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  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel’s Netanyahu dismisses Iran’s overtures to West as ruse

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 10:19am by Reuters in United Nations

    ... Reuters in United Nations Israel warns Iran it will respond to any attack Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday dismissed a charm offensive by Iran’s new president as a ruse ... the trustworthiness of Hassan Rowhani, Iran’s centrist president who has made diplomatic overtures to the United States and spoke by telephone last week with President Barack Obama. “Rowhani doesn’t sound ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1322695/israels-netanyahu-dismisses-irans-overtures-west-ruse
  2. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Gaza death toll tops 340 as UN chief heads to Middle East in peace effort

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 05:05pm by AFP

    ... efforts. The United Nations secretary general would leave for the region yesterday to help Israelis and Palestinians "end the violence and find a way forward", undersecretary general ... soldiers dead, as Gaza's bloodiest conflict since 2009 showed no signs of letting up. The United States urged Israel, its ally, to do more to limit the high civilian death toll, while ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1556604/gaza-death-toll-tops-300-un-chief-heads-middle-east-peace-effort
  3. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Shijaiyah district bears full impact of Israel's deadly bombardment of Gaza

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 10:02pm by WASHPOST

    ... that residents had been warned by the Israelis to evacuate, but that many would leave the area briefly and then return. The United Nations is offering refuge in 60 vacant schools, but provides only ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1557028/shijaiyah-district-bears-full-impact-israels-deadly-bombardment-gaza
  4. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Five-hour ceasefire between Israel and Gaza holds, may lead to more

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 09:50am by Agence France-Presse in Gaza City

    ... for by the United Nations to allow civilians to resupply provisions. Witnesses said Israeli warplanes struck an open area in northern Gaza in the first airstrike since the end of a fragile five-hour truce. ... see the utility of a limited ground attack, and think the risks of a more wide-scale offensive outweigh the benefits," said Brom, a senior research fellow at the Institute for National ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1555534/israel-hamas-agree-five-hour-gaza-humanitarian-aid-truce
  5. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Thousands rally in Britain and France to denounce Israeli attacks on Gaza

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:35am by AFP

    ... the United States embassy issued a statement "strongly encouraging" its citizens to steer clear of the protests, saying "spontaneous clashes or eruptions of violence cannot be ruled ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1556653/thousands-rally-britain-and-france-denounce-israeli-attacks-gaza
  6. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israeli troops on ground in Gaza as residents in north warned to evacuate

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 05:52pm by AP

    ... that has killed more than 160 Palestinians, despite calls by the United Nations Security Council and others to end the increasingly bloody six-day offensive. With Israel massing tanks and soldiers ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1553380/israel-launches-first-ground-assault-defiance-un-call-ceasefire
  7. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israeli forces shoot two Lebanese soldiers after sniper kills Israeli soldier

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 10:31pm by AFP

    ... no interest in further escalation of violence". Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Yaalon said Israel would be meeting the United Nations peacekeeping force in Lebanon to request an explanation from ... said both sides were "cooperating with the United Nations... to ascertain the facts" and he urged Israel and Lebanon to exercise restraint. Since the 2006 war, the border has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1382629/israeli-forces-shoot-two-lebanese-soldiers-after-sniper-kills-israeli
  8. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel shoots down Hamas drone as calls for Gaza ceasefire mount

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 07:23pm by Reuters

    ... to the region on Monday. But with the United States and European Union, like Israel, shunning Hamas as a “terrorist” group, Middle Eastern intermediaries were mooted. An Egyptian-mediated truce doused ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1554146/israel-shoots-down-gaza-drone-calls-ceasefire-mount
  9. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas the big loser in Gaza-Israel conflict

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 06:32am by WASHPOST

    ... The overall impact is the opposite of what the United States has long sought- a strengthened hand for Abbas and marginalisation for Hamas and other militant Middle East groups. Bitter aides of Abbas ... for a lifeline, inking a once-unthinkable deal that united the bitter rivals under a Palestinian unity government that would ostensibly return Abbas' authority to Gaza seven years after Hamas kicked ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1552923/palestinian-leader-mahmoud-abbas-big-loser-gaza-israel-conflict
  10. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israeli onslaught claims 121st victim in Gaza as Obama offers to help broker truce

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 11:22am by AFP

    ... his help in resolving the crisis. "The United States remains prepared to facilitate a cessation of hostilities, including a return to the November 2012 ceasefire agreement," ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1551783/gaza-bloodshed-spirals-us-offers-broker-ceasefire-between-israelis-and

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