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  1. Palestinian dies in Gaza tunnel collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Al Bawaba

    Sources told Ma'an the man, identified only by his initials "M.M", was a 24-year-old Palestinian from the village of Khirbet al-Aadas. Palestinian sources told Ma'an that the man, identified only by his initials "M.M", was a 24-year-old Palestinian from the village of Khirbet al-Aadas north of Rafah.

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  2. Israeli general: Hamas giving medical care to IS fighters from SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Times of Israel

    A Palestinian man works inside a smuggling tunnel which connects the Gaza Strip and Egypt in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip, November 24, 2012 The Hamas terror group is allowing Islamic State fighters from Sinai to be treated in Gaza Strip hospitals in exchange for weapons and money, an Israeli general told a Saudi-owned news outlet on Monday. The IS operatives enter the Gaza Strip through tunnels from Egypt and receive medical treatment at Nasser Hospital in the southern city of Khan Younis, according to Maj.

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  3. HRW condemns Hamas execution of own fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Daily Star

    A member of Palestinian security forces loyal to Hamas reads a Koran as he keeps guard outside the gate of Rafah border crossing with Egypt, in the southern Gaza Strip February 5, 2016. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

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  4. Palestinian man killed when Gaza smuggling tunnel caves inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Times of Israel

    Eyewitnesses told the Safa news agency that the victim, 24, was a resident of the town of Khirbet Ades, north of Rafah, and that the tunnel was for the purpose of smuggling goods into the Strip. The tunnel's entrance was located in the Al-Shaout neighborhood of Rafah from where it ran under the Egyptian border less than 250 meters away, the report said.

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  5. ISIS Executioner Participated in Gallowaya s 2009 Gaza a Aid ConvoyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Jewish Press

    Another British-born ISIS executioner, a follower of the notorious "Jihadi John" , has been identified by British and American intelligence services as Londoner Alexanda Kotey, 32, one of four ISIS Brits, dubbed "the Beatles" because of their accents, who are responsible for beheading 27 hostages, BuzzFeed News and the Washington Post reported Sunday. Kotey, as was to be expected, has been described as a "quiet and humble" football fan from west London.

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  6. Former British MP George Galloway prepares to speak to the Islamic Action Front supporters in AmmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Jerusalem Post

    Allexanda Kotey, a former west London resident of Greek Cypriot and Ghanaian extraction, is one of four Brits who have been dubbed with the moniker "ISIS Beatles." A British national who defected to Islamic State and became one of the jihadist organization's most notorious henchmen traveled to the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip as part of an aid convoy organized by far-left politician George Galloway, media outlets in the United Kingdom reported on Sunday.

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  7. Steinitz: Egypt flooded Hamas tunnels at our requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz revealed on Saturday that Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi flooded some of Hamas's underground tunnels at Israel's request. "Flooding is a good solution in that area.

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  8. Egyptian army kills ten militants in SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Al Bawaba

    Egyptian soldiers stand next to an armored personnel carrier on the road leading to Cairo University on July 4, 2013 in Cairo. The Egyptian Army said Friday that it killed ten militants in Sinai, injured 13, and arrested six as part of raids in the area, according to a statement from the military spokesperson, Daily News Egypt reports.

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  9. Minister says Egypt flooded Hamas tunnels at Israel's requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Times of Israel

    Palestinians inspect the damage after Egyptian forces flooded smuggling tunnels dug beneath the Gaza-Egypt border, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, on September 18, 2015. The Egyptian military flooded several smuggling tunnels beneath the Gaza Strip's southern border at Israel's request, Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz said Saturday.

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  10. REWIND: Best images in the past 24 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Rediff.com

    Here's a collection of some of the best photos from around the world shot in the last 24 hours. A craze for lifelike dolls thought to bring good luck is sweeping Thailand, reflecting widespread anxiety as the economy struggles and political uncertainty persists nearly two years after a coup.

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  11. Gaza Tunnels Continue CollapsingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Israeli security forces made a wave of arrests in a West Bank village near Jenin where the three terrorists came from. Police believe the three intended to attack a group of civilians .

