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Israel is finding it harder to deny targeting Gaza infrastructure – The Guardian


The Guardian

Israel is finding it harder to deny targeting Gaza infrastructure
The Guardian
In the past, influential Israeli politicians have called for power to Gaza to be shut off. Zeev Elkin, chairman of the Knesset foreign affairs and defence committee, asked Binyamin Netanyahu, about cutting off water and electricity from Israel into the
From Gaza: I Would Rather Die in Dignity Than Agree to Living in an Open-Air Huffington Post (blog)
Israeli bombs kill 100 Gazans in single dayAljazeera.com
Gaza conflict: Health official says 13 dead after tank shell hits UN schoolCBC.ca
Here And Now -BBC News
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Posted on 30 July 2014 | 6:15 am

Israel Bombards Hamas Symbols, Power Plant in Gaza – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Israel Bombards Hamas Symbols, Power Plant in Gaza
Wall Street Journal
Israeli forces pounded Hamas symbols of control and Gaza's only power plant in one of the heaviest bombardments in the three-week conflict, trying to raise pressure on the Islamist group to accept Israel's terms for a cease-fire. A strike early Tuesday
Israel Steps Up Airstrikes in Gaza as International Cease-Fire Efforts StumbleNew York Times
Deadly Israeli shelling hits Gaza UN schoolAljazeera.com
Shells Hit UN School in Gaza, Kill 15ABC News
Washington Post -CNN
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Posted on 30 July 2014 | 3:31 am

Israeli strikes kill more than 100, knock out power station in Gaza – Los Angeles Times


Israeli strikes kill more than 100, knock out power station in Gaza
Los Angeles Times
Israeli forces unleashed some of the most intense bombardments of the 3-week-old war with Hamas on Tuesday, flattening the home of the militant group's top political leader in the Gaza Strip, damaging the offices of an affiliated television station and …

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 12:57 am

Netanyahu warns Israel to prepare for long Gaza conflict, as at least 10 more … – Washington Post


Netanyahu warns Israel to prepare for long Gaza conflict, as at least 10 more
Washington Post
JERUSALEM — Israel will press its air and ground offensive in the Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday, preparing his country for a longer and bloodier campaign and dashing hopes that the three-week-old conflict would end soon.

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 10:33 pm

Collective Punishment in Gaza – The New Yorker


The New Yorker

Collective Punishment in Gaza
The New Yorker
Three days after the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched the current war in Gaza, he held a press conference in Tel Aviv during which he said, in Hebrew, according to the Times of Israel, “I think the Israeli people understand now what I …
Israelis support Netanyahu and Gaza war, despite rising deaths on both sidesWashington Post
Sasa Petricic: Israeli attitudes on Gaza seem firmly behind NetanyahuCBC.ca
Susan Rice: Gaza death toll alarmingPolitico
The Guardian -i24news -Christian Science Monitor
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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 10:06 pm

Gaza death toll rises as Israeli strikes continue – RTE.ie


Gaza death toll rises as Israeli strikes continue
RTE.ie
More than 100 Palestinians were killed today after Israel intensified its bombardment of Gaza, bringing the number of Palestinians killed to over 1,200. Israel stepped up its artillery fire overnight, especially in central Gaza's Bureij refugee camp

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 8:49 pm

Gaza’s only power plant destroyed in Israel’s most intense air strike yet – The Guardian


The Guardian

Gaza's only power plant destroyed in Israel's most intense air strike yet
The Guardian
Flames and clouds of black smoke billowed over Gaza's only power plant on Tuesday after it was destroyed during the most relentless and widespread Israeli bombardment of the current conflict. At least 100 people were killed, according to Gaza health …

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 8:00 pm

Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians revise truce plan – Reuters


Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians revise truce plan
Reuters
Health officials said at least 85 Palestinians died in some of heaviest bombardments from air, sea and land since Israel's offensive began on July 8 in response to rocket salvoes fired by Gaza's dominant Hamas Islamists and their guerrilla allies

