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Blockades are designed to slowly choke recalcitrant nations into submission

'From Hamas with love' - AP

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Gaza’s ruling Hamas movement has politicians sweeping streets to show community spirit, activists distributing chocolates and cards signed ‘from Hamas with love’

American soldier shot, killed in Mexican border city - AP

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Mexican soldiers battled gunmen in two cities across the border from Texas on Wednesday

French retirement protests take violent turn - AP

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Protesters aim to prevent the French parliament from approving a bill that would raise the retirement age from 60 to 62 to help prevent the pension system from going bankrupt

Israel navy halts Gaza-bound boat without violence - AP

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Sailing on a catamaran, a group of Jewish activists attempted to break the naval blockade of Gaza

Israel eases Gaza blockade, will allow most goods - AP

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Israel dropped its long-standing restrictions on allowing consumer goods into the Gaza Strip on Monday

Israel to ease Gaza blockade - AP

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Israeli officials respond to intense pressure after international outcry over blockade of Gaza

Israel backs down on enforcing strict Gaza blockade - AP

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Israel will significantly ease its bruising land blockade of the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, officials said

No food for you - AP

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Hamas rejects Israel-approved snack foods for Gaza

Obama voices support for weakening Israeli blockade - AP

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‘The situation in Gaza is unsustainable,’ Obama said as he met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the Oval Office

Israeli navy kills 4 with diving gear off Gaza coast - AP

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It was the first violence at sea since a deadly raid last week killed nine pro-Palestinian activists

Israeli forces board Gaza-bound aid vessel - AP

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A Gaza-bound aid ship was just a few dozen miles (kilometers) from the blockaded Palestinian territory early Saturday, and was being tailed by three Israeli naval boats, a pro-Palestinian activist told The Associated Press

'Peace' activists promise more boats to break Israeli blockade - AP

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Pro-Palestinian activists promised Tuesday to send two more boats to challenge Israel’s blockade of the Gaza Strip as the U.N. calls for an investigation