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US supplies #Israel with bombs amid #Gaza blitz

US arms stockpile

The United States has allowed Israel, waging an offensive in the Gaza Strip, to tap a local US arms stockpile in the past week to resupply it with grenades and mortar rounds, Rear Admiral John Kirby, the Pentagon's press secretary, has said.

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#Yemen protests erupt after fuel price doubled

Protests have erupted in Yemen's capaital Sanaa after the government announced a sharp rise in fuel prices, part of a bid to ease the burden of energy subsidies on the impoverished country's state finances and curb its budget deficit.

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Tunnel explosions strike Syria's Aleppo

Opposition forces in Syria have detonated bombs in tunnels under Aleppo and killed at least 13 loyalists of President Bashar al-Assad in the northern city, activists and a monitoring group say.

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Deaths reported in #Egypt bomb blast

Three people have been killed in a car-bomb blast in Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo, according to Egyptian state media.

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Mass casualties as #Gaza market area bombed

Gaza market At least 17 Palestinians have been killed and 200 wounded in the bombardment of a market near Gaza City during an "humanitarian pause" unilaterally announced by Israel.

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Israeli fire kills refugees in #Gaza UN school

UN-run schoolIsraeli shells have struck a UN school in the Gaza Strip, killing at least 19 people and wounding scores more, after Israeli ground troops made a significant push into the territory.

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#Hamas armed wing: no truce if siege continues

The Qassam BrigadesThe leader of the military wing of Hamas has said there will be no truce in Gaza unless Israel lifts its siege, in comments broadcast hours after an attempt at a 24-hour ceasefire stalled with disagreements.

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Dozens dead in Israel's #Gaza bombardment

Israel's military has struck numerous targets in the Gaza Strip after Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister, said his country needed to be prepared for a long conflict in the Palestinian territory.

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Israeli bombs kill 100 Gazans in single day

Gaza's sole powerAt least 100 Gazans have been killed in Israeli bombardment on Tuesday, Gaza officials have said, hours after shells hit the enclave's only power station.

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Truce hopes fade as #Gaza pummelled again

GazaBloodshed in and around Gaza has surged with a strike killing seven Palestinian children and a heavy overnight bombardment from Israel shattering hopes for an end to three weeks of devastating violence.

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