Gaza, Gaza Strip Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Bennett Attacks Libermana s Relief for Gaza, Liberman Tells Bennett to Focus on School ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Jewish Press

    Habayit Hayehudi chairman and Education Minister Naftali Bennett, who is a member of the Political-Security Cabinet, announced Tuesday evening that his party would oppose a "temporary peace agreement" that would allow Hamas to rearm and become stronger for the next round. Bennett explained: "This 'quiet' would grant Hamas total immunity, permitting it to replenish tens of thousands of rockets that would threaten the entire country, allowing them to launch war against Israel at the time and under the conditions convenient to him."

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  2. Israel to reopen Gaza goods crossing Wednesday if calm maintainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Kerem Shalom border crossing between Israel and Gaza has been closed to most goods since July 9, with fuel intermittently banned during that time AFP/Said KHATIB JERUSALEM: Israel will reopen its only goods crossing with the Gaza Strip on Wednesday if calm is maintained, after having prevented most deliveries since Jul 9 over border tensions, the defence ministry said Tuesday. "Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman this afternoon held a situation assessment" with security chiefs, his office said in a statement on Tuesday.

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  3. Israel reopens its only goods crossing with GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Israel has reopened its only goods crossing with the Gaza Strip in response to relative calm on the border after months of tensions AFP/SAID KHATIB GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: Israel reopened its only goods crossing with the Gaza Strip on Wednesday in response to relative calm on the border after months of tensions prompted a blockade on most goods from Jul 9. An AFP journalist at the Kerem Shalom crossing said dozens of trucks carrying various types of goods, including fuel, began passing into the blockaded Palestinian enclave run by Hamas. Both Israeli and Palestinian officials confirmed the reopening of the crossing, a key lifeline for Gazans and their crippled economy.

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  4. Israel lets food, goods back into Gaza as Egypt pushes truceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Reuters

    Israel allowed commercial goods back into the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, in a sign of an easing of tensions as neighboring Egypt pursued a long-term ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, the Palestinian enclave's dominant armed faction. A truck carrying goods arrives at Kerem Shalom crossing in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 15, 2018.

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  5. Israel-Hamas cease-fire deal 'virtually done,' paper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | WorthyNews

    After a two-day lull in violence along the Gaza Strip-Israel border, the Los Angeles Times quoted a senior Israeli official Monday as saying that a cease-fire agreement with Hamas, the Islamist organization that rules Gaza, is "virtually done." Following a spike in border violence last week, when Gaza terrorists fired some 180 projectiles at Israeli communities and Israeli airstrikes bombed dozens of Hamas terror targets in Gaza, Israel's Defense Ministry said Monday that two days of "complete calm" on the border have led to possible easing of the closure of the Kerem Shalom commercial border crossing.

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  6. Israel reopens Gaza's main cargo crossingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Israel reopened Gaza's main cargo crossing Wednesday morning, a week after it was closed amidst a flare-up of violence. The opening of the Kerem Shalom crossing after nearly two weeks was decided by Israeli Defence Minister, Avigdor Lieberman and the Chief of General Staff, Gadi Eisenkot, reported Xinhua news agency which quoted a statement from the military.

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  7. Lieberman to Gaza residents: Calm pays off, violence doesn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Ynetnews

    Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman sent a message to Gaza residents on Wednesday morning after reopening the Kerem Shalom border crossing. After a situation assessment the defense minister held Tuesday with IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot and other defense heads, he decided to reopen the border crossing and expand the fishing zone off the coast of the strip back to a distance of 9 miles from the shore.

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  8. Israel eases Gaza restrictions amid cease-fire effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Fox News

    Israel on Wednesday opened its only cargo crossing with the Gaza Strip weeks after closing it amid a surge in violence with the Islamic militant group Hamas. The reopening of the Kerem Shalom crossing came as Egypt was stepping up efforts to broker a lasting cease-fire.

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  9. After reopening crossing, Liberman tells Gazans: Calm pays, violence doesn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Times of Israel

    In Arabic-language Facebook post addressed to residents of the Strip, defense minister says long-term truce depends on return of Israeli captives Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman, center, speaks with IDF chief Gadi Eisenkot, right, and other senior military officers during a visit to the Gaza Division on August 13, 2018. Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Wednesday called on residents of the Gaza Strip to maintain the relative quiet along the border that has been in place this week, saying doing so was in their best interest as evident by Israel's decision to reopen the main cargo crossing into the coastal enclave.

