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1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

US restocks Israel with ammunition as it condemns attack on UN school

An Israeli soldier carries a shell as troops prepare ammunitions along the border between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on Wednesday.

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6 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Sombre Eid for Palestinians in Oman as death toll mounts

For Ismail Qeshta not a day passes by without being informed of the Palestinian struggle and thec death of people he knows personally.-TIMES OF OMAN Muscat: More than 1,300 Palestinians have been killed since the most recent round of fighting between the Israeli Defence Forces and Hamas began on July 8 and every day that passes, Ismail Qeshta prays ... (more)

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10 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Dissent quieted with most Israelis behind Gaza war

Despite Israeli casualties and world criticism, a near-consensus in Israel supports the government's conduct of the Gaza war, views Hamas as the aggressor and considers outsiders' moralizing as hypocritical, ignorant or both.

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11 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

UN chief calls attack on Gaza school 'shameful'

Palestinian displaced people play basketball in the courtyard of a U.N. school at Jebaliya refugee camp, in the northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

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11 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

Blasts strike U.N. shelter, shopping area in Gaza

Israeli tank shells on Wednesday struck a crowded United Nations school used by Gazans seeking refuge from fighting, officials said.

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13 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

On the Israel-Palestinian front, a year of disappointment

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sitting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas before a meeting in Ramallah, West Bank, July 19, 2013.

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17 hrs ago | KBOI-AM Boise

POLL: President Obama Rated Poorly on Mideast Conflict

President Barack Obama falls short of majority approval for his handling of two of the world's prime hotspots in a new ABC News/ Washington Post poll, with an especially weak rating for his work on the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.

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21 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Three Israelis arrested over Palestinian beatings

Undercover Israeli policemen and uniformed policemen detain a Palestinian during clashes in the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhood of Wadi al-Joz during a protest against the Israeli offensive on Gaza July 25, 2014.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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