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1 hr ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Shells hit UN school in Gaza, kill 15

Palestinians gather outside a classroom at the Abu Hussein U.N. school in Jebaliya refugee camp, northern Gaza Strip, hit by an Israeli strike earlier, on Wednesday, July 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Explosion

5 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

David Brooks / The Arabs' 30-year war

It's amazing how much of the discussion of the Gaza war is based on the supposition that it is still 1979.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Africa, Egypt, Opinion

9 hrs ago | KHGI

Lawmakers struggle to seal $225M Iron Dome package

Democrats and Republicans in Congress vowed urgent support Tuesday for a $225 million missile defense package for Israel, boosting the likelihood that legislation will clear Congress before lawmakers begin a monthlong vacation at week's end.

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Related Topix: US News, Strategic Defense Initiative, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Middle East, Harry Reid, Democrat

12 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Peace camp in US unites Israeli, Palestinian teens

A raging conflict in the Gaza Strip isn't dimming the hopes for peace among those who've taken part in a unique American camp.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News,

12 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

Israel: Hamas still has 5,000 rockets in its arsenal

After three weeks of relentless attacks by Israeli forces Hamas militants in Gaza still have an arsenal of nearly 5,000 rockets, almost half what they had at the start of hostilities.

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14 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Richard Cohen Exonerating the criminals

Recep Tayyip Erdogan's anti-Semitism is getting the better of him. Once again, the Turkish prime minister has trotted out the Hitler analogy in relation to Israel and what it has done in Gaza.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, Turkey

19 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

Israel hits symbols of Hamas power in Gaza war

A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to arrest him were wounded in a daytime shootout inside a small smoke shop in one of New... A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East, US News, US Supreme Court

23 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

Gaza charity night exceeds all hopes

WHEN the Gaza Girl Group organised a fundraiser for the Middle East conflict's victims they never expected to raise enough to pay for three ambulances.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Brazil's leader calls Gaza conflict 'a massacre'

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff made the comment while speaking with local media outlets Monday from the presidential residence in Brasilia.

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NewsBusters.org

CBS's Rose Allows Hamas Leader to Compare Palestinian Terrorism to...

CBS This Morning aired multiple excerpts on Monday morning of co-host Charlie Rose's interview with Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal, that will air on Rose's PBS show on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, CBS This Morning, Entertainment, Television, Terrorism

Pasadena Star-News

a The Honorable Woman,a starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, tackles morally complex conflict over Gaza Strip

L to R, Eve Best, Tobias Menzies, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Genevieve O'Reilly - in the SundanceTV original series "The Honorable Woman" - Photo Credit: Robert Viglasky There is a key moment in the complex thriller “The Honorable Woman” where Maggie Gyllenhaal wasn't quite sure what her character was thinking.

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Related Topix: Crazy Heart, Comedy Movies, Stranger Than Fiction, Thriller, Drama Movies, World News, Secretary, Middle East, Crime Movies, Action Movies, The Dark Knight, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Cybercast News Service

UN chief reinforces call for Gaza cease-fire

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon reinforced the Security Council's call for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza war on Monday and demanded that Israel and Hamas end the violence "in the name of humanity."

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine)

KAUZ

Palestinians say 10 killed in strike on park

Neighbors struggled to make sense of the shooting deaths of a family of five in which the father was known to many throughout their apartment complex as a friendly maintenance worker.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Salt Lake City, UT

Sunherald.com

10 Things to Know for Today

A Palestinian girl poses while playing during the first day of Eid al-Fitr in a United Nations school where dozens of families have sought refuge after fleeing their homes in fear of Israeli airstrikes, in the Jabaliya refugee camp, northern Gaza Strip, Monday, July 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan,

The New Zealand Herald

Kiwi killed in gunfight

A young soldier killed in a firefight with Hamas gunmen in the southern Gaza Strip was born in New Zealand - and his family had planned to return here before he and his sister reached the age of military conscription in Israel.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Oceania, New Zealand,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Yahoo!

Call to ban Aust Israeli fighters

A senior Muslim leader has called on the federal government to ban Australians from fighting for Israel in the long-running conflict with Palestine.

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The Macon Telegraph

10 Things to Know for Monday

A Palestinian shows his pet bird which he managed to catch amid the rubble of houses destroyed by Israeli strikes in Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip, Sunday, July 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Washington DC

Jerusalem Post

Palestinian Authority blasts Kerry for 'appeasing' Qatar, Turkey at Ramallah's expense

The officials also criticized Kerry for failing to invite representatives of Egypt and the Palestinian Authority to last weekend's meeting in Paris to discuss a cease-fire in the Gaza Strip.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Israel, Muslim Brotherhood

Stuff.co.nz

Pope begs: Please stop

Pope Francis has made an emotional plea for peace in an impromptu addition to comments delivered at his weekly Angelus address in Saint Peter's Square.

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Ma'an News Agency

2 Palestinians hospitalized after Jerusalem mob attack

A Jewish mob attacked two young Palestinian men in East Jerusalem's Beit Hanina neighborhood late Friday, family members told Ma'an.

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