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Blinken meets Egypt’s Sisi, heads to Jordan to shore up Gaza truce

Photo by EPA-EFE/Egyptian Presidency CAIRO – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken headed to Jordan Wednesday on the last leg of a Mideast tour that aims to shore up an Egypt-brokered ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza. After meeting Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi — whom he praised ...

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UN chief calls for immediate end to Israeli aggression on Gaza

File Photo : Cristina Quicler/AFP UNITED NATIONS (Dunya News) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for an immediate end to tensions following an Israeli aggression on Gaza. “I am deeply shocked by the continued air and artillery bombardment by the Israeli Defence Forces in Gaza,” Guterres said of the ...

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Israeli strikes destroy Gaza building with offices of AP, Al Jazeera

Smoke rises after Israeli forces destroyed a building in Gaza City where Al-Jazeera, Associated Press had their offices, on May 15, 2021. ( Mustafa Hassona – Anadolu Agency ) GAZA CITY, Israeli warplanes on Saturday destroyed a building in Gaza City with offices of various media groups, including Al Jazeera ...

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Israel launches fresh attacks on Gaza, death toll rises to 139

Reuters Photo Israeli warplanes and artillery units continued pounding attacks on Gaza on Saturday. Israeli warplanes bombed the northern and southern parts of Gaza, targeting Palestinian resistance groups and a house in the north. In the south, a house that had already suffered bomb attacks was targeted a second time ...

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Hundreds show solidarity with Palestine in London

LONDON-AA: Hundreds of protesters gathered in front of the Israeli Embassy in central London in solidarity with Palestinian people who are holding large “Great March of Return” and “Palestinian Land Day” rallies across Gaza border Saturday. The rally organized by the Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) saw speakers calling for justice ...

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Israel keeps Gaza residents ‘caged in a toxic slum:’ UN

GENEVA: Israel has systematically deprived Palestinians of their human rights, with 1.9 million in Gaza “caged in a toxic slum from birth to death”, U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein said on Friday. Opening a special session of the U.N. Human Rights Council that could set up a commission ...

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