Gaza’s Hamas Government Says Ready to Step Aside

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The government installed by the Islamic militant group Hamas after its takeover of the Gaza Strip seven years ago said it held its last...

Pope Offers Israel Gestures of Reconciliation

After pleasing Palestinians a day earlier, the pontiff made a flurry of symbolic moves Monday aimed at healing 2,000 years of tension between the Catholic Church...

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Top 10 Clashes at Sea

The Israeli raid on a flotilla of ships hoping to break Tel Aviv's blockade of Gaza has reportedly led to nine deaths. But the political fallout may be far...

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