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Mahmud Abbas pledges to ramp up Gaza sanctions

Mahmud Abbas pledges to ramp up Gaza sanctions

The Palestinian Authority had been paying for some electricity to be delivered to Gaza since 2007, but in recent months has reduced the amount.

Aug 06, 2017, 21:49 PM IST

Hamas names chief suspect in commander killing

A military court in Gaza on Monday held the first hearing of three men accused of assassinating a Hamas military leader, naming the chief suspect for the first time.

May 15, 2017, 20:58 PM IST

Israel strikes Gaza after rocket fired

Israel and Hamas have fought three wars since 2008.

Mar 16, 2017, 11:47 AM IST
Hamas welcomes landmark UN vote on Israel settlements

Hamas welcomes landmark UN vote on Israel settlements

The UN Security Council yesterday demanded that Israel halt settlements in Palestinian territory, after the US refrained from vetoing the resolution condemning its closest Middle East ally.

Dec 24, 2016, 17:20 PM IST