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DOHA/CAIRO, July 21, : The push for a Gaza ceasefire risks becoming mired in a regional tussle for influence between conservative Arab states and Islamist-friendly governments, with rival powers competing to take credit for a truce, analysts and some officials say.
Police are investigating after they say a mosque north of Toronto was vandalized with "hateful" anti-Muslim messages relating to the Israel-Palestinian conflict.
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Russian U.N. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin speaks to the media during an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on the worsening situation in Gaza at United Nations headquarters, Sunday, July 20, 2014.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he is sorry for civilian casualties in Gaza, but he lashed out at Hamas, asserting the Islamic group that controls the Gaza Strip is purposefully putting civilians in harm's way while also attacking innocent Israelis with rockets.
The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state headed to Cairo on Monday to try to end two weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting that has killed at least 508 Palestinians and 20 Israelis and displaced tens of thousands of Gaza residents.
The United States called for speedy investigation of an incident in which 15-year-old Tariq Khdeir, centre, was badly beaten during his detention by Israeli paramilitary police.
By TAMI ABDOLLAH and SARAH RANKIN Associated Press Two Americans who were soldiers for the Israel Defense Force were killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip.
Protestors gather infront of the White House in Washington during a demonstration against Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip, Sunday, July 20, 2014.
Sunday on This Week , PLO executive committee member Hanan Ashrawi lashed out at Israel over what she described as their "war crimes" and "deliberate massacre" of Palestinian civilians during Israel's current ground offensive in the Gaza Strip.
Seven soldiers were killed when an anti-tank missile fired from a home in Gaza struck their APC on Saturday; others killed in separate firefights with terrorists throughout the Strip.
Mourners pray over the graves of members of the Abu Jarad family who were killed in an Israeli strike on their family house, following their funerals in Beit Lahiya, in the northern Gaza Strip, Saturday.
Even as the death toll mounts in the Gaza Strip, attempts to broker a cease-fire between Hamas and Israel have so far run aground -- in part because they have become mired in the deep divisions between Mideast countries.
Egypt's military said militants firing machineguns and rocket-propelled grenades attacked a border guards checkpoint, killing 21 soldiers in one of the biggest assaults since Islamist president Mohamed Morsi's ouster.
Pro-Palestinian demonstrators chanting slogans, during a demonstration in Paris, Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 01:38 am
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