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Palestinian Territories
Palestinian protesters rally against the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah, the West Bank on July 17, 2021.

HRW: Palestinian detainees tortured in West Bank, Gaza

'Systematic abuse by the PA and Hamas forms a critical part of the repression of the Palestinian people'

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Defense
Israel Defense Forces soldiers during urban warfare training.

Behind the scenes look at IDF urban warfare training

'Little Gaza' prepares Israeli soldiers for different scenarios during West Bank operations

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Society
Sha'aban Al Sayed, père d'Hisham Al Sayed détenu en captivité depuis sept ans à Gaza, dans le Prime le 29 juin 2022

'We ask Hamas to release him immediately' says father of Israeli captive in Gaza

‘We need to stay strong and carry on until he comes back’

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Palestinian Territories
Yahya Sinwar, head of Hamas in Gaza, chairs a meeting with leaders of Palestinian factions at his office in Gaza City, Wednesday, April 13, 2022.

Hamas allows Israeli citizen to enter Gaza to solve issue of prisoners

Since 2018, Hamas rejected the proposal by the two initiators

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Defense
Relatives of Hisham Al-Sayed (R) and Avera Mengistu (L), two Israelis believed to be held captive in Gaza, pose next to a poster of the two men in Jerusalem on September 6, 2018

Hamas publishes video reportedly showing Israeli captive Hisham al-Sayed

Video purportedly shows Israeli prisoner in poor health condition, using an oxygen mask

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Defense
Un rassemblement appelant au retour des corps des soldats israéliens Oron Shaul et Hadar Goldin et des prisonniers du Hamas, devant la base militaire urbaine à Tel Aviv, le 8 juillet 2021

Hamas announces 'deterioration' of Israeli held captive

Israel believes that it is a provocation to mark the eighth anniversary of Operation Protective Edge

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Economy
Palestinian workers at the Erez crossing in Beit Hanun, in the northern Gaza Strip, as they wait to enter Israel for work, on March 13, 2022.

Israel to let more Palestinians work in manufacturing to fill labor shortage

Israel employs nearly 100,000 workers from the West Bank and Gaza

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Culture
Palestinian workers excavate a newly discovered Roman cemetery containing ornately decorated graves, in Beit Lahia of the northern Gaza Strip, on February 20, 2022.

Gaza construction site findings unveil rich archaeological heritage

The first excavations permitted the identification of about 40 tombs dating from the ancient Roman period

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Palestinian Territories
Palestinians wait at the Erez crossing in the northern Gaza Strip to enter Israel, on March 13, 2022.

Israel: 2,000 Palestinian workers to enter from Gaza after rocket attack

Defense Minister Benny Gantz agreed that the 2,000 permits will finally be granted starting Sunday

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Palestinian Territories
Palestinians attend a rally marking the 34th anniversary of the Hamas Islamic movement, in the Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip, on December 10, 2021.

Hamas, Syria to restore ties after 10-year dispute

Hamas officials say they held several 'high-profile meetings' with Syria to mend relations

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Palestinian Territories
An Hamas outpost overlooking Hila Fenlon's property near the Gaza border, Wednesday 14th June.

One day after Israeli strike, Hamas rebuilds observation post

Images show that the post was back in its original form on Sunday

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Defense
Israeli premier Naftali Bennett at the Knesset (Israeli parliament) in Jerusalem on June 1, 2022.

PM Bennett: We have ‘zero tolerance’ for Hamas’ rockets

'Unlike in the past, we are not making excuses for the terrorists,' Israel's Prime Minister says

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Palestinian Territories
Palestinian workers wait at the Erez crossing in Beit Hanun, in the northern Gaza Strip, as they wait to enter Israel for work, on March 13, 2022.

Israel freezes work quota for 2,000 Gazans over rocket attack

Israel's Defense Ministry warns Hamas 'will bear the consequences'

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Defense
Israeli soldiers dug behind concrete shields in the southern Israeli community of Netiv Asara, May 12, 2021.

Gunfire from Gaza hits Israeli home, no casualties

Incident comes hours after Israel conducted retaliatory strikes against targets in Gaza

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Defense
Des personnes se mettent à l'abri alors qu'une sirène retentit pour avertir de l'arrivée de roquettes tirées depuis la bande de Gaza, dans le centre d'Israël, le 11 mai 2021.

Gaza fires rocket at Israel, army responds with airstrikes

There were no reports of injuries or damage, nor an immediate claim of responsibility

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Defense
A surveillance security balloon flies over the city, in Kabul, Afghanistan, March 14, 2021.

Israeli observation balloon falls over Gaza

IDF surveillance blimp reportedly dropped at Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza Strip

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Palestinian Territories
Palestinian workers at the Erez crossing in the northern Gaza Strip as they wait to enter Israel for work, on March 13, 2022.

Israel to increase number of Palestinians workers allowed in from Gaza

The permits will be issued for economic purposes, in accordance with the criteria

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Palestinian Territories
Un Palestinien marche à côté d'une affiche de Mohammed al-Halabi, le directeur pour Gaza de l'organisation humanitaire chrétienne World Vision, dans la ville de Gaza, le 12 janvier 2017.

Gaza aid worker found guilty of transferring funds to Hamas

Halabi had been in pre-trial detention since June 2016

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Palestinian Territories
View of the Mukataa compound, the Palestinian Authority headquarters in the West Bank city of Ramallah, on March 10, 2019

Palestinian Authority accuses Hamas of wanting to take control of West Bank

Announcement coincides with the 15th anniversary of the takeover of the Gaza Strip by Hamas

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Palestinian Territories
Des partisans du Hamas brandissent des drapeaux islamiques lors d'un rassemblement sur la route principale du camp de réfugiés de Jebaliya, au nord de la bande de Gaza, le 22 avril 2022

15 years since Hamas took over the Gaza Strip

On June 14, 2007 the radical Islamist organization seized control of the coastal enclave

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International
General view at the opening of a special session of the UN Human Rights Council on Afghanistan in Geneva on August 24, 2021.

21 countries join US in statement critical of UN body's focus on Israel

'Today is a day of change at the Human Rights Council'

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Defense
Israeli infantry soldiers gather next to tanks and an armoured personnel carrier near the Israeli border with the Gaza Strip, on August 16, 2020.

Israeli army to hold military drills near Gaza border this week

The army said explosions could be heard in communities in the area

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Environment
Palestinians gather on a beach in Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip, on June 10, 2022.

Gaza: Beach-goers enjoy clean seawater for first time in years

'We couldn’t come before because the sea was polluted. If we did, my children would come home with viruses'

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Defense
View of the portion enhanced security barrier along the Israel-Gaza border after Israel announced yesterday the completion of the enhanced security barrier around the Gaza Strip, on December 8, 2021.

Report: Israeli citizen shot in southern Israel, near Gaza

One Israeli reportedly wounded; authorities are investigating the incident