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3 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah
The U.N. Security Council agreed on a statement Sunday calling for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas and scheduled a meeting at midnight to adopt it.
7 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
Mohammad Shtayyeh says people under siege will react to defend themselves and that is what is happening in Gaza.
11 hrs ago | The Raw Story
One of two Palestinians who claimed to have been savagely beaten by a Jewish mob in east Jerusalem was still in intensive care in an Israeli hospital on Sunday, two days after the alleged attack.
15 hrs ago | Forward
The police stopped a suspicious-looking vehicle at the Beitar Illit checkpoint in the Gush Etzion bloc south of Jerusalem.
20 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
Diplomatic officials say IDF will act against any violation of the truce that is set to end midnight Sunday; rocket lands in open area of metropolitan Tel Aviv; interceptions over Ashdod, Ashkelon areas.
Hamas resumed rocket fire Saturday on Israel after rejecting Israel's offer to extend a humanitarian cease-fire, the latest setback in international efforts to negotiate an end to the Gaza war.
French police arrested 70 people at a banned pro-Palestinian protest in central Paris on Saturday that degenerated into clashes between demonstrators and armour-clad riot squads.
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, third from left, stands with from left, Qatari Foreign Minister Khaled al-Attiyah, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini after their ... (more)
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Israel is preparing to "broaden" its ground assault on Gaza after reportedly rejecting an international plan for a temporary truce.
Russian President Vladimir Putin bears at least some responsibility for the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Friday.
The leader of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group vowed on Friday to support Palestinian militants battling Israeli troops in Gaza, even as his own fighters are bogged down in the war in neighboring Syria.
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Palestinian hospital officials say three Palestinians have been killed in the West Bank, which has become increasingly restive because of a war between Israel and Hamas militants next door in the Gaza Strip.
"There are, alas, no survivors," French President Francois Hollande says. "I share the pain of families living through this terrible ordeal."
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 08:58 pm
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