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Two Hamas gunmen killed in Gaza


September 20th, 2009 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza, Sep 20 (DPA) Two militants, members of the Hamas movement, were killed Sunday in Israeli artillery shelling on east of the northern Gaza Strip town of Jabalia, medics and witnesses said. Gaza ... Read more...

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Human Rights Watch accuses Israel of `deliberate and reckless’ white phosphorus use in Gaza


March 26th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Mar.26 (ANI): Human Rights Watch has accused Israel of "deliberately and recklessly" firing white phosphorus shells into densely populated areas of Gaza, that killed and wounded civilians earlier this year.In a ... Read more...

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Israel Army probing phosphorus shell use against civilians in Gaza Strip


January 20th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan.20 (ANI): The Judge Advocate General of the Israel Defence Force (IDF) is investigating the alleged use of phosphorous shells during Operation Cast Lead in the Gaza Strip. According to the ... Read more...

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Israel sends ground troops into Gaza Strip (Lead)


January 4th, 2009 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv/Gaza, Jan 4 (DPA) Israel launched its long-expected ground invasion of the Gaza Strip Saturday night, as infantry and armour, backed by air support, moved into the north of the salient ... Read more...

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Israel shells Gaza, assault shows no sign of let-up (Roundup)


January 4th, 2009 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv/Gaza, Jan 3 (DPA) Israeli-Palestinian violence in and from the Gaza Strip showed no sign of letting up Saturday, as the Israel Air Force (IAF) attacked 40 targets in the salient ... Read more...

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Twenty killed in fighting in Somalia


September 24th, 2008 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Sep 24 (Xinhua) Twenty civilians were killed and 33 wounded in heavy artillery exchange between insurgents and African Union (AU) peacekeepers here, witnesses and hospital sources said Wednesday.Witnesses in Hawlwadag, Hodon ... Read more...

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40 killed in Somalia


September 22nd, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Sep 22 (Xinhua) At least 40 people were killed and 60, including 11 children, wounded when insurgents traded heavy fire with Somali troops and African Union (AU) peacekeepers Monday in the ... Read more...

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NATO artillery kills three children in Afghanistan


September 1st, 2008 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 1 (Xinhua) At least three children were killed and seven wounded Monday when artillery fire by NATO-led security forces accidentally hit a civilian compound in Afghanistan's eastern province of Paktika, ... Read more...

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Three Palestinian militants killed in Israeli strike


March 16th, 2008 - 12:53 am ICT by admin
DPA Gaza, March 15 (DPA) Three Palestinian militants were killed and three wounded in two Israeli strikes on the eastern and northern Gaza Strip, Palestinian medical staff and witnesses said. Witnesses said militants ... Read more...

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Ten civilians killed as Pak Army targets militants in Swat


January 5th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by admin
Peshawar, Jan 5 (ANI): At least ten civilians have been killed as artillery shells fired by security forces missed militants' position and landed in a residential area in Pakistan's restive north-west valley ... Read more...

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