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Ya’alon: After Gaza war decisions, ‘I can still look at myself in the mirror’ – Jerusalem Post Israel News


Jerusalem Post Israel News

Ya'alon: After Gaza war decisions, 'I can still look at myself in the mirror'
Jerusalem Post Israel News
After all the controversy and war crimes allegations following last summer's Gaza war, Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon said Tuesday that “I can still look at myself in the mirror.” Ya'alon was speaking at a Shurat Hadin – Israel Law Center conference in …
IDF Former Chief of Staff Benny Gantz on Gaza War: 'Next Time Will be Worse'Algemeiner
Former IDF Commander on the Next Round of Warfare with GazaYeshiva World News
Next round of violence will be harder on Gaza, ex-IDF chief saysIsrael Hayom
The Times of Israel -The Electronic Intifada (blog) -International Middle East Media Center
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Posted on 6 May 2015 | 10:09 pm

Israeli army to check for Hamas tunnels near Gaza border kibbutz – Haaretz


Haaretz

Israeli army to check for Hamas tunnels near Gaza border kibbutz
Haaretz
Israeli army to check for Hamas tunnels near Gaza border kibbutz. Kibbutz members had been complaining since the Gaza war that they heard noises of digging underground and brought a private company to check. By Shirly Seidler | May 6, 2015 | 11:11 PM …
IDF to follow up on claims of Gaza tunnel under kibbutzThe Times of Israel
IDF to investigate suspected terror tunnel in Gaza border towni24news
How (and How Not) to Investigate an Armed Conflict: Reflections on Three Lawfare (blog)
Commentary Magazine -Ynetnews -Arutz Sheva
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Posted on 6 May 2015 | 8:13 pm

Gaza movie theaters remain shuttered – Al-Monitor


Al-Monitor

Gaza movie theaters remain shuttered
Al-Monitor
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Nothing remains of the Gaza Strip movie theaters except their names used to describe squares located nearby. These names have become associated, in the minds of the new generation of Gazans, with geographical locations, …

Posted on 6 May 2015 | 8:00 pm

"Kill Anything": Israeli Soldiers Say Gaza Atrocities Came from Orders for … – Democracy Now!


Democracy Now!

"Kill Anything": Israeli Soldiers Say Gaza Atrocities Came from Orders for
Democracy Now!
A new report based on testimonies of Israeli soldiers concludes the massive civilian death toll from last summer's Israeli assault on Gaza resulted from a policy of indiscriminate fire. The Israeli veterans group Breaking the Silence released
Inside GazaRTE.ie
If Gaza's borders were opened, '100000 young people would leave'Al Jazeera America
Shit Israeli soldiers did in GazaMondoweiss
CNN International -Haaretz
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Posted on 6 May 2015 | 2:24 pm

After Palestine Overcomes U.S.-Israeli Pressure and Joins ICC, Will Gaza’s … – Democracy Now!


Democracy Now!

After Palestine Overcomes U.S.-Israeli Pressure and Joins ICC, Will Gaza's
Democracy Now!
A new report from the Israeli group Breaking the Silence on Israel's policy of indiscriminate fire during the 2014 Gaza assault comes just a week after a United Nations probe confirmed Israeli forces conducted direct attacks on its facilities in Gaza
Israel's concept of democracy flawedgulfnews.com
US, international community should take lead on two-state solutionAl-Monitor
Israeli MP Accused of Inciting Palestinian Genocide Named Justice MinisterSputnik International

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Posted on 6 May 2015 | 2:24 pm

Restricted by Israeli boats, Gaza resorts to fish farms – Al-Monitor


Al-Monitor

Restricted by Israeli boats, Gaza resorts to fish farms
Al-Monitor
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — A project by private funders and supervised by the local authorities is setting up fish farms in the Gaza Strip in an attempt to meet Gazans' demand for fish. Gaza's entire western border is on the Mediterranean Sea, but it

Posted on 5 May 2015 | 10:42 pm

Hamas Worse Than Jews, Says ISIS in Gaza – Breitbart News


Breitbart News

Hamas Worse Than Jews, Says ISIS in Gaza
Breitbart News
A group calling itself Supporters of the Islamic State in Jerusalem has continued to challenge the Gaza-ruling Palestinian entity Hamas. The ISIS-linked Salafists are attempting to stir enough discontent in the Palestinian territory to pose a challenge
Hamas launches crackdown on Salafist groups in Gaza StripYahoo News
Small pro-ISIS faction trying to challenge Hamas rule in GazaHaaretz
Salafi jihadi group: 'Gangs of Hamas regime destroyed Gaza mosque'Jerusalem Post Israel News
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty -Foreign Policy (blog)
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Posted on 5 May 2015 | 4:49 pm

Soldiers’ group: In Gaza war, IDF assumed everyone was a terrorist – Haaretz


Haaretz

Soldiers' group: In Gaza war, IDF assumed everyone was a terrorist
Haaretz
Breaking the Silence has harshly criticized the Israel Defense Forces for its operational policy during last summer's war in Gaza, saying it led to “immense and unprecedented harm to the civilian population and infrastructures in the Gaza Strip.” The
In New Report, 60 IDF Soldiers Allege IDF War Crimes In GazaFailedMessiah.com

