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Israel Strikes Gaza Again After Launching More Incendiary Balloons
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Israel Strikes Gaza Again After Launching More Incendiary Balloons

The Israeli army bombed targets of the Islamist movement Hamas in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, for second time this week and after three consecutive days of incendiary balloon launches from the enclave towards its territory, according to a military spokesperson."During this day, incendiary balloons were launched from the Gaza Strip into Israeli territory. In response, a short time ago, Israeli Army fighter jets attacked military compounds and a rocket launch site belonging to the terrorist organization Hamas, "said a military statement.Palestinian security sources in Gaza confirmed to Efe that the bombings hit three training centers belonging to the Ezedin Al Kasem Brigades, the armed wing of Ha...
Israel broke the truce and bombed the Gaza Strip
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Israel broke the truce and bombed the Gaza Strip

Israel attacked Hamas military targets in the Gaza Strip by air in response to launching incendiary balloons from the enclave to the south of the country. What's more Israeli soldiers killed a Palestinian woman in the West Bank on Wednesday who would have tried to attack them. The Israeli counterattack broke a 25-day truce since the May conflict, although the Palestinian Islamist movement chose not to respond to avoid a new escalation of tension. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YrP7XtXWKA The Israeli operation, which began early Wednesday morning, focused very precisely on military installations of the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas. No casualties were reported, as confirmed by both the Israeli army and Hamas security sources. However, in another incident a Palestinian ...
Truce between Israel and Islamist group Hamas put to the test for the first time
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Truce between Israel and Islamist group Hamas put to the test for the first time

Israeli Air Force attacks Hamas bases in response to dozens of incendiary balloons launched from Gaza into southern IsraelExplosions tonight in Gaza.MAHMUD HAMSAFPIn response to the launch of dozens of incendiary balloons from the Gaza Strip Against southern Israel that caused 27 fires, the Israeli Air Force has attacked several military positions of the Islamist group Hamas in the first major review of the fragile truce that began on May 21. After communicating that the facilities "served as bases for terrorist activities of the Jan Yunes and Gaza brigades ", the Army warned that "it is prepared for any scenario, including the resumption of hostilities, depending on the terrorist actions from the Gaza Strip."It is also the first litmus test of the new government led by Prime Minister Naf...
Israel launches new airstrike on Gaza in response to incendiary balloons from the Strip
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Israel launches new airstrike on Gaza in response to incendiary balloons from the Strip

Israel launched air strikes over the Gaza Strip at dawn this Wednesday, as confirmed by security sources from the Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas, which governs the enclave.The air offensive responds to the launch on Tuesday incendiary balloons by Hamas sympathizers on the other side of the border with Israel, in protest at the celebration of the "Parade of Flags", a ultranationalist march Israeli for Jerusalem. The same sources specified that drones reconnaissance units without a pilot from the Israeli Army flew over the coastal enclave around midnight and then various explosions in the southern and central Gaza Strip.The missile attacks, Hamas and eyewitnesses confirmed, tar...
The complex mission of Yair Lapid before a Benjamin Netanyahu who does not give up
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The complex mission of Yair Lapid before a Benjamin Netanyahu who does not give up

The centrist leader is in full negotiations to remove the longest-serving prime minister in Israel's history from office.Followers of Benjamin Netanyahu, in Tel Aviv.REUTERSBenjamin Netanyahu was not planning to celebrate the 25th anniversary of his surprising electoral victory against the veteran Simn Peres, who gave him the head of government in Israel for the first time. Instead of blowing out candles, Netanyahu counts down the minutes in the hope that the centrist party leader Yesh AtidYair Lapid, do not announce the formation of the Government before your term expires on Wednesday night.Immersed in seven-way negotiations, Lapid is optimistic but admits that "there are still many obstacles until the creation of the new coalition and perhaps it is good because we must overcome them tog...
The Israeli opposition, one step away from ousting Benjamin Netanyahu from power
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The Israeli opposition, one step away from ousting Benjamin Netanyahu from power

