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U.N. agency aiding Palestinians rejects U.S. bid to strip it of mandate

23 May 2019

GAZA The head of the United Nations agency that has supported Palestinian refugees for seven decades hit back on Thursday at a U.S. proposal to have host countries take over the services it provides across the Middle East.

Palestinian business leaders to boycott U.S. economic conference

21 May 2019

RAMALLAH/GAZA Palestinian business leaders on Tuesday rebuffed U.S. plans for an economic conference in Bahrain that has become the spearhead of President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan.

Nearly 50 Palestinians wounded in 'Catastrophe' anniversary protests on Gaza-Israel border

15 May 2019

GAZA Israeli troops wounded nearly 50 Palestinians at the Gaza border on Wednesday during protests to mark the 71st anniversary of the "Nakba", or catastrophe, when many Palestinians lost their homes in the fighting around Israel's creation, Gaza officials said.

Gaza fisherman clings to dream of return to Jaffa home

14 May 2019

GAZA Looking out across the Mediterranean, the elderly Gaza fisherman sits on a bench adorned with just one word - Jaffa.

Gaza laments deadly start to Ramadan, amid funerals and debris

06 May 2019

GAZA After two sleepless days and nights of Israeli shelling and Palestinian rocket fire, Gazans on Monday faced a first day of Ramadan overshadowed by funerals and the grim task of pulling bodies from collapsed buildings.

Gaza laments deadly start to Ramadan, amid funerals and debris

06 May 2019

GAZA After two sleepless days and nights of Israeli shelling and Palestinian rocket fire, Gazans on Monday faced a first day of Ramadan overshadowed by funerals and the grim task of pulling bodies from collapsed buildings.

Gaza-Israel border falls quiet as ceasefire takes hold

06 May 2019

GAZA/JERUSALEM A surge in deadly violence in the Gaza Strip and southern Israel petered out overnight with Palestinian officials reporting that Egypt had mediated a ceasefire on Monday ending the most serious spate of cross-border clashes for months. | Video

Death tolls rise in surging Israel-Gaza fighting

06 May 2019

GAZA/JERUSALEM Rockets and missiles from Gaza killed four civilians in Israel, while Israeli strikes killed 19 Palestinians, more than half of them civilians, in surging cross-border fighting on Sunday, according to Gazan officials and the Israeli military. | Video

Gaza-Israel violence flares into second day with rocket attacks, air strikes

05 May 2019

GAZA/JERUSALEM Gaza militants fired more than 250 rockets into Israeli towns and villages through Saturday, while Israel hit back with tank shelling and air strikes that Palestinian officials said killed four people.

Israel kills two militants in Gaza; two Palestinians killed in border protest

04 May 2019

GAZA Israel killed two Hamas militants in air strikes on Gaza on Friday, and two Palestinian protesters were killed in clashes with Israeli forces along the enclave's border.

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