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Israeli airstrike kills 2 Hamas officers in southern Gaza Strip


September 20th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by BNO News
GAZA CITY, GAZA (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli forces carried out an airstrike in the southern Gaza Strip on late Wednesday evening, killing two Hamas security officers and injuring a third, Hamas officials ... Read more...

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US urges Palestinians, Israelis to end violence


March 13th, 2012 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 13 (IANS) The US government Monday urged the Palestinians and the Israelis to end violence as the ongoing conflicts between Israel and militants in Gaza entered its fourth ... Read more...

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Israeli jets raid Gaza


February 12th, 2012 - 7:10 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Feb 12 (IANS) Israeli fighter jets Saturday night raided four targets in the Gaza Strip, wounding at least two people, medics and witnesses said.Israeli F16 warplanes hovered over the ... Read more...

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Two Palestinians hanged for collaborating with Israel


July 27th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Gaza City, July 26 (IANS/AKI) Two Palestinians were hanged Tuesday for collaborating with Israel, the Hamas said.Hamas is the Islamist movement that governs the Gaza Strip.The two were executed after ... Read more...

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Bomb detonated near UNSCO in Gaza


June 26th, 2011 - 5:14 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, June 26 (IANS) A bomb was detonated behind the United Nations Special Coordinator Office (UNSCO) in Gaza city, Xinhua reported Sunday.The sudden explosion wrecked the area, where the ... Read more...

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Hundreds of Palestinians celebrate unity deal


May 4th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by BNO News
RAMALLAH (BNO NEWS) -- Hundreds of Palestinians on Wednesday took to the streets to celebrate the unity deal signed by Palestinian factions, including Fatah and Hamas, in Cairo, Palestine News Network reported.People ... Read more...

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Hamas condemns bin Laden’s killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza City, May 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Hamas leader Ismail Haniya condemned Monday the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in a special operation carried out by the US ... Read more...

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Militants linked to al Qaeda fire mortar rounds at Israel


November 21st, 2010 - 1:38 am ICT by BNO News
GAZA CITY (BNO NEWS) -- A militant group linked to al Qaeda on Saturday claimed that it has fired three mortars at a Israeli-controlled crossing in southern Gaza."The shelling is a response ... Read more...

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Israeli airstrike kills two in Gaza


November 18th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Nov 18 (IANS) Two Palestinians were killed and three injured in an Israeli airstrike in Gaza, an official said Thursday.An Israeli war jet targeted a car in central Gaza City Wednesday ... Read more...

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70 disabled Gaza men look towards a new life


November 1st, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza, Nov 1 (IANS) Life will perhaps be a lot better for them now. Seventy men, left disabled when Israel launched a military offensive in Gaza in December 2008, have tied the ... Read more...

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2,395 Palestinian racers break Guinness World Record in marathon


October 24th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Gaza, Oct 24(ANI): Over 2,000 Palestinian racers have successfully broken the Guinness World Record for "Most people running hundred meters in a 12-hour relay continuously".The Gaza-based Al-Jazeera Sports Club in coordination with ... Read more...

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Israeli jets hit Hamas targets in Gaza, nine hurt


July 31st, 2010 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, July 31 (DPA) Nine Palestinians were injured late Friday when Israeli warplanes struck three separate targets in the Gaza Strip, which is ruled by the Islamic Hamas movement, medics and witnesses ... Read more...

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Israel should open Gaza crossings: EU


July 19th, 2010 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem/Gaza City, July 19 (DPA) Israel should allow exports from the Gaza Strip, European Union High Representative Catherine Ashton said, as she toured the enclave Sunday and said the EU would continue ... Read more...

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Gaza rulers ban women from smoking water pipes in cafes


July 18th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Gaza City, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hamas has banned the women of the Gaza strip from smoking water pipes. It ought to be mentioned that the Hamas rules the Palestinian Gaza City.The ... Read more...

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UN, Hamas compete over summer camps for Gaza children


June 18th, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, June 18 (IANS) The UN and the Hamas group are up in arms against each other in organising summer camps for children in the Gaza strip and over 600 camps with ... Read more...

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Arab League chief calls for breaking Gaza siege


June 13th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza, June 13 (IANS) Arab League chief Amr Moussa Sunday called for an immediate lifting of Israeli blockade of the Palestinian territory. "The siege must be broken and lifted," Moussa told reporters after ... Read more...

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Israeli Navy kills four Gaza militants


June 7th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza City, June 7 (IANS/AKI) The Israeli Navy Monday killed four militants who were allegedly planning a maritime attack off the Gaza coast. Gaza's ruling Islamist Hamas movement said four bodies have ... Read more...

