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Israeli military offensive in Gaza: Day 17A Palestinian child, wounded in an Israeli strike on a compound housing a U.N. school in Beit Hanoun, in the northern Gaza Strip, cries at the emergency room of the Kamal Adwan hospital in Beit Lahiya, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Israeli tank shells hit the compound, killing more than a dozen people and wounding dozens more who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside. Gaza health official Ashraf al-Kidra says the dead and injured in the school compound were among hundreds of people seeking shelter from heavy fighting in the area. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
2014-07-03 05:35:15 -0600

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, left, shakes hands with parliament speaker Oleksandr Turchynov after announcing his resignation in the parliament in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced his resignation Thursday, a move that opens the way for new elections that would reflect country’s starkly changed political scene after the ouster of pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych in February. (AP Photo/Andrew Kravchenko, Pool)Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced his resignation Thursday, opening the way for new elections that would reflect the country's starkly changed political scene after the ouster of pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych in February.


2014-07-24 11:22:04 -0600

A Palestinian family, who fled the UN school that was hit by an Israeli tank shell, arrive at the Beit Hanun hospital on July 24, 2014Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a U.N. school in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside, Palestinian officials said, as Israel pressed forward with its 17-day war against the territory's Hamas rulers.


2014-07-24 10:59:31 -0600