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Israel moving troops near Gaza Strip border, officials say

 Israel has begun sending troop reinforcements to its border with the Gaza Strip amid intensifying rocket barrages, defense officials said Thursday. The move comes after a rocket launched from Gaza slammed into two houses in southern Israel, the military said, causing no injuries but sparking Israeli reprisