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  • The Latest: Cypriots protest Israel's actions in Gaza

    The Latest: Cypriots protest Israel's actions in Gaza

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:48 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:48:27 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:41:03 GMT
    Turkey's Foreign Ministry says the country has asked Israel's Consul General in Istanbul to temporarily leave amid an expanding diplomatic spat.More >>
    Turkey's Foreign Ministry says the country has asked Israel's Consul General in Istanbul to temporarily leave amid an expanding diplomatic spat.More >>
  • As Gaza death toll rises, Israeli tactics face scrutiny

    As Gaza death toll rises, Israeli tactics face scrutiny

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:11:49 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:50:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic). A man reacts as bodies of Palestinians killed during a protest on the border with Israel lay in the morgue in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Israeli soldiers shot and killed dozens of Palestinians during mass pr...(AP Photo/Dusan Vranic). A man reacts as bodies of Palestinians killed during a protest on the border with Israel lay in the morgue in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Israeli soldiers shot and killed dozens of Palestinians during mass pr...
    Israel is coming under scathing criticism from observers who wonder why its high-tech military is killing scores of protesters across a border _ even if protesting Gazans are burning tires, launching flaming kites...More >>
    Israel is coming under scathing criticism from observers who wonder why its high-tech military is killing scores of protesters across a border _ even if protesting Gazans are burning tires, launching flaming kites and trying to rip apart a border fence.More >>
  • Gaza hospitals struggle to cope with high casualty toll

    Gaza hospitals struggle to cope with high casualty toll

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:54:30 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:21 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:21:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Palestinian protesters burn tires near the Israeli border fence, east of Khan Younis, in the Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel prepared for the fes...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Palestinian protesters burn tires near the Israeli border fence, east of Khan Younis, in the Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel prepared for the fes...

    Israeli forces killed 58 Palestinians, most by gunfire, and injured more than 2,700 during mass protests along the Gaza border, while just a few miles away Israel and the U.S. held a festive inauguration ceremony for the new American Embassy in contested Jerusalem.

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    Israeli forces killed 58 Palestinians, most by gunfire, and injured more than 2,700 during mass protests along the Gaza border, while just a few miles away Israel and the U.S. held a festive inauguration ceremony for the new American Embassy in contested Jerusalem.

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  • Gulf Arab states rebuke Israel, but alliances inch closer

    Gulf Arab states rebuke Israel, but alliances inch closer

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:18:41 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:49:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2017 file photo, an interfaith group from the Gulf state of Bahrain attend Hannukah candle lighting in Jerusalem. Arab states resoundingly condemned the killing of more than 50 Palestinians on Mo...(AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2017 file photo, an interfaith group from the Gulf state of Bahrain attend Hannukah candle lighting in Jerusalem. Arab states resoundingly condemned the killing of more than 50 Palestinians on Mo...
    Arab states have condemned Israel's violent response to Gaza's border protests, but behind the scenes a quiet realignment may be underway.More >>
    Arab states have condemned Israel's violent response to Gaza's border protests, but behind the scenes a quiet realignment may be underway.More >>
  • Calls for investigation, but no consensus at UN Gaza meeting

    Calls for investigation, but no consensus at UN Gaza meeting

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:26:01 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-05-16 02:22:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). An elderly Palestinian man falls on the ground after being shot by Israeli troops during a deadly protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians ...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). An elderly Palestinian man falls on the ground after being shot by Israeli troops during a deadly protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians ...

    Monday's violence came as the U.S. and Israel celebrated the embassy opening, the first official recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital after 70 years.

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    Monday's violence came as the U.S. and Israel celebrated the embassy opening, the first official recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital after 70 years.

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  • Gaza bloodshed spurs global worry about US Mideast policies

    Gaza bloodshed spurs global worry about US Mideast policies

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:24:34 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-05-15 15:49:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli Arab Knesset members and left wing activists participate in protest against the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, during the embassy's official inauguration ceremony, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashe...(AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli Arab Knesset members and left wing activists participate in protest against the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, during the embassy's official inauguration ceremony, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashe...
    Opening of U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem amid bloodshed in Gaza fuels global concern that U.S. policies are roiling the region.More >>
    Opening of U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem amid bloodshed in Gaza fuels global concern that U.S. policies are roiling the region.More >>
  • Amid conflict, Jews and Muslims in US seek solidarity

