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Adel Zaanoun

Adel Zaanoun

    UN cans Gaza marathon after Hamas bans women runners
    UN cans Gaza marathon after Hamas bans women runners
    Gaza's third international marathon has been cancelled after the ruling Hamas movement refused to allow women to run.
    Egypt reopens Rafah border with Gaza
    Egypt reopens Rafah border with Gaza
    Egypt has reopened its Rafah border crossing with Gaza, allowing people to cross freely for the first time in four years.
    Hamas blames Israel as prisoner talks drag on
    Hamas blames Israel as prisoner talks drag on
    Hamas blamed Israel on Tuesday for stalling efforts to swap hundreds of Palestinian prisoners for a captured soldier.
    Islamist leader killed in Gaza clashes
    Islamist leader killed in Gaza clashes
    A radical Islamist sheikh was among 22 people killed and 120 hurt when Hamas police stormed a Gaza mosque, emergency services said on Saturday.
    UN counts damage in Gaza
    UN counts damage in Gaza
    Senior United Nations officials examined the extent of war damage in Gaza on Thursday.
    Calm reigns in Gaza ahead of visit by UN chief
    Calm reigns in Gaza ahead of visit by UN chief
    Tension eased in Gaza early on Tuesday as a fragile ceasefire entered its third day, with residents struggling to absorb the devastation.
    Gaza skies calm as Israel halts offensive
    Gaza skies calm as Israel halts offensive
    The skies over Gaza remained calm on Sunday morning for the first time in 22 days as Israel unilaterally halted its onslaught.
    Peace efforts intensify as Gaza toll tops 1 000
    Peace efforts intensify as Gaza toll tops 1 000
    Israel struck fresh targets on Thursday and waged street battles in Gaza as the international community stepped up efforts to broker a truce.
    Israel, Hamas locked in fierce Gaza City clashes
    Israel, Hamas locked in fierce Gaza City clashes
    Israeli troops and Palestinian gunmen fought fierce clashes around the Gaza Strip on Tuesday.
    Israel presses on with Gaza strikes
    Israel presses on with Gaza strikes
    Israel pounded Gaza with bombs and shells on Friday, vowing to pursue its war on Hamas despite a truce order from the UN Security Council.
    Israel bombs tunnels as peace moves gather pace
    Israel bombs tunnels as peace moves gather pace
    Israeli warplanes bombed suspected arms-smuggling tunnels in southern Gaza early on Thursday, as diplomats worked to secure a ceasefire.