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At Gaza Protests: Kites, Drones, Gas, Guns and the Occasional Bomb

NAHAL OZ, Israel — The last Friday of Ramadan again brought thousands of Palestinians to the fence that separates the Gaza Strip from Israel for a day of peaceful protests, or violent riots, depending on which side you support in [...]
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A Woman Dedicated to Saving Lives Loses Hers in Gaza Violence

Ms. Najjar was a resident of Khuzaa, a farming village near the border with Israel, east of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip. Her father, Ashraf al-Najjar, had a shop that sold motorcycle parts, which was destroyed in an Israeli [...]
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A Child of Gaza Dies. A Symbol Is Born. The Arguing Begins.

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The boy assumed that Layla’s mother was already on the bus. In fact, she was in another part of the house, suffering from a toothache. Still, Layla was hardly the only infant at the protest. Entire families had come along, some snacking [...]
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Violence Ebbs but Tensions Do Not in Gaza

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GAZA — Protest turned to mourning across Gaza on Tuesday as the territory came to a reckoning with the violence at the border fence with Israel on Monday, when Israeli soldiers killed 60 protesters and wounded many hundreds more. Doctors [...]
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A Hope ‘Each Bullet Was Justified’: Israelis Reflect on Gaza Deaths

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NAHAL OZ, Israel — Daniel Rahamim, 63, had four Palestinians from nearby Gaza at his wedding in 1983. He remembers sunbathing on Gaza’s beaches, and drinking tea at a friend’s antique shop there. But that was long ago — before [...]
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Death in Gaza, New Embassy in Jerusalem, and Peace as Distant as Ever

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JERUSALEM — Across the Gaza Strip on Monday morning, loudspeakers on minarets urged Palestinians to rush the fence bordering Israel, where they were met by army snipers. At least 58 were killed and thousands injured, local officials [...]
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Ivanka Blows Kisses While Gaza Strip Burns

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No, we didn’t freeze that while she was talking. Watch the video. It’s a kiss. While Israeli soldiers shot and killed at least 50 protesters (and injured an incredible 2,400 people) in the Gaza Strip, the USA opened its brand new embassy [...]
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Trump’s Jerusalem embassy opening marred by deadly clashes in Gaza

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The celebration created a jarring contrast with footage of the demonstrations that left dozens dead. By LOUIS NELSON 05/14/2018 10:00 AM EDT [...]
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Flaming Kites From Gaza Thwarted by Unfavorable Israeli Winds

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Known as the Great Return March, the protests began on March 30 as a campaign against the blockade of the isolated and impoverished coastal enclave and to press the Palestinian demand to return to lands in what is now Israel. A popular [...]
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Pompeo and Palestinians Have ‘Nothing to Discuss’ Amid Gaza Crisis

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In a remarks Sunday in Tel Aviv while standing next to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Mr. Pompeo mentioned that the boundaries of Jerusalem should still be the subject of negotiations between the parties. “We remain committed to [...]