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Egyptian fire kills Palestinian at sea

Egyptian fire kills Palestinian at sea

The Egyptian navy opened fire on a Palestinian fisherman at sea and killed him, the Gaza Ministry said on Saturday.

Gazan dies after border clash with Israel forces

Gazan dies after border clash with Israel forces

A Gazan died on Saturday after being wounded by Israeli fire during a protest on the border over US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a Palestinian health official said.

Israel hits Gaza after rocket fire, three wounded

Israel hits Gaza after rocket fire, three wounded

The Israeli air force hit the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on Wednesday lightly wounding three people, after Palestinians fired at southern Israel, the military and Gaza security officials said.

Palestinian reconciliation hits 'obstacles' on deadline: Fatah

Palestinian reconciliation hits 'obstacles' on deadline: Fatah

A planned handover of power in Gaza from Hamas to the Palestinian Authority under a landmark reconciliation accord hit "obstacles" on Sunday's deadline to do so, a top official said.

Gaza death toll rises to four after protests and airstrikes

Gaza death toll rises to four after protests and airstrikes

Four people have died in the Gaza Strip from Israeli gunfire and airstrikes, a health ministry official said Saturday, following a day of clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces over Jerusalem.

Hamas calls for Palestinian uprising against Israel

Hamas calls for Palestinian uprising against Israel

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh, elected the group's overall leader in May, urged Palestinians, Muslims and Arabs to hold rallies against the US decision on Friday, calling it a "day of rage".

Hamas due to hand over Gaza in major step toward unity

Hamas due to hand over Gaza in major step toward unity

Hamas is due to end its decade-long dominance of Gaza by Friday in its biggest step yet towards Palestinian unity, but hopes raised by a reconciliation deal have already given way to doubts.

QRCS backing for Nasser Hospital in Gaza

QRCS backing for Nasser Hospital in Gaza

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has announced that it has initiated a new project to support the government-run Nasser Medical Complex in Khan Yunis, southern Gaza Strip, at a cost of $284,000 (QR1,025,920).

Gaza Instagram stars want world to get the picture

Gaza Instagram stars want world to get the picture

They may not be able to leave Gaza without Israeli or Egyptian permission, but their photos can.

Hamas says deal reached in Palestinian reconciliation

Hamas says deal reached in Palestinian reconciliation

Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah have reached agreement on aspects of their bid to end a decade-long split during talks mediated by Egypt in Cairo, officials said on Thursday.

Fatah, Hamas to discuss security in Gaza under unity deal

Fatah, Hamas to discuss security in Gaza under unity deal

Negotiators from rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas will discuss security in the Gaza Strip at unity talks in Cairo on Tuesday, including a proposal that would see Fatah security personnel deployed to Hamas-dominated territory.

Palestinian government meets in Gaza for first time since 2014

Palestinian government meets in Gaza for first time since 2014

The Palestinian cabinet met in Gaza on Tuesday for the first time since 2014 in a further step towards the internationally recognised Palestinian Authority (PA) retaking control of the territory.