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Dozens die in fresh Lebanon raids

Wednesday, July 19th 2006, 15:20
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

At least 55 civilians are killed in the latest Israeli air strikes in the south and east of Lebanon.
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Israeli strikes claim more lives

Wednesday, July 19th 2006, 9:25

The latest Israeli operation in the Gaza Strip and a raid on the West Bank leave at least nine Palestinians dead.
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Tuesday, July 18th 2006, 22:35
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran co-ordinated the capture of two Israeli soldiers to divert attention from its nuclear programme, Israel says.
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Lebanon condemns Israel 'madness'

Tuesday, July 18th 2006, 16:19
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

The Lebanese PM says Israel is opening the gates of hell on his country, as cross-border attacks claim more lives.
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UN call for Middle East ceasefire

Tuesday, July 18th 2006, 10:21

Kofi Annan calls for urgent international action as UN envoys hold talks with Israel on halting the violence.
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Israeli jets in new Lebanon raids

Tuesday, July 18th 2006, 4:09
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Israel launches air strikes on Hezbollah strongholds in southern Lebanon, as the UN warns of a humanitarian crisis.
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Israel vows no let-up on Lebanon

Monday, July 17th 2006, 23:53
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Israel's PM says attacks on Lebanon will go on until two captured soldiers are freed and Hezbollah is disarmed.
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Two dead in north Gaza clashes

Monday, July 17th 2006, 12:53

Two Palestinians die in clashes in north Gaza, as the Palestinian foreign ministry is flattened in an Israeli raid.
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Iran's foreign minister in Syria

Monday, July 17th 2006, 9:20
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon, Syria Syria
related places: Damascus

Iran's foreign minister meets the Syrian president for talks on the crisis unfolding in Lebanon and Israel.
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Israeli raids reach north Lebanon

Monday, July 17th 2006, 7:20
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon
related places: Haifa

Israel extends its air campaign to northern Lebanon, killing at least 14 people, after Hezbollah rockets hit Haifa.
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Canadians killed in Lebanon strikes

Sunday, July 16th 2006, 23:49
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon
related places: Haifa

Israeli air raids kill at least 23 people in Lebanon - including five holding dual Lebanese-Canadian citizenship.
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Deadly Hezbollah attack on Haifa

Sunday, July 16th 2006, 15:40
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon
related places: Haifa

Rockets fired from Lebanon by Hezbollah militants kill at least eight people in Israel's third-largest city, Haifa.
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Bush backs Israel at divided G8

Sunday, July 16th 2006, 7:19

The G8 summit in St Petersburg sees divisions over the Mid-East crisis as George Bush defends Israel's actions.
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UN fails to agree Lebanon truce

Sunday, July 16th 2006, 5:17
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

The UN Security Council fails to agree on a statement calling for a truce in Lebanon, despite its PM's pleas.
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Israel returns to northern Gaza

Sunday, July 16th 2006, 3:53
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israeli forces re-enter the northern Gaza Strip, and an air strike reportedly kills three Palestinians.
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Israel kills Lebanese civilians

Saturday, July 15th 2006, 16:40
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

At least 17 Lebanese civilians, including children, die when a convoy is hit by an Israeli air strike.
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Israeli strike hits house in Gaza

Saturday, July 15th 2006, 16:14

An Israeli air strike on a house in Gaza kills one person and injures several including children, reports say.
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Becoming Israel's greatest enemy

Saturday, July 15th 2006, 11:12
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Nick Thorpe reports from the Israeli-Lebanese border on how the latest fighting is deepening the gulf between peoples. (This script was broadcast on 15 July).
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Israelis missing after naval raid

Saturday, July 15th 2006, 3:39
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Israel says four sailors are missing after a missile attack off Lebanon, as the Hezbollah leader promises "open war".
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Hezbollah leader vows 'open war'

Saturday, July 15th 2006, 0:58

The Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah promises "war on every level", as four more Israeli soldiers go missing.
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Israel crisis keeps oil near peak

Friday, July 14th 2006, 22:25
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Oil prices remain near their all-time high of more than $78 a barrel as Israel continues its offensive in Lebanon.
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Israel hits Hezbollah leader's HQ

Friday, July 14th 2006, 18:24
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon
related places: Beirut

Israel hits the Beirut offices of Hezbollah's leader after PM Ehud Olmert approves new targets.
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Israel pulls out of central Gaza

