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  1. Japan pledges JPY 630 million for food aid during UNRWA...Read the original story

    17 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krahenbuhl made his first official visit to Japan on October 22 to 24. Mr. Krahenbuhl met with prominent parliamentarians and senior government officials, including Deputy Chief of Cabinet Secretary Katsunobu Kato and Senior Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Minoru Kiuchi. He also met with representatives from the Japan International Cooperation Agency and non-governmental organizations, attended a public speaking event and gave interviews to journalists from major media outlets.

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  2. UNRWA Italia and the Waldesian Church partner to support UNRWA...Read the original story

    17 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Waldesian Church and UNRWA Italia have signed a EUR 500,000 cooperation agreement to fund the UNRWA Rehabilitation Centre for Visually Impaired in Gaza. The agreement was signed in Rome on 9 October by Waldesian Board Moderator Eugenio Bernardini and Ambassador Giuseppe Cassini, on behalf of UNRWA Italia, in the presence of UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krahenbuhl.

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  3. MomentumGOTTA DANCERead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Jan. 3, 2:22PM ET -- Israeli troops in the past hour have finally launched its long-awaited invasion of the 220-square mile Gaza Strip, following seven days of intense bombardment that killed at least 430 Palestinians, destroyed thousands of offices, apartments, businesses and homes and left the ordinary people of Gaza and its tens of thousands of refugees shaking with fear. The invasion, Gaza's leaders warn, will cost the Israelis heavily in life and limb, and few outside observers will argue differently.

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  4. World Bank to allocate $63 mln in aid to Gaza StripRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Trend

    The World Bank plans to allocate USD 63 million in emergency aid to the besieged Gaza Strip, which has witnessed heavy destruction due to a recent Israeli war, PressTV reported. The financial aid is expected to be approved on October 30, Inger Andersen, the World Bank's vice president for the Middle East and North Africa, said in an interview with Palestine's Ma'an news agency on Thursday.

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  5. Unrest escalated in Jerusalem the day after 3-month-old girl was killedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Trend

    Unrest escalated here the day after a Palestinian driver rammed into a crowded train station and killed a 3-month-old Israeli girl, punctuating a surge in violence in the city over the past few months that hasn't been seen since the first Palestinian uprising 25 years ago, The Wall Street Journal reported. Israelis and Palestinians staged angry demonstrations on Thursday over the killing in predominantly Arab East Jerusalem a day earlier.

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  6. Brasch WordsTHE Audacity of Hate: Birthers, Deathers, Deniers, and Barack ObamaRead the original story

    May 23, 2011 | American Reporter

    I keep reminding myself that I am a nothing when I offer my opinion about Israel and its progress toward Middle East peace. Some 44 years after it creamed the mightiest Arab forces and seized the West Bank, the Golan Heights, Sinai Peninsula, East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, it built a nuclear arsenal, strengthened its armed forces and technology to repel invaders twice more, won global support from civilized and democratic nations - i.e., countries not run by Middle Eastern dictators like Moammar Ghaddafi and Hafez Assad, and knows the United States stands ready at the drop of a Scud missile to defend it to the death.

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  7. PCHR: Sourani Concludes His Visit to JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Scoop

    In the conclusion of his visit to Japan, on Monday, 20 October 2014, Mr. Raji Sourani, Director of the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights , which was facilitated by Mr. Yasoushi, JNPC Secretary-General. Around 40 Japanese journalists representing major Japanese televisions and newspapers and prominent journalists specialized in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and Middle East issues attended the conference.

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  8. AP's Headline After Driver Plows Into Crowd: 'Israeli Police Shoot Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    Here's the first sentence from an Associated Press dispatch relating to a breaking news story out of Israel: "OCCUPIED JERUSALEM: Israeli police say they have shot a man whose car slammed into a crowded train stop in east Jerusalem, in what they suspect was an intentional attack." The story goes on to note that nine people were wounded.

