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  • Israel and Hamas Agree to Cease-fire

    An Israeli soldier guides a tank to a new position at a staging area near the Israel Gaza Strip Border, southern Israel, Nov. 22, 2012.
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  • Israel and Hamas Agree to Cease-fire

    A Hamas militant talks during a press conference in Gaza City, Nov. 22, 2012.
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  • Israel and Hamas Agree to Cease-fire

    A Palestinian baby wears a Hamas bandana during a rally to celebrate the Israel-Hamas cease-fire in the Jebaliya refugee camp, north Gaza Strip, Nov. 22, 2012.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Members of the Palestinian al-Attar family, displaced during the eight-day conflict with Israel, return to their home in the al-Atatra area in the northern Gaza Strip, Nov. 22, 2012, a day after a ceasefire took hold in and around Gaza.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    A Gaza man hugs a Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant after a press conference in Gaza City, Nov. 22, 2012.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    An Israeli soldier, left, hugs a comrade to congratulate him for his birthday at a staging area near the Israel Gaza Strip Border, southern Israel, Nov. 22, 2012.
    Lefteris Pitarakis/AP Photo
  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Members of the Ezzedine al-Qassam brigade, the armed wing of Hamas, carry their weapons as they celebrate after the truce between Gaza and Israel came into effect, in the Nusseirat refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip, Nov. 22, 2012.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Israeli soldiers prepare weapons and vehicles in a deployment area, Nov. 22, 2012 on Israel's border with the Gaza Strip.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    A Palestinian woman grieves in front of a green house where her farmer husband was killed hours before the end of the hostilities in the al-Atatra area in the northern Gaza Strip, Nov. 22, 2012.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    A general view shows the destroyed compound of the internal security ministry in Gaza City after it was targeted by Israeli air strike overnight, Nov. 21, 2012. Fighting raged on both sides of Gaza's borders Wednesday despite intensified efforts across the region to thrash out a truce to end a week of violence that has cost 136 Palestinian and five Israeli lives.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Israeli soldiers take cover during a rocket attack from the Gaza Strip, Nov. 21, 2012 near Israel's border with the Gaza Strip. Despite widespread rumors of a ceasefire militants in the Gaza Strip continue to fire rockets and Israel continues its' bombardment.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Smoke rises following an Israeli strike on smuggling tunnels along the border between Egypt and Rafah southern Gaza Strip, Nov. 21, 2012. Israeli aircraft pounded Gaza with at least 30 strikes overnight, hitting government ministries, smuggling tunnels, a banker's empty villa and a Hamas-linked media office.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Mourners pray over the bodies of five Palestinians killed in Israeli strikes during their funeral in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip, Nov. 21, 2012.
    Eyad Baba/AP Photo
  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Israeli soldiers pray next to an artillery gun, Nov. 21, 2012 on Israel's border with the Gaza Strip.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Refugee families take up residence in a school, Nov. 20, 2012 in Gaza City, Gaza. Many of the refugees are from the northern Gaza strip and were told to abandon their homes by leaflets dropped from the sky. A few of the families are returning to the same school they became refugees in 2008 during Operation Cast Lead.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    The charred bodies of two men are pulled out of their car, Nov. 20, 2012 in Gaza City, Gaza. The health ministry identified them as Mahmud Koni and Hossam Salama, two tv photojournalists from the Al-Aqsa TV channel.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Israelis react as they run for cover while a siren wails during a rocket attack by Palestinian militants from the Gaza Strip in the southern city of Ashdod, Nov. 20, 2012.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Palestinian stone throwers run for cover during clashes with Israeli security forces in the West Bank city of Nablus, Nov. 20, 2012. The West Bank has witnessed almost daily demonstrations in support of Gaza Palestinians who have faced a week of Israeli air strikes against militants firing rockets at the Jewish state.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    Israeli border guards arrest a Palestinian protester during clashes in the West Bank city of Nablus, Nov. 20, 2012.
    Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP/Getty Images
  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    A Palestinian woman cries after she evacuated from her home to take shelter at a United Nations school in Gaza City, Nov. 20, 2012.
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  • Israel, Hamas Fight Over Gaza