Friday, July 14th 2006, 10:43

Israeli troops withdraw from central Gaza after two days, but their operations continue elsewhere in the strip.
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Israel steps up Lebanese strikes

Friday, July 14th 2006, 9:39
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon
related places: Beirut

Israel intensifies its attacks on Lebanon with fresh air raids on the Beirut airport and sites in the southern suburbs.
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Abbas 'held secret Israel talks'

Thursday, July 13th 2006, 23:23

PA President Mahmoud Abbas met Israel's spy chief to try to broker an end to the Gaza crisis, reports say.
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Israel crisis hits world markets

Thursday, July 13th 2006, 21:59
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Growing tension over Israel's offensive in Lebanon sends world markets tumbling as oil creeps towards $77 a barrel.
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Rockets hit Israeli city of Haifa

Thursday, July 13th 2006, 19:54
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon
related places: Haifa

Two suspected Hezbollah rockets hit the Israeli city of Haifa, as Israel steps up its offensive in Lebanon.
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Lebanon seeks Israeli ceasefire

Thursday, July 13th 2006, 16:28
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Lebanon calls for a ceasefire, as Israel imposes an air and sea blockade after two of its soldiers were seized.
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Israel imposes Lebanon blockade

Thursday, July 13th 2006, 14:58
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon
related places: Beirut

Israel imposes an air and sea blockade on Lebanon as part of a major offensive after two soldiers are seized.
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Israel targets Gaza ministry

Thursday, July 13th 2006, 12:32

Israel strikes the Palestinian foreign ministry in Gaza City, blaming Hamas for the capture of a missing soldier.
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Deaths mount in attacks on Gaza

Wednesday, July 12th 2006, 21:34

Two adults and seven children die in an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, in a day of violence which leaves 23 dead.
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Israel in fresh Lebanon strikes

Wednesday, July 12th 2006, 21:04
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Israel launches air strikes on Lebanese bridges and roads, as the search for two captured soldiers goes on.
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Hezbollah seizes Israel soldiers

Wednesday, July 12th 2006, 11:53

Hezbollah militants capture two Israeli soldiers as heavy clashes break out over the Israel-Lebanon border.
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Israel probe finds border failure

Tuesday, July 11th 2006, 13:30

An Israeli army inquiry into the incident that triggered the current crisis in Gaza finds serious shortcomings.
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Israelis to escalate Gaza raids

Tuesday, July 11th 2006, 9:07
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Fresh Israeli air strikes hit the Gaza Strip after leaders agreed to push on with a two-week offensive.
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Israel denies 'excessive force'

Monday, July 10th 2006, 21:46
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel rejects criticism that its military offensive in the Gaza Strip is a disproportionate use of force.
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Fresh Israeli strikes target Gaza

Monday, July 10th 2006, 2:39

Israel launches fresh strikes on Gaza after its prime minister vows the military offensive will continue.
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Gaza assault 'will go on'

Sunday, July 9th 2006, 20:37

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert says the military offensive in Gaza could continue indefinitely.
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Annan warning on Gaza 'disaster'

Sunday, July 9th 2006, 7:11

The UN demands urgent Israeli action to prevent a humanitarian disaster in Gaza as military strikes continue.
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Israel rejects call for ceasefire

Saturday, July 8th 2006, 20:17

Israel rejects Palestinian PM Ismail Haniya's call for a ceasefire, saying a captured Israeli soldier must go free.
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Israeli launches new raid in Gaza

Saturday, July 8th 2006, 8:05

Israeli troops clash with gunmen in a new area of the Gaza Strip, but forces withdraw from the far north.
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Israeli soldier alive, says Hamas

Saturday, July 8th 2006, 1:10

Palestinian group Hamas confirms for the first time a captured Israeli soldier is alive and being treated well.
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EU warns Israel on Gaza attacks

Friday, July 7th 2006, 16:16

The EU accuses Israel of using "disproportionate" force, as Israel tightens its hold on northern Gaza.
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Israel tightens its grip on Gaza

Friday, July 7th 2006, 14:49
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israeli consolidates its hold on northern Gaza, with air strikes killing at least three Palestinian militants.
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Gaza sees bloodiest day of raids

Thursday, July 6th 2006, 20:28

Twenty-two Palestinians and an Israeli soldier are reportedly killed as troops push deeper into north Gaza.
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UN urges Israel halt 'violations'

Thursday, July 6th 2006, 20:13
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

