Three Palestinians killed by Israeli shelling on Gaza militant post

  1. Three Palestinians killed by Israeli shelling on Gaza militant post  Yahoo News
  2. Israeli strike on Gaza kills 3 Palestinian militants  Minneapolis Star Tribune
  3. Killer Drones, Incendiary Kites, Sniper Rifles and Robot Machineguns Contribute to Gaza Bloodbath  The National Interest Online (blog)
  4. Commentary: Israel imposes silence and submission on Palestinians  Salt Lake Tribune
  5. For Hamas, the deadly protests against Israel are a welcome diversion  Los Angeles Times
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Israeli army kills two militants in Gaza border shelling: medics

Israeli army kills two militants in Gaza border shelling: medicsIsraeli tank shelling killed two members of the Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad and wounded a third in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, medical officials said, after weeks of border protests that have drawn lethal army fire. Israel’s military confirmed that it targeted an observation post, calling the attack retaliation for a bomb that had been placed next to the border fence overnight. Hostilities over the Gaza frontier have soared since Palestinians began mass-demonstrations on March 30, which Israel deems cover for attempts to breach the border fence.


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Syria regime strikes and shelling target IS in Damascus

Syria regime strikes and shelling target IS in DamascusSyria regime air strikes and artillery fire pounded areas held by the Islamic State group in the south of Damascus on Thursday, official media and a war monitor said. The jihadists have lost most of the territory they once controlled in Syria, but still retain a presence in the country including in the capital’s southern districts. Regime warplanes targeted “the dens of terrorists from Al-Nusra Front and Daesh in Hajar al-Aswad”, a southern district of Damascus, state news agency SANA said, referring to Syria’s former Al-Qaeda affiliate and using an Arabic acronym for IS.


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Israel shelling kills Palestinian ahead of Gaza protests

Israel shelling kills Palestinian ahead of Gaza protestsIsraeli shelling killed a Palestinian farmer in Gaza early on Friday, the enclave’s health ministry said, just hours before the launch of mass protests along the border. A second Palestinian was wounded by the tank fire near Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, a ministry spokesman said. An Israeli army spokesman said: “Two suspects approached the security fence along the southern Gaza Strip and began operating suspiciously.


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