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Palestinians clash with Israeli forces on ‘day of rage’

Palestinians clash with Israeli forces on ‘day of rage’

Sep 19, – In Jerusalem, three police were injured as a firebomb struck their van in the Jabal Mukaber district and eight Palestinians were arrested, including at least three youths, police said. Palestinians clashed with Israeli security forces in Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank after the Islamist movement Hamas called for a “day of […]

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Gaza ceasefire takes effect as Palestinians celebrate

Gaza ceasefire takes effect as Palestinians celebrate

Aug 26, – Minutes before the Egyptian-brokered truce began at 1600 GMT (12.00 noon EDT), a rocket fired by Palestinian militants killed one person in an Israeli kibbutz, or collective farm, near the Gaza border, police said. A ceasefire agreement between Israel and the Palestinians aimed at ending their seven-week conflict in Gaza went into […]

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2 rockets fired from Gaza Strip

2 rockets fired from Gaza Strip

Oct 28, – The army said the defense battery — known as the “Iron Dome” — intercepted one rocket above the city of Ashkelon. It said the military was searching for the second launched. No injuries were reported in the attack. Militants in the Gaza Strip fired two rockets toward Israel on Monday, one of […]

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