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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Days after cease-fire, Gaza border demonstrations to resume

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip— Palestinian organizers of the weekly demonstrations in the Gaza Strip along the Israeli border said they will hold another protest on Friday — in a key test of this week’s cease-fire between Israel and Gaza militant groups. Tuesday’s cease-fire ended the heaviest fighting between Israel and Gaza’s Hamas rulers since a … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Days after cease-fire, Gaza border demonstrations to resume

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Cease-fire takes hold between Israel and Hamas

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Hamas and other militant groups said Tuesday they had accepted an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire to end two days of intense fighting with Israel that had pushed the sworn enemies to the brink of a new war. The sudden announcement brought relief to a region that had been paralyzed by hundreds of … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Cease-fire takes hold between Israel and Hamas

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Israel, Hamas trade heavy fire after deadly incursion

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip  — Palestinian militants bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells Monday while Israeli warplanes struck targets throughout the Gaza Strip in what appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since the 2014 war. Palestinian officials said at least three people, including two militants, were killed by Israeli … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Israel, Hamas trade heavy fire after deadly incursion

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Israeli fire kills 6 Palestinians at Gaza protest

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Israeli forces shot dead six Palestinians Friday in one of the deadliest days in months of mass protests along the security fence separating Gaza and Israel, Gaza’s Health Ministry said. The ministry added that at least another 140 Palestinians were wounded by live bullets. It said that four of those … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Israeli fire kills 6 Palestinians at Gaza protest

KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip | Palestinians bury 7 killed in latest flare-up in Gaza Strip

KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip— Thousands of Gazans on Saturday thronged the funerals of seven people killed by Israeli troops during mass protests the previous day, chanting anti-Israel and anti-U.S. slogans and calling for revenge. The coastal strip’s ruling Hamas militant group, meanwhile, dispatched a delegation to Egypt in a desperate new attempt to ease a … Continue reading KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip | Palestinians bury 7 killed in latest flare-up in Gaza Strip

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | 7 Gazans, including 2 boys, killed by Israeli fire on border

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip— Israeli troops killed seven Palestinians, two of them children, and wounded dozens more, Palestinian health officials said, in the deadliest day in recent weeks as Gaza’s Hamas rulers stepped up protests along the border fence. Thousands of Palestinians gathered Friday at five locations along Gaza Strip’s frontier with Israel in response … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | 7 Gazans, including 2 boys, killed by Israeli fire on border

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | 6 Gazans, including 2 boys, killed by Israeli fire on border

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Israeli troops killed six Palestinians, two of them children, and wounded dozens more in the deadliest day in recent weeks as Gaza’s Hamas rulers stepped up protests along the border fence on Friday. Thousands of Palestinians gathered at five locations along Gaza Strip’s frontier with Israel in response to calls … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | 6 Gazans, including 2 boys, killed by Israeli fire on border