    An ultra-orthodox Jewish man, dressed in a costume, embraces an Israeli soldier, in the southern Israeli intersection of Yad Mordechay, to cheer him on as he heads to an army deployment area near the Israel-Gaza Strip border, Nov. 20, 2012.
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  • Israel-Gaza Attacks Escalate

    An Israeli soldier evacuates a young girl from a site hit by a rocket launched by Palestinian militants from the Gaza Strip in the southern Israeli city of Beer Sheva, Nov. 20, 2012.
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  • Israel-Gaza Attacks Escalate

    Palestinians mourners cry during the funeral of Salem Paul Sweliem in Gaza City, Nov. 20, 2012. According to the family, the 52 years old Greek Orthodox Christian carpenter was killed during an Israel Air Force strike on a high-rise building, in which Ramez Harb, a senior figure in Islamic Jihad's military wing, was killed.
    Bernat Armangue/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Attacks Escalate

    Palestinians climb on the rubble at the destroyed house of Islamic Jihad militant Hasam Al Kholy, hit overnight in an Israeli strike on Gaza City, Nov. 20, 2012.
    Adel Hana/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Attacks Escalate

    Israeli soldiers prepare weapons and vehicles in a deployment area as the conflict between Palestine and Gaza enters its seventh day, Nov. 20, 2012 on Israel's border with the Gaza Strip.
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  • Israel-Gaza Attacks Escalate

    An Israeli soldier wearing a prayer shawl reads his morning prayers at an Israeli army deployment area near the Israel-Gaza Strip border as they prepare for a potential ground operation in the Palestinian coastal enclave, Nov. 20, 2012.
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  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Escalate

    A Palestinian student from Birzeit University pushes a burning tire during clashes with Israeli soldiers for the second consecutive day as they protest against the ongoing Israeli offensive on the Gaza Strip in the West Bank town of Betunia, Nov. 18, 2012.
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  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Escalate

    An Israeli border policeman fires a tear gas canister during a protest against Israel's operations in Gaza Strip, outside Ofer, an Israeli military prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah, Nov. 18, 2012.
    Majdi Mohammed/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Escalate

    Smoke rises following an Israeli attack on smuggling tunnels on the border between Egypt and Rafah, southern Gaza Strip, Nov. 19, 2012.
    Eyad Baba/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Escalate

    Palestinians run for cover as tear gas is fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes in the West Bank town of Nablus, Nov. 18, 2012, as Palestinian across the territories protest against Israel's military action on the Gaza Strip.
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  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Escalate

    A Palestinian woman is helped after being injured during an Israeli forces strike on a sports field next to her house in Gaza City, Nov. 19, 2012.
    Bernat Armangue/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Escalate

