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Gaza horse riders compete again as coronavirus curbs easedWearing riding pants, logo-decorated shirts and helmets, Gaza horse-riders resumed local show-jumping competitions on Thursday as coronavirus restrictions were eased.
Faster than machines, jobless Palestinian graduates bring in Gaza's cropsCovering the ground five times faster than a tractor for subsistence wages, 40 Palestinian graduates have teamed to pick crops in Gaza, after failing to launch the careers they studied for in a..
People's joy at reopened mosques in Gaza 'a blessing' says imamMosques reopened for daily prayers and children returned to nursery schools on Wednesday in an easing of coronavirus restrictions in the Gaza Strip.
Mosques and nursery schools reopen in GazaMosques reopened for daily prayers and children returned to nursery schools on Wednesday in an easing of coronavirus restrictions in the Gaza Strip.
Palestinians report first coronavirus death in GazaA woman has died in Gaza Strip after contracting coronavirus, the Palestinian enclave's first known fatality from the global pandemic, the health ministry said on Saturday.
Gaza girl, 13, teaches neighbourhood children during school closureIn a wooden shack in the Gaza Strip, a 13-year-old girl holds classes for neighbourhood children who have missed out on their studies since schools were closed in March due to the novel coronavirus..
ICRC donates vital medical equipment to Gaza in coronavirus crisisThe International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Thursday donated vital intensive care equipment to Gaza hospitals but said they remain underequipped for any wider outbreak of the new coronavirus..
Too poor to buy, too scared to meet: Palestinians face joyless RamadanThe electric lanterns and ornate decorations of Ramadan would normally be hanging in the streets of Gaza, the West Bank and east Jerusalem by now, but not this year amid coronavirus restrictions and..
Palestinian jailed in Gaza for breaking coronavirus quarantineA Gaza court has sentenced a Palestinian man to six months in jail for escaping from a coronavirus quarantine facility on the Egyptian border, the Interior Ministry said on Thursday.
Gaza resumes coronavirus testing amid shortagesCoronavirus testing has resumed in the Gaza Strip after Israel allowed five testing kits purchased by the World Health Organization (WHO) into the enclave, a Gaza health ministry spokesman said on..
Hamas arrests Palestinians in Gaza for Zoom video chat with IsraelisHamas arrested a Palestinian in Gaza on Thursday, saying that he had taken part in a video conference with Israelis and describing his act as "treason."
Lockdown in West Bank, crowds in Gaza: Palestinians divided over coronavirusPolitical and physical divisions between Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza have induced two very different responses to the coronavirus pandemic, with a strict lockdown in the first and crowds..
Israel seeks immediate resumption of talks on citizens held in GazaIsrael called on Tuesday for the immediate resumption of talks on the return of four Israelis held for years in the Gaza Strip after the Palestinian territory's Hamas rulers said they might be willing..
Israel links coronavirus aid for Gaza to recovering soldiersIsrael on Wednesday linked any assistance it might offer for the Gaza Strip's efforts against coronavirus to progress in its attempt to recover two Israeli soldiers lost during the 2014 war in the..
Gaza medics switching focus from border protests to coronavirusScarcely two years ago Gaza's border with Israel was a deadly front line, with black smoke swirling around thousands of Palestinian protesters as they faced off against Israeli troops firing live..
Qatar announces $150 million aid to Gaza to support U.N. programs, efforts to contain coronavirusQatar announced $150 million in aid to the Gaza Strip over a period of six months, to support United Nations humanitarian programs in the Palestinian territory and efforts to contain the new..
First coronavirus cases confirmed in the Palestinian Gaza StripThe first two cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in the densely-populated Gaza Strip, Palestinian health officials said on Sunday.
Blockaded Gaza looks wryly on as world isolates itselfA sly dig at the international community, this is just one among a torrent of social media posts that has emerged from the blockaded Gaza Strip in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Ten killed in Gaza after bakery fire sweeps through packed marketAt least 10 people, including six children, were killed on Thursday when a bakery fire swept through a crowded market in a refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, health officials said.
Israel-Gaza ceasefire takes hold after two-day flare-upA ceasefire brokered by Egypt and the United Nations took hold on the Israel-Gaza border on Tuesday after two days of fighting between Israel and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad group.
Gaza-Israel hostilities flare through second day with rocket attacks, air strikesGaza militants on Monday fired rockets toward Israel, which responded with air strikes, in the second day of an escalation that ebbed but did not come to an end despite the Palestinian militant group..
Islamic Jihad says it has ended rocket fire after two days of Gaza-Israel hostilitiesThe Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad said on Monday it had ended its "military response" to Israel after two days of firing rockets from Gaza at its neighbour, which responded in turn with air..
Israeli jets strike Islamic Jihad targets in Syria and Gaza: Israeli militaryIsraeli fighter jets launched air strikes on suspected Islamic Jihad positions in Syria, the Israeli military said on Monday, after the militant group and Israel exchanged rockets and air strikes..
Israeli fire kills Palestinian trying to plant bomb at Gaza border: Israeli militaryIsraeli forces killed a Palestinian trying to plant explosives near Israel's border security fence with the Gaza Strip on Sunday, the Israeli military said.
Gaza farmers return to their lands along volatile Israeli borderReturning to his fields for the first time in 14 years, Palestinian farmer Naser Abu Isaeed surveyed the toll taken by conflict on formerly productive soil.
