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Gaza Tunnels

Another Hamas Ceasefire Cemented in Future War

Anav Silverman | Posted 10.28.2014 | World
Anav Silverman

Amid a shaky and uncertain ceasefire with Hamas, Israelis did not celebrate in the streets as Hamas and the people in the Gaza Strip did with fireworks and rifles shot in the air.

Israelis On Gaza Border Fear Threat For Tunnels Isn't Over

Reuters | Posted 10.05.2014 | World

By Maayan Lubell NIR AM, Israel, Aug 5 (Reuters) - Many Israelis living on the Gaza border were unconvinced by their military's annou...

What Part of Hamas Strategy Is so Difficult for John Kerry, Joe Scarborough and Hillary to Understand?

David Paul | Posted 10.02.2014 | Politics
David Paul

The Qataris, in particular -- who never met a radical Islamist group they did not like -- fully understand the value of the abduction of a soldier to Hamas, and will do little or nothing, regardless of Kerry's pleas.

Death Toll In Gaza Continues Its Terrifying Climb

Reuters | Posted 09.29.2014 | World

* Tunnel destruction a main goal of Israeli ground offensive * U.N. outraged at refugee deaths at Gaza shelter * Palesti...

Michael Calderone

Israel Brings Journalists Into Hamas Tunnels To Showcase Underground Threat | Michael Calderone | Posted 07.29.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- Israel has opened up a new front in the Gaza media war by allowing foreign journalists into Hamas-built tunnels running under its border. ...

Does Hamas's Strategy Serve the Palestinian Cause?

Wael Nawara | Posted 09.27.2014 | World
Wael Nawara

Hamas has reduced the Palestinian cause from one where Palestinians deserve a viable State to live on like any other nation, to a series of pity quarrels and disputes over side issues.

Sophia Jones

'It's Like The Canals Of Venice In Gaza City, But With Rivers Of Sewage' | Sophia Jones | Posted 12.03.2013 | World

CAIRO -- In parts of Gaza City, raw sewage pouring into the streets has forced some residents to travel by boat. Facing an already dire shortage of...

WATCH: Journalist: 'I Don't Believe Gazans Voted For Terrorists'

HuffPost Live | Erin McDonough | Posted 10.15.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

On Sunday, Israeli officials discovered a tunnel 60 feet underground, spanning the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel. The so-called “terror t...

The Surprising Good Smuggled Through Gaza's Tunnels

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 05.16.2013 | World

The network of tunnels that snake underneath the border between Gaza and Egypt are dark, dingy and dangerous, but they have proved invaluable to trans...

Egypt Floods Gaza's Smuggling Tunnels

Reuters | Posted 04.15.2013 | World

By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Egyptian forces have flooded smuggling tunnels under the border with the Palestinian-rul...

PHOTOS: A Fascinating Look Inside Gaza's Smuggling Tunnels

Posted 11.20.2012 | World

"We did not choose to use the tunnels,” a government engineer told me. “But it was too hard for us to stand still during the siege and expect war ...

Smoothies in Gaza: In Defiance of Nature and the Siege

Hani Almadhoun | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Hani Almadhoun

As you know, people in Gaza lose their jobs, others lose loved ones and even their own lives, but that does not mean I have to lose my mojo. I am not going to let an international embargo kill my smoothie buzz.

Gaza Tunnel Explosion Kills 7 Palestinians

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

At least seven Palestinians were killed overnight when fuel exploded in a smuggling tunnel beneath the border between Egypt and the Gaza Strip, Palest...

Israel Bombs Gaza Tunnels In Response To Rockets

Haaretz | Anshel Pfeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Israel Air Force aircraft bombed smuggling tunnels under the Gaza-Egypt border on Wednesday after two rockets hit southern Israel, the army said....

Gaza Tunnels: Smugglers Back At Work

The Independent | Donald Macintyre in Rafah | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Some Gazans are working to restart - or are continuing with - the smuggling of contraband under the Gaza-Egypt border, despite the hundreds of Israeli...

Hamas's Secret Weapon: Tunnels

The Independent | Kim Sengupta and Ben Lynfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Israel's ground offensive is reaching a critical stage where its forces may soon have to face Hamas fighters on their chosen killing ground, the narro...