Gaza Strip, Gaza Strip Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Interview: UNRWA official urges efforts to ease humanitarian crisis in GazaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Xinhuanet

    A senior United Nations official has said that the Palestinian population in Gaza in general, and refugees in particular, have suffered enough, urging joint work to avoid potential conflict between Israelis and Palestinians. "I think it is very important that everybody joins forces in making sure we are not seeing another conflict," Bo Schack, director of Gaza operations in the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East , told Xinhua in an exclusive interview on Tuesday.

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  2. Palestinian leader appeals for EU help to end occupationRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas appealed Thursday to the European Union for help to end Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories and support for a lasting peace agreement. "You are our friends, help us," Abbas told EU lawmakers in Brussels.

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  3. Hamas fears growing wave of defections to Israel by senior figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Debka

    The military wing of Hamas has taken a series of steps in an attempt to prevent senior organization figures from defecting to Israel in the future. At least four people in key positions defected during the past few months, most prominently Bassam Mahmoud Baraka from Khan Yunis who turned himself as well as his laptop computer over to the Israeli authorities.

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  4. Israel, Turkey on verge of strategic dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Jewish Chronicle

    Turkish diplomats said this week that a deal on the restoration of diplomatic relations with Israel will most likely be signed on July 2. A meeting between the two countries' senior representatives is to take place on Sunday, where the final details of the agreement are to be worked out. According to senior sources in both governments, President Reccep Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have agreed in principle to the deal.

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  5. An island airport for Gaza?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Jewish Chronicle

    The Israeli government is considering a proposal to build an artificial island off the Gaza Strip that could provide its residents with a seaport and airport. Minister of Intelligence Israel Katz told reporters that Israel was actively seeking partners to help fund the $5 billion project.

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  6. Does Hamas support Brexit?! - One Israeli NGO claims they have answerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Al Bawaba

    With the result of the Brexit referendum looming ahead, the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas have put their two cents into the debate. Or so it may seem, as a mock video of a masked Palestinian Hamas militant urging the UK to remain in the EU makes its rounds on the Internet.

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  7. Turkey says Israel detente won't impinge on Hamas tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Times of Israel

    Ankara insists talks with terror group key to reaching Mideast peace; Hamas says Turkey isn't softening demand on lifting of Gaza blockade Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu speaks at a press conference in Ankara, on June 22, 2016. With rapprochement negotiations between Israel and Turkey reportedly nearing completion, Ankara on Wednesday said Turkey would maintain its relationship with Islamist terror group Hamas, denying reports that severing ties with the de facto rulers of the Gaza Strip was ever part of the agreement.

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  8. Gaza's plight matters to the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Hill

    Mark Pocan Gaza's plight matters to the world House Dems urge enforcement of Colombia trade deal Teachers union: Trump's comments encourage school bullies MORE , were refused entry into the Gaza Strip at the Erez crossing while on a fact-finding mission in Israel-Palestine. Israeli authorities, without elaboration, claimed that their application had not met the criteria necessary to enter.

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  9. Speaking to end sufferingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    The first meeting of the Rotary After Hours organization was held Tuesday night at Maid Rite. Webster City native Dr. Maria Filippone was the featured guest speaker.

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  10. Israel cuts water supplies to West Bank during RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    A file photo of a Palestinian child drinking water from a working faucet in Gaza Strip amid a severe water shortage in the besieged territory. The Israeli water company Mekorot has closed the valves which supply major areas of the northern West Bank since the beginning of the month of Ramadan, giving priority to Israeli colonies while service to Palestinian cities, towns and villages is routinely reduced or cut off.

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  11. Palestinians in Gaza march for unity on ninth anniversary of siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Dozens of Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip marched throughout Gaza City on Tuesday, calling attention to nine years of Palestinian political divisions since Israeli forces blockaded the Gaza Strip in 2007, dissociating the small enclave from the rest of the occupied territory. The march, called by the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine , winded through the streets of Gaza City and ended at the Unknown Soldier square, as protesters repeated political chants calling for the end of Palestinian political divisions and regaining national unity.

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  12. Khaled Mashaal to step down as Hamas leader - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    Hamas political leader Khaled Mashaal at a rally in Hamas's honor in Cape Town, South Africa, October 21, 2015. Hamas's political chief, Khaled Mashaal, will not try to retain his office in the upcoming elections for the leadership of the terror group, which rules Gaza, Arab media reported on Tuesday.

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  13. An IDF soldier guards the entrance of a Hamas terror tunnel, October 13, 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Jewish Press

    Gaza Arabs have been debating the mystery of the disappearance of a commander in the Al Qassam Brigades, the Hamas military arm, and many have suggested that he defected to Israel, Channel 2 News reported Tuesday night. The man in question is a senior commander in the Nukhba unit, an elite Hamas force specializing in underground tunnel warfare and in kidnapping Israeli civilians and soldiers.

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  14. Reports: Senior Hamas official defects to Israel, Gaza hit with airstrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Jewish Journal

    The Israel Defense Forces uncovers a terror tunnel running from the southern Gaza Strip to Israel, May 5, 2016. Photo courtesy of IDF Bassam Mahmoud Baraka, who is believed to have extensive knowledge of Hamas' underground tunnel networks, has been missing for several days and may have fled to Israel, Haaretz reported Tuesday, citing several Palestinian media outlets.

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  15. RAF distributes 2,500 food baskets in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Peninsula

    A volunteer from Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah Foundation for Humanitarian Services distributing Iftar meals to motorists at Ramada signal yesterday. Pic: Abdul B / The Peninsula DOHA: Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah Foundation for Humanitarian Service distributed 2,500 food baskets to poor families in Gaza as part of its Ramadan project abroad.

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  16. Palestinians move into new city, part of statehood dreamRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | SFGate

    Mahmoud Khatib, a 41-year-old banker, moved to Rawabi with his wife and three children from a nearby village because they wanted to live in a modern city. Mahmoud Khatib, a 41-year-old banker, moved to Rawabi with his wife and three children from a nearby village because they wanted to live in a modern city.

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  17. Cleverman review: Bit of a muddle, but Indigenous drama still worth celebratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Long before it debuted on our screens, this six-part ABC series was generating all kinds of excitement. It screened at the Berlin Film Festival , it had a guaranteed berth in the US on the Sundance Channel , and it had sold to the BBC, too.

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  18. Israel cuts water supplies to West Bank during RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Al Jazeera

    Israel's national water company has cut crucial water supplies to large areas of the occupied-West Bank, leaving tens of thousands of Palestinians without access to safe drinking water during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. Mekorot, the main supplier of water to Palestinian towns and cities, siphoned off water supplies to the municipality of Jenin, several Nablus villages and the city of Salfit and its surrounding villages.

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  19. Palestinians report airstrike in Gaza, IDF says blasts from drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    No reports of injuries after explosions heard near border fence; army refuses to say if exercise on Gazan or Israeli side of border Smoke billows over Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip as IAF planes struck four Hamas military targets, May 5, 2016. The airstrike hit an agricultural area near the border fence with Israel, causing damage but no casualties, according to the Palestinian reports.

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  20. Morocco The OutlierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    Since 2011, Morocco has become the only state in the Middle East/North African region that is not or does not directly border a failed or semi-failed state. Morocco is at Europe's front door: it has to cross just one border to reach Spain, two to reach France , and three to reach Germany, Britain, or Italy.

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