“This incident demonstrates a propagandist mechanism of staging the injuring and killing of a person who eagerly anticipates his own martyrdom.”
Palestinians in the isolated enclave express frustration over ongoing divide with Abbas-ruled West Bank.
The two men succeeded in damaging the border fence before IDF soldiers arrived and responded with live fire.
Netanyahu: When they test us, they pay immediately; if they continue testing us, they will pay dearly
Desperate circumstances were blamed for a desperate measure, as a Palestinian youth took his own life.
Martin Stropnický said that Palestinians rushing the security fence separating Israel from Gaza is a form of terrorism.
The strike hit a Hamas military compound and a weapons production facility.
Russia, France and Turkey condemned IDF shooting of Gaza protesters.
IDF: We do not intentionally target journalists
The “protest price-list”: $3000 for those killed, $500 to the critically wounded.
Israel warned protesters not to approach frontier fence; nineteen Palestinians have been killed in violence over past week.
The PA joined calls for international investigations into border incidents. The IDF has stated at that at least 10 of those killed were known terrorists.
IDF asserted Palestinian protesters attacked Israeli soldiers with Molotov cocktails, rocks.
Egypt has been putting considerable pressure on Abbas not to enact any new budget cuts.
Danon accuses Kuwait of “hijacking” meeting, says Israelis “barred from taking part in the deliberations due to the observance of our religious holiday.”
Local reports say a second bomb that failed to detonate contained a Wataniya SIM card.
Security forces intercepted two smuggling attempts at the Kerem Shalom border crossing this week.
Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah was unharmed in the explosion.
The Palestinian Embassy in the Egyptian capital did not say why the crossing was closed early.
Al-Emadi was whisked away in his vehicle under Hamas police escort.
Emadi also announced the details of a $9 million Qatari donation to aid hospitals and people in need in Gaza.
The Palestinian Authority holds that Hamas is preventing it from taking responsibility for Gaza, barring it from collecting taxes and taking control of security there.
The report found “The courts affirm the state’s position almost blindly.”
Egypt tends to open the frontier temporarily a few times a year, usually with short notice and little explanation.
Hospitals and health clinics rely on backup generators to maintain operations during frequent electricity blackouts.
“The humanitarian and economic situation in Gaza remains dire,” Secretary-General Guterres said.
Hospitals and medical clinics which rely on backup generators to maintain operations are running dangerously low on fuel.
Netanyahu said that Israel, by its presence in the region, is the central factor in the Middle East blocking the spread of radical Islam.
Israeli authorities regular foil smuggling attempts at crossings into Hamas-run Gaza Strip
From the UN’s perspective, the two-state solution is the only viable option.