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  10. Israel reopens Gaza commercial crossing after month-long closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Al Jazeera

    Israel had sealed off the border last month, saying it was in retaliation over Palestinians setting fire to Israeli land [File: Hatem Omar/The Associated Press] Israel reopened the Karam Abu Salem border crossing, known as Kerem Shalom in Israel, the primary passageway that transfers necessities to residents of the besieged Gaza Strip . The lifting of the closure on Wednesday will allow the flow of vital products such as cooking gas, wheat and flour into Gaza - home to nearly two million people.

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  11. IDF: Kerem Shalom crossing into Gaza to be opened fully on WednesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Jerusalem Post

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  12. Key Gaza crossing set to fully reopen as calm along border holdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | The Times of Israel

    Army says Kerem Shalom will return to full operations at 9 a.m., Gazan fishing zone will be extended to 9 nautical miles Palestinian trucks seen at the Kerem Shalom crossing, the main passage point for goods entering Gaza from Israel, in the southern Gaza Strip on July 9, 2018. Israel was set to reopen the Kerem Shalom Crossing into Gaza and extend the Strip's permitted fishing zone on Wednesday morning, after several days of rare calm along Israel's restive border with the enclave.

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  13. A port in Cyprus for Gaza's humanitarian crisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Jerusalem Post

    A Palestinian fisherman stands in a boat at the seaport of Gaza City September 26, 2016. Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before.

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  14. Israeli Military Razes Palestinian Cultural Center in Series of Air StrikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | Artforum Intl.

    The al-Meshal Foundation in the Gaza Strip, one of the few cultural centers in Palestine, has been completely destroyed in a series of air strikes that Israeli military forces launched on Thursday, August 9. Eighteen people suffered minor injuries in the attack. The Israeli Defense Forces said that it targeted the five-story building, which housed a theater, a library, an Egyptian community center, and offices for several cultural organizations, because it was allegedly being used as a headquarters for Hamas.

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  15. Bennett blasts Lieberman's 'reward' to terrorists in easing Gaza restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Ynetnews

    Education Minister and Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett accused Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Tuesday of rewarding Hamas with a "prize in return for 130 days" of terror after the latter announced a decision that will see the easing of restrictions on the Gaza Strip if the Hamas leaders continue to ensure quiet on the border with Israel. "Lieberman's gestures to Hamas are a mistake-Jewish Home ministers will vote against the Israel-Hamas agreement," a press statement by Bennett's office read.

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  16. Lieberman: 'If Gaza calm prevails, crossing will be reopened'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Ynetnews

    Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Tuesday afternoon that if the calm on the Gaza border continues, the Kerem Shalom border crossing will be opened on Wednesday morning. After a situation assessment the defense minister held Tuesday with IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot and other defense heads, it was also decided to also expand the fishing zone off the coast of the strip back to a distance of 9 miles from the shore.

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  17. Gaza's history-making female runnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | BBC News

    In 2004, the 800m runner Sanaa Abu Bkheet became the first athlete from the Gaza Strip to represent Palestine at the Olympic Games. She led the Palestinian delegation at the opening ceremony, the first time a woman had carried the Palestinian flag at an Olympics.

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  18. Israel to reopen Gaza crossing, extend fishing zone if quiet remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | The Times of Israel

    Defense minister says easing of restrictions is intended to show Palestinians in the Strip that calm is 'in their best interest' Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Tuesday announced that Israel would reopen the Kerem Shalom Crossing into Gaza and extend the Strip's permitted fishing zone on Wednesday morning, provided there is no violence from the coastal enclave until then. The defense minister said this was meant to be a sign to Palestinians in the Strip that "maintaining the quiet is first and foremost in the interest of Gaza residents."

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  19. Bennett rejects potential truce deal with Hamas as 'reward for terrorists'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | The Times of Israel

    Jewish Home leader says his party will oppose any long-term ceasefire accord, warns it harms Israel's deterrence; defense minister dismisses 'empty slogans' Education Minister Naftali Bennett at farewell ceremony for Issac Herzog at the Knesset, in Jerusalem on July 18, 2018. A key coalition ally of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday harshly criticized any deal for a long-term ceasefire between Israel and the Hamas terror group in the Gaza Strip, adding that ministers in his party will oppose it.

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  20. Israeli Education Minister's Plan to Bring Down HamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Real Clear Politics

    When the war Cabinet of the most right-wing government in all of Israel's history met on the evening of Aug. 9, only one minister supported an extensive military operation in the Gaza Strip. That was Minister of Defense Avigdor Liberman, and even he - it is thought - did so mainly as a matter of protocol, because he had no choice politically.

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