The opposition to Netanyahu is very close to forming an alternative government in Israel made up of parties of the right, left and center.Sameh Shoukry (right) and Gabi Ashkenazi, today, in Cairo.APAt the same time that Gabi Ashkenazi He was traveling this morning to Cairo on the first official visit of an Israeli Foreign Minister to the Egyptian capital since 2008, the plane of the head of Egypt's Intelligence service, Abbas Kamel, was going the opposite way to initiate a round of contacts in Jerusalem, Ramallah and Gaza. The objective of both flights is to shore up the truce on the ground between Israel and the Islamist group Hamas that, since its inception at 2 am on Friday, May 21, they respect under a "reciprocal and unconditional" basis. so fragile it can break for example with an e...
Israel’s bombings in Gaza may be “war crimes,” says UN High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet
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Israel’s bombings in Gaza may be “war crimes,” says UN High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet

Israeli bombings on Gaza they could be considered a "war crime," UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said Thursday, stressing that there was no evidence that the targeted buildings were used for military purposes.SIGHT: Does the UN Security Council serve ?: 5 conflicts in which the body ended up with its hands tied"If it turns out that the impact suffered by civilians and civilian property has been indiscriminate and disproportionate, this attack could constitute a war crime", He said Bachelet at the beginning of an extraordinary meeting of the UN Human Rights Council.The conflict between Israel and the Islamist movement Hamas, in power in Gaza, was the fourth since 2008 and erupted on May 10 with the firing of rockets by Hamas into Israeli territory, in response to th...
Hamas will not divert “one cent” from aid to Gaza, says official
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Hamas will not divert “one cent” from aid to Gaza, says official

The Palestinian Islamic movement Hamas has today assured that it will not deviate even “a cent” from international aid to the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, promising a “transparent and impartial” process after a war with Israel has devastated the enclave. On Friday a ceasefire between Hamas, in power in Gaza, and Israel came into force, after 11 days of a conflict that killed more than 250 people, the vast majority of them Palestinians. Diplomatic efforts are intensifying to consolidate the fragile truce and aid for the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, where numerous buildings have been destroyed and much infrastructure has been damaged by Israeli bombings. We welcome any international or Arab effort to rebuild the Gaza Strip ”, ...
"Israel will always invest a lot of money to protect the lives of its citizens"
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"Israel will always invest a lot of money to protect the lives of its citizens"

Interviewed on Monday, on TVI24, by Miguel Sousa Tavares, the Israeli ambassador to Portugal, Raphael Gamzou, defended his country's position regarding the conflict with Hamas, considered that the Islamic organization "uses its own population in the most cynical and monstrous way". Raphael Gamzou rejected that Israel went too far in fighting with Hamas, which killed 248 people among the Palestinians, including 60 children and 40 women, and about a dozen on the Israeli side. The ambassador who made a mockery of apologizing for not having "enough victims", accused Hamas of using "in the most cynical and monstrous way its own population, its own civilian population, as a shield to manipulate public opinion". Sometimes it's not about winn...
Dua Lipa shows her anger and rejects the New York Times ad accusing her of being anti-Semitic
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Dua Lipa shows her anger and rejects the New York Times ad accusing her of being anti-Semitic

The armed conflict between Israel and Palestine is on everyone's lips. Dua Lipa has taken to Twitter to deny an ad published by The World Values ​​Network in The New York Times where Rabbi Shmuley Boteach called the singer a having "vilified the Jewish state". The publication included a photograph of the artist, along with Bella and Gigi Hadid, under which you could read "Hamas calls for a second Holocaust. Condemn them now".The claim came after Lipa used the hashtag #SaveSheikhJarrah to show your support for the Palestinian people facing eviction from the East Jerusalem neighborhood. Through her Twitter account, the singer of New Rules responded to the ad stating that it is "in solidarity w...