Middle East

  • This photo taken in August of 2014 shows Associated Press video journalist Simone Camilli, 35, who was killed in an explosion in the Gaza Strip along with Palestinian translator Ali Shehda Abu Afash and three members of the Gaza police, Aug. 13, 2014.
  • Ali Shehda Abu Afash, a Palestinian translator working with the Associated Press, was killed in an explosion in the Gaza Strip, Aug. 13, 2014.
  • During a 72-hour truce, a Palestinian man rests inside his makeshift shelter next to the remains of his house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli offensive during in Khan Younis, the southern Gaza Strip, Aug. 13, 2014.
  • A Palestinian boy sleeps at a United Nations-run school that shelters Palestinians displaced by the Israeli offensive, in Beit Lahiya town, in the northern Gaza Strip, Aug. 12, 2014.
  • Palestinian fishermen return to the sea during a cease-fire, Gaza City, Aug. 11, 2014.
  • A woman looks out from the rubble of her home that was damaged by airstrikes, in Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014.
  • Ziad Rizk, 38, sits with others in a shelter made of a blanket stretched over four poles next to one of the destroyed Nada Towers, where he lost his apartment and clothes shop, in the town of Beit Lahiya, northern Gaza Strip, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014.
  • Emergency representatives of Arab nations meeting on Gaza at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014.
  • Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat speaks during a press conference, following the meeting. Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014.
  • A child blows soap bubbles on the shore of the Mediterranean sea at the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon August 11, 2014.
  • Israeli reservists walk in a Marina recreation area at the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon August 11, 2014.

Israel-Gaza Talks Continue

Published August 12, 2014

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