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Salem-News.com (Aug-13-2014 20:05)
Israel, Hamas Off to Rocky Start in New Peace TalksSalem-News.com Staff
Egyptian and Palestinian sources said Israel had tentatively agreed to allow some supplies into the Gaza Strip.
Israel and the Palestinians renewed a truce that had largely tempered a five-week-old war, but the deal got off to a shaky start on Thursday with rockets from Gaza slamming into Israel, and Israel retaliating with air strikes.
Salem-News.com (Aug-06-2014 06:44)
Gaza Truce Holds into Second Day; Peace Talks Moving ForwardSalem-News.com Staff
Palestinians want an end to the Israeli-Egyptian blockade on impoverished Gaza, and the release of prisoners.
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A Gaza truce was holding on Wednesday as Egyptian mediators pursued talks with Israeli and Palestinian representatives on an enduring end to a war that has devastated the Hamas Islamist dominated enclave.
Salem-News.com (Aug-03-2014 15:48)
Israeli Troops Leaving Gaza after Deadly Air Strike on UN SchoolSalem-News.com Staff
The United States was "appalled by today's disgraceful shelling" and urged Israel to do more to prevent civilian casualties.
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An Israeli air strike killed 10 people and wounded about 30 on Sunday in a U.N.-run school in the southern Gaza Strip, a Palestinian official said, as dozens died in Israeli shelling of the enclave and Hamas fired rockets at Israel.
Salem-News.com (Aug-01-2014 10:15)
50 Palestinians Killed, over 200 Wounded as Ceasefire Falls ApartSalem-News.com Staff
The UN condemned Hamas's reported violation of the ceasefire and demanded the release of the soldier.
Israel declared a Gaza ceasefire over on Friday, saying Hamas militants breached the truce soon after it came into effect and apparently captured an Israeli officer while killing two other soldiers.
Salem-News.com (Jul-31-2014 22:20)
Israel and Hamas Agree on 72-Hour CeasefireSalem-News.com Staff
Israel and Palestinian delegations in the meantime will travel to Cairo for separate negotiations to reach a more durable ceasefire.
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A three-day ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip went into effect on Friday, and negotiators were due to travel to Cairo to discuss a longer-term solution.
Salem-News.com (Jul-27-2014 23:08)
As Gaza Death Toll Tops 1,000, UN Calls for Immediate Cease-FireSalem-News.com Staff
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dismissed the call by Hamas for a cease-fire, saying the group violated its own call for a brief stoppage in violence.
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With more than 1,000 people killed in the Israel-Hamas conflict, the U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting in New York early Monday and announced "strong support for an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in Gaza.
Salem-News.com (Jul-26-2014 15:23)
Israel Agrees to Truce Extension; Hamas Answers by Launching RocketsSalem-News.com Staff
Late on Saturday, militants ignored an Israeli announcement that it would extend the truce by four hours and resumed firing rockets into Israel.
Israel's security cabinet approved extending the humanitarian ceasefire begun early on Saturday until midnight local time 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, an Israeli government official said.
Salem-News.com (Jul-17-2014 13:20)
Israeli Ground Forces Moving into Gaza StripSalem-News.com Staff
Prior to the commencement of the ground invasion, the IDF launched a massive wave of combined air and artillery strikes on Thursday night.
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Israeli Defense ground forces began to move into the Gaza Strip on Thursday evening, the prime minister's office confirmed.
Salem-News.com (Jul-12-2014 19:02)
Israel`s Offensive has Killed 145 Palestinians Since TuesdaySalem-News.com Staff
Israel is keeping its options open for a possible ground offensive into densely populated Gaza despite international pressure to negotiate a ceasefire in the conflict.
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An Israeli air strike on the home of Gaza's police chief killed 18 people on Saturday, Gaza's health ministry said, and Hamas fired the largest salvo of rockets yet on Tel Aviv since the start of the Jewish state's offensive in the Palestinian enclave.
Salem-News.com (Jul-11-2014 09:00)
Netanyahu Won`t Cave to World Pressure; Will Continue Military OffensiveSalem-News.com Staff
Hamas says it intends to fire rockets at the airport and warned foreign airlines to stop flying to Israel.
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Israel's prime minister says he will not cave in to international pressure to stop a military offensive in the Gaza Strip.