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Gaza Strip: Self-governing Palestinian territory next to Egypt and Israel
The Gaza Strip, or simply Gaza, is a self-governing Palestinian territory on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea. It borders Egypt on the southwest for 11 kilometers (6.8 mi) and Israel on the east and north along a 51 km (32 mi) border. Gaza and the West Bank are claimed by the de jure sovereign State of Palestine.

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Israeli foreign minister proposes development plan for Gaza [Video]

Israeli foreign minister proposes development plan for Gaza

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:46Published
BONUS EDITION - Somalia, Women for Women International, Gaza [Video]

BONUS EDITION - Somalia, Women for Women International, Gaza

Somalia, Women for Women International, Gaza

Credit: Al Jazeera English     Duration: 25:00Published
Gaza struggles to rebuild, three months after lightning war [Video]

Gaza struggles to rebuild, three months after lightning war

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:52Published
Gaza's Hamas authorities stage jab lottery to boost vaccinations [Video]

Gaza's Hamas authorities stage jab lottery to boost vaccinations

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:28Published
Israel announces resumption of Qatari payments to Gaza [Video]

Israel announces resumption of Qatari payments to Gaza

Israel has reached an agreement with Qatar for the Gulf Arab country to resume aid payments to thousands of families in the Gaza Strip, a step aimed at easing tensions with the Hamas-ruled Palestinian..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:15Published

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The president's daily CIA briefing at 8am on the morning of September 11th 2001 focussed on events in the West Bank and Gaza - there was no reference to al Qaeda and certainly no hint of the attacks to..
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Israel strikes Hamas weapons sites in Gaza after violent demonstrations

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Israel bombed Palestinian militant weapons sites in the Gaza Strip in response to violent demonstrations at the perimeter fence, the army said.
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Violence against Jewish people quadrupled in London after Israel-Gaza conflict in May

violence against jewish people quadrupled in london after israel-gaza conflict in may
Violence against Jewish people in London reached a "worrying" level in May following escalating tension in the Middle East, new figures show.
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Israel-Gaza violence: First flare-up since ceasefire is a reminder of its fragility

israel-gaza violence: first flare-up since ceasefire is a reminder of its fragility
After twelve days of conflict and almost four weeks of ceasefire, the tit-for-tat exchanges in Gaza and Israel last night would appear worrying on the face of it.
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Airstrikes launched against Hamas after incendiary devices are sent into Israel

airstrikes launched against hamas after incendiary devices are sent into israel
Israel has launched airstrikes in Gaza less than a month after a ceasefire agreement was reached.
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'Every civilian casualty is tragic': Israeli fighter pilot on Gaza bombing missions

'every civilian casualty is tragic': israeli fighter pilot on gaza bombing missions
An Israeli fighter pilot who operated against Palestinian militants in Gaza this month has said all civilian deaths in the conflict were tragic, but that he only bombed "Hamas-related" targets.
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US regrets United Nations move to launch Gaza probe

The United States on Thursday said that it deeply regretted a decision by the United Nations Human Rights Council to launch an international investigation into crimes that may have been committed in..
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US to reopen Jerusalem consulate as it pledges help for Gaza's 'grave humanitarian situation'

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said America will reopen its consulate in Jerusalem - as he also pledged to rally international support to rebuild Gaza.
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'They bombed her - why?' Mother's grief after daughter, 11, killed in Gaza missile strike

'they bombed her - why?' mother's grief after daughter, 11, killed in gaza missile strike
Of all the stories coming out of Gaza this past fortnight, one in particular is so terribly tragic.
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'Why make mothers grieve?': The Gaza families whose lives have been ripped apart

'why make mothers grieve?': the gaza families whose lives have been ripped apart
All over this narrow, closed strip of land they are again picking up the pieces. They will again rebuild, until the next time.
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Israel-Hamas ceasefire holds as humanitarian aid arrives in Gaza

israel-hamas ceasefire holds as humanitarian aid arrives in gaza
A ceasefire between Israel and Hamas is continuing to hold, allowing the first aid convoys to reach Gaza.
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Israel-Hamas ceasefire holds as aid convoys arrive in Gaza, while thousands march in London

A ceasefire between Israel and Hamas is continuing to hold, allowing the first aid convoys to reach Gaza.
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Shocked girl 'hasn't spoken a word' since four siblings and mother were killed in Gaza

shocked girl 'hasn't spoken a word' since four siblings and mother were killed in gaza
It's only an hour and a bit's drive from Jerusalem down to Gaza, but it's a journey into a different world.
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Belated diplomacy finally led to ceasefire between Israel and Hamas - but will it last?