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Posted on 4 May 2015 | 4:18 pm

Israeli veterans say permissive rules of engagement fueled Gaza carnage – Washington Post


The Intercept – First Look Media

Israeli veterans say permissive rules of engagement fueled Gaza carnage
Washington Post
TEL AVIV — The war last summer between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip left more than 2,100 Palestinians dead and reduced vast areas to rubble. On Monday, a group of Israeli veterans released sobering testimony from fellow soldiers that suggests …
Samples of Israeli Horrific Brutality and War Criminality in GazaThe Intercept – First Look Media
Israeli Soldiers: Lax Rules In Gaza War Led To Indiscriminate FireNPR (blog)
Israeli soldiers describe 'losing their sense of morality' during the Gaza Telegraph.co.uk
RT (blog) -The Guardian
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Posted on 4 May 2015 | 9:01 am

Banksy Finds a Canvas and a New Fan Base in Gaza’s Ruins – New York Times


New York Times

Banksy Finds a Canvas and a New Fan Base in Gaza's Ruins
New York Times
GAZA — Very little of Abu Shadi Shenbari's family home remains in Beit Hanoun, in the northern Gaza Strip. Only a concrete bathroom wall was left standing when Israeli forces flattened the neighborhood near the border with Israel during the war with
Jimmy Carter cancels Thursday visit to GazaJerusalem Post Israel News
Israel eases Gaza blockade, hopes for Hamas stabilityAl-Monitor
Jimmy Carter cancels Gaza Strip visitThe Times of Israel
Reuters -Newsweek – Europe -Middle East Monitor (blog)
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Posted on 1 May 2015 | 9:01 am

Gaza – Yahoo News Search Results

Police seize Banksy mural bought from Palestinian man for $175

Fred Lambert GAZA, April 14 (UPI) — A mural of a weeping woman believed to be the work of street artist Banksy was seized by police after a Palestinian man accidentally sold it for $175.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 6:55 pm

Hamas tightens its hold on Gaza as Palestinian unity deal falters and reconstruction stalls

Eight months after a ruinous war with Israel, the reconstruction of Gaza has barely begun, and the Islamic militant group Hamas remains entrenched despite expectations that it cede some of its power to West Bank-based Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:27 pm

Hamas consolidates its grip on Gaza as reconstruction stalls

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Eight months after a ruinous war with Israel, the reconstruction of Gaza has barely begun, and the Islamic militant group Hamas remains entrenched despite expectations that it cede some of its power to West Bank-based Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:10 pm

NGOs demand urgent change in world's approach to Gaza

Six months after donors pledged billions for devastated Gaza, only a quarter of the funds have materialised and not one destroyed home has been rebuilt, a coalition of aid groups said in a report Monday. The report, "Charting a New Course: Overcoming the Stalemate in Gaza", warns that further conflict is likely unless the world takes a fresh approach to the battered Palestinian enclave, by …

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:33 pm

Aid groups urge world to push for end to Gaza blockade

A coalition of international aid groups urged the world Monday to deliver on aid promises for Gaza reconstruction and pressure Israel to lift its blockade of the territory, where rebuilding efforts have stalled since last summer's Israel-Hamas war.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:13 am

Gaza Conflicts 'Inevitable' Unless Israeli Blockade Is Lifted, New Report Warns

Six months after international donors pledged nearly $5.4 billion dollars toward reconstruction work in the war-ravaged Gaza Strip, nearly 100,000 people are still homeless in the Palestinian enclave, the Association of International Development Agencies (AIDA), a coalition of international aid groups, said in a report released Monday.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 9:15 am

NGOs condemn donors over slow Gaza reconstruction

Six months after donors pledged billions of dollars (euros) for devastated Gaza, most of the money remains blocked, and reconstruction efforts are painfully slow, a coalition of aid groups said Monday. The report also condemned the international community for failing to help open the blockaded Palestinian territories up to each other, to broker a lasting ceasefire with Israel and to hold the two …

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:20 am

'Empty words': Donors fail to deliver pledged Gaza aid

Countries have given just 26.8 percent of $3.5bn promised for rebuilding Gaza after the 2014 war, report finds.

Posted on 12 April 2015 | 11:10 pm

With Few Choices, Gaza Family Makes Bombed-Out Shell Its Home

The war between Israel and Hamas completely destroyed over 9,000 homes in Gaza. Not one has been rebuilt. Some, like the Otaish family, are cramming into the rubble-strewn rooms that remain.

Posted on 12 April 2015 | 11:39 am

Gaza police seize Banksy's disputed weeping goddess

Gaza police have seized a work by famed street artist Banksy from a man who bought it for $200 from a family that later said it was duped, both sides told AFP. Bilal Khaled, accused of buying the work painted on a door belonging to the Darduna family without telling them its real value, said Friday "the police seized it yesterday under a court order". At the end of February, the artist, who …

Posted on 10 April 2015 | 3:21 pm