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Israel resumes farm imports from Gaza

Israel imported its first fruit and vegetables from the Gaza Strip in almost eight years on Thursday, in a partial easing of an economic blockade maintained since the Islamist group Hamas seized control of the Palestinian territory.

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Qatar to start $1bn Gaza reconstruction work

A Qatari official visiting a Gaza neighbourhood heavily bombed in last summer's war with Israel said on Tuesday the Gulf state had begun a project to rebuild 1,000 homes as part of a $1 billion aid pledge. Mohammad Al Amadi, h

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Qatar Red Crescent builds hospital in Gaza

Qatar Red Crescent (QRC) has built a $12 million special surgical facility at Gaza Al Shifaa Medical Complex, a report said. The building, which is expected to be fully ready by the year-end, is being furnished and equipped with a

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Qatar Red Crescent builds hospital in Gaza

Qatar Red Crescent (QRC) has built a $12 million special surgical facility at Gaza Al Shifaa Medical Complex, a report said. The building, which is expected to be fully ready by the year-end, is being furnished and equipped with a

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Egypt opens Rafah border first time since October

Egypt opened the Rafah border crossing on Sunday for incoming passengers from the Gaza Strip for the first time in almost two months, Palestinian and Egyptian officials said. Rafah is the only major crossing between impoverished G

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Qatar pledges $1bn for Gaza rebuilding

Qatar said it would provide $1 billion in reconstruction assistance for Gaza following a war there between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas. "The state of Qatar announces its participation with an amount of $1

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Gaza conference may fall short of $4bn aid

Senior US officials voiced doubts on Friday that an international donors conference to be held in Cairo this weekend will meet the Palestinians' full request for $4 billion in aid pledges to rebuild the Gaza Strip after it was devastated by

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Saudi promises $500 million for Gaza rebuilding

Saudi Arabia has pledged $500 million to help rebuild Gaza, Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Al-Hamdallah said, with the full cost of post-war reconstruction expected to be around $4 billion over three years. Saudi Arabia's commitm

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Gaza faces huge challenges to rebuild after war

Fifty days of war in one of the most densely-populated parts of the world have left swathes of Gaza in ruins. With the economy reeling under an Israeli-Egyptian blockade, the enclave now faces an almost impossible task of rebuilding.

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Relief, bitterness as Gazans return to destroyed homes

Gaza's city workers cleared roads of rubble and fixed power lines on Wednesday as a ceasefire took hold after 50 days of war, with displaced families expressing a sense of relief and frustration as they returned to their damaged homes.

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