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UN Gaza Report: Both Israel And Palestinians May Be Guilty Of War CrimesA much-awaited United Nations report into the 2014 Gaza war released Monday found that both Israel and the Palestinians may have committed war crimes.
Palestinian President: We Will Never Recognize Israel As Jewish StatePalestinian Authority president demands a withdrawal of Israeli troops from Palestinian territories, says his people will never support "the Jewish State."
Poll: After Gaza War, Hamas Gathers Support Of 61 Percent Of PalestiniansThe popularity of the Hamas militant group among Palestinians in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip has spiked significantly following the 50-day war with Israel, according to an opinion poll released Tuesday.
Israel Declares 'Mission Accomplished' As Ground Troops Withdraw From GazaThe Israel Defense Forces have declared their “Mission accomplished” as they withdraw their ground forces on Tuesday for a three-day cease-fire in Gaza.
Hamas Leader: Gaza Fight Against Israel 'Just Like' American Revolution, French Nazi ResistanceHamas’ political leader, Khaled Meshaal, compared the Palestinian resistance to Israeli occupation in Gaza to that of the American Revolution against the British, and French resistance to the Nazis.
U.S., U.N. Announce Deal On 12-Hour Gaza Cease-FireHumanitarian cease-fire begins Friday; organizers hope it will lead to peace talks.
Poll: Twice As Many Americans Blame Hamas For Gaza Violence Than IsraelAmid calls for a cease-fire in in the Gaza Strip, more than twice as many Americans say that Hamas (40 percent) is responsible for the current violence in comparison to just 19 percent who blame Israel.
Turkish Prime Minister: Israel Has 'Surpassed What Hitler Did To Them'Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan ridiculed Israel’s ground invasion of Gaza, accusing the Israeli government of “barbarism that surpasses Hitler.”
Virginia Tech Professor: Israel And ISIS Share Same Violent Viewpoint
WH National Security Adviser: Israel Must Do More To Avoid Civilian CasualtiesThe White House’s Deputy National Security Advisor, Ben Rhodes, said that the Obama administration believes that while Israel “has a right to defend itself,” the country “can do more” to avoid civilian casualties.
Maryland Man Among American Jews Risking His Life for Israel in GazaThe two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel
2 Americans Killed in Fighting in Gaza StripTwo Americans who were soldiers for the Israel Defense Force were killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip.
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