History of Hamas
The History of Hamas is an account of the Palestinian Islamist fundamentalist socio-political organization with an associated paramilitary force, the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades. Hamas (حماس) Ḥamās...
First Intifada
The First Intifada or First Palestinian Intifada (also known as simply as "the intifada" or "intifadah") was a Palestinian uprising against the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian Territories, which...
First Intifada - Wikipedia
Palestinian economy
The economy of the Palestinian territories refers to the economy of the Palestinian territories, which comprise the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
Agriculture is a mainstay in the economy. The prod...
Palestinian economy - Wikipedia
Palestinian factional violence
Palestinian political violence refers to acts of violence undertaken to further the Palestinian cause. These political objectives include self-determination in and sovereignty over Palestine, the "lib...
Palestinian factional violence - Wikipedia
2006 Israel-Gaza conflict
Operation "Summer Rains" (Hebrew: מבצע גשמי קיץ‎ Mivtza Gishmey Kayitz) refers to the series of battles between Palestinian militants and the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) during summer 2006, prom...
2006 Israel-Gaza conflict - Wikipedia
Fatah-Hamas conflict
The Fatah–Hamas conflict (Arabic: النزاع بين فتح وحماس‎ an-Nizāʿ bayna Fataḥ wa-Ḥamās), also referred to as the Palestinian Civil War (Arabic: الحرب الأهلية الفلسطينية‎ al-Ḥarb al...
Battle of Gaza (2007)
The Battle of Gaza, also referred to as Hamas' takeover of Gaza was a short military conflict between Fatah and Hamas, that took place in the Gaza Strip between 10 and 15 June 2007. It was a climax in...
Battle of Gaza (2007) - Wikipedia
Gaza War
Gaza War may refer to any of three conflicts between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Palestinian territory in the Gaza Strip:
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United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict
The United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict, also known as the Goldstone Report, was a team established in April 2009 by the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) during the Gaz...
United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict - Wikipedia
Islamization of the Gaza Strip
Islamization of the Gaza Strip refers to the efforts to impose Islamic laws and traditions in the Gaza Strip. The influence of Islamic groups in the Gaza Strip has grown since the 1980s. The efforts ...
Islamization of the Gaza Strip - Wikipedia
Israeli-Palestinian conflict
The Israeli–Palestinian conflict (Arabic: النزاع الفلسطيني - الإسرائيلي‎ al-Niza'a al'Filastini al 'Israili; Hebrew: הסכסוך הישראלי-פלסטיני‎ Ha'Sikhsukh Ha'Yisraeli-Falestini) is the o...
Israeli-Palestinian conflict - Wikipedia
Blockade of the Gaza Strip
The blockades of the Gaza Strip refers to a land, air, and sea blockade on the Gaza Strip by Israel from 2007 to present. Egypt has also kept its border with Gaza mostly sealed. After the 2005 disenga...
Blockade of the Gaza Strip - Wikipedia
Israeli casualties of war
Israeli casualties of war, in addition to those of Israel's seven major wars, include 9,745 soldiers and security forces personnel killed in "miscellaneous engagements and terrorist attacks", which in...
Israeli casualties of war - Wikipedia
2008-2009 Gaza Strip aid
Following the Gaza War, humanitarian and reconstruction aid for the Gaza Strip was donated by many countries and international bodies. Damage from the Israeli offensive was estimated to be almost $2 b...
2008-2009 Gaza Strip aid - Wikipedia
2009 Ibrahim al-Maqadna Mosque strike
The 2009 Ibrahim al-Maqadna Mosque strike occurred on January 3, 2009 as part of the 2008–2009 Israel–Gaza War when an Israeli missile hit the Ibrahim al-Maqadna mosque in the Gaza strip during evenin...
2009 Ibrahim al-Maqadna Mosque strike - Wikipedia
2008-2009 Israel-Gaza conflict
The Gaza War, also known as Operation Cast Lead (מבצע עופרת יצוקה‎), or the Gaza Massacre (مجزرة غزة‎) and by Hamas as the Battle of al-Furqan (معركة الفرقان‎), was a three-week arme...
2008-2009 Israel-Gaza conflict - Wikipedia
Violence in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict 2008
In 2008, Israel sought to halt the rocket and mortar fire from Gaza that killed four Israeli civilians that year and caused widespread trauma and disruption of life in Israeli towns and villages close...
Media and the Gaza War
Media played an important part of the 2008–2009 Israel–Gaza conflict. Foreign press access to Gaza has been limited since November 2008 via either Egypt or Israel. On 29 December 2008, the Israeli Sup...
Abd Rabbo family incident
On January 7, 2009, Israeli soldiers allegedly killed members of the Abd Rabbo family who were emerging from the house, a locus of reported rocket launches by Hamas. The incident was detailed by sever...
Zeitoun incident
The Zeitoun incident refers to the Israeli military incursion, led by the Givati Brigade unit of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), into the Zeitoun district of Gaza as part of the three-week 2008–2009 ...
Zeitoun incident - Wikipedia
Palestinian political violence
Palestinian political violence refers to acts of violence undertaken to further the Palestinian cause. These political objectives include self-determination in and sovereignty over Palestine, the "lib...
Palestinian political violence - Wikipedia
2009 Sudan airstrikes
In January and February 2009, there was a series of two air strikes in Sudan and one in the Red Sea, allegedly conducted by Israel against Iranian arms being smuggled to the Gaza Strip through Sudan. ...
2009 Sudan airstrikes - Wikipedia
Israel-Gaza conflict
The Gaza–Israel conflict is a part of the wider Israeli–Palestinian conflict.Palestinian militant actions escalated in the Gaza Strip following the overwhelming election to government of the Islamic p...
Effects of the Gaza War
There are multiple humanitarian, medical, economic, and industrial effects of the 2008–2009 Gaza War which started with the Israeli air strikes on 27 December 2008 and ended on 18 January with a cease...
Effects of the Gaza War - Wikipedia
Incidents in the Gaza War
Incidents in the Gaza War include incidents involving attacks against civilians, a school, a mosque, and naval confrontations.
A United Nations inquiry into attacks on UN personnel or facilities d...
Incidents in the Gaza War - Wikipedia
International Law and the Gaza War
Accusations of violations regarding international humanitarian law, which governs the actions by belligerents during an armed conflict, have been directed at both Israel and Hamas for their actions du...
International Law and the Gaza War - Wikipedia
International reaction to the Gaza War
International reaction to the Gaza War 2008-09 came from many countries and international organisations. International reaction to the conflict was also notable in the level of civilian demonstrations...
International reaction to the Gaza War - Wikipedia
Palestinian rocket attacks on Israel
Since 2001, Palestinian militants have launched thousands of rocket and mortar attacks on Israel from the Gaza Strip as part of the continuing Arab–Israeli conflict. As of July 2014 the attacks have k...
Palestinian rocket attacks on Israel - Wikipedia
Casualties of the Gaza War
Gaza War fatalities estimates made by human rights NGOs and by the involved combatants:* B'Tselem was unable to classify 32 deaths, including four children, as combatant or non-combatant.** The IDF re...
Casualties of the Gaza War - Wikipedia
Timeline of the Gaza War
Timeline of the Gaza War. For events pertaining to the conflict which occurred before 27 December 2009, see Gaza War (2008–09)#Background and 2007–2008 Israel–Gaza conflict.
Israeli armed forces b...
Timeline of the Gaza War - Wikipedia