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The beloved Jerusalem is hijacked.

Poets as diverse as William Blake and Yehuda Amichai have sung the praises of the heavenly Jerusalem, a land without strife or rancour, war or bitterness, envy, acquisitiveness or hatred. Until last week and President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's de facto capital, Israel, Fatah, Hamas and their ...

- TheCitizen - TZ

Hamas announces beginning of third intifada against US decision on Jerusalem.

Hamas has announced the beginning of the third intifada six days after US President Donald Trump announced the decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Sputnik International reported.

- AzerNews - AZ

Israel hits Hamas in Gaza after rocket fire at Israeli city.

JERUSALEM — The Israeli military says it has carried out airstrikes in Gaza is response to rocket fire toward southern Israel.The military says it struck a Hamas military compound in southern Gaza early on Wednesday. No casualties...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Trump's Jerusalem move: Soleimani says Iran Is ready to back Palestinian forces.

Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Soleimani says his nation is ready to support Palestinian forces in the Gaza Strip, days after the U.S. recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Soleimani, commander of the Al Quds force, made the offer in a phone call late Monday with leaders of groups in Gaza, according to ...

- Ya Libnan - US

Israel hits Hamas in Gaza after rocket fire at Israeli city.

The Israeli military says it has carried out airstrikes in Gaza is response to rocket fire toward southern Israel.

- FOX News - US

Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants killed in Gaza.

, Dec 13 : Several clashes between security forces and Palestinians in the wake of United States President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel have broken out on the Gaza border, leading to the death of two Palestinians.The IDF has, however, denied carrying out a strike in northern Gaza ...

- Sify - IN

NY Bombing Suspect Reportedly Fueled by Israeli Action in Gaza.

CNN said the NY attack suspect was acting because of recent Israeli action in Gaza NBC said his improvised bomb included matches, a battery, and Christmas lights The NY bombing suspect's family is "outraged" by police response to the attack Trump cited the attack to push his immigration agenda © Copyright Andolu Ajansi

- Albawaba - UK

'The Whole World Stands Against Israel.' Q&A With Farah Baker On Jerusalem & Gaza.

Please introduce yourself in your own words. I am Farah Baker, 19 years old, I study Business administration third level and I am a social media activist. What is the situation in Gaza right now? People in Gaza are so angry, especially after the Trump decision. © 2000 - 2017 Al Bawaba

- Albawaba - UK

'I said to the Chief of Staff: I'm leaving with a limp'.

Former IDF Chief Rabbi Rafi Peretz participates in lobby meeting to return Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul, '4500 trucks enter Gaza each day.'

- Arutz Sheva - IL

IDF attacks Hamas military compound.

IDF attacks Hamas military compound in southern Gaza Strip, hours after Gaza terrorists fire rocket at southern Israel.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Two militants' death in Gaza initially blamed on Israel.

Palestinian organization admits, 'killed in jihadi action'

- ANSA - IT

Rocket fired from Gaza at southern Israel

Rocket sirens heard in Gaza Belt. IDF says one rocket was fired from Gaza towards the region.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

2 Gaza terrorists killed in mysterious explosion

PA says Islamic Jihad terrorists killed in Israeli airstrike which Israel denies. Islamic Jihad says terrorists were on 'Jihad mission'

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Two dead in Gaza blast, Israeli denies it carried out an attack

An Israeli air strike killed two Palestinians riding a motorcycle in the Gaza Strip Tuesday, local residents said. The Israeli military had no immediate comment.

- The Daily Star - LB

'Mishandled explosives' kill 2 Palestinians in Gaza

Islamic Jihad says the deadly explosion near Beit Lahia in northern Gaza was an accident.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Two dead in Gaza blast, Israeli military denies it carried out an attack

GAZA - Two Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants riding on a motorcycle in Gaza were killed in an explosion on Tuesday which the group implied was caused by an accidental detonation during preparations for an attack.