    Amid conflict, Jews and Muslims in US seek solidarity

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:34:21 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:33:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Members of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom group walk across the historic Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on Tuesday, April, 24, 2018. The Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom brings together Jewish and Muslim women interested in...(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Members of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom group walk across the historic Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on Tuesday, April, 24, 2018. The Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom brings together Jewish and Muslim women interested in...
    Amid tensions at home and abroad, many American Jews and Muslims are reaching out to one another, seeking to build trust and understanding.More >>
    Amid tensions at home and abroad, many American Jews and Muslims are reaching out to one another, seeking to build trust and understanding.More >>
  • US embassy jubilantly opens in Jerusalem as Gaza rages

    US embassy jubilantly opens in Jerusalem as Gaza rages

    Monday, May 14 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-05-14 18:14:19 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-05-15 07:20:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner). U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka, left, and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner attends the opening ceremony of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashes along the Isra...(AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner). U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka, left, and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner attends the opening ceremony of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashes along the Isra...
    The United States opened its new embassy in Jerusalem with a high-powered American presidential delegation joining Israel's top leadership in a joyous celebration of their countries' close friendship.More >>
    The United States opened its new embassy in Jerusalem with a high-powered American presidential delegation joining Israel's top leadership in a joyous celebration of their countries' close friendship.More >>
  • 58 dead in Gaza protests as Israel fetes US Embassy move

    58 dead in Gaza protests as Israel fetes US Embassy move

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:33:52 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:35 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:35:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Mourners chant angry slogans as they carry the body of 15 year-old Palestinian Jamal Afaneh during his funeral in Rafah refugee camp, southern Gaza Strip, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Afaneh died from his injuries after being shot on ...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Mourners chant angry slogans as they carry the body of 15 year-old Palestinian Jamal Afaneh during his funeral in Rafah refugee camp, southern Gaza Strip, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Afaneh died from his injuries after being shot on ...

    Monday's march is part of a weekslong campaign, led by Hamas and fueled by despair among Gaza's 2 million people, to break the decade-old border blockade of the territory by Israel and Egypt.

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    Monday's march is part of a weekslong campaign, led by Hamas and fueled by despair among Gaza's 2 million people, to break the decade-old border blockade of the territory by Israel and Egypt.

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  • Long odds for peace as Trump roils Mideast with embassy move

    Long odds for peace as Trump roils Mideast with embassy move

    Monday, May 14 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-14 22:14:20 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:46:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli Arab Knesset members and left wing activists participate in protest against the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, during the embassy's official inauguration ceremony, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashe...(AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli Arab Knesset members and left wing activists participate in protest against the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, during the embassy's official inauguration ceremony, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashe...
    President Donald Trump's prospects for brokering the Mideast peace "deal of the century" are sinking as the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem opened Monday amid bloodshed in Gaza.More >>
    President Donald Trump's prospects for brokering the Mideast peace "deal of the century" are sinking as the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem opened Monday amid bloodshed in Gaza.More >>
  • Israeli soccer club says it wants to add Trump to its name

    Israeli soccer club says it wants to add Trump to its name

    Monday, May 14 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-05-14 11:04:21 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-05-14 19:47:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit). Flowers decorated as an American flag are seen on a road leading to the US Embassy compound ahead the official opening in Jerusalem, Sunday, May 13, 2018. On Monday, the United States moves its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv ...(AP Photo/Ariel Schalit). Flowers decorated as an American flag are seen on a road leading to the US Embassy compound ahead the official opening in Jerusalem, Sunday, May 13, 2018. On Monday, the United States moves its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv ...
    Israeli soccer club Beitar Jerusalem says it wants to add "Trump" to the team's name.More >>
    Israeli soccer club Beitar Jerusalem says it wants to add "Trump" to the team's name.More >>
  • Hezbollah says 'new phase' in war with Israel after strikes

    Hezbollah says 'new phase' in war with Israel after strikes

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:04:27 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-05-14 18:26:45 GMT
    The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah says a barrage of rockets from Syria against Israeli forces in the occupied Goal Heights last week opens up "a new phase" in the conflict, warning that Israel proper could be the...More >>
    The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah says a barrage of rockets from Syria against Israeli forces in the occupied Goal Heights last week opens up "a new phase" in the conflict, warning that Israel proper could be the next target.More >>
  • UN warns of collapse of services in Gaza unless fuel gets in

