Israel and Hamas Conducting Secret TalksReports describe a series of ongoing talks between Israeli and Hamas leaders in Europe.
Egyptian Buffer Zone Collapses Gazan EconomyPrices soar in Hamas terror stronghold amid Egyptian destruction of smuggling tunnels, with cement prices ten times higher.
BDS Protestors Block Israeli Ship from CA Port'Stop the ZIM' campaign claims Israeli shipping company 'funds the occupation' - even though it works with companies in Gaza, PA.
'Gaza's Ark' Sunk by Mysterious Explosion'Protest' boat meant to breach Israeli naval blockade of Gaza partially sunk by blast, organizers accuse Israel of 'sabotage.'
After 50 Days, Egypt Set to Reopen Gaza CrossingHamas minister announces Egypt ready to end 'blockade' of Rafah.
Israel to Allow Building Materials into GazaIn the latest “gesture” to Abbas, Israel will allow limited quantities of building materials for use by the private sector into Gaza.
Turkey’s Dep. PM Hopes for Full Ties with IsraelTurkey’s Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc is to lead the negotiating team in talks with Israel next week and hopes to soon restore ties.
Kerry to Visit Turkey Following Israel ApologyUS Secy of State John Kerry is set to visit Turkey on Sunday in the wake of an apology to Ankara by Israel over the Mavi Marmara incident.
Turkey Begins Flotilla Trial of 4 IDF CommandersAn Istanbul court is set to begin the trial of four top IDF commanders blamed by Turkey for a deadly 2010 clash on a Turkish flotilla ship.
Remaining Estelle Activists to be ExpelledIsrael set to expel the last of 17 foreign activists arrested when their ship was intercepted during an attempt to reach Gaza.
No Humanitarian Aid on Estelle Ship, Says IDFThe IDF has confirmed that there was no humanitarian aid on the Estelle, the boat which sought to break Israel’s naval blockade on Gaza.
Netanyahu: Let Estelle Sail to Syria"If human rights were really important to the activists on the Estelle, they would sail to Syria," says Prime Minister.
IDF Boards Gaza-Bound MV EstelleAttempt to breach Israel's naval blockade of Gaza ends without violence, ship escorted to Ashdod.
Details Released About Gaza Blockade MeasuresAmong measures taken by the blockade, the amount of calories were calculated by the IDF to avoid a humanitarian disaster in Gaza.
PA Calls For Intl Protection For Finnish FlotillaPA Calls for international protection for Finnish flotilla, setting sail for Gaza from Italy.
Hamas Blockades ItselfHamas has refused to accept fuel from Israel and now is coping with a deepening economic crisis by offering free lifts to workers.
IDF Atty. Defends Gaza BlockadeTop IDF attorney Avichai Mandelblit testifies to the Turkel commission, defends Israeli blockade of Gaza as “purely military.”
Barak: US Backs Security EmbargoAfter talks with US officials, Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Monday that Washington "understands and supports" Israel's security needs in Gaza.
Netanyahu Relaxes BlockadeNetanyahu relaxes the blockade on Hamas-run Gaza, earns criticism.
Egypt: Gaza is Israel's ProblemEgypt rejects plan that would see Gaza residents use the Rafah crossing, saying Gaza is still Israel's responsibility.
Hamas Using Cement for MilitaryIntelligence & Terrorism Information Center: Hamas complains of cement shortage in Gaza, but uses whatever cement there is for military purposes.
Blair: Israel to Ease BlockadeIsrael has agreed to ease its blockade of the material and goods into Gaza but will continue its maritime blockade.
Plan: EU Builds Seaport for GazaA Gaza lawmaker plans to get Hamas, the PA, and the EU to work together to circumvent Israel's blockade with an international seaport.
Israeli Links Blockade, ShalitIf Hamas wants to end the blockade on Gaza, it must allow the Red Cross to visit Gilad Shalit, Lieberman says. Hamas rejects the offer.
Egypt to Open Gaza BorderEgypt to open its border with Gaza indefinitely after three years of closure. Israeli border to remain sealed.
PM Did Not Agree to UN ProbeNetanyahu tells his cabinet Israel needs a “responsible, objective” probe into Gaza flotilla clash, rejects UN probe proposal.
"Blockaded" Gaza Awash in GoodsResponding to flotilla of anti-Israel “humanitarian” ships headed for Gaza, Israel launches “counter-attack”: a detailed list of aid it gives Gaza.
The Myth of the Gaza BlockadeThe ‘blockade” in Gaza: More than 2,000 Arabs were recently hospitalized in Israel, which also sent to Gaza 10,000 swine flu vaccines. Blockade?
Lessons from the Gaza War, I : Maintain the BlockadeWe have to note carefully the lesson below.