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Training kicks off again for young Gaza amputees
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Israel drives new ring road through East Jerusalem
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With visitors away, zoo sees animal baby boom
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George Floyd mural painted on West Bank barrier
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Anger at killing of autistic Palestinian by Israeli police
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Outrage as Israeli police kill autistic Palestinian man
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Palestinian President Abbas says accords with Israel, US are void
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After three elections, Israel gets its government
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Norway urges Israel not to annex parts of the West BankNorway, which chairs a group of international donors to the Palestinians, urged Israel on Tuesday not to annex parts of the occupied West Bank.
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Amid warming to Israel, UAE urges halt to annexation plansA minister of the United Arab Emirates has urged Israel to stop its plan to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, warning of a serious setback for the so-called Middle East peace process. "Continued..
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Palestinians report first coronavirus death in GazaA woman has died in Gaza Strip after contracting coronavirus, the Palestinian enclave's first known fatality from the global pandemic, the health ministry said on Saturday.
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