- Reuters - US

Two Palestinians killed in Gaza, Israel denies attack claim

The circumstances of the incident, which occurred near Gaza`s northern border with Israel, were initially unclear.

- Zee News - IN

Two dead in Gaza blast, Israeli military denies it carried out an attack

Two Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants riding on a motorcycle in Gaza were killed in an explosion on Tuesday, health officials said. Israel’s military denied accounts by local residents that they were killed in an air strike.

- BDNews24 - BD

'Two Palestinians killed in Israeli air strike on Gaza'

Health ministry says air strike targeted Beit Lahia in northern Gaza but army denies responsibility, reports say.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Two dead in Gaza blast, Israeli military denies it carried out an attack

GAZA - Two Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants riding on a motorcycle in Gaza were killed in an explosion on Tuesday, health officials said. Israel's military denied accounts by local residents that they were killed in an air strike.

- Reuters - US

Two Palestinians killed in Israeli strike in northern Gaza: health ministry

Two Palestinians killed in Israeli strike in northern Gaza: health ministry

- The Daily Star - LB

Bangladeshi-origin NYC bomber motivated by 'Israeli incursions in Gaza': reports

Trump slams 'chain migration' Bangladeshi-origin Akayed Ullah, the perpetrator behind Monday's bomb attack in a New York City subway passageway, told police that he was motivated by Israeli 'incursions in Gaza', CNN reported. Three people were injured yesterday when Akayed, 27, a Brooklyn resident, detonated a pipe bomb ...

- DAWN - PK

NYC terror attack, Trump's Jerusalem move, B'desh radicalism- all connected?

, December 12 : A 27-year-old Bangladeshi national, Akayed Ullah was allegdly responsible for the terror attack which took place near Times Square on Monday.Akayed arrived in the United States on an F43 family immigrant visa in 2011, reported CNN.He came from the southeastern Bangladeshi district of Chittagong and last ...

- Sify - IN

Rouhani urges Palestinian unity after Jerusalem recognition

Iranian President speaks with Hamas leader, says resistance will defeat U.S.-Zionist plan' to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Israeli tank, aircraft hit Gaza after rocket fire

The Israeli military said it hit the Gaza Strips Hamas rulers with tank and aircraft fire after Palestinians launched rockets at southern Israel. At least two rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip, with the second intercepted by Israels Iron Dome missile defence system, the army said on Monday. After the first rocket was ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Israel intercepts Gaza rocket, retaliates with tank fire

The Israeli military said it intercepted a rocket launched at Israel from the Gaza Strip late Monday, a few hours after Israel bombed Hamas military positions in retaliation for rocket fire earlier in the evening.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Israel retaliates against rocket fire with Gaza airstrike

The Israeli military says it has struck Hamas military positions in the Gaza Strip after Palestinian militants fired a rocket toward southern Israel.

- FOX News - US

Israel intercepts rocket from Gaza, retaliates with tank fire on Hamas position

The Israeli military said it intercepted a rocket launched at Israel from the Gaza Strip late Monday, a few hours after Israel bombed Hamas military ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Feijoa fruit makes its debut in Gaza

A determined farmer who worked for nearly a decade to grow a fruit new to the Gaza Strip has succeeded.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Artists boost Gaza's morale with music, comedy

A recent festival organized by the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music brought Gazans a sense of normalcy through traditional and modern music and comedy.

- Al-Monitor - EG

How Israel is bringing an end to Hamas' tunnels

With a combination of intelligence and cutting-edge technology, Israel is developing a new system for not only detecting but quietly destroying Hamas' tunnels.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Israel warns Hamas against a new intifada

The Israel Defense Forces destroyed a Gaza tunnel this week as a signal and warning to Hamas not to open a new intifada against Israel.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Rockets fired from Gaza towards Ashkelon

Iron Dome successfully intercepts at least two rockets fired by Gaza terrorists towards Ashkelon.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

IDF strikes Hamas positions in northern Gaza in retaliation for rocket fire on Ashkelon.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

The ISIS-inspired NYC bomber chose to attack Port Authority because of its Christmas posters

REUTERS/Edward Tobin The 27-year-old NYC bombing suspect Akayed Ullah reportedly chose to attack Port Authority because of its Christmas-themed posters. He reportedly carried out the attack in retaliation against Israel for its actions in the embattled Gaza territory. Ullah was taken into custody shortly after the explosion ...

