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Hamas announces cease-fire with Israel after worst escalation in years

World Nov 14, 2018

Hamas announces cease-fire with Israel after worst escalation in years

Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip announced an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire with Israel on Tuesday after a severe escalation of violence threatened to descend into full-blown war. The groups, including Hamas, issued a joint statement saying they would abide by the ceasefire as long as ...

Rocket barrages and Israeli strikes threaten new Gaza war

World Nov 13, 2018

Rocket barrages and Israeli strikes threaten new Gaza war

The worst escalation between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza since a 2014 war threatened to descend into full-blown conflict on Tuesday after further barrages of rocket fire and dozens more airstrikes overnight. Six Palestinians were killed in Gaza in less than 24 hours as ...

Editorials Nov 10, 2018

A centennial to remember

As we mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, politicians and publics around the world must recognize that peace is fragile and it must be nurtured.