The UN Human Rights Council demands a halt to Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip.
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British Jews criticise Gaza raids

Thursday, July 6th 2006, 14:35
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Some 300 British Jews sign a full page newspaper advert condemning Israel's military actions in the Gaza crisis.
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Israel tanks enter northern Gaza

Thursday, July 6th 2006, 6:30

A force of Israeli tanks enters northern Gaza after a second rocket hits the Israeli city of Ashkelon.
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UN envoy attacks Israel over Gaza

Wednesday, July 5th 2006, 17:26
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel's military action in Gaza violates basic human rights laws, a UN envoy tells a special meeting in Geneva.
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Israel 'to step up' Gaza action

Wednesday, July 5th 2006, 15:48
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Israel's PM authorises wider military action in Gaza, after a Palestinian rocket attack on a major Israeli city.
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Israel PM warns of 'escalation'

Wednesday, July 5th 2006, 5:42

Israel says a Palestinian rocket strike on an Israeli city is a "major escalation" in Hamas's warfare.
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Israel vows to keep up Gaza raids

Tuesday, July 4th 2006, 19:12

Israeli PM Ehud Olmert orders attacks on Gaza to continue as the army seeks to free a captured Israeli soldier.
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Switzerland decries Gaza raids

Tuesday, July 4th 2006, 13:34

Switzerland accuses Israel of inflicting collective punishment as a military campaign continues in Gaza.
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Israeli soldier 'is still alive'

Tuesday, July 4th 2006, 12:32

A captured Israeli soldier remains alive, an Israeli spokesman says, as militants declare they will not kill him.
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Israel rejects soldier deadline

Monday, July 3rd 2006, 22:44

Israel dismisses a deadline set by militants believed to hold an Israeli soldier for Israel to free Palestinian prisoners.
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Gaza groups set Israel deadline

Monday, July 3rd 2006, 10:24

Militant groups believed to be holding an Israeli soldier give Israel until 0300 GMT Tuesday to free Palestinian prisoners.
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'Small Israeli force' enters Gaza

Monday, July 3rd 2006, 5:09
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

A small Israeli force enters the Gaza Strip to search for tunnels and mines, military sources say.
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Hamas threatens attacks in Israel

Sunday, July 2nd 2006, 22:21

Palestinian militants say they will strike targets inside Israel if Israel does not end its offensive in Gaza.
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Israel to 'intensify' Gaza action

Sunday, July 2nd 2006, 16:01

Israel's PM orders increased action to free a soldier held in Gaza, as Hamas warns it will hit Israeli targets.
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Air strike on Palestinian PM's HQ

Sunday, July 2nd 2006, 9:59

Israel attacks the Palestinian prime minister's Gaza City office, upping the pressure over its captured soldier.
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Clashes break out in Gaza Strip

Saturday, July 1st 2006, 16:33
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

Hamas gunmen fight Israeli troops near Khan Younis in one of the worst clashes since the Gaza incursion.
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Israel soldier medic claim denied

Saturday, July 1st 2006, 12:03

There are conflicting reports about whether an Israeli soldier captured by Palestinian militants has seen a doctor.
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Bitter Gazans await their fate

Saturday, July 1st 2006, 11:06

Alan Johnston watches the drama unfold in Gaza, as Israel puts pressure on Hamas to release a soldier abducted by Palestinians.
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Militants' new demands for Israel

Saturday, July 1st 2006, 7:10

Three Palestinian militant groups thought to be holding an Israeli soldier issue new demands.
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Palestinian PM condemns Gaza raid

Friday, June 30th 2006, 22:06

Palestinian PM Ismail Haniya denounces Israel's offensive in Gaza, in his first appearance since the campaign began.
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Israel strikes new Gaza targets

Friday, June 30th 2006, 7:13

The Palestinian interior ministry is seriously damaged as Israel's Gaza action over a captured soldier goes on.
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Israel justifies Hamas detentions

Thursday, June 29th 2006, 15:11

Israel denies planning to use dozens of detained Hamas MPs as bargaining chips to get a captured soldier freed.
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In quotes: Reactions to Israel tension

Thursday, June 29th 2006, 13:31

World figures react to the growing tension between Israel and the Palestinians since the capture of an Israeli soldier.
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Israel seizes Hamas legislators

Thursday, June 29th 2006, 12:06
related countries: United States United States
related places: Gaza

Israel detains dozens of Hamas MPs and ministers, as its bid to free an abducted soldier in Gaza continues.
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