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Israel deports jailed Gaza aid activists


June 2nd, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza City, June 2 (IANS/AKI) Israel Wednesday began deporting scores of foreign activists, arrested after a deadly attack on a Gaza-bound humanitarian aid flotilla, following the UN's appeal for their immediate release. Around ... Read more...

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Five Palestinians killed in Gaza (Lead)


June 1st, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza City, June 1 (DPA) Israel killed five militants in two separate incidents in the Gaza Strip Tuesday, as Palestinian militias escalated their attacks a day after the Israeli navy killed nine ... Read more...

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Israel kills three Palestinians in Gaza


June 1st, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza City, June 1 (DPA) Israel killed three Palestinian militants in the northern Gaza Strip Tuesday, as they were about to launch a makeshift rocket at southern Israel, Palestinian medical officials and ... Read more...

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Gaza’s car industry: A tale in four parts


May 16th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Saud Abu Ramadan Gaza City, May 16 (DPA) You can get a brand new BMW in the impoverished Gaza Strip, but it'll come in pieces which you'll have to weld together.And you'll ... Read more...

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Israeli warplanes bomb two Gaza tunnels, no casualties


May 10th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by BNO News
GAZA CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli warplanes hit two sites on the Gaza strip on late Sunday, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) said."The attack is in response to the rocket that hit ... Read more...

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Hamas militant killed in Gaza mysterious explosion


April 24th, 2010 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, April 24 (IANS) An Islamic Hamas movement militant was killed Friday night in an explosion in southern Gaza City, medics and witnesses said. The witnesses said that ambulances and rescue teams rushed ... Read more...

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Israeli warplanes strike in Gaza, five injured


April 2nd, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza City, April 2 (DPA) Israeli fighter jets struck targets in the Gaza Strip early Friday, after a month of increased Palestinian rocket attacks and Israeli retaliatory strikes on the ... Read more...

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Israeli airstrikes wound 10 in Gaza


March 20th, 2010 - 5:20 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, March 20 (DPA) Israeli F16 warplanes Friday night carried out two successive airstrikes on southern Gaza Strip, wounding at least 10 people, in response to earlier rocket attacks on southern Israel, ... Read more...

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Two Israeli soldiers indicted for actions during Gaza offensive


March 12th, 2010 - 4:42 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, March 12 (DPA) Israeli military prosecutors indicted two Israeli soldiers Thursday for allegedly ordering a Palestinian child to open bags suspected of containing explosives, during Israel's Gaza Strip offensive last ... Read more...

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Hamas Government bans men from working in women salons


March 5th, 2010 - 3:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Gaza City, Mar 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Gaza’s Islamic government on Thursday announced that it was banning men from working in women’s hair salons. This is their latest step in an effort ... Read more...

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British filmmaker arrested in Gaza Strip


February 15th, 2010 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Feb 15 (DPA) Hamas security forces arrested a British filmmaker Sunday as he arrived to testify on behalf of a Palestinian militant accused of giving information to Israel, Palestinian and British ... Read more...

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Israeli army strikes Gaza militant targets, four injured


January 2nd, 2010 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
Gaza City, Jan 2 (DPA) Israeli war jets and tanks struck several targets in eastern and southern Gaza Strip Friday night, wounding at least four people, witnesses and medical sources said. Witnesses said ... Read more...

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Israeli planes strike in Gaza, three wounded


November 24th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza City, Nov 24 (DPA) Israeli warplanes bombed three targets in the Gaza Strip before dawn Tuesday, responding to two rockets fired into southern Israel the previous evening, the Israeli military ... Read more...

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Ten wounded in Israeli strikes on Gaza


November 22nd, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Nov 22 (DPA) At least 10 Palestinians were injured in three successive Israeli airstrikes overnight and early Sunday on the southern, central and northern Gaza Strip, medical officials and the Israeli ... Read more...

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Humanitarian aid to Gaza up by 900 percent, says Israel


November 17th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Nov. 17 (ANI): The inflow of humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip has gone up by approximately 900 percent in 12 months, the IDF has said."We are investing major resources to ... Read more...

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Israeli airstrike kills three Gaza militants


September 26th, 2009 - 2:42 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Sep 26 (Xinhua) Three militants were killed Friday in an Israeli airstrike in the eastern Gaza city, medics and witnesses said. The incident took place in the al-Tufah neighbourhood of the city. ... Read more...

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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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Pro-al Qaeda group tried to assassinate Blair, Carter in Gaza


September 7th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Sep. 7 (ANI): A Gaza Strip based pro-al Qaeda terrorist organization has revealed that it tried to kill former British prime minister and Quartet Middle East envoy Tony Blair and former ... Read more...

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