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Protestant Christian tortured and killed in Gaza
He managed the territory's only Christian bookshop and in the past had received threats for spreading the Gospel. Hamas promises to find those responsible for the crime. For Fr. David Jaeger, an Israeli Franciscan, the martyrdom of this protestant must push Christians to be free from fear, conditioning and false “prudence”.
Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades make death threats against Hamas ministers
Latest survey indicates that if an election were held now, Fatah would beat Hamas. However, current Prime Minister Haniyeh is seen as the most reliable politician.
19/11/2012 ISRAEL - PALESTINE
Ban Ki-moon calls for a truce. Children killed in Gaza "by mistake"; injured persons in Israel
An Israeli raid, which was to kill the Hamas leader, responsible for the rocket attacks, has killed nine people, including some children: "a technical error". Yesterday nearly 150 missiles on Israeli cities have left two seriously injured. In Cairo, together with Israeli and Palestinian representatives, work is being done for a cease-fire.
27/12/2008 ISRAEL - PALESTINE
At least 70 dead, initial tally of Israeli retaliation against Hamas
Aircraft bearing the Star of David this morning began attacking fundamentalist targets. President Peres denies that his country wants to reoccupy Gaza. Egypt is trying to stop the violence.
01/08/2016 14:45:00 INDIA
Andhra Pradesh, Maoists torture and kill a Protestant pastor
Pastor Yohan Maraiah was dragged from his home and taken by force into the forest. His body was dumped near the village, with his hands tied behind his back. The Maoists repeatedly stabbed him and shot him. The rebels claim he was murdered for having "accumulated wealth", but the pastor served the poorest of the village.
03/04/2009 ISRAEL - PALESTINE
Retaliation possible after killing of Israeli teen in Bat Ayin
The teen who was killed and the boy who was wounded may have been victims of the "guilt" of their parents, members of a settlement in the Occupied Territories. Netanyahu and Liebermann halt the peace process; Hamas and Fatah break off reconciliation talks.
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