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Gaza Truce Shatters As Deadly Clashes Erupt

Gaza Truce Shatters As Deadly Clashes Erupt

Gaza City (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - A three-day Gaza truce collapsed only hours after it began Friday as Israel pounded Palestinian militants in apparent response to renew ...

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‘Experimental Serum’ Is Offered To U.S. Ebola Patients

‘Experimental Serum’ Is Offered To U.S. Ebola Patients

Washington (AFP) - A U.S. doctor stricken with Ebola in Liberia was offered an experimental serum but insisted that his colleague receive it instead, a Christian aid agency said T ...

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Argentina Blames U.S. For Debt Woes, Denies Default

Argentina Blames U.S. For Debt Woes, Denies Default

Buenos Aires (AFP) - Argentina blamed the United States for the legal battle that forced it to miss a debt payment and, despite ratings agencies' declarations to the contrary, den ...

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Kerry Announces 72-Hour Ceasefire In Gaza

Kerry Announces 72-Hour Ceasefire In Gaza

New Delhi (AFP) - Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire in the Gaza conflict, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said early Friday. Kerry said that the two sides wou ...

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Gaza Tunnel Network Threat Leaves Israelis Shaken

Gaza Tunnel Network Threat Leaves Israelis Shaken

By Laura King, Los Angeles Times KIBBUTZ EREZ, Israel -- Beneath the wheat and watermelon fields surrounding this farm community just outside the Gaza Strip lies a threat that hel ...

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U.S. Hopeful, But No Timeline On Gaza Ceasefire: Kerry

U.S. Hopeful, But No Timeline On Gaza Ceasefire: Kerry

New Delhi (AFP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday he remained hopeful for a ceasefire in the Gaza conflict but declined to predict when. Kerry, on a visit to Ind ...

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Argentina Blames United States, ‘Incompetent’ Judge For Default

Argentina Blames United States, ‘Incompetent’ Judge For Default

By Sonia Avalos Buenos Aires (AFP) -- Argentina blamed the United States Thursday for the legal battle that forced it into its second default in 13 years, accusing the judge and m ...

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Peace Corps Withdraws From W. Africa Over Ebola Fears

Peace Corps Withdraws From W. Africa Over Ebola Fears

Washington (AFP) -- The U.S. Peace Corps announced Wednesday it was pulling hundreds of volunteers from Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone due to growing concerns over the spread o ...

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Despite Concerns, United States Restocks Israel With Ammunition

Despite Concerns, United States Restocks Israel With Ammunition

By Jo Biddle Washington (AFP) -- The United States confirmed it had restocked Israel's supplies of ammunition, hours after finally sharpening its tone to condemn an attack on a Un ...

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What Happens To Hamas-Fatah Reconciliation After Gaza Conflict?

What Happens To Hamas-Fatah Reconciliation After Gaza Conflict?

By Daniella Cheslow, McClatchy Foreign Staff RAMALLAH, West Bank -- Nabil Shaath, an adviser to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas who's considered the architect of the ...

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