protester killed in December has shown that Israeli fire was responsible for his death, a Hamas-affiliated commission in Gaza said Monday.

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  11. US set to cut UN money for Palestinian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    The Trump administration is preparing to withhold tens of millions of dollars from the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees, cutting the year's first contribution by more than half or perhaps entirely, and making additional donations contingent on major changes to the organization, according to U.S. officials. President Donald Trump hasn't made a final decision, but appears more likely to send only $60 million of the planned $125 million first installment to the U.N. Relief and Works Agency, said the officials, who weren't authorized to publicly discuss the matter and spoke on condition of anonymity.

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  12. Kerem Shalom crossing to open TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The Kerem Shalom crossing will re-open Tuesday, now that IDF Southern Command has completed the process of destroying the terror tunnel which was recently discovered under the crossing. Upon completion of the process , and after assessing the security situation, it was decided to reopen the terminal, allowing shipments across the Israel-Gaza frontier.

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  13. Government to ban all humanitarian visits to Israel by Hamas membersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Pledge comes in response to High Court petition lodged by family of Hadar Goldin, whose body is being held by the terror group in Gaza The family of the late IDF soldier Hadar Goldin speaks at a press conference in Tel Aviv on November 5, 2017, announcing their intention to file a petition to the High Court. Members of the Hamas terror organization and their first-degree relatives will be banned from making humanitarian visits to Israel, the government told the High Court on Monday.

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  14. Israel to reopen Gaza crossing after destroying terror tunnel underneathRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Palestinian trucks loaded with supplies enters the southern Gaza Strip from Israel through the Kerem Shalom crossing in Rafah, on November 1, 2017. The Israel Defense Forces announced it planned to reopen the Kerem Shalom Crossing into the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, days after it found and destroyed an attack tunnel that was dug underneath.

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  15. Hawaii and IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    The sudden feeling of fear and helplessness is familiar to Israelis who live within rocket-range of Hamas terrorists in Gaza or Hezbollah Islamists in South Lebanon. The false alarm of an incoming ballistic missile that sent Hawaii into a panic this weekend underlines what happens when madmen like Kim Jong Un get their hands on immense firepower.

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  16. With another tunnel destroyed, will Hamas finally respond?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    IDF forces are believed to have destroyed four terrorist tunnels since late October, including ones constructed by both Palestinian Islamic Jihad and Hamas. The Hamas tunnel destroyed by Israel late Saturday night was a message to terror groups in Gaza that their time to use their strategic underground asset is soon coming to an end.

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  17. January 15, 2018 Report: 2017 was worst year since Protective Edge for Gaza accessRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Amidst escalating tensions at the Gaza border, human-rights NGO Gisha - Legal Center for Freedom of Movement released a report on Monday indicating that the past year was the worst regarding the movement of Palestinians in and out of Gaza since Operation Protective Edge in the summer of 2014. In the report, Gisha presented a list of ten policies that were carried out by Israeli authorities and de facto limited the movement in and out the Gaza Strip through the Erez crossing.

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  18. Liberman: Hamas conducting rocket-launching experimentsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman leads a Yisrael Beytenu faction meeting at the Knesset on January 08, 2018 Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Monday said the Hamas terror group had conducted rocket-launching experiments overnight, with the group preferring continued investment in war than in the well-being of the Gaza Strip's population. Speaking a day after the IDF announced it had destroyed another border-crossing Hamas attack tunnel , the third in recent months, Liberman said: "I hear a lot about the humanitarian situation in Gaza, about the difficult situation.

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  19. Hamas leaders barred from 'humanitarian visits' to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The Israeli government announced Monday that it would no longer permit members of the Hamas terrorist group or their immediate family members in Gaza to enter Israel with entry permits issued out of humanitarian concerns, including to seek medical treatment in Israeli hospitals, as opposed to medical facilities in the Gaza Strip. The announcement was made Monday after the government acknowledged to the Supreme Court that it had hitherto not fully implemented a security cabinet decision which included sanctions targeting Hamas leadership.

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  20. US wants to cut money for Palestinian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    The Trump administration is preparing to withhold tens of millions of dollars from the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees, cutting the year's first contribution by more than half or perhaps entirely, and making additional donations contingent on major changes to the organization, according to U.S. officials. President Donald Trump hasn't made a final decision, but appears more likely to send only $60 million of the planned $125 million first installment to the U.N. Relief and Works Agency, said the officials, who weren't authorized to publicly discuss the matter and spoke on condition of anonymity.

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