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Gaza border protests provide artist with inspiration, and raw materials

Mar 19 2019

GAZA One year on from the start of Gaza's border protests, the weekly clashes with Israeli soldiers have become part of the texture of life in the Palestinian enclave, providing inspiration and even raw materials for local artists.

U.N. official condemns Hamas crackdown on Gaza protests

Mar 17 2019

GAZA A U.N. envoy condemned Gaza's ruling Hamas group on Sunday for what he called its campaign of arrests and violence in confronting street protests over the past few days against high prices.

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza after rockets fired toward Tel Aviv

Mar 15 2019

GAZA Israeli warplanes bombed Hamas targets in the Palestinian enclave of Gaza early on Friday after Israel's military said militants had fired two rockets toward the city of Tel Aviv. | Video

Abbas picks loyalist Shtayyeh as Palestinian prime minister

Mar 10 2019

RAMALLAH, West Bank/GAZA Economist Mohammed Shtayyeh, a member of the West Bank's dominant Fatah party, was named Palestinian prime minister on Sunday in what the rival Hamas group that runs Gaza called a blow to unity efforts.

Israeli troops kill Palestinian during Gaza protests: health ministry

Mar 10 2019

(This March 8 story corrects to clarify paragraph 11 to show that around 70 percent of Gaza residents are refugees from the 1948 Middle East war or their descendants, instead of "nearly all")

In Gaza, women walk thin line between hope and despair

Mar 08 2019

GAZA Amid the poverty and deprivation of the Gaza Strip, Palestinian women struggle to find a taste of normality that is taken for granted in much of the rest of the world.

New soccer team gives hope to young cancer patients in Gaza

Feb 20 2019

GAZA Fourteen-year-old Moatasem al-Nabeeh suffers from a brain tumor. A new youth soccer team set up in Gaza for young Palestinian cancer patients has given him new hope.

REFILE-New soccer team gives hope to young cancer patients in Gaza

Feb 20 2019

GAZA, Feb 20 Fourteen-year-old Moatasem al-Nabeeh suffers from a brain tumour. A new youth soccer team set up in Gaza for young Palestinian cancer patients has given him new hope.

Egypt hosts Palestinian groups, urges calm with Israel

Feb 03 2019

GAZA Egypt will hold talks with leaders of two major Palestinian factions to try to salvage faltering unity efforts and to restore calm with Israel, officials said on Sunday.

Qatar to pay aid into Gaza, with Hamas approval

Jan 25 2019

GAZA Qatar on Friday said it will pay $20 million in humanitarian aid to boost the ailing economy of Gaza, a day after the coastal strip's Palestinian rulers stopped the oil-rich Gulf state from paying money directly to impoverished government workers there.

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