belated diplomacy finally led to ceasefire between israel and hamas - but will it last?
Fundamental facts on the ground will have to change for the truce between Israel and Hamas in Gaza to hold.
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Israel and Hamas agree ceasefire

israel and hamas agree ceasefire
The Israeli security cabinet has approved a unilateral ceasefire to end a military operation in the Gaza Strip after 11 days of fighting, Israeli media have reported.
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Aid to Gaza blocked by Hamas rocket fire despite 'desperate' need for help

Aid continues to be blocked from entering Gaza because of security concerns, despite a desperate need for supplies with fuel due to run out on Friday.
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Israel blocks aid to Gaza despite 'desperate' need for help - as tit-for-tat airstrikes continue

israel blocks aid to gaza despite 'desperate' need for help - as tit-for-tat airstrikes continue
Aid continues to be blocked from entering Gaza because of security concerns, despite a desperate need for supplies with fuel due to run out on Friday.
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Girls killed in Israeli airstrike had told parents 'we're going to die, we're scared'

girls killed in israeli airstrike had told parents 'we're going to die, we're scared'
Closed off to the world, Gaza is being bombed into submission.
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Ceasefire looking unlikely as Israel-Gaza cross-border attacks continue

ceasefire looking unlikely as israel-gaza cross-border attacks continue
There remains little sign of a ceasefire between Israel and Gaza after more than a week of cross-border attacks.
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11 children 'receiving care for trauma' among youngsters killed in Israeli airstrikes on Gaza

11 children 'receiving care for trauma' among youngsters killed in israeli airstrikes on gaza
Eleven children having treatment to help them deal with trauma were killed by Israeli airstrikes on Gaza in recent days, according to an independent humanitarian organisation.
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Eighth night of violence between Israel and Gaza as Biden makes fresh call for ceasefire

eighth night of violence between israel and gaza as biden makes fresh call for ceasefire
The fighting between Israel and Hamas is showing few signs of slowing down following another night of bombardments. 
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No innocence in Gaza: She knows no English but she knows the word for bombing

The view from the Qeeq family home is rubble.
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The only English word this five-year-old from Gaza knows is 'bombing'

the only english word this five-year-old from gaza knows is 'bombing'
The view from the Qeeq family home is rubble.
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'We dread the nights': Life in Gaza under Israeli bombardment

'we dread the nights': life in gaza under israeli bombardment
Laila Barhoum, a humanitarian worker and human rights advocate in Gaza, describes her feelings of "dread" and "injustice" as the region is pounded by Israeli air strikes.
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Inside the Iron Dome: How Israel's missile defence shield is battling Hamas rocket attacks

inside the iron dome: how israel's missile defence shield is battling hamas rocket attacks
From the moment a giant, green radar detects rocket fire blasting out of Gaza towards Israel, it is only a matter of seconds before an Israeli defence missile shoots up to intercept.
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Families left homeless after militant tunnels destroyed in Israeli bombing campaign

families left homeless after militant tunnels destroyed in israeli bombing campaign
Sustained Israeli military airstrikes have destroyed nine miles (14km) of militant tunnels along the Gaza Strip, and the homes of nine Hamas commanders, it has been claimed.
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Israel's CG Zadka calls his visit to Soumya's house 'emotional', says important to show 'personal support'

Soumya Santhosh, an Indian caregiver, was killed in Israel's Ashkelon due to Hamas airstrikes from Gaza.
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Heavy bombing continues in Gaza as Israeli PM says he wants to 'level heavy price' on Hamas

heavy bombing continues in gaza as israeli pm says he wants to 'level heavy price' on hamas
Heavy bombing has continued in Gaza in the early hours of the morning as Israeli warplanes unleashed a series of airstrikes across several locations. 
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At 1am in Israel, my children are asleep. For those in Gaza, it's a different story

at 1am in israel, my children are asleep. for those in gaza, it's a different story
From my home in Jerusalem on Sunday morning, I called our local producer in Gaza.
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Israeli PM vows to keep using 'full force' in Gaza despite UN call to end 'utterly appalling' violence

israeli pm vows to keep using 'full force' in gaza despite un call to end 'utterly appalling' violence
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said his country's military campaign in Gaza will continue with "full force", as 42 people are reported to have died in an airstrike early on Sunday that..
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