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Clashes in Bilin following rally protesting offensive on Gaza

Clashes in Bilin following rally protesting offensive on GazaIsraeli forces opened fire with tear gas grenades at Palestinian demonstrators in the village of Bilin near Ramallah protesting Israel's ongoing assault on Gaza on Thursday, causing dozens to suffer from excessive tear gas inhalation

Egypt army prevents 2 attacks on Israel near border

Egypt army prevents 2 attacks on Israel near borderEgyptian military sources said that Egyptian troops killed a "suicide bomber" who tried to approach the Israeli border near Kerem Shalom military base on the border on Wednesday night.

US renews ban on flights to Israel

US renews ban on flights to IsraelThe US Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday renewed its ban on American flights to Tel Aviv for another 24 hours, citing the "potentially hazardous situation" in Israel and Gaza.

We are Israeli reservists. We refuse to serve.

We are Israeli reservists. We refuse to serve.Whenever the Israeli army drafts the reserves which are made up of ex-soldiers there are dissenters, resisters, and AWOLers among the troops called to war. Now that Israel has sent troops to Gaza again and reserves are being summoned to service, dozens are refusing to take part.

Former Egyptian ambassador: 'I'll sue the government for closing the Rafah crossing'

Former Egyptian ambassador: The official Egyptian position not to open the Rafah border crossing a crime against humanity, adding that "this position is not consistent with international law, or at least Egyptian law", former Egyptian Foreign Minister, Ambassador Ibrahim Yousry said.

34 Palestinians killed in Gaza Thursday, including 10 from one family

34 Palestinians killed in Gaza Thursday, including 10 from one family34 Palestinians were killed by Israeli shelling and airstrikes across the Gaza Strip on Thursday morning, bringing the Palestinian death toll on the 17th day of the offensive to 729, with more than 4,000 injured.

Several injured as Israel shells area of historic al-Shamaa mosque

Several injured as Israel shells area of historic al-Shamaa mosqueSeveral Palestinians were injured on Wednesday after Israeli forces shelled the area around a 700-year-old mosque in central Gaza, medical sources said.

Qatar emir holds talks on Gaza in surprise Saudi visit

Qatar emir holds talks on Gaza in surprise Saudi visitThe emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, made a surprise visit Tuesday to Saudi Arabia where he discussed developments in strife-torn Gaza with King Abdullah, state media said.

Palestinians in Israel clash with police over Gaza assault

Palestinians in Israel clash with police over Gaza assaultPalestinian citizens of Israel clashed with police in the northern city of Nazareth on Monday, police said, at the end of a protest against Israel's deadly military strikes in the Gaza Strip.

Medics: 5 Palestinians injured by live fire in Nablus clashes

Medics: 5 Palestinians injured by live fire in Nablus clashesFive Palestinians were injured during clashes with Israeli forces in Nablus early Tuesday, medical sources said.