    UN warns of collapse of services in Gaza unless fuel gets in

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:24:02 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-05-14 14:48:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). FILE - In this July 4, 2016 file photo, a truck loaded with Turkish aid supplies arrives through the Kerem Shalom border crossing with Israel to Rafah, Gaza Strip. Late Friday, a large crowd of Palestinians badly damaged a fuel an...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). FILE - In this July 4, 2016 file photo, a truck loaded with Turkish aid supplies arrives through the Kerem Shalom border crossing with Israel to Rafah, Gaza Strip. Late Friday, a large crowd of Palestinians badly damaged a fuel an...
    U.N. says an alternative way of getting fuel to Gaza must be found urgently, warns of dwindling supplies needed to run hospitals, pick up garbage, pump water and treat sewage.More >>
    U.N. says an alternative way of getting fuel to Gaza must be found urgently, warns of dwindling supplies needed to run hospitals, pick up garbage, pump water and treat sewage.More >>
  • Israel kicks off US Embassy celebration, boosts border force

    Israel kicks off US Embassy celebration, boosts border force

    Sunday, May 13 2018 3:43 AM EDT2018-05-13 07:43:14 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:34:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Erhan Demirtas). Members of pro-Islamic NGO IHH and other groups holding Turkish and Palestinian flags stage a rally following Friday prayers in Istanbul, Friday, May 11, 2018 to protest the US decision to relocate its Israeli embassy to Jeru...(AP Photo/Erhan Demirtas). Members of pro-Islamic NGO IHH and other groups holding Turkish and Palestinian flags stage a rally following Friday prayers in Istanbul, Friday, May 11, 2018 to protest the US decision to relocate its Israeli embassy to Jeru...

    Israel is preparing a series of festivities to celebrate the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, a move that has ignited Palestinian protests.

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    Israel is preparing a series of festivities to celebrate the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, a move that has ignited Palestinian protests.

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  • Israel bombs Gaza tunnel, closes key crossing after attack

    Israel bombs Gaza tunnel, closes key crossing after attack

    Saturday, May 12 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-05-12 13:32:32 GMT
    Saturday, May 12 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-05-13 01:44:36 GMT
    The Israeli military says it is shutting down its main cargo crossing into Gaza because of damage caused to it by Palestinian protesters.More >>
    The Israeli military says it is shutting down its main cargo crossing into Gaza because of damage caused to it by Palestinian protesters.More >>
  • Iran cleric threatens destruction of Israeli cities

    Iran cleric threatens destruction of Israeli cities

    Friday, May 11 2018 5:21 AM EDT2018-05-11 09:21:29 GMT
    Saturday, May 12 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-05-12 18:27:24 GMT
    France's finance minister says European countries should push back harder against the Trump administration over the Iran nuclear deal and not act as "vassals" to the U.S.More >>
    France's finance minister says European countries should push back harder against the Trump administration over the Iran nuclear deal and not act as "vassals" to the U.S.More >>
  • 1 dead, dozens hurt by Israeli fire in Gaza border protest

    1 dead, dozens hurt by Israeli fire in Gaza border protest

    Friday, May 11 2018 6:21 AM EDT2018-05-11 10:21:31 GMT
    Saturday, May 12 2018 7:44 AM EDT2018-05-12 11:44:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Yehiyeh Sinwar, the Hamas militant group's leader in the Gaza Strip, speaks to foreign correspondents, in his office in Gaza City, Thursday, May 10, 2018. Sinwar said Thursday that protesters in a mass demonstration along the I...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Yehiyeh Sinwar, the Hamas militant group's leader in the Gaza Strip, speaks to foreign correspondents, in his office in Gaza City, Thursday, May 10, 2018. Sinwar said Thursday that protesters in a mass demonstration along the I...
    Hundreds of Gaza residents gather near border with Israel for a seventh weekly protest aimed at breaking decade-old blockade.More >>
    Hundreds of Gaza residents gather near border with Israel for a seventh weekly protest aimed at breaking decade-old blockade.More >>
  • AP Explains: Unprecedented tension between Iran and Israel

