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Diplomatic push for Gaza truce continues
Renewed efforts take place as death toll rises in Gaza violence from ongoing Israeli attacks and Hamas rockets.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2012 15:27 GMT
Palestinians killed in Israeli air strike
Two killed and a child wounded in northern town, in what Israel claims was an attack on an al-Qaeda-inspired group.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 07:19 GMT
Israel strikes Gaza after Hamas retaliation
Tanks fire shells at Gaza Strip after Palestinian groups retaliate with rockets for Sunday's deadly Israeli airstrike.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2012 13:44 GMT
Coptic Christian families flee Egyptian Sinai
Series of death threats from suspected Islamist fighters prompt several families to leave the peninsula.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2012 21:07 GMT
Israeli airstrike 'kills two' in Gaza
Attack near Rafah town in Gaza Strip has killed two security officials and wounded another, Palestinian officials say.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 11:23 GMT
Infographic: Palestinian homes demolished
Report by an Israeli non-governmental organisation says 2011 was a record year for Palestinian displacement.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2012 17:27 GMT
Israel rules activist's death 'an accident'
Parents "deeply troubled" after judge finds no negligence on part of army driver whose bulldozer crushed Rachel Corrie.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2012 12:04 GMT
Hacking Palestine: A digital occupation
Israel controls all Palestine's digital infrastructure, limiting the use of phones, mobiles and internet at any time.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2011 11:08 GMT
Israeli air strikes test Gaza truce
At least 10 Palestinians killed amid calls from Hamas for the international community to intervene.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2011 18:54 GMT
Islamic Jihad man killed in Israeli attack
Air strike on car kills Ismael al-Asmar in the Gaza border town of Rafah.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2011 02:57 GMT
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