Gazan bridegrooms end up in jail over unpaid debtsBridegrooms in the Gaza Strip are finding marriage a path to debtors' prison rather than to happiness.
Dutch court not competent to hear war crimes case against Israel's GantzA Dutch district court on Wednesday ruled that it does not have jurisdiction to hear a case against former Israeli Armed Forces chief Benny Gantz brought by a Dutch Palestinian who lost six relatives..
'Slap of the century': Palestinians reject Trump Mideast planPalestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan the "slap of the century" on Tuesday as thousands of Palestinians held protests in Gaza and the West..
Hamas says it will confront Trump's 'aggressive' Middle East planPalestinian condemnation of the U.S. Middle East peace plan came swiftly on Tuesday night, with thousands protesting in Gaza and the militant Islamist group Hamas saying it would confront President..
Israeli troops kill three Palestinians in Gaza border attackIsraeli troops on Tuesday shot and killed three Palestinians who threw an explosive towards them after attempting to cross the border from neighboring Gaza, Israel's military said.
Three Gazans shot dead after throwing explosive towards Israeli troops: militaryIsraeli troops on Tuesday shot and killed three Palestinians who threw an explosive towards them after attempting to cross the border from neighboring Gaza, Israel's military said.
Israel carries out Gaza air strikes after Palestinian rocket fireFour rockets were fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, the Israeli military said, and it responded with air strikes against facilities belonging to the enclave's ruling Hamas militant..
Four Gaza rockets fired at Israel, military says, no casualties or damage reportedFour rockets were fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, the Israeli military said, and there were no reports of casualties or damage.
Palestinians in Gaza mourn Iran's SoleimaniHundreds of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip on Saturday mourned the death of Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Soleimani, killed by a U.S. air strike in Iraq.
Muslim women spread Christmas cheer in GazaMuslim women in the Palestinian Gaza Strip have been hand-crafting gifts for the approaching Orthodox Christmas as part of a project to empower a traditional community.
Palestinians to scale back protests on Israel-Gaza borderPalestinians in Gaza will scale back protests along the fortified border with Israel, factions in the strip said on Thursday, in a sign of a lasting detente between Israel and Gaza's Islamist rulers..
Gaza rocket sends Netanyahu to shelter during campaign rally: TVA rocket launched from the Gaza Strip at a southern Israeli city on Wednesday as it hosted a campaign rally by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu prompted him to take shelter briefly before resuming the..
Gaza rocket fired at Israeli city during Netanyahu visit: TVA rocket was launched from the Gaza Strip at a southern Israeli city on Wednesday as it hosted a campaign visit by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, prompting him to briefly take shelter, Israeli TV..
Gaza Christians say few Israeli permits granted for Christmas travelFewer than half of Christians from Gaza who sought Israeli permits to visit holy cities such as Bethlehem and Jerusalem at Christmas have so far had their applications granted, members of the small..
Israel reverses ban, Gaza Christians can visit Christmas sitesChristians in the Gaza Strip will be allowed to visit holy cities such as Bethlehem and Jerusalem at Christmas, Israel authorities said on Sunday, reversing a decision not to issue them permits.
Qatar says its Gaza aid to continue through March 2020 at leastQatar will continue providing humanitarian aid for the Gaza Strip into next year, the gas-rich Gulf state's envoy to the Palestinian enclave said on Wednesday, a pledge that may help stave off conflict..
Israel bars Gaza's Christians from visiting Bethlehem and Jerusalem at ChristmasChristians in the Gaza Strip will not be allowed to visit holy cities such as Bethlehem and Jerusalem to celebrate Christmas this year, Israeli authorities said on Thursday.
After 20 years, Palestinian mother and son reunited in EgyptPalestinian journalist Amjad Yaghi was just nine years old when his mother left the Gaza Strip on what should have been a short trip to Egypt for medical treatment.
Tourism in Israel? U.S. charity's offer with Gaza hospital project irks PalestiniansA U.S. charity building a tent hospital in the Gaza Strip is causing Palestinian unease by offering foreign medical volunteers the opportunity of weekend tourism in Israel, just across the volatile..
Israeli troops kill Palestinian teen at Gaza protest, Palestinians sayIsraeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian teenager near the border fence with the Gaza Strip on Friday, Palestinian officials said.
U.S. embassy in Jerusalem issues travel warning after Pompeo's settlement announcementThe U.S. embassy in Jerusalem on Monday warned Americans about traveling in Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza, soon after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the United States was softening its..
Palestinian rockets, Israeli airstrikes jolt tenuous Gaza trucePalestinian militants fired two rockets deep into southern Israel from Gaza on Saturday, and the Israeli military responded with a number of air strikes on militant targets, shaking an already tenuous..
Renewed rocket fire into Israel jolts tenuous Gaza truceIsraeli missile defenses on Saturday intercepted two Palestinian rockets that were fired deep into southern Israel overnight on Saturday from the Gaza Strip, Israel's military said.
Israel says it is probing 'harm to civilians' from deadly Gaza air strikeIsrael's military said on Friday it was investigating "harm caused to civilians" from an air strike it carried out in Gaza that Palestinian medics said killed eight members of one family including five..
Tenuous truce in Gaza as Islamic Jihad, Israel differ on termsPalestinian militant group Islamic Jihad and Israel declared a halt to hostilities across the Gaza Strip border on Thursday but a lasting ceasefire appeared tenuous as they differed on terms.