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  9. Surveillance cameras to monitor Gaza reconstruction under HamasRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    The Palestinian government says that closed circuit cameras will monitor the thousands of tons of cement that will be needed to rebuild homes in the Gaza Strip that were destroyed or damaged during the summer's fighting between Israel and Hamas in Gaza. A Palestinian security source told The Media Line that the cameras have been installed and the purpose is to ensure that Hamas will not be able to rebuild the network of tunnels that were built under Gaza including some that were meant to be used to attack Israel.

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  10. Into the Fray: Let their people goRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    What is the point of raising and spending many millions of dollars to rebuild the Gaza Strip just so it can be destroyed in the next war? It's a harsh question. Given the region's tragic history, it is also inevitable.

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  11. Indirect ceasefire negotiations to resume Monday in CairoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ma'an News Agency

    Indirect negotiations between Palestinians and Israel in the wake of the 50-day Gaza assault will resume on October 27, an Islamic Jihad leader said Thursday. Khalid al-Batsh told Ma'an that the Egyptian side had sent both sides invitations to resume indirect negotiations on Monday, and that the agenda will focus on expanding the zone allowed to Gaza fishermen as well as other topics raised in earlier rounds of talks but not settled.

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  12. Dajani's 'Israel's water war crimes' charges run dryRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Hill

    Muna Dajani's recent piece on the Congress blog "Israel's water war crimes" claims that "[f]or the last decade, Israel has been carrying out a systematic and willful campaign to deny Palestinians access to clean water." Water supply to residents of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip dramatically increased after Israel took control over the disputed territories in 1967.

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  13. Palestinian kills baby at Jerusalem stationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    A Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a 3-month-old baby girl and wounding eight people in what police called a terror attack. The girl and her parents, who were injured in the attack, were U.S. citizens, according to Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat.

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  14. World Bank to approve emergency Gaza fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Ma'an News Agency

    The World Bank is set to allocate millions of dollars for emergency aid to the war-torn Gaza Strip, a top official says. Inger Andersen says the aid, expected to be approved Oct. 30, will fund repairs to damaged infrastructure and help the cash-strapped Palestinian Authority recover losses incurred in Israel's five-week assault.

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  15. Peter Luff is wrong, if the Palestine vote is a gesture, it is a gesture of hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Worcester News

    Palestinians carry a person killed in a blast outside a UN run school in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014. UNRWA's Director of Operations in the Gaza Strip said preliminary findings indicated the blast was a result of an Israeli Palestinians walk in front of destroyed buildings hit by an Israeli strike in Beit Lahiya, in the northern Gaza Strip, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014.

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  16. Israel: Palestinian Kills Baby at Jerusalem Rail StationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mass Transit

    A Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a three-month-old baby girl and wounding eight people in what police called a terror attack. The girl and her parents, who were injured in the attack, were U.S. citizens, according to Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat.

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  17. Nuclear IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lincoln Daily News

    The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has created a caliphate from which to launch attacks against Christians and "Infidels" in which the world is witnessing their brutality of beheadings of children and adults, murders by the hundreds, kidnappings, and rape of the women as the evil terrorists move like locusts from one town to another.

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  18. Palestinians pelt Jerusalem kindergarten with rocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Jewish boys play before a dedication ceremony for the Jewish neighborhood of Ma'ale HaZeitim, inside the Arab-dominated area of Ras el Amud in East Jerusalem, May 25, 2011. Less than a day after a terrorist attack on a light rail station in Jerusalem in which a three-month-old baby was killed, tensions flared in the capital.

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  19. Child killed by leftover ordnance in Gaza StripRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Palestinians look at an unexploded munition on a street in Deir El-Balah in the central Gaza Strip on August 01, 2014. A young boy was killed in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday when he touched unexploded ordnance left over from the summer conflict with Israel, a Palestinian official said.

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  20. Gaza rebuilding slowed by trickle of aid, rivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Several dozen tons of cement bags stored in a warehouse are one of the few tangible achievements so far of a $2.7 billion plan to rebuild war-wrecked Gaza Strip. The program was launched with high expectations at an international conference in Cairo on October 12, but has run into obstacles, including wrangling between the rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah for control in Gaza and what officials say has been a trickle of promised aid.

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