    Palestinians watch bulldozers remove debris from the Daloo family house following an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, Nov. 18, 2012.
    Bernat Armangue/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    A Palestinian man kisses the hand of a dead relative in the morgue of Shifa Hospital in Gaza City, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. President Barack Obama on Sunday defended Israel's airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, but he warned that escalating the offensive with Israeli ground troops could deepen the death toll and undermine any hope of a peace process with the Palestinians.
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  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    A member of the Abdel Aal family is rescued after his family house collapsed during an Israeli forces strike in the Tufah neighborhood, Gaza City, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012.
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  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinians hurry away from a damaged building after an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012.
    Adel Hana/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    A Palestinian man walks past a graffiti depicting Palestinian soldiers, right, fighting against Israeli soldiers moments after an Israeli forces strike in Gaza City, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012.
    Bernat Armangue/AP photo
  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    An Israeli soldier looks at an Iron Dome missile as it launched near the city of Ashdod, Israel, to intercept a rocket fired by Palestinians militants from Gaza Strip, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. Israeli strikes hit two media centers in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, as Israel warned it was widening its range of targets to go after military commanders of the territory's Hamas rulers.
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  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Smoke rises during an explosion from an Israeli forces strike in Gaza City, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. Israel bombarded the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip with nearly 200 airstrikes early Saturday, the military said, widening a blistering assault on Gaza rocket operations by militants to include the prime minister's headquarters, a police compound and a vast network of smuggling tunnels.
    Hatem Moussa/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Smoke billows as debris flies from the explosion at the local Al-Aqsa TV station in Gaza City, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. Israeli aircraft fired missiles at two media centers in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, the Israeli military said, as the country warned it was widening its range of targets to go after military commanders of the territory's Hamas rulers.
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  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Smoke rises after an Israeli forces strike in Gaza City, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. The Israeli military widened its range of targets in the Gaza Strip on Sunday to include the media operations of the Palestinian territory's Hamas rulers, sending its aircraft to attack two buildings used by both Hamas and foreign media outlets.
    Bernat Armangue/AP Photo
  • Israel-Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    An Israeli missile is launched from the Iron Dome defence missile system, designed to intercept and destroy incoming short-range rockets and artillery shells, in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod in response to a rocket launched from the nearby Palestinian Gaza Strip on November 18, 2012.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinians inspect the damage at Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh's office after being destroyed during an overnight Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinian firefighters and rescue personnel work at a blast site following an Israeli air raid in Gaza City on November 17, 2012. Israeli air strikes hit the cabinet headquarters of Gaza's Hamas government, the group said early on November 17, with eyewitnesses reporting extensive damage to the building.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinians inspect the rubble of a destroyed house after an Israeli airstrike in the Jebaliya refugee camp, northern Gaza Strip, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012.
    Hatem Moussa/AP Photo
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    An Israeli Iron Dome missile is launched near the city of Be'er Sheva, southern Israel, to intercept a rocket fired from Gaza Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Explosion and smoke rise following an Israeli strike in Gaza City, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. Israel bombarded the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip with more than 180 airstrikes early Saturday, the military said. The new attacks followed an unprecedented rocket strike aimed at the contested holy city of Jerusalem that raised the stakes in Israel's violent confrontation with Palestinian militants.
    Hatem Moussa/AP Photo
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinian relatives of Ali Darwesh, a Hamas militant, react during his funeral near his family house in Maghazi Refugee Camp, in central Gaza Strip, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    An Israeli soldier aims at Palestinian youth at the Qalandia checkpoint, in the occupied West Bank, Nov. 16, 2012.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinians inspect damages following Israeli air strikes in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, Nov. 16, 2012.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Smoke billows following Israeli air strikes in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, Nov. 16, 2012.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    A relative grieves during the funeral for Itzik Amsalem, one of the three people who died in a rocket attack, Nov. 16, 2012, in Kiryat Malachi, Israel.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    A Palestinian child walks through a damaged mosque after an Israeli airstrike in Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza, Nov. 16, 2012.
    Hatem Moussa/AP Photo
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    A Palestinian Hamas militant walks in the rubble of the destroyed house of Hamas militant Mohammad Abu Shmala, following an Israeli air strike in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip, Nov. 16, 2012.
    Eyad Baba/AP Photo
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    A Palestinian Hamas officer secures the area after an early morning Israeli airstrike on a building that served as a branch of the Interior Ministry in Gaza City, Nov. 16, 2012.
    Bernat Armangue/AP Photo
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Israeli anti-riot policemen detain a Palestinian man during a protest in Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, Nov. 16, 2012 against Israel's military operation in the Gaza Strip.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinian boy Fares Sadallah, 11, cries as he sits outside his home which was damaged following an Israeli air strike in Beit Lahia, northern Gaza Strip, Nov. 16, 2012.
    Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinian Hamas supporters march in support of the people of the Gaza Strip and against Israel's military operations, in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Nov. 16, 2012.
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  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    The mother of 10-month-old Palestinian infant holds her daughter, prior to her funeral in Jabaliya, north Gaza, Nov. 16, 2012. According to hospital reports Tafesh died from wounds of an earlier Israeli strike.
    Bernat Armangue/AP Photo
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinian protestors hold up the Hamas Islamist movement flag and a portrait of assassinated Hamas leader Ahmed Jaabari during a rally in the West Bank city of Nablus, Nov. 16, 2012.
    Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP/Getty Images
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Palestinian youths watch as firefighters try to extinguish fire at a factory, which according to locals was hit by an Israeli air strike in Beit Lahia, northern Gaza Strip, Nov. 16, 2012.
    Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Israelis hide in a bomb shelter in the southern Israeli town of Ofakim, Nov. 16, 2012 during a Palestinian rocket attack.
    Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Israeli soldiers rest inside a large concrete pipe used a as shelter for rockets fired by Palestinian militans in the Gaza Strip, Nov. 16, 2012 at the Israel-Gaza Strip border.
    Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Israeli soldiers pray on their tank stationed at the Israeli-Gaza Strip border, Nov. 16, 2012.
    Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images
  • Gaza Rocket Attacks Continue

