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Rashida Tlaib rejects Israel's offer to visit family in West Bank, says 'oppressive conditions' designed to humiliate her
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Rashida Tlaib rejects Israel's offer to visit family in West Bank, says 'oppressive conditions' designed to humiliate her

US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib on Friday rejected an offer by Israel to let her travel to the West Bank, the latest twist in a dispute drawing Donald Trump and Benjamin Netanyahu together against US Democrats ahead of elections in both countries

14 wounded in clashes between Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police at disputed holy site in Jerusalem
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14 wounded in clashes between Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police at disputed holy site in Jerusalem

Muslim worshippers and Israeli Police clashed Sunday at a major Jerusalem holy site during prayers marking the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha.

Israel warplanes bomb bunkers at Hamas base in Gaza in first rocket fire since early May, says military
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Israel warplanes bomb bunkers at Hamas base in Gaza in first rocket fire since early May, says military

Israel's warplanes bombed bunkers at a Hamas base in Gaza early Thursday following the first rocket fire from the territory since early May, the military said.

Israel lifts ban on Palestinian fishing boats, takes first step in implementing a fragile truce
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Israel lifts ban on Palestinian fishing boats, takes first step in implementing a fragile truce

The Israel Navy often fires on Gazan boats since they exceed the limit it enforces. The fishing union in Gaza confirmed the lifting of the ban.

With fasting and prayer, Muslims mark the holy month of Ramadan across the globe
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With fasting and prayer, Muslims mark the holy month of Ramadan across the globe

During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims all over the world spend their time praying, fasting and performing good deeds.

Palestine agrees on ceasefire with Israel amid fear of war, two-day escalation of hostilities was most serious since 2014 conflict
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Palestine agrees on ceasefire with Israel amid fear of war, two-day escalation of hostilities was most serious since 2014 conflict

The recent flare-up came as Hamas sought further steps from Israel toward easing its blockade under a previous ceasefire brokered by Egypt and the United Nations

Gaza-Israel hostilities flare up for second straight day with rocket attacks, air strikes across border
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Gaza-Israel hostilities flare up for second straight day with rocket attacks, air strikes across border

Two other Palestinians protesting near the frontier were also killed by Israeli forces.

Gaza Skate Team, a group of Palestinian youngsters, beat deprivation, Israeli blockade through skating
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Gaza Skate Team, a group of Palestinian youngsters, beat deprivation, Israeli blockade through skating

Instructed by two coaches, the Gaza Skate Team are a group of 20 youngsters who hold weekly training sessions and watch videos online to learn and improve their skill.

Israel strikes Gaza after rare Palestinian rocket attack near Tel Aviv; Hamas' interior security office hit in bombing
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Israel strikes Gaza after rare Palestinian rocket attack near Tel Aviv; Hamas' interior security office hit in bombing

Israel launched strikes on Hamas targets in Gaza on Monday hours after a rocket from the Palestinian enclave hit a house near Tel Aviv and wounded seven people, leading to fears of a severe escalation

Israel's security forces should be prosecuted for war crimes against Palestinians in Gaza, says UN panel; Benjamin Netanyahu rejects report
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Israel's security forces should be prosecuted for war crimes against Palestinians in Gaza, says UN panel; Benjamin Netanyahu rejects report

Israeli security forces may have committed war crimes and crimes against humanity in killing 189 Palestinians and wounding more than 6,100 at weekly protests in Gaza last year, United Nations investigators said on Thursday.

Israel opposes visit planned by UN council to Palestinian territories for 'close look' at conflict situation
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Israel opposes visit planned by UN council to Palestinian territories for 'close look' at conflict situation

The United Nations Security Council's visit would have come at a tumultuous time: Israel is headed for elections in April.

Palestine president Mahmoud Abbas to dissolve parliament, angers Hamas amid warnings from militant group
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Palestine president Mahmoud Abbas to dissolve parliament, angers Hamas amid warnings from militant group

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas pledged on Saturday to implement a court ruling and dissolve the parliament controlled by his rival Hamas movement, triggering warnings of chaos from the Islamic militant group.

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu takes charge of defence portfolio, says snap polls would be 'irresponsible'
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Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu takes charge of defence portfolio, says snap polls would be 'irresponsible'

Netanyahu said heading to elections now, amid repeated violent confrontations with Gaza militants, was "irresponsible" of his coalition partners, who have been pushing for early polls since the resignation last week of Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman over a Gaza cease-fire.

Israeli defence minister resigns, accuses Benjamin Netanyahu of surrendering before Hamas
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Israeli defence minister resigns, accuses Benjamin Netanyahu of surrendering before Hamas

As news of a ceasefire between the Israeli government and Hamas—which controls the Gaza Strip—broke, Avigdor Lieberman's office put out a statement saying any claim that he had backed ending Israel's offensive was "fake news".

India urges nations to hike contributions to UN agency to prevent humanitarian crisis looming on Palestinian refugees
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India urges nations to hike contributions to UN agency to prevent humanitarian crisis looming on Palestinian refugees

India voiced concern over the financial crunch at the UN agency for Palestinian refugees and appealed to nations to enhance contributions to it.

Israeli soldier, six Palestinians including Hamas military commander killed during raid in Gaza; Hamas denounces 'cowardly' attack
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Israeli soldier, six Palestinians including Hamas military commander killed during raid in Gaza; Hamas denounces 'cowardly' attack

An exchange of fire erupted during an Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, killing six Palestinians and an Israeli soldier, officials said, while potentially dashing hopes that a recent agreement would restore calm.

Israel prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu wraps up visit to Lithuania, says Jews still under threat decades after Holocaust
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Israel prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu wraps up visit to Lithuania, says Jews still under threat decades after Holocaust

The Israeli leader identified what he termed new existential threats facing the Jews, with Iran and Islamist movement Hamas being among them.

Israel to reopen Erez border crossing with Gaza, a week after closing it following violent clashes
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Israel to reopen Erez border crossing with Gaza, a week after closing it following violent clashes

Israel will reopen the Erez border crossing with the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, defence minister Avigdor Lieberman said,

Donald Trump orders withdrawal of $200 million aid for West Bank & Gaza, Palestine Liberation Organisation terms it 'blackmail'
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Donald Trump orders withdrawal of $200 million aid for West Bank & Gaza, Palestine Liberation Organisation terms it 'blackmail'

Donald Trump has ordered the state department to withdraw $200 million-worth aid which was previously planned for West Bank and Gaza.

Daily Bulletin: Kerala CM sticks to claim on UAE aid; Rahul to address diaspora in UK; Saina Nehwal in action at Asian Games today
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Daily Bulletin: Kerala CM sticks to claim on UAE aid; Rahul to address diaspora in UK; Saina Nehwal in action at Asian Games today

The controversy over UAE's reported offer to release Rs 700 crore aid to flood-hit Kerala refuses to die down. Expect Saina Nehwal and Dipika Pallikal Karthik in action at Asian Games today. Rahul Gandhi will address Indian Diaspora in UK