    AP Explains: Unprecedented tension between Iran and Israel

    Friday, May 11 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-11 20:52:03 GMT
    Saturday, May 12 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-05-12 11:16:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2017 file photo, supporters of Iraqi Hezbollah brigades march  on a representation of an Israeli flag with a portrait of late Iranian leader Ayatollah Khomeini and Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Al...(AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File). FILE - In this June 23, 2017 file photo, supporters of Iraqi Hezbollah brigades march on a representation of an Israeli flag with a portrait of late Iranian leader Ayatollah Khomeini and Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Al...
    AP Explains: Unprecedented tension between Iran and Israel.More >>
    AP Explains: Unprecedented tension between Iran and Israel.More >>
  • The Latest: Israel army says car rams into West Bank soldier

    The Latest: Israel army says car rams into West Bank soldier

    Friday, May 11 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-05-11 14:45:15 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-05-11 20:21:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Yehiyeh Sinwar, the Hamas militant group's leader in the Gaza Strip, speaks to foreign correspondents, in his office in Gaza City, Thursday, May 10, 2018. Sinwar said Thursday that protesters in a mass demonstration along the I...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Yehiyeh Sinwar, the Hamas militant group's leader in the Gaza Strip, speaks to foreign correspondents, in his office in Gaza City, Thursday, May 10, 2018. Sinwar said Thursday that protesters in a mass demonstration along the I...
    The Gaza Health Ministry says one Palestinian was killed and 49 were wounded by Israeli army fire in protests on the Gaza-Israel border.More >>
    The Gaza Health Ministry says one Palestinian was killed and 49 were wounded by Israeli army fire in protests on the Gaza-Israel border.More >>
  • Road signs pointing to 'US Embassy' go up in Jerusalem

    Road signs pointing to 'US Embassy' go up in Jerusalem

    Monday, May 7 2018 4:24 AM EDT2018-05-07 08:24:22 GMT
    Monday, May 7 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-05-07 14:27:40 GMT
    Jerusalem puts up US Embassy road signs ahead of move next week of America's mission to Israel to the contested city.More >>
    Jerusalem puts up US Embassy road signs ahead of move next week of America's mission to Israel to the contested city.More >>
  • Israel says troops kill 3 men in Gaza border breach attempt

    Israel says troops kill 3 men in Gaza border breach attempt

    Sunday, May 6 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-05-06 13:43:48 GMT
    Sunday, May 6 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-05-06 19:15:24 GMT
    Hamas is vowing revenge after blaming Israel for an explosion that killed six of its fighters.More >>
    Hamas is vowing revenge after blaming Israel for an explosion that killed six of its fighters.More >>
  • Iran's hardliners wary of US, West in nuclear talks

    Iran's hardliners wary of US, West in nuclear talks

    Friday, July 10 2015 10:31 PM EDT2015-07-11 02:31:02 GMT
    Friday, July 10 2015 10:43 PM EDT2015-07-11 02:43:12 GMT
    'Death to Israel' thousands of hardline protesters chant at a massive demonstration in Tehran. Al-Quds Day is supposed to show Iran's support for the Palestinians. But it mostly turns into a general bashing of Israel and the U.S.More >>
    'Death to Israel' thousands of hardline protesters chant at a massive demonstration in Tehran. Al-Quds Day is supposed to show Iran's support for the Palestinians. But it mostly turns into a general bashing of Israel and the U.S.More >>
  • International Criminal Court to look for Gaza war crimes

    International Criminal Court to look for Gaza war crimes

    Saturday, January 17 2015 4:59 AM EST2015-01-17 09:59:40 GMT
    Saturday, January 17 2015 5:21 AM EST2015-01-17 10:21:31 GMT
     The International Criminal Court  move paves the way for a possible war crimes investigation against both sides in the bloody 2014 Gaza war. More >>
     The International Criminal Court  move paves the way for a possible war crimes investigation against both sides in the bloody 2014 Gaza war. More >>
  • Israeli, Palestinian relations called toxic after shooting, riots

    Israeli, Palestinian relations called toxic after shooting, riots

    Monday, November 3 2014 6:42 PM EST2014-11-03 23:42:17 GMT
    Monday, November 3 2014 7:00 PM EST2014-11-04 00:00:19 GMT

     Palestinians and Israeli forces clash in Jerusalem after shootings and arguments over holy sites. 

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     Palestinians and Israeli forces clash in Jerusalem after shootings and arguments over holy sites. 

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