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  1. Israeli fire wounds Palestinian on Gaza borderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Daily Star

    Palestinian militants of the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, Hamas' armed wing, watch an Israeli bulldozer working along a barbed wire fence that separates Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip and the Israeli border, June 03, 2015. AFP/SAID KHATIB UNITED NATIONS/GAZA CITY, Palestine: A Palestinian farmer was wounded Wednesday after being shot by Israeli troops near the border in southern Gaza, health officials said.

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  2. Orange would cut Israel link if not for risk of penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    French telecoms giant Orange SA would end its relationship with an Israeli operator that pays to use its name "tomorrow" if it could, but to do so would be a "huge risk" in terms of penalties, its CEO said Wednesday. Speaking at a news conference in Cairo to lay out plans for the years ahead in Egypt, Stephane Richard said his company intends to withdraw the Orange brand from Israel as soon as possible, but that the move would take time.

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  3. Rockets fired from Gaza at southern IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | AlertNet

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  4. Blasts in Netivot, Ashkelon, alerts around Gaza borderRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Debka

    Shortly before 11 pm, Wednesday night, explosions resounded in the Israeli towns of Netivot and Ashkelon and red code alerts sounded in Shear Hanegev, Lachish and close to Beersheba for rocket or mortar fire. Long-range Grad missile fire suspected.

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  5. At least two rockets fired from Gaza, falling in Sdot NegevRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ynetnews

    At least two rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip at southern Israel on Wednesday at around 11 pm local time, with at least one of them falling in an open area in the Sdot Negev Regional Council. No one was hurt from the rocket fire.

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  6. Palestinians in Gaza fire rockets into open fields in Israel; no injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    Two rockets were fired by Palestinians in Gaza late Wednesday. The projectiles landed in open fields in Sdot Negev, not far from the western Negev town of Netivot.

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  7. Rachelle Fraenkel: Unity is an issue of security and hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    The nation is tired of senseless hate and has come together to embrace one another, Rachelle Fraenkel said Wednesday evening at a special ceremony at the President's Residence to promote national unity in memory of her son, Naftali, who along with Gil-Ad Shaer and Eyal Yifrah, was kidnapped and murdered last year by Hamas terrorists. "Unity is an issue of national security, but also of national hope.

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  8. Hamas: IDF tried, failed to halt paving of Gaza border roadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    Hamas members patrol an area 300 meters from the Israeli border with Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, where a road is being paved, on June 03, 2015. AFP PHOTO / SAID KHATIB Palestinians claimed Wednesday that Israeli soldiers made an abortive attempt to thwart the construction of a new road in the Gaza Strip running alongside with the border with Israel.

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  9. Sirens heard in southern Israel, near Gaza borderRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    JERUSALEM: Three rockets were fired at Israel from Gaza, police said on Wednesday, after warning sirens were heard in Israeli towns near the border. A week ago Gaza militants launched their deepest strike at Israel since a war of last summer, striking near the port city of Ashdod.

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  10. Hamas Kills ISIL AgentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Middle East Newsline

    GAZA CITY [MENL] -- The Hamas crackdown on Islamic State of Iraq and Levant has turned deadly in the Gaza Strip.

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  11. People should stop buying products made by Isis, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu saysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Independent

    Jon Stone is a reporter for independent.co.uk mainly covering politics. He has previously worked for PoliticsHome, BuzzFeed, and others.

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  12. Into the SinaiRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    On May 24th we received word that the Rafah Crossing would be opened on Tuesday May 26th for 2 days. We left for Cairo the next day, arriving at 7:00 pm.

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  13. National Union of Students executive committee votes to boycott Israeli goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    The National Union of Students has passed a motion to boycott Israeli goods in solidarity with the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement, which aims to exert economic pressure on Israel over its actions in Palestinian territory. The motion - an amendment of an original titled " Solidarity with Palestine " - was passed Tuesday with 19 votes in favor, 14 against and 1 abstention by the union's elected national executive committee.

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  14. You Really Can't Tell Your Terrorists Without a ScorecardRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Time

    Hopscotching the headlines of the day, we see that Hamas and Hizballah were both active on Tuesday - though not against Israel, the country each was created to oppose. Both groups, rightly listed as terrorist organizations, were going hammer and tongs against other terrorists: Hamas took out a Gaza Strip fundamentalist associated with ISIS, the extremist group in control of large swathes of Iraq and Syria, while Hizballah battled al-Qaeda's powerful Nusra Front near Lebanon's border with Syria.

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  15. The Near East and North Africa (NENA) region falls short of halving hunger by 2015.Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    3 June 2015, Cairo -- Most countries in the Near East and North Africa achieved their international pledge to reduce the share of their population suffering from hunger, but conflicts and protracted crises in Iraq, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, as well as the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, mean the region is the only region to have seen its overall prevalence of undernourishment increase from the level of a quarter of a century ago. Some 33 million people in NENA are chronically undernourished today, double the number in 1990, the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization announced today.

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  16. Conflicts hamper fight against hunger in Mideast: FAORead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Conflicts and instability are hampering the fight against hunger in the Middle East at a time when undernourishment is on the rise, the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation warned Wednesday. Presenting a report on the Near East and North Africa region's progress on Millenium Development Goals set in 1990, FAO said MENA was the only region of the world in which hunger had increased.

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  17. Netanyahu pans UK students for boycotting Israel but not ISRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Canadian Foreign Minister Robert Nicholson in Jerusalem on June 3, 2015. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hit back at the UK's National Union of Students hours after it passed a motion to boycott Israel, calling the group hypocritical for singling out the Jewish state, while rejecting an earlier motion to condemn the Islamic State group.

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  18. Palestinian farmer shot, wounded by Israeli forces on Gaza borderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Israeli forces continued near-daily incursions into the Gaza Strip Wednesday morning, shooting and injuring one east of Khan Younis and detaining four fishermen off the coast of Gaza City. Residents of the village of Khuzaa east of Khan Younis said that forces in Israeli watchtowers across the borders with Gaza opened fire at a Palestinian farmer because he came close to the border fence.

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  19. Hamas: IDF Attempt to Foil Attack Road FailedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The Hamas journal Al-Risala claimed on Wednesday morning that the IDF unsuccessfully tried to prevent the terrorist organization's "military wing," the Al-Qassam Brigades, from continuing to pave an attack road adjacent to the security border. According to the Hamas mouthpiece as cited by Yedioth Aharonoth , four IDF military bulldozers and two cars crossed the border to the east of Rafah as the IDF conducted deterrent fire and drones flew over the area.

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  20. This chart shows Israel's broken the ceasefire agreement with Gaza...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    According to data gathered by Middle East Monitor, Israeli forces launched six military incursions in the first three months of 2015 alone. Israel carried out four airstrikes inside the Gaza Strip after a rocket landed inside their territory last week, accusing Hamas and Islamic Jihad of breaking the ceasefire that's held peace in place there since last summer's devastating war.

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