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  12. Hamas said to suffer fresh tunnel collapse in Gaza StripRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Times of Israel

    Palestinian men work at the entrance of a tunnel used for smuggling supplies between Egypt and the Gaza Strip after being flooded with seawater by the Egyptian army, in Rafah in southern Gaza on October 1, 2015. A tunnel constructed by the Islamist group Hamas in the Gaza Strip collapsed Wednesday evening, hours after members of the terrorist organization buried two fighters killed in another shaft collapse a day before.

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  13. Hamas cartoon depicts Egyptian flooding of Gaza-Sinai borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Jerusalem Post

    In the clip, Egyptian bulldozers are seen moving large mounds of dirt and flooding the area adjacent to the border fence. A Hamas-affiliated news agency posted a short animation on Wednesday depicting Egypt's efforts at creating a canal along the Rafah-Sinai border in order to put a halt to smuggling tunnels.

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  14. Hamas says 2 of its members killed in Gaza tunnel collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Times of Israel

    Palestinian men work at the entrance of a tunnel, used for smuggling supplies between Egypt and the Gaza Strip, after being flooded with seawater by Egyptian army, in Rafah in southern Gaza, on October 1, 2015. The Islamist Hamas rulers of the Gaza Strip confirmed Wednesday that two of the group's members died when a tunnel collapsed as they were working on it in the south of the coastal enclave.

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  15. Ariel Sharon advisor: Gush Katif was destroyed on PA requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Dov Weisslgass, Ariel Sharon's personal consultant and confidant, has revealed that the destruction of the communities in Gush Katif was requested by the Palestinian Authority and its head, Mahmoud Abbas. During an interview with Army Radio, Weissglass explained that, contrary to the public feeling in Israel and around the world that the disengagement was carried out unilaterally, Israel spend dozens of hours in talks with the PA in order to determine how to carry out the action.

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  16. .com | Egypt attacks in Sinai leave 4 security forces deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | News24

    Two Egyptian policemen and two soldiers were killed on Sunday in two bombing attacks in the country's restive Sinai Peninsula, where ISIS jihadists have regularly attacked security forces. In one attack at dawn, a remotely-detonated bomb hit a police vehicle as security forces were carrying out a search operation in the Rafah region, on the border with the Gaza Strip, killing two policemen, officials said.

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  17. Dig, dug, do something?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Times of Israel

    A Palestinian man looks at what used to be a tunnel leading from the Gaza Strip into Israel, in the area of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, on August 5, 2014 The resurgence of Hamas tunnels inside and out of Gaza should come as surprise to exactly no one, but with Israel's security being literally undermined by the terror group, the issue has popped back into the press in a big way. Both the Yedioth Ahronoth and Israel Hayom tabloids give the issue front page treatment after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded to the scuttlebutt about digging sounds and Hamas braggadocio that it's rebuilding tunnels.

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  18. Egypt attacks in Sinai leave four security forces dead: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Peninsula

    Cairo: Two Egyptian policemen and two soldiers were killed on Sunday in two bombing attacks in the country's restive Sinai Peninsula, where Islamic State jihadists have regularly attacked security forces. In one attack at dawn, a remotely-detonated bomb hit a police vehicle as security forces were carrying out a search operation in the Rafah region, on the border with the Gaza Strip, killing two policemen, officials said.

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  19. Egypt Attacks in Sinai Leave Four Security Forces DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Outlook

    Two Egyptian policemen and two soldiers were killed in two bombing attacks in the country's restive Sinai Peninsula, where Islamic State jihadists have regularly attacked security forces. In one attack at dawn yesterday, a remotely-detonated bomb hit a police vehicle as security forces were carrying out a search operation in the Rafah region, on the border with the Gaza Strip, killing two policemen, officials said.

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  20. Herzog accuses government of inaction on Gaza terror tunnelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Jerusalem Post

    "What are the Prime Minister and Defense Minister waiting for? For terrorists with guns drawn to emerge in a kibbutz or Moshav?" The government must respond to the continued construction of tunnels from Gaza into Israel, opposition leader Isaac Herzog said Sunday, during a visit with regional council leaders. Herzog pointed out that residents living near the Gaza border reported hearing tunnels being dug under their homes, and that the Egyptians have bombed numerous Hamas tunnels under the Rafah crossing.

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