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Hamas and Fatah agree to form a government. What does it mean and who are these Palestinian groups?
- RAMALLAH – Palestinian factions and bitter foes Hamas and Fatah in China vowing to form a unity government to govern the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip following the end of the Israel-Hamas war. The agreement announced in Beijing on Tuesday, which also included 12 smaller Palestinian parties, could start the thawing of relations and potential reconciliation of the two heavyweights of Palestinian politics ...

Source: news4jax.com
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Major Unions Urge Biden to Stop Arming Israel Amid Netanyahu Visit
- A group of seven major unions, including some of the largest unions in the U.S., are calling on President Joe Biden to immediately stop sending military support to Israel amid Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to the U.S. this week. In a letter sent to Biden on Tuesday, the unions said that ending weapons shipments is the only way to secure the ceasefire deal that U.S. negotiators have supposedly ...

Source: truthout.org
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An armed assailant killed multiple older people on Monday and left others wounded
- ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — An armed assailant entered a care home for older people in central Croatia Monday and opened fire, killing six people and wounding six others, police said. Croatia's police chief, Nikola Milina, said five people died immediately, while one more person died in a hospital. The suspect fled the scene, but the police soon caught him in a cafe near the facility in the town of Daruvar, he ...

Source: bostonglobe.com