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This detailed map of Gaza helps explain the conflict

Vox - 17 Jul 2014
Since Israel withdrew its military forces and settlers from Gaza in 2005, the relationship between the Palestinian territory and Israeli authorities has been, to say the least, fraught. This map does a great job laying out that relationship and how ...
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Hamas accepts cease-fire after massive Israeli Gaza strikes

The Boston Globe - 22 Jul 2018
JERUSALEM — Gaza's militant Hamas rulers said Saturday they had accepted a cease-fire ending a massive Israeli onslaught on militant positions after a soldier was shot dead, once again pulling the sides back from the brink of a full-fledged war ...
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IDF tank struck a Hamas outpost north of the Gaza Strip

The Jerusalem Post - 21 Jul 2018
An IDF tank struck a Hamas outpost north of the Gaza Strip on Saturday following a breach of the security fence by several men who returned to the Gaza Strip following the strike, reported IDF spokesperson. A cease-fire between Israel, Hamas, and other ...
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Israeli air strike kills Hamas man in Gaza

Eyewitness News - 20 Jul 2018
GAZA – An Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip killed a member of the Islamist group Hamas on Thursday and wounded three others, Hamas sources and medical officials said. The Israeli military confirmed it had carried out a strike targeting Hamas ...
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Soldier killed by Gaza sniper fire, IDF retaliates

Ynetnews - 20 Jul 2018
After Palestinians open fire at IDF troops on Gaza border, killing one soldier, Israeli tanks and aircraft retaliate with strikes on terror targets across the strip; political and security brass hold emergency situation evaluation in Kirya Headquarters ...
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'Truce' agreed after Gaza border flares again

Globalnews.ca - 21 Jul 2018
'Truce' agreed after Gaza border flares again. Hamas says it has agreed to a truce with Israel the day after five people – four Palestinians and an Israeli soldier – were killed in violence on the border. The death of the soldier prompted dozens of ...
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Gaza Palestinian groups agree to ceasefire

The Jerusalem Post - 20 Jul 2018
Palestinian armed groups in Gaza confirmed to Egyptian and other mediators that they agree to a ceasefire with Israel, Al-Jazeera reported late Friday. The ceasefire follows a tense day of conflict that saw dozens of airstrikes on Gaza, one IDF solider ...
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Together until the end: The last hours of two Gaza teens

Middle East Eye - 20 Jul 2018
GAZA CITY, Gaza - Everyone said Luay Kahil and Amir al-Nimra were more like brothers than friends. Even their birthdays - 28 August for Amir, and 13 September for Luay - were not far apart. The inseparable teenagers, who spent most of their time ...
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IDF confirms second strike on positions in Gaza

The Jerusalem Post - 20 Jul 2018
The IDF attacked eight terrorist targets belonging to Hamas in the Gaza Strip on Friday evening, according to the IDF Spokeperson's Unit. The Attacks was carried out in response to IDF gunfire during the demonstrations in the southern Gaza Strip and a ...
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UN Security Council to discuss Gaza escalation

Arutz Sheva - 21 Jul 2018
“The Security Council and the international community must unequivocally condemn Hamas immediately, which perpetrates violence and terror against Israeli communities, endangering their lives, and holds the entire Palestinian population of Gaza hostage.
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Egypt, UN act to prevent war in Gaza

Ynetnews - 20 Jul 2018
Egypt and the UN are acting to restrain Israel and Hamas to prevent the situation in Gaza to escalate to a war. The main pressure is applied on Hamas and both the UN and Egypt are demanding Hamas not to retaliate on Israel's extensive retaliatory ...
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IDF soldier killed in Gaza

Ynetnews - 20 Jul 2018
An IDF soldier was killed near Kissufim by sniper fire from the Gaza Strip on Friday afternoon, leading for a retaliatory strike by the IDF that killed at least four Hamas fighters. The message was given to the soldier's family. First published: 07.20 ...
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Israel launches air strikes in Gaza following soldier's death

The Australian Financial Review - 21 Jul 2018
Israeli warplanes launched a large-scale attack across the Gaza Strip on Friday, one of the fiercest in years, after a Palestinian sniper killed an Israeli soldier along the border fence during a day of escalating hostilities. Successive explosions ...
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IDF soldier killed on Gaza border; Hamas agrees to ceasefire

The Jerusalem Post - 20 Jul 2018
Palestinians shared photos of reported IDF strikes on Gaza on social media Friday, as three Palestinians were reportedly killed, the Hamas-run Ministry of Health said. This content no longer exists. This content no longer exists. [18:23] Report ...
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Homemade beauty remedies mean ugly business in Gaza

Al-Monitor - 19 Jul 2018
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — In cash-strapped Gaza Strip, increasing numbers of female entrepreneurs are offering homemade personal care products to the market. For some buyers, these unlicensed products have turned out to be an unpleasant experience.

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