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Gaza Aid Convoy and Israel-Hamas War: Live Updates

They went out in the thousands, camping overnight along the coastal road in the cold Gaza night — making small fires to keep warm — huddled together waiting for supplies to come so they could feed their families. What they encountered was death and injury, as Israeli forces opened fire toward hungry, desperate Palestinians who surged forward when aid trucks …

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Israel-Hamas War Live Updates: As Gazans Crowd Aid Convoy, More Than 100 Killed

Israeli forces opened fire while a crowd was gathered on Thursday near a convoy of trucks carrying desperately needed aid to Gaza City, part of a chaotic scene in which scores of people were killed and injured, according to Gazan health officials and the Israeli military. The details of what happened were unclear, with officials from both sides offering starkly …

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Putin warns of nuclear war risk if West ‘escalates’ conflict in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin. (Sergei GUNEYEV/POOL / AFP) Russian President Vladimir Putin warned of a “real” risk of nuclear war over possible escalations in conflict with Ukraine.  Speaking in Moscow on Thursday, Putin said  his soldiers were advancing in Ukraine and warned the West of “tragic consequences” for any country that dared to send troops to Kyiv. Putin’s comments appeared …

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Russian troops inch ahead as war in Ukraine barrels into third year | Russia-Ukraine war News

Ukrainian forces in the east struggled to find stable new defences during the past week, as Russian troops continued to advance after capturing Avdiivka – suggesting that artillery and other shortages were affecting Ukraine’s ability to hold the entire 1,000km (620-mile) front line. Ukrainian forces withdrew from Avdiivka on February 17, after a four-month Russian onslaught to take the town. …

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Ukraine war: Ukraine reports jump in number of downed Russian planes

The higher number of Russian planes claimed to have been shot down recently suggests that “Ukraine is being more aggressive with risking Patriot launchers close to the frontlines in order to engage Russian jets,” Justin Bronk, a senior research fellow at the London-based think-tank Rusi, told the BBC.

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Israel-Hamas War Live Updates: Mixed Signals Emerge from Cease-Fire Talks

Parties haggling over a possible cease-fire in Gaza offered mixed signals on Wednesday, with Hamas’s political leader saying that the group was ready to keep fighting Israel while the president of Egypt said that a truce could be reached “in the next few days.” The Hamas leader, Ismail Haniyeh, said in a televised speech that the group was open to …

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Israel’s war on Gaza: List of key events, day 145 | Israel War on Gaza News

Israel and Hamas played down chances of a breakthrough in ceasefire talks soon, a day after US President Joe Biden said it was imminent. Here’s how things stand on Tuesday, February 28, 2024: Fighting and humanitarian crisis Gaza’s Ministry of Health said 96 people were killed and 172 wounded over the past 24 hours, in its most recent daily update. …

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