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 6:17 pm

Palestinian Teen Farah Baker Live Tweets Nighttime Bombardment in Gaza – NBCNews.com


NBCNews.com

Palestinian Teen Farah Baker Live Tweets Nighttime Bombardment in Gaza
NBCNews.com
At 16 years old, Farah Baker should be enjoying her summer vacation from school. Instead, she spends terrified, sleepless nights watching airstrikes and rockets light up her Gaza neighborhood as her parents attempt to comfort her two young sisters.
Teen girl 'live tweets Gaza bomb attack'Telegraph.co.uk
“I might die tonight,” she wrote.NEWS.com.au

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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 4:35 pm

Israel Strikes Fuel Tanks at Gaza’s Only Power Plant – NBCNews.com


NBCNews.com

Israel Strikes Fuel Tanks at Gaza's Only Power Plant
NBCNews.com
The fuel tanks at Gaza's only power plant came under attack early Tuesday, threatening to deepen an already dire humanitarian situation. The attack came hours after Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned in a televised speech of a "prolonged

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 3:20 pm

Gaza – Yahoo News Search Results

Gaza refuge suffers deadly shelling

Tank fire hits a Gaza school being used as a refuge by thousands of Palestinians, killing at least 15, the UN says.

Posted on 30 July 2014 | 7:19 am

Gaza death toll passes 1,200 amid latest talk of truce

The Palestine Liberation Organisation expressed readiness for a Gaza truce and Washington said Israel had sought help Tuesday in calming a 22-day conflict that has killed more than 1,200 people in the enclave. US Secretary of State John Kerry said that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had asked for fresh help from America in trying to broker a ceasefire. The top US diplomat added that …

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 11:30 pm

Gaza truce offers fly, but so do shells

The Palestine Liberation Organisation expressed readiness for a Gaza truce and Washington said Israel had sought help Tuesday in calming a 22-day conflict that has killed nearly 1,200 in the enclave. US Secretary of State John Kerry said that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had asked for fresh help from America in trying to broker a ceasefire. The top US diplomat added that Netanyahu …

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 8:10 pm

PLO offers truce as at least 100 killed in Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A senior PLO official proposed a 24-hour humanitarian cease-fire Tuesday in the Gaza war, saying he spoke in the name of Hamas, but was contradicted a short while later by a spokesman of the Islamic militant group.

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 1:35 pm

Israel hits symbols of Hamas power in Gaza war

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel escalated its military campaign against Hamas on Tuesday, striking symbols of the group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that shut down the strip's only power plant in the heaviest bombardment in the fighting so far.

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 10:39 am

Gaza conflict

Hamas and Israel blamed one another for the lack of a cease-fire in a conflict that has left more than 1,200 people dead, raising questions about just what it will take to end the fighting in Gaza.

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 9:17 am

2 tank shells hit fuel tank at Gaza power plant

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli tank shells hit a fuel tank of the Gaza Strip's only power plant on Tuesday, forcing the plant to shut down, a spokesman for Gaza's electricity distribution company said. A huge cloud of black smoke rose over the coastal city.

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 7:27 am

Israel targets symbols of Hamas control in Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli aircraft, tanks and navy gunboats targeted symbols of Hamas control in Gaza City early Tuesday in the heaviest night of bombardment in three weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned of a "prolonged" campaign in Gaza.

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 5:06 am

Israeli PM warns of prolonged campaign in Gaza war

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel's prime minister warned Monday that the country faced a prolonged campaign against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, as the military urged residents in parts of the embattled territory to evacuate ahead of what appeared to be a broadening of the three-week war.

Posted on 28 July 2014 | 7:15 pm

Gaza residents see no joy in Muslim Eid holiday

By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) – One of the most joyous days in the Muslim calendar, the holiday of Eid al-Fitr was marked on Monday by tears and sorrow in the Gaza Strip, left battered by three weeks of merciless fighting between Israel and Hamas Islamists. Marking the end of the holy Ramadan month of fasting, Eid is normally a time of feasts and fun, presents and parties, even in this …

Posted on 28 July 2014 | 11:08 am