- Business Insider - US

The New York City bombing suspect may have been motivated by Israeli airstrikes in Gaza

REUTERS/Mohammed Salem Akayed Ullah, the 27-year-old suspect from Monday's pipe bomb explosion, was reportedly motivated by recent Israeli actions in Gaza. Israel has recently launched airstrikes into Gaza following several rocket launches into Israel from the Gaza Strip. Ullah is suspected to be behind the explosion which ...

- Business Insider - US

Gazan rocket answered by Israeli attack

'Artillery and airstrikes', says military spokesman

- ANSA - IT

Israel retaliates against rocket fire with Gaza airstrike

The Israeli military says it has struck Hamas positions in the Gaza Strip after Palestinian fighters fired a rocket toward southern Israel.

- The Daily Star - LB

Report: Manhattan bomber says attack motivated by Gaza violence

Failed suicide bomber says he wanted to blow up Manhattan subway at rush hour because of Israeli response to Gaza rockets.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Rockets fired from Gaza towards Ashkelon

Siren heard in the Ashkelon area. Iron Dome intercepts one rocket.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Jerusalem: Exhausted and adrift, Palestinians offer muted response to Trump

When President Trump officially recognized the city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital last week, with no mention of Palestinian claims to it, critics said it was like tossing a hand grenade into the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and warned it would light the Palestinian street on fire. Thousands of Palestinians have indeed ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Rocket fired from Gaza: IDF returns fire

Rocket fire follows rocket attack on Sderot kindergarten last week.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

MPs slam riots: Awkar is not Gaza and Lebanese security forces are not Israelis”

MPs Sami Gemayel, Ibrahim Kanaan and Nabil Nicola who represent Northern Metn district of Mt Lebanon denounced   on Sunday the riots that marred a demo protesting Washington's decision on Jerusalem near the U.S. embassy in Awkar. Awkar is not Gaza and Lebanese security forces are not Israelis”, public properties ...

- Ya Libnan - US

Israel minister calls for boycott of Arab area after riot

Israel's defence minister called Sunday for an economic boycott of Arab citizens from area where unrest erupted over Donald Trump's Jerusalem declaration, saying they "don't belong" in the country. Avigdor Lieberman's comments about Arab Israelis, who account for some 17.5 percent of the country's population, drew ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Israeli army destroys tunnel from Gaza

An incomplete tunnel running for more than a kilometer from Gaza into southern Israel has been destroyed, Israel's army announced on Sunday.

- CNN Top Stories - US

Leader supporting Gaza terrorists cannot dictate me: Netanyahu

, December 11 : Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slammed Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's recent anti-Israel tirade and said that the leader who bombs Kurdish villagers and supports terrorists cannot dictate him."I'm not used to receiving lectures about morality from a leader who bombs Kurdish villagers in ...

- Sify - IN

Fatah-Hamas reconciliation hits 'obstacles'

Fatah official says handover of power in Gaza from Hamas has hit yet another snag.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Trump's foreign policy driven by campaign vows, instinct and unconventional thinking

Beneath the raging protests in Palestinian communities on the West Bank and in Gaza, and the harsh criticism levied by America's closest European and Arab allies, many were left wondering: Why?Why did US President Donald Trump turn...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Will Palestinian Authority revamp PLO?

For Palestinian reconciliation to succeed, the PLO may have to make substantial changes to draw in Hamas and the Islamic Jihad.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Israeli army destroys incomplete tunnel from Gaza

Israel's army announced Sunday it destroyed an incomplete tunnel from Gaza that stretched into Israeli territory.

- UPI - US

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