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Israeli troops kill two Palestinians in Gaza stone-throwing clash

Israeli troops kill two Palestinians in Gaza stone-throwing clash

Jan 15, – An Israeli military spokeswoman said dozens of Palestinians had been rioting in the area and some had tried to breach the border with Israel. She said soldiers fired warning shots in the air before shooting at people across the fence. Israeli soldiers shot and killed two Palestinians in a stone-throwing clash near […]

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Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier and is shot dead- army

Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier and is shot dead- army

Nov 25, – The attack occurred in the Israeli-occupied West Bank at a road junction near a cluster of Palestinian villages and Jewish settlements. The army said the soldier was critically hurt and a an official at Shaare Zedek hospital in Jerusalem said the Palestinian assailant died on the operating table. A Palestinian stabbed and […]

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US secretary of State Kerry’s focus on peace talks, not settlements

US secretary of State Kerry’s focus on peace talks, not settlements

May 24, TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Explaining part of the strategy of his now 2-month-old peace initiative, Kerry said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government can stop only some of the settlements being built in lands contested by the Israelis and Palestinians — and in those cases it should act. Unlike in previous American-led […]

May 24, 2013 | By More