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  1. Lions kept as pets by Gaza family arrive in JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    Two young lions that had been kept as pets in a Gaza refugee camp traveled Sunday to Jordan where their final destination will be a wildlife sanctuary. A Gaza family had bought the lions as cubs from a local zoo that was damaged in last year's war between Israel and Gaza's rulers from the Islamic militant Hamas group.

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  2. Two Lion Cubs Rescued in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    VIENNA/AMMAN- 06.07.2015 - Huge relief for the FOUR PAWS team and its supporters: Sunday afternoon the animal welfare workers could finally take the lion cubs from the crisis area and cross the last border post on their way to Israel. The journey of the young big cats is now almost complete.

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  3. Gaza's Children 'Emotionally Shattered' One Year After War, Charity SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    Palestinian children play on July 2, 2015, in the rubble of a building that was destroyed during the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas' militants in the summer of 2014, in the al-Shejaeiya neighbourhood, east of Gaza City. AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED ABED LONDON, July 6 - The majority of children living in areas of Gaza hardest-hit during last year's conflict are showing signs of severe emotional distress and trauma, including frequent bed wetting and nightmares, a global children's charity said on Monday.

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  4. Egyptian army backed by Apaches kills 241 Islamists in broad area between Sheikh Zuwaid and RafahRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Debka

    An immense stretch of Sinai desert populated by half a million people is under siege, as the Egyptian army fights off a major offensive by the Islamic State's Egyptian affiliate, the Sinai Province, against its positions in northern Sinai. The battle, which Monday, July 6, went into its sixth day, is being fought in an area bounded by the northern town of Sheikh Zuwaid, Rafah on the Gaza border, and up to Kerem Shalom and Nitzana on the Israeli border to the south.

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  5. Egyptian forces kill over 240 suspected Sinai militants in five daysRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    A picture taken from the Rafah border of the southern Gaza Strip with Egypt shows smoke billowing in Egypt's North Sinai on July 2, 2015. All militants were killed in the period between July 1 and July 5, Samir said in a statement.

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  6. Israel Coordinates Transfer of Lion Cubs from GazaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Forward

    The cubs, Max and Mona, were transferred to Israel from Gaza on Sunday through the Erez crossing and then taken to a sanctuary near Amman, where they arrived on Sunday evening. They first arrived at Erez on Friday after the Israeli side of the crossing had closed, and without any prior coordination.

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  7. Pair of young lions kept as pets by Gaza family returned to wildlife sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Indian Express

    Two young lions that had been kept as pets in a Gaza refugee camp traveled Sunday to Jordan where their final destination will be a wildlife sanctuary. A Gaza family had bought the lions as cubs from a local zoo that was damaged in last year's war between Israel and Gaza's rulers from the Islamic militant Hamas group.

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  8. Egyptian army backed by Apaches kills 63 Islamists in broad area between Sheikh Zuwaid and RafahRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Debka

    An immense stretch of Sinai desert populated by half a million people is under siege, as the Egyptian army fights off a major offensive by the Islamic State's Egyptian affiliate, the Sinai Province, against its positions in northern Sinai. The battle, which Monday, July 6, went into its sixth day, is being fought in an area bounded by the northern town of Sheikh Zuwaid, Rafah on the Gaza border, and up to Kerem Shalom and Nitzana on the Israeli border to the south.

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  9. The U.S. Must Help Egyptian President SisiRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | American Thinker

    The silence was truly deafening. Not a sound from Archbishop Desmond Tutu or Alice Walker or the eager boycotters of Israel or the United Nations Human Rights Council about the brutal massacre of more than 70, perhaps 100, Egyptian soldiers and civilians by Islamist terrorists in the northern Sinai peninsula.

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  10. Lions cubs kept as pets in Gaza arrive in JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Ibrahim Al-Jamal, 17, hugs Mona, the female lion cub, as his father Saduldin, 54, strokes her as they wait to evacuate from Gaza to the Erez border crossing between Israel and the Gaza Strip, in Beit Hanoun, in the northern Gaza Strip, Friday, July 3, 2015. GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Two young lions that had been kept as pets in a Gaza refugee camp traveled Sunday to Jordan where their final destination will be a wildlife sanctuary.

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  11. Lion Cubs Moved from Gaza to JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Two lion cubs were on Sunday taken from Gaza to Jordan, their former owner said, after their maintenance became too great a financial burden, reports AFP . "We're very sad.

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  12. Pair of lions kept as pets by Gaza family arrive in JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    Two young lions that had been kept as pets in a Gaza refugee camp traveled Sunday to Jordan where their final destination will be a wildlife sanctuary. A Gaza family had bought the lions as cubs from a local zoo that was damaged in last year's war between Israel and Gaza's rulers from the Islamic militant Hamas group.

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  13. Egyptian army kills 25 militants in North SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    CAIRO: Egypt's military launched airstrikes and ground operations that killed 25 Islamist militants in North Sinai Sunday, security sources said, as the country grapples with an increasingly ambitious insurgency based in the region. The Sinai has recently witnessed some of the heaviest fighting between security forces and Islamist militants since the army toppled President Mohammad Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood in 2013.

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  14. Egypt kills 25 gunmen in north Sinai - security sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Egyptian soldiers stand guard on the Egyptian side of the Rafah Border Crossing between Egypt and the southern Gaza Strip, on May 26, 2015. Egypt on Sunday killed 25 Islamist gunmen in the northern Sinai Peninsula, carrying out a series of airstrikes and ground operations against an Islamic State affiliate group, security sources said.

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  15. Gaza family's pet lions en route to Jordan sanctuary after being stranded at border crossingRead the original story

    Yesterday | 680News

    Two young lions that had been kept as pets in a Gaza refugee camp were travelling Sunday to Jordan where their final destination will be a wildlife sanctuary. A Gaza family had bought the lions as cubs from a local zoo that was damaged in last year's war between Israel and Gaza's rulers from the Islamic militant Hamas group.

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  16. Egypt Carries Out Anti-ISIS Operations in SinaiRead the original story

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Egyptian news sources report that the Egyptian military and police are carrying out extensive operations against ISIS in the northern Sinai. Most targets are around the Rafah border with Gaza.

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  17. Egypt destroys smuggling tunnels under Gaza borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    Egyptian soldiers inspect a smuggling tunnel in the divided border town of Rafah, along the border with the Hamas-run Gaza Strip. Egyptian security sources told Ma'an that the tunnel was found by Egyptian border guards in the Dayniya area south of Rafah.

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  18. Sweet dreams, kitties! Lion cubs spend night in Gaza hotel en route to JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    Saed Eldin al-Jamal's grandchildren pet two lion cubs outside their family house in the Rafah refugee camp. A pair of lion cubs en route from the Gaza Strip to Jordan spent a restful night in a Gaza hotel after being unable to cross the Israeli border, reports Associated Press.

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  19. Egypt: three separate Sinai attacks kill six civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    A picture taken from the Rafah border of the southern Gaza Strip with Egypt shows an Egyptian armored vehicle patrolling the area on the Egyptian side of the border on July 2, 2015. Two civilians were killed and a third was injured in a blast in North Sinai's Sheikh Zuweid on Saturday, police sources said, raising the civilian death toll on Saturday to six.

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  20. Egypt's Sisi rallies troops in Sinai after IS attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Nation

    Egypt's president said Saturday the situation in the restive Sinai Peninsula, where dozens of soldiers, jihadists and civilians have been killed this week in yet more violence, is "totally stable". Former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was speaking during an unannounced visit to the Sinai, dressed again in military fatigues, to rally troops following a wave of attacks there by Islamic State group jihadists.

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