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Israeli troops mistakenly kill Hamas operative on Gaza border

11 Jul 2019

GAZA Israeli soldiers mistakenly shot a Hamas operative on Thursday who had been trying to prevent Palestinians from approaching the Israel-Gaza border, the Israeli military said.

Palestinians reject economic solutions from 'punitive' U.S.

26 Jun 2019

RAMALLAH/GAZA Palestinian leaders accused the Trump administration of punishing them with one hand and offering to reward them with the other, as protesters turned out in the West Bank and Gaza on Wednesday to demonstrate against a U.S. economic peace plan.

Palestinians reject economic solutions from 'punitive' U.S.

26 Jun 2019

RAMALLAH/GAZA Palestinian leaders accused the Trump administration of punishing them with one hand and offering to reward them with the other, as protesters turned out in the West Bank and Gaza on Wednesday to demonstrate against a U.S. economic peace plan.

Palestinians rally against Kushner's economic peace plan

24 Jun 2019

GAZA/RAMALLAH Palestinians burned portraits of President Donald Trump as they protested in both the Gaza Strip and the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Monday against U.S.-led plans for a conference on their economy in Bahrain. | Video

Old wine in new bottles? U.S. economic plans for Palestinians recall past efforts

24 Jun 2019

JERUSALEM/GAZA Several major projects in U.S. President Donald Trump's $50 billion economic blueprint for Israeli-Palestinian peace mirror previous proposals stalled by conflict, analysts said on Sunday.

Old wine in new bottles? U.S. economic plans for Palestinians recall past efforts

23 Jun 2019

JERUSALEM/GAZA, June 23 Several major projects in U.S. President Donald Trump's $50 billion economic blueprint for Israeli-Palestinian peace mirror previous proposals stalled by conflict, analysts said on Sunday.

Palestinians reject Kushner 'economy first' approach to Mideast peace

22 Jun 2019

GAZA CITY Palestinian officials on Saturday dismissed proposals unveiled by President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner for big money projects to form the first economic portion of the Trump administration's long-awaited Middle East peace plan.

Hamas chief details terms for calm with Israel

20 Jun 2019

GAZA Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh said on Thursday that two industrial zones, a new power line and a hospital would be built for Palestinians in the Gaza Strip as part of truce understandings between his Islamist group and Israel.

Qatar sends technical experts to Israel, eyeing new Gaza power line

18 Jun 2019

GAZA/JERUSALEM A Qatari technical delegation held talks in Israel and the Gaza Strip this week about helping pay for a proposed new power line between them, officials on both sides said on Tuesday, marking a potential expansion of Doha's aid efforts for Palestinians.

U.N. agency aiding Palestinians rejects U.S. bid to strip it of mandate

23 May 2019

GAZA The head of the United Nations agency that has supported Palestinian refugees for seven decades hit back on Thursday at a U.S. proposal to have host countries take over the services it provides across the Middle East.

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