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  1. U.S. concerned over Israel's settlement activity: State DeptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2013 | Reuters

    The United States is deeply concerned about Israel's reported plans to build an additional 323 units in settlements in East Jerusalem on top of previously announced 770 units in the settlement of Gilo, the U.S. State Department said. Such action by Israel "continues this pattern of provocative and counterproductive action," State Department spokesman John Kirby said in a statement on Wednesday.

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  2. Hamas ready to pounce on weak Fatah in local elections, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    The Hamas terror group in control of the Gaza Strip is poised to make a power play using one of its most potent weapons - the ballot box. In 2012, the hardline Islamist group boycotted municipal elections over allegations of intimidation and corruption in the West Bank by its political rival Fatah, which dominates the Palestinian Authority.

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  3. Getting pumped and pampered in hard-times GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Sparkling Mediterranean beaches, expensive restaurants and state-of-the-art health clubs do not readily spring to mind when it comes to the Gaza Strip. But with their borders tightly restricted by Israel and Egypt, Palestinians in an enclave known for economic hardship and war have no choice but to find some respite close to home.

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  4. Fatah, Hamas to hold talks in renewed bid to bury hatchetRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas meets Sudanese President upon his arrival at Khartoum's airport, July 19, 2016. Fatah and Hamas, the two leading Palestinian factions, are to hold another round of reconciliation talks in the coming weeks in a bid to mend fences after nearly a decade of hostility, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas revealed Wednesday.

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  5. IDF arrests 7 Gaza fisherman for straying from coastRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Palestinian fishermen sit in their boat off the shores of the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah, as an Israeli patrol is seen in the distance, March 26, 2014. Seven Gazan fisherman were arrested overnight Wednesday by the Israeli navy off the northern coast of the Gaza Strip, according to Palestinian media sources.

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  6. Report: Hamas digging 10 kilometers of tunnels per month toward IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    A senior diplomatic source said that Israel has no perfect solution to the tunnel problem, and neither does any other country. Palestinian militants from the Islamic Jihad's armed wing, the Al-Quds Brigades, in a tunnel in the south of the Gaza Strip .

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  7. US Strongly Opposes Israel's Settlement Activity In East JerusalemRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    The US is deeply concerned by reports that Israel has published tenders for 323 units in East Jerusalem settlements and strongly opposes the move, the US State Department said Wednesday. "We strongly oppose settlement activity, which is corrosive to the cause of peace," State Department spokesman John Kirby said in a statement, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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  8. Who/What Killed Them? Yisrael MedadRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Violence in the Palestinian territories and Israel since last October has killed at least 217 Palestinians, 34 Israelis, two Americans, an Eritrean and a Sudanese, according to an AFP count. Most of the Palestinians killed were carrying out knife, gun or car-ramming attacks, according to Israeli authorities.

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  9. West Bank Palestinians exiled to Gaza dream of homeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Fahmi Kanan's only desire these days is to be with his elderly father, whose health has rapidly deteriorated in recent months. "I want to see my father before any bad news strikes me," Kanan, 47, told Al Jazeera from his home in Tel al-Hawa, Gaza.

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  10. Israeli raid kills Hamas member said to be behind attackRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Israeli forces fired anti-tank missiles at a house in the West Bank after a shootout overnight, killing a Hamas member accused of a deadly attack on a rabbi, authorities said Wednesday. Afterwards, the house was struck with anti-tank missiles and the militant's body was found inside.

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  11. Egypt carried out a major strike against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    The Egyptian army said Wednesday it killed 25 members of a militia affiliated with Islamic State in the northern Sinai, Sky News Arabia reported. An aerial attack by military helicopters on a camp of the Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis group killed 25 militants and wounded 15 others, near the border town of Rafah, the report said.

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  12. Israel: Hamas digs 6 miles of tunnels each monthRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Brig. Gen. Michael Edelstein, Gaza Division commander, inside a terror tunnel that leads from the Gaza Strip to Israel, in November 2013 Hamas is digging more than six miles of tunnels each month toward Israel, which has no guaranteed techniques for detecting them, Israeli officials said Wednesday.

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  13. Slain terrorist's relative: PA directed IDF to his hideoutRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    A relative of a Palestinian terrorist killed by the IDF on Wednesday said that the Palestinian Authority security forces tipped off Israel to his location in the West Bank village of Surif, north of Hebron. The Palestinian Islamist group Hamas also accused the PA of being aware of the operation in advance, and of cooperating with the IDF, Army Radio reported.

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  14. Sanders campaign chair: Bernie wants 'fresh thinking' on Israel-Palestinian conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Shortly after Bernie Sanders unequivocally endorsed Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the party's national convention Monday night, his campaign chair said the Vermont senator would continue to encourage "fresh thinking" on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. While the Sanders camp has taken steps in recent days to project an image of party unity and shepherd its grassroots base into the Clinton coalition for the general election, Jeff Weaver acknowledged that differences remained between the former rivals vis-a-vis the region, but that Sanders would "stress issues where they are very much together."

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  15. Israeli forces open fire on Gaza fishermen, two detainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    A general view taken on May 16, 2016 shows graffiti in Gaza City commemorating the "Nakba" or "catastrophe" in Arabic in reference to the establishment of Israel 68 years ago. Israeli forces Wednesday morning opened fire on Palestinian fisherman off the coast of Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip and detained two Palestinians, according to Gaza-based rights groups.

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  16. Egyptian air force kills 25 jihadists in Sinai strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    In this Nov. 6, 2014, file photo, an Egyptian armored vehicle is seen on the Egyptian side of the border across from Rafah in north Sinai. The Egyptian army said Wednesday it killed 25 members of a militia affiliated with Islamic State in the northern Sinai, Sky News Arabia reported.

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  17. Fury of bereaved parents focuses on NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Tel Aviv University and an Honors Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto in Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, Jewish Studies, and English. [Less] If the prime minister is publicly lambasted, but nobody hears it because the most-read newspaper in the country turns it into a non-event, does the outcry still make noise? Readers of Israel Hayom would immediately assume that there was no vocal criticism of Netanyahu from citizens and politicians alike, and that the memorial for the soldiers killed in Israel's last war went off without a hitch.

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  18. How Israel tracked down Hamas terrorist who murdered a rabbiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Israeli forces patrol near the house where Hamas fighter Muhammad al-Fakih, who murdered Rabbi Miki Mark in a terror attack a few weeks ago, was killed by Israeli troops on July 27, 2016. A Palestinian terrorist who murdered a West Bank rabbi earlier this month was killed in an overnight raid Tuesday, as Israeli intelligence, police and army units united to track down the Hamas killer and other members of his cell.

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  19. Spotlight: Demolition of Palestinian homes fuel more hatred, bloodshedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Israeli authorities have demolished more Palestinian houses in the first half of 2016 than they have throughout the entire previous year, a human rights organization said Wednesday. The report was compiled by B'Tselem, a human rights group advocating for Palestinians' rights in the occupied territories.

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  20. Farah: Scarred by Gaza's WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Jazeera

    Farah is a young girl from Beit Lahia, a city located in the Gaza Strip, close to the Israeli border and in the midst of much of the turmoil that occurs in the area. Farah's mother, grandfather, aunt and three uncles were all killed in the same attack that injured Farah, causing her severe third degree burns on parts of her body.

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