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Israeli PM demands 'total' ceasefire from Hamas

Israeli PM demands 'total' ceasefire from Hamas

There have been efforts by UN officials and Egypt to secure a long-term truce between Israel and Hamas, though Israeli officials have not commented on them.

Gaza ceasefire holds after two-day flare-up, protests expected

Gaza ceasefire holds after two-day flare-up, protests expected

A rise in cross-border rockets and air strikes in recent weeks has prompted the United Nations and Egypt to try to broker a truce to prevent another all-out conflict.

Gaza rocket hits outside major southern Israeli city

Gaza rocket hits outside major southern Israeli city

Israeli Army Radio said the rocket was a long-range Grad capable of reaching Israel's heartland and that it hit an open area outside Beersheba.

Israeli strike kills 2 Hamas militants in Gaza

Israeli strike kills 2 Hamas militants in Gaza

An Israeli strike on Tuesday killed two militants of the Gaza Strip's ruling Hamas movement after shots were fired at soldiers, Gazan and Israeli officials said.

Gaza truce talks focus on easing closure in return for calm: Israel

Gaza truce talks focus on easing closure in return for calm: Israel

Gaza, under years of grinding Israeli and Egyptian sanctions aimed at isolating Hamas, has seen a surge in tensions since Palestinians launched weekly border protests on March 30.

Netanyahu cancels Colombia trip amid Gaza truce talks

Netanyahu cancels Colombia trip amid Gaza truce talks

Netanyahu will convene his security cabinet on Sunday to discuss an emerging deal, brokered by the United Nations and Egypt, for long-term peace in Gaza.

Abbas spokesman Rudeineh named deputy Palestinian PM

Abbas spokesman Rudeineh named deputy Palestinian PM

Nabil Abu Rudeineh will serve as deputy prime minister and information minister, the government said.

Gaza teen dies of wounds from Israeli border fire

Gaza teen dies of wounds from Israeli border fire

A Gaza teenager died of his wounds on Saturday after being shot by Israeli troops during protests along the border, the health ministry in the Hamas-run Palestinian territory said.

Israel to build new settler homes after deady knife attack

Israel to build new settler homes after deady knife attack

The teenage attacker snuck into the settlement on Thursday evening, the Israeli army said, stabbing three people before being shot dead.

Hamas vows revenge after Israeli raid kills three militants

Hamas vows revenge after Israeli raid kills three militants

The military wing of Gaza's rulers Hamas on Thursday vowed revenge after Israeli strikes killed three militants in the latest flare-up of violence.

Gaza goods crossing to reopen on Tuesday if calm maintained

Gaza goods crossing to reopen on Tuesday if calm maintained

Israeli authorities say hundreds of fires have been started by firebombs since April.

Gaza truce largely holds after Israeli strikes over soldier death

Gaza truce largely holds after Israeli strikes over soldier death

A ceasefire announced by Hamas largely held Saturday after a wave of deadly air strikes across the Gaza Strip sparked by the death of an Israeli soldier shot near the border.