December 16, 2018
Salem-News.com Gaza Toll articles
Salem-News.com (Aug-01-2014 10:15)
50 Palestinians Killed, over 200 Wounded as Ceasefire Falls ApartSalem-News.com Staff
The UN condemned Hamas's reported violation of the ceasefire and demanded the release of the soldier.
Israel declared a Gaza ceasefire over on Friday, saying Hamas militants breached the truce soon after it came into effect and apparently captured an Israeli officer while killing two other soldiers.
Salem-News.com (Jul-26-2014 22:41)
Battle in Gaza Hits Day 20 as Death Toll Passes 1,000Salem-News.com Staff
Rocket barrage fired toward southern and central Israel after cabinet agrees to extend humanitarian ceasefire.
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An Israel Defense Forces soldier was killed early on Sunday by a mortar shell near the Gaza border as Israel's Operation Protective Edge entered its 20th day.
Salem-News.com (Jul-26-2014 07:34)
Palestinians Pour Into Streets to Gather Food, Dead as Truce HoldsSalem-News.com Staff
Israel's military pledged to hold fire for 12 hours but said it would carry on searching for tunnels used by militants.
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Palestinians in the Gaza Strip poured into the streets on Saturday to recover their dead and stock up on food supplies after a 12-hour humanitarian truce agreed by Israel and Hamas took hold on the 19th day of their conflict.
Salem-News.com (Jul-25-2014 05:28)
US Urges Ceasefire Between Israelis and Palestinians as Death Toll Climbs Over 800Salem-News.com Staff
The urgency was spurred on Thursday by the killing of 15 people as they sheltered at a U.N. run school in the northern Gaza Strip, which local officials blamed on Israeli shelling.
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pressed regional leaders to nail down a Gaza ceasefire on Friday as the civilian death toll soared, and further violence loomed between Israelis and Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem.
Salem-News.com (Jul-24-2014 20:10)
Violence Spills Over to West Bank; Death Toll Nears 800Salem-News.com Staff
Israeli troops have killed two other Palestinians this week in smaller confrontations in the West Bank, territory Israel captured along with Gaza in a 1967 war.
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Israeli soldiers shot and killed three Palestinian protesters and wounded about 100 on Thursday in confrontations with several thousand people demonstrating in the occupied West Bank against a 17-day-old Israeli offensive in Gaza, Palestinian medical officials said.
Salem-News.com (Jul-21-2014 23:40)
US and UN Seek Peace as Gaza Death Toll Hits 500Salem-News.com Staff
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Cairo to try to secure an end to hostilities, a day after he was caught by an open microphone saying sarcastically that the Israeli assault was "a hell of a pinpoint operation".
The United States, alarmed by escalating civilian bloodshed in an Israeli offensive in the Gaza Strip, took a direct role in efforts to secure a ceasefire on Monday, as the Palestinian death toll jumped to more than 500.