The population of Gaza Strip hit on Tuesday the record of two million, the Hamas-run interior ministry said in a statement.
Officials in the Hamas-run ministry of interior denied on Monday earlier Israeli official's remarks that hospitals in the Gaza Strip provide medical aid to elements of the Islamic State (IS) who get wounded by the Egyptian army in the Peninsula of Sinai.
Israeli soldiers on the border with the Gaza Strip wounded three Palestinians on Tuesday, while Israeli naval forces arrested 10 fishermen while they were fishing in Gaza sea, officials said.
Israeli war jets struck early on Monday an Islamic Hamas movement military facility in southern Gaza Strip, with no injuries reported, according to security and medical officials.
Hundreds of angry mourners on Sunday buried a pregnant Palestinian mother and her 4-year-old daughter who were killed in pre-dawn Israeli airstrikes on a Hamas training facility in southern of Gaza city.
Leaders of Islamic Hamas movement and the Islamic Jihad (Holy War) denied late on Tuesday firing any rockets from the Gaza Strip into Israel.
Israeli warplanes early Wednesday launched missile strikes on military training facilities in the Gaza Strip in response to earlier firing of four rockets into Israel, witnesses and security officials said.
An Israeli official on Tuesday denied a Jordanian report saying Israel has conducted talks with the Islamic Hamas movement over building a floating port to enable the transfer of goods to the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip. The report is plainly "not true," the Israeli official, who asked to remain anonymous as he is not at liberty to discuss the topic, told Xinhua.
A senior UN official on Monday expressed concerns over the isolation of the Gaza Strip, saying that the costal enclave is more isolated these days than any time else.
The armed wing of Islamic Hamas movement warned on Thursday of another war with Israel, in case the process of reconstruction in the Gaza Strip is kept obstructed.
An Israeli diplomatic official said on Sunday that Hamas has started to rebuild its military capabilities, including rebuilding tunnels and rockets, local media reported.
Israeli war jets launched a large- scale offensive on the Gaza Strip on Tuesday with more than 100 airstrikes on militant targets, killing 23 Palestinians and wounding more than 90, medics and security officials said.
The border area between Egypt and Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip has been witnessing a significant escalation of the Egyptian army's security campaign of destroying dozens of tunnels underneath the borders that are used for smuggling, Hamas sources said on Sunday.
At least 270 rockets were fired from Gaza towards southern and central Israel on Wednesday. The vast majority of them fell in depopulated zone or were intercepted by th
House Majority Leader Steve Scalise on Sunday urged President Joe Biden to negotiate with Speaker Kevin McCarthy amid the threat of political brinkmanship over raising
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