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JERUSALEM | Israeli police: Palestinian stabs officers in police station

JERUSALEM— A knife-wielding Palestinian attacker sneaked into a Jerusalem police station and lightly wounded four police officers before he was shot and captured, Israeli police said Thursday. The assault came on the heels of a fragile truce that was reached between Israel and Islamic militants in the Gaza Strip that ended two days of heavy … Continue reading JERUSALEM | Israeli police: Palestinian stabs officers in police station

JERUSALEM | Gaza militants accept cease-fire; No word from Israel

JERUSALEM  — Hamas and other Gaza militant groups said Tuesday they have accepted an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire after launching hundreds of rockets into Israel over the past 24 hours and weathering a wave of punishing Israeli airstrikes. There was no immediate word from Israel on whether it had accepted a deal to halt the heaviest exchange … Continue reading JERUSALEM | Gaza militants accept cease-fire; No word from Israel

JERUSALEM | The Latest: Israeli strikes kill 2 after Gaza rocket attack

JERUSALEM— The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Palestinian health officials say Israeli airstrikes in the northern Gaza Strip have killed two people and wounded another three. It was not immediately clear if the casualties were militants or civilians. Health officials said they were all men in their 20s. Israel launched … Continue reading JERUSALEM | The Latest: Israeli strikes kill 2 after Gaza rocket attack

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Palestinians launch dozens of rockets into Israel after raid

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Palestinian militants on Monday fired dozens of rockets and mortar shells into southern Israel, critically wounding an Israeli teen in what appeared to be an act of revenge after a deadly undercover Israeli military raid the day before. The Israeli military responded by dispatching fighter jets to strike “terror targets” … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Palestinians launch dozens of rockets into Israel after raid

CAIRO | Egypt foreign minister meets Jordan, PA officials in Cairo

CAIRO (AP) — Foreign ministers and chiefs of intelligence from Egypt, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority are meeting in Cairo to discuss the latest violent escalations between Israelis and Palestinians. Thursday’s meeting comes after a cease-fire between the Palestinians and Israelis was reached a day earlier to end the largest flare-up of violence between the … Continue reading CAIRO | Egypt foreign minister meets Jordan, PA officials in Cairo

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Hamas says man gunned down in Malaysia was important member

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | April 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  Gaza’s ruling Hamas militant group said Saturday that a man who was gunned down in Malaysia was an important member of the organization, accusing Israel of being behind the brazen killing. Hamas said Palestinian engineer Fadi al-Batsh was a “loyal” member and a “scientist of Palestine’s … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Hamas says man gunned down in Malaysia was important member