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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.

Palestinian foreign minister Riyad al-Maliki criticised countries which normalised relations with Israel last year as a horrific assault on the Gaza Strip left scores dead.

Pope warns of 'spiral of death' following Gaza attacks

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Pope warns of 'spiral of death' following Gaza attacks

Pope Francis has warned of a ‘spiral of death and destruction’ as Israel continued its assault on the Gaza Strip, calling the death toll ‘terrible and unacceptable’.

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 ...

Israel airstrike destroys tower housing international media in Gaza

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Israel airstrike destroys tower housing international media in Gaza

Al Jazeera broadcast the destruction of the building live on air, with an anchorwoman promising the channel would 'not be silenced' by the ...

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Family of Black man killed by police awarded settlement

Andre Hill was shot dead in December by a Columbus, Ohio, police officer.

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French court upholds ban on Palestine solidarity protest

French police on Thursday banned Saturday's demonstration called over Israel's bombardment of Gaza.

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Mali's PM resigns before immediate reappointment to perform reshuffle

Prime Minister Moctar Ouane resigned on Friday but was immediately reappointed to choose a new 'broad-based' cabinet.

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London councillor unveils Palestine solidarity banner in Brick Lane

Labour councillor Puru Miah said the gesture was prompted by an email from a local resident.

Pro-Palestinians in France ask court to overturn demo ban

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Pro-Palestinians in France ask court to overturn demo ban

Police complied with a request from French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin to ban a pro-Palestine protest in Paris.

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Palestinian shot dead 'attempting to stab Israeli soldier': army

The Israeli army shot dead a Palestinian man who allegedly tried to stab an Israeli soldier near the Ofra settlement.

France asks police to ban pro-Palestine protest in Paris

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France asks police to ban pro-Palestine protest in Paris

Many social media users hit out at the request made by Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin on 'public order' grounds.

Turkish power barges switch off supply to Lebanon

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Turkish power barges switch off supply to Lebanon

Lebanon's electricity crisis is now expected to worsen after the two power barges shut off their supply Friday.

Protests over Glasgow immigration raid on Eid

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Protests over Glasgow immigration raid on Eid

Around 200 protesters in a largely Muslim part of Scotland's biggest city demonstrated over immigration.

Saudi Arabia cracking down on online dissent with detentions

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Saudi Arabia cracking down on online dissent with detentions

April saw more prisoners of conscience jailed in Saudi Arabia than the three previous months combined.

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Facebook to live stream Eid moonsightings from across UK

Advocates of a unified local Islamic calendar for British muslims have hailed the partnership as 'historic'.

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Israel declares state of emergency over Palestinians in Lod

It is the first time emergency powers will be used over a Palestinian community since Israel withdrew military rule over the population ...

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Big tech is trying to deplatform Palestinians

Comment: Palestinians aren't just resisting expulsion, but an aggressive campaign to silence them online, and a longstanding media effort to ...

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One dead after Gaza militants fire rockets at Israel

An Israeli woman was killed and eight people were injured south of Tel Aviv after Gaza militants fired rockets towards central Israel.

Egypt reached out to Israel over tensions: FM

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Egypt reached out to Israel over tensions: FM

The Arab League has called for the ICC to include the latest attempts to evict Palestinians from their homes in east Jerusalem in an ongoing war ...

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Jewish groups express solidarity with Palestinians following Israeli attacks

Jewish groups have stood up in solidarity with Palestine, condemning dispossession in Sheikh Jarrah and violence at Al-Aqsa Mosque.

Arab, Muslim countries condemn Israel's assault on Gaza

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Arab, Muslim countries condemn Israel's assault on Gaza

Israel's overnight strikes on Gaza, which killed nine children, have drawn round condemnation from regional powers.

IMF announces financing plan aimed at Sudan debt relief

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IMF announces financing plan aimed at Sudan debt relief

The amount of the financing was not disclosed, but the IMF and World Bank put Sudan's total external debt at an estimated $49.8 billion as of ...

Iranian gay man murdered by own family

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Iranian gay man murdered by own family

The family of Alireza Monfared, 20, reportedly murdered him after finding out his sexual orientation on his military exemption card.

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