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June 16, 2018 11:08 PM Israel targets Palestinians launching 'fire balloons' from Gaza

GAZA CITY: The Israeli army on Saturday wounded two Palestinians in the Gaza Strip attempting to launch incendiary balloons across the border into Israel, officials said. An Israeli military spokeswoman said an "aerial device" had fired at a group near the Gaza border that was launching "fire balloons" carrying flammable material into Israel 4

June 6, 2018 8:09 AM Israeli minister slams Argentina team over football cancellation

JERUSALEM: Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Wednesday slammed the Argentina national football team over the cancellation of a planned friendly against Israel in Jerusalem, calling it a surrender to hate. "It's a shame that Argentina's footballing nobility did not withstand the pressure from Israeli-hating inciters," he wrote on Twitter in the first 5

May 15, 2018 9:50 AM PKR opposes Palestinian-Israeli conflict, US embassy relocation to Jerusalem

KUALA LUMPUR: The PKR has strongly opposed the decision of the United States (US) to officially open its embassy in Jerusalem yesterday. Its secretary-general, Datuk Saifuddin Nasution Ismail said doing so would not only affect regional stability but also security, in finding a comprehensive solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. "PKR hopes Malaysia 10

May 15, 2018 12:36 AM Erdogan accuses Israel of 'genocide' over Gaza deaths

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused Israel of "state terror" and "genocide" after Israeli forces killed at least 55 Palestinians on the Gaza border. In one of his most vehement broadsides ever against the Jewish state, Erdogan also announced three days of national mourning over the deaths, as well as a giant protest in Istanbul 12

April 12, 2018 3:51 AM Hamas fighter killed in Israel Gaza strike

Israeli soldiers stand on an armoured personnel carrier (APC) outside the central Gaza Strip as they fire a 120 mm mortar shell towards Gaza July 31, 2014. — Reuters picGAZA CITY, April 12 — A fighter from the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas was killed this morning by an Israeli strike in the Gaza Strip, the health ministry in the enclave said. Mohammed 9

April 2, 2018 6:32 AM Malaysia calls for swift action over Palestinian issue

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia today called on the international community to act swiftly and decisively to avoid further loss of Palestinian lives,following the protests at the Gaza-Israeli border last Friday. Condemning in the strongest terms Israel's aggression against the Palestinians in the peaceful 'Great Return March', Wisma Putra said in a statement that the excessive 6

March 13, 2018 9:29 AM Blast targets Palestinian PM's convoy during rare Gaza visit

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: An explosion targeted Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah's convoy as he arrived in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday for a rare visit, lightly wounding seven people, officials and witnesses said. Hamdallah was not injured in the explosion, which occurred shortly after his convoy entered the territory run by Islamist 15

February 19, 2018 11:44 PM Canada voices concern to Israel over mass expulsion

A Palestinian woman waits for her relatives to return into Gaza after the Egyptian Authority opened the Rafah Border Crossing for one day, in the southern Gaza Strip February 19, 2018. — Reuters picOTTAWA, Feb 20 — Canada, which takes in more African refugees from Israel than any other nation, has voiced concerns to the Jewish state over its planned 16

February 2, 2018 9:57 AM Israel strikes Hamas in Gaza after rocket fired

A Palestinian policeman loyal to Hamas inspects the scene of an Israeli air strike in the northern Gaza Strip October 28, 2013. Israeli forces struck a Hamas position in Gaza early today after a rocket was fired from the area. — Reuters picGAZA CITY, Feb 2 — Israeli forces struck a Hamas position in Gaza early today after a rocket was fired from the Palestinian 7

February 1, 2018 2:46 PM Palestinian accord dying slow death as new deadline missed

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: The two leading Palestinian factions missed another deadline Thursday to implement a reconciliation deal, potentially burying the landmark accord aimed at ending their decade-long split. Islamist movement Hamas was supposed to hand over power in the Gaza Strip to the Palestinian Authority, led by secular movement Fatah 8