    Israeli tanks are stationed at the Israeli-Gaza Strip border, Nov. 16, 2012.
    Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images
  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    People gather below an apartment that was hit by a rocket fired by Palestinian militants, killing three people, Nov. 15, 2012 in Kiryat Malachi, Israel.
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  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    A plume of smoke rises over Gaza during an Israeli air strike, as seen from Sderot, Nov. 15, 2012 in Israel.
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  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    A rocket is launched from Gaza as seen from Sderot, Nov. 15, 2012 in Israel.
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  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    Israelis take cover during a rocket attack from Gaza. An earlier rocket hit an apartment building. Nov. 15, 2012 in Kiryat Malachi, Israel. (
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  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    Rescue workers evacuate one of three dead bodies after a rocket launched from Gaza hit an apartment building, Nov. 15, 2012 in Kiryat Malachi, Israel.
    Uriel Sinai/Getty Images
  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    An Israeli reacts after a rocket launched from Gaza strip hit a building killing 3 people in the city of Kiryat Malachi, Nov. 15, 2012.
    David Buimovitch/AFP/Getty Images
  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    Israeli Zaka emergency services volunteers clean a house hit by a rocket fired by Palestinian militants. The attack killed 3 people in the southern city of Kiryat Malahi, Nov. 15, 2012.
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  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    Israelis take cover as a siren warning of an incoming rocket sounds in Kiryat Malachi, southern Israel, Nov. 15, 2012.
    Tsafrir Abayov/AP Photo
  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    Smoke rises following an Israeli attack on Gaza City, Nov. 15, 2012. Israel barraged the Gaza Strip with airstrikes and shelling and killed the Hamas military chief in a targeted strike, launching a campaign aimed at stopping rocket attacks from Islamic militants.
    Adel Hana/AP Photo
  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    A Palestinian demonstrator runs through a cloud of tear gas during protests against Israel's operations in Gaza Strip, outside Ofer, an Israeli military prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah, Nov. 15, 2012.
    Majdi Mohammed/AP Photo
  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    Palestinian mourners carry the body of Hamas' top military commander, Ahmed Jabari, killed in an Israeli strike. His funeral was held in Gaza City, Nov. 15, 2012.
    Hatem Moussa/AP Photo
  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    Palestinian women react during the funeral of Hisham Al Galban, a Hamas militant killed in an Israeli attack, in Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip, Nov. 15, 2012.
    Eyad Baba/AP Photo
  • Israel and Hamas Continue Fight over Gaza.

    Palestinian men try to pull out civilians trapped in a car after an Israeli air raid on the area of Twaam in the northern Gaza town of Beit Lahia, Nov. 15, 2012.
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