Gulf Times - Gaza
Hamas rejects Bahrain conference that 'normalises' Israel ties

Hamas rejects Bahrain conference that 'normalises' Israel ties

Hamas leader Ismail Haniya said Thursday his Palestinian movement rejected next week's US-sponsored Middle East economic conference in Bahrain as it would amount to Arab "normalisation" of ties with Israel.

Qatar Seeks to solve electricity crisis in Gaza

Qatar Seeks to solve electricity crisis in Gaza

A Qatari technical delegation held a meeting Monday with the parties concerned with the electricity crisis in the Gaza Strip, represented by the Palestinian energy authority and electricity distribution company.

$180mn of Qatar grant to be used for humanitarian projects in Gaza

$180mn of Qatar grant to be used for humanitarian projects in Gaza

Chairman of the Qatari Committee for the Reconstruction of Gaza Ambassador Mohamed al-Emadi announced a set of humanitarian projects in Gaza Strip.

Death toll mounts in Israel-Gaza fighting

Death toll mounts in Israel-Gaza fighting

Rockets and missiles from Gaza killed four civilians in Israel while Israeli strikes killed 14 Palestinians, most of them militants, in surging cross-border fighting on Sunday ...

Gaza-Israel violence flares into second day

Gaza-Israel violence flares into second day

Gaza militants fired more than 200 rockets into Israeli towns and villages through Saturday, while Israel hit back with tank shelling and air strikes that Palestinian officials said killed a baby, her mother and a gunman.

Four killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza: Medics

Four killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza: Medics

Four Palestinians were killed and 51 injured during clashes on Friday with Israeli army forces in the eastern Gaza Strip, medics and security sources said.

Palestinian teen killed by Israeli fire in border clashes: Gaza ministry

Palestinian teen killed by Israeli fire in border clashes: Gaza ministry

A Palestinian teen was shot dead by the Israeli army Friday during renewed clashes on the Gaza border, the health ministry in the Palestinian enclave said.

Hamas leader says rocket that hit Israeli house fired in error

Hamas leader says rocket that hit Israeli house fired in error

Hamas leader Ismail Haniya said Tuesday the rocket from Gaza that hit a house in Israel last week launched due to a technical error, his first official statement on the strike.

No halt to Gaza flare-up despite 'ceasefire'

No halt to Gaza flare-up despite 'ceasefire'

Israel kept up air strikes on Gaza into Tuesday and Palestinian militants launched new rockets despite a reported ceasefire deal, raising fears of a return to open conflict in the enclave.

Israeli warplanes hit Gaza in retaliation to rocket attack

Israeli warplanes hit Gaza in retaliation to rocket attack

Israel launched air strikes in the Gaza Strip on Monday after a rocket attack near Tel Aviv wounded seven people, prompting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to cut short a visit to the United States.

Israeli forces kill two Gazans during border protest

Israeli forces kill two Gazans during border protest

Israeli forces killed two Palestinian men on Friday and wounded 55 others taking part in weekly protests along the fortified Israel-Gaza border, the Palestinian health ministry said.

Palestinian dies two weeks after shot in Gaza clashes: ministry

Palestinian dies two weeks after shot in Gaza clashes: ministry

A Palestinian shot by Israeli forces in clashes on the Gaza border nearly two weeks ago has succumbed to his wounds, the enclave's health ministry said Tuesday.