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7 min ago | The Times of Israel
A mortar shell fired from Gaza made a direct hit on a car in a kibbutz in the Sha'ar Hanagev region, killing a four-year-old boy, August 22, 2014.
4 hrs ago | Globe and Mail
A warplane operated by forces of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad carries out what activists said was an air raid around al-Tabqa military base at a government-controlled airport that is surrounded by militants, west of Raqqa city.
8 hrs ago | Al Bawaba
An image grab from Hezbollah's al-Manar TV shows Hassan Nasrallah, the head of Lebanon's militant Shiite Muslim movement Hezbollah.
12 hrs ago | Scoop
Seven-year-old Maha, who is paralyzed down the neck following an airstrike in Gaza, was allowed to leave Gaza on 20 August 2014 and is on her way to a hospital in Turkey to seek adequate treatment.
Some 'lone soldiers' may be orphans, or grew up in haredi families and broke away, or have parents who abandoned them in infancy for one reason or another.
President Mahmoud Abbas met Thursday with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Ibn Hamad Al Thani in Doha, the Qatari capital.
A senior Hamas leader has said the group carried out the kidnapping and killing of three Israeli teens in the West Bank in June - the first time anyone from the Islamic militant group has said it was behind an attack that helped spark the current war in the Gaza Strip.
Justice invites the public to an evening of discussion on Palestine on Friday, August 29, at 7 p.m. at the Blue Hill Public Library, according to a news release.
NDP MP Sana Hassainia walks out of the House of Commons with her baby Skander-Jack as she makes her way to meet with reporters on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa on February 8, 2012.
The explosions rocking the Gaza Strip may seem far removed from the flashy cars and skyscrapers of ultra-rich Qatar, but efforts to end fighting between Hamas and Israel could hinge on how the tiny Gulf Arab state wields its influence over a Palestinian militant group with few friends left.
Hundreds of protesters flooded the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City on Wednesday, carrying signs and chanting in support of Palestinians as violence continues to rage in Gaza.
The Palestine Liberation Organization on Wednesday condemned the Israeli order to exile Palestinian member of parliament Khalida Jarrar from her home in Ramallah, as further details emerged of deportation order she received in a pre-dawn raid earlier in the day.
Palestinian militants launched dozens of rockets and Israel responded with airstrikes Wednesday after Egyptian efforts to mediate a lasting truce in the monthlong Gaza war collapsed in a hail of fire a day earlier.
Israeli forces have destroyed at least 27,000 homes in the West Bank since 1967, according to the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions Israeli forces on Wednesday demolished four Palestinian homes in the Nablus village of Aqraba, a Palestinian official said.
A video purporting to show an Islamic State fighter speaking with a British accent beheading an American journalist is being investigated by the Obama administration.
The head of the Palestinian negotiating team that spent nine months in US-brokered talks with Israel has rejected criticism by former US special envoy Martin Indyk that the Palestinians backed away from the table, and instead accused the US of never putting any proposals down in writing.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 06:21 pm
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