Saturday, 26th July 2014

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World

Damaged buildings in Gaza
GAZA/JERUSALEM: Though Israel's air and ground offensive on the Gaza Strip has claimed the lives of over 800 Palestinian civilians by Thursday night, the international efforts to broker a ceasefire still have hardly showed any signs of substantial progress. Medics said that a latest round of Israeli airstrike on Thursday hit three houses in Khan Younis in southern Gaza Strip, killing 10 Palestinians, including an infant, and injuring 15 others, raising the total death toll caused by Israel's strike to 797. Earlier on Thursday four Israeli tanks shells hit a school that was run by the UN...
Dmitry Medvedev
RUSSIA: Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has acknowledged that relations with the EU have become more complicated, but assured foreign trade representatives that the situation in Ukraine would not become a barrier between Russia and Europe. Despite the current crisis and the sanctions against Russian citizens and companies, Moscow is interested in further development of mutually beneficial relations with European nations, Medvedev said in a speech on Wednesday. "This is true that the Ukrainian crisis has complicated our relations with the European Union. Sometimes these events are...