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Palestinians termed the open-ended strike a protest against poor conditions and an Israeli policy of detention without trial that has been applied against thousands since the 1980s. "They are murderers and terrorists", Netanyahu said at a Mimouna event in Dimona. "We will never lose our sense of clarity because we are on the side of justice and they are on the side that is neither just nor moral".
  • Strike kills 15, including 4 children, in Syria's Idlib: monitor

    Strike kills 15, including 4 children, in Syria's Idlib: monitor

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    Washington hurried to accuse the Syrian government for the suspected chemical attack . The US and United Kingdom have blamed Russian Federation for being complicit in the deaths of civilians in last week's alleged chemical attack and Moscow could face fresh worldwide sanctions over its support for the dictator.
  • At least 20 migrants drown off coast of Libya

    At least 20 migrants drown off coast of Libya

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    European authorities and charity ships face a daunting task. Friday's rescue operations were performed entirely by NGOs. MSF tweeted: "How many people would have crossed if we weren't there today, Frontex? ". The rest were picked up by the coastguard, the Phoenix - run by the Maltese organisation Moas - the German NGO Sea Eye and the German Jugend's Iuventa.
  • British PM May Calls for Jun. 8 General Election

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    MPs must approve decision to dissolve Parliament part-way through full term. She leads Jeremy Corbyn by more than 30 per cent when voters are asked who would make the best PM. The House of Commons will vote on the proposed election on Wednesday. "We can not allow Jeremy Corbyn to spoil the work that Theresa May has started".
  • Vietnam condemns truck attack in Sweden's capital

    Vietnam condemns truck attack in Sweden's capital

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    Two Swedes, a Belgian and a British man were killed in the attack on Friday. Ten of the injured people remained in hospital, two of them in intensive care, Stockholm authorities said. The driver fled from the truck, prompting lockdowns at Parliament and the city's subway system as police looked for the suspect. Sweden is statistically one of the safest nations in the world, and the country's prime minister and Stockholm's mayor have both vowed that the attack will not damage the ...
  • DPRK displays submarine-launched ballistic missile at military parade

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    The US has warned that a policy of "strategic patience" is over. President Trump had warned the isolated regime to avoid nuclear or missile tests or face unspecified consequences. Amid rising regional tensions, Pyongyang residents have. U.S., South Korean and other officials are closely monitoring the North amid indications it could conduct another missile test or nuclear explosion to coincide with an important national anniversary this weekend.
  • Theresa May, Britain's prime minister, to seek early election on June 8

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    The prime minister's own personal ratings also dwarf those of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , with 50 per cent of those asked saying she would make the best prime minister. That would make it easier for her to ignore opposition calls for a softer European Union exit - making compromises to retain some benefits of membership - and to face down hardliners within her own party who want a no-compromise "hard Brexit" that many economists fear could be devastating.
  • Christians mark Easter at site of Jesus's resurrection

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    And that's what Easter does - gently or powerfully - that Jesus died on the cross not because God wasn't in control, but because He was - and still is. (Romans 10:9) Through His work on the cross and the empty tomb, the grace of Jesus is a gift freely available to anyone. Here are Bible verses about Jesus' triumph over Death.