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17 Things To Read If You're Trying To See All Sides Of The Israel-Gaza Conflict

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing & Samantha Lachman | Posted 08.05.2014 | World

You can be against the violence without being "pro-Israel"or "pro-Palestinian."

If It Looks Like A War Crime And Feels Like A War Crime, Is It A War Crime?

The Huffington Post | Michael Maisel | Posted 08.11.2014 | World

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused the militant group Hamas this month of committing a "double war crime" for targeting Israeli civilia...

The Fatal Label: Reducing Hamas in Gaza to "Terrorists"

Jonathan Russo | Posted 09.14.2014 | Politics
Jonathan Russo

Why was this a mistake? The reason is that it is reductive to the point of inaccuracy and has therefore prevented the Israeli security establishment and the rest of the world from understanding what Hamas wants and how to engage it on proper terms.

Hamas Versus Israel: The Case for Moral Clarity

David Harris | Posted 09.12.2014 | World
David Harris

The difference between Hamas and Israel couldn't be greater, yet you wouldn't know it when listening to some observers.

Thousands of Gaza Civilians Flee After Israeli Warning

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2014 | World

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Jeffrey Heller GAZA/JERUSALEM, July 13 (Reuters) - Thousands fled their homes in a Gaza Strip town on Sunday ...

Gaza Arms Flow Will Not Stop, Says Hamas Leader

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 01.24.2013 | World

CAIRO — Gaza's ruling Hamas will not stop arming itself because only a strong arsenal, not negotiations, can extract concessions from Israel, th...

Israel Eases Gaza Border Blockade

AP | KARIN LAUB and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 01.24.2013 | World

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip -- Gaza residents said Saturday that Israel has eased some border restrictions as part of its truce with the Palestinian territo...

Netanyahu Talks Tough, Walks Cautiously In Gaza

Reuters | Posted 01.22.2013 | World

By Crispian Balmer JERUSALEM, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Just hours after a bomb exploded on a Tel Aviv bus, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin ...

Israel And Hamas Reportedly Agree To Ceasefire

Reuters | Posted 01.21.2013 | World

GAZA, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Israel and the Islamist militant group Hamas agreed on Wednesday to a Gaza ceasefire deal, said a Palestinian official with...

Hamas Leader Decries Killing Of Alleged Spies

Reuters | Posted 01.21.2013 | World

GAZA, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Hamas's deputy leader has condemned the "unlawful" killing of six Palestinians in the Gaza Strip who were suspected of givi...

PHOTOS: The Gaza Conflict In Facts And Figures

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 11.20.2012 | World

JERUSALEM -- With little notice, Israel has launched a blistering air offensive against the Gaza Strip's ruling Hamas militant group. Here's a look at...

LOOK: Infographic Shows Weapons Used In The Gaza Conflict

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 11.19.2012 | World

Israel has escalated its bombing campaign in Gaza over the past week, targeting Hamas' supply of rockets. Militants hit Tel Aviv, about 50 miles no...

Palestinian Death Toll Reaches Grim Milestone

Reuters | Posted 01.19.2013 | World

GAZA, Nov 19 (Reuters) - The number of Palestinians killed in Gaza during Israel's on-going offensive reached 100 on Monday, the Hamas-run Health Mi...

Israel Airstrike Hits Hamas' TV Station In High-Rise

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.19.2013 | World

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip -- Israeli aircraft struck crowded areas in the Gaza Strip and killed a senior militant with a missile strike on a media center ...

TIMELINE: Israel And Hamas' Deadly Conflict

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | World

JERUSALEM, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Israel and Hamas have been in regular conflict since the rise to prominence of the Palestinian Islamist group, created...

Israel Considers Resuming Gaza Assassinations

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 01.13.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel is considering resuming its contentious practice of assassinating militant leaders in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip in an effort...

The Money Behind Israel-Hamas Conflict (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Al Jazeera reports that the United States supplies $3 billion a year in aid to Israel, and almost all of it is spent on the military. Watch this video...