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Wounded Gazans were taken across the Rafah border crossing into Egypt for treatment, as Cairo's foreign minister called for "concessions" to end the current conflict with Israel.

Netanyahu defended the strike on the Gaza tower that housed the Associated Press and Al Jazeera bureaus, alleging it also hosted a Palestinian "terrorist" intelligence office.

Fighting resumes in southern Afghanistan as ceasefire ends

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Fighting resumes in southern Afghanistan as ceasefire ends

Clashes between the Taliban and Afghan forces erupted early on Sunday when the insurgents attacked security checkpoints on the outskirts of Lashkar Gah.

Palestinian FM criticises normalisation accords amid deadly Israeli assault

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Palestinian FM criticises normalisation accords amid deadly Israeli assault

Palestinian foreign minister Riyad al-Maliki criticised countries which normalised relations with Israel last year as a horrific ...

UN chief warns of 'uncontainable' violence in Israel-Palestine session

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UN chief warns of 'uncontainable' violence in Israel-Palestine session

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres pleaded for an immediate end to violence while opening a Security Council session on the Middle East, as ...

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Funerals held in Gaza as Palestinian death toll rises

The number of the dead from Sunday's attack climbed to 40 by the afternoon, marking the worst reported daily death toll yet in the almost week-long attacks.

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Yemen national football team coach dies of Covid-19

Sami al-Naash died on Monday in a hospital in the southern port city of Aden.

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Gaza medics mourn Palestinian doctor killed by Israel strike

Dr. Ayman Abu Auf's body was pulled from under the rubble, after his home was levelled to the ground by an Israeli airstrike on the ...

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Islamic nations hold summit over Israel’s bombardment of Gaza

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation on Sunday held an emergency meeting over Israel's deadly attacks on the Gaza Strip, amid a muted ...

Biden expresses 'concern' over Gaza violence, while supporting Israel

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Biden expresses 'concern' over Gaza violence, while supporting Israel

US President Joe Biden has made two phone calls to Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu and Palestinian President Abbas, expressing “grave concern” ...

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Canada calls for protecting journalists after Gaza strike

Canada has called for the protection of journalists after an Israeli airstrike flattened a building in Gaza housing international media ...

Israel kills 33 Palestinians in 'single deadliest' Gaza attack

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Israel kills 33 Palestinians in 'single deadliest' Gaza attack

At least 33 people were killed in Israeli strikes which flattened three buildings in downtown Gaza on Sunday morning, medical sources have said.

EU to hold urgent talks on Israel-Palestinian conflict Tuesday

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EU to hold urgent talks on Israel-Palestinian conflict Tuesday

European Union leaders will hold urgent video talks regarding the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians on Tuesday, foreign policy chief ...

Israel 'deliberately targeting media' to silence Gaza coverage: CPJ

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Israel 'deliberately targeting media' to silence Gaza coverage: CPJ

Comments by CPJ came after Israel levelled a residential tower housing news agency offices, including those of Associated Press and Al ...

Palestine Live Coverage and Updates

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Palestine Live Coverage and Updates

Israel's bombardment of the Gaza Strip enters its seventh consecutive day on Sunday. The New Arab continues its live coverage from the Gaza ...

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Israel 'destroys home of Hamas political chief' in Gaza

Israel says it has destroyed the home of Yahya Sinwar, the head of Hamas’s political wing in the Gaza Strip, as the death toll from Israeli air strikes reached 174

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UN chief 'dismayed', 'disturbed' by Israel strikes on Gaza

Deadly Israeli airstrikes on Gaza have prompted a response from UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres who said he was deeply disturbed.

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Iraq's Sadr mobilises thousands at Baghdad pro-Palestinian rally

A pro-Palestine rally in Baghdad brought together thousands of supporters on Saturday, as similar scenes were witnessed in other capitals across ...

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'Apartheid states' aren’t democracies, US congresswoman AOC says

As Israel continued to inflict violence on Palestinians, New York progressive Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tapped in with her own comments.

Qatar FM demands end to Israel's Gaza attacks

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Qatar FM demands end to Israel's Gaza attacks

Qatar's foreign minister urged the international community to take action to ensure Israel ends its bombardment on the besieged Gaza strip.

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Egypt sends ambulances to evacuate Gaza wounded

At least 10 ambulances were sent by Egypt to transport Palestinians wounded by days-long indiscriminate Israeli bombardment on the besieged Gaza ...

Bernie Sanders slams Biden's response to Israel's Gaza bombardment

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Bernie Sanders slams Biden's response to Israel's Gaza bombardment

In a column for The New York Times, Bernie Sanders said that not enough attention is being placed on the plight of Palestinians.

Hamas threatens retaliation if Israel launches Gaza ground assault

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Hamas threatens retaliation if Israel launches Gaza ground assault

Hamas warned that a ground attack would spell disaster for Israel, while one of its senior political leaders Ismail Haniyeh said the faction ...

Hamas leader attends 'largest ever' pro-Palestine rally in Qatar

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Hamas leader attends 'largest ever' pro-Palestine rally in Qatar

Thousands attended a pro-Palestine rally in the Qatari capital on Saturday, the largest of its kind in the Gulf state.

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