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Israel and Hamas agree on truce after deadly flare-up, officials say

Israel and Hamas agree on truce after deadly flare-up, officials say

Palestinian political sources said agreement had been reached to end all rocket fire into Israel and air strikes on Gaza from around midnight (2100 GMT) on Thursday. For this reason Hamas started the so-called "Great March of Return" at the end of March the two-month-long violent confrontations along the border with Israel in Gaza which turned into the so-called "Kite Jihad" the daily attacks with incendiary balloons and kites which have caused a ecological disaster in southern Israel.


Senate Intel Asks Assange For Interview At 'Mutually Agreeable' Location

Senate Intel Asks Assange For Interview At 'Mutually Agreeable' Location

WikiLeaks on Wednesday posted on Twitter an image of the letter , which was signed by the committee's chairman, North Carolina Sen. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange , who has been holed up in Ecuador's London embassy for six years, is considering an offer to appear before a U.S.


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Incredible "firenado" caught on camera in England

The cause of the fire at Ravensbourn Plastics Ltd on Occupation Lane, in Albert Village, Swadlincote is not yet known. Video of the rare natural phenomenon shows what appears to be a tornado that is on fire, swirling flames reaching up towards the sky at a height of more than 50 feet as firefighters douse it in water.


At least four dead in Canada shooting

At least four dead in Canada shooting

An incident has resulted in at least four people killed. Police said further information would be provided when more details are confirmed. One suspect is in custody as police continue to investigate the deadly incident in the capital of New Brunswick, authorities say.


Boris Johnson told by Tory chair to apologise for burka comments

Boris Johnson told by Tory chair to apologise for burka comments

She declined to say if she agreed with those who believe Mr Johnson was trying to drive up support for a new party leadership bid by reaching for "dog whistle" politics appealing to people's prejudices. that's the thing I'd like to see". There was no immediate sign that Johnson planned to back down. - Adam Bienkov (@AdamBienkov) August 6, 2018If only there were some way of knowing what might have prompted Boris Johnson to fan hatred of Muslims? Sayeeda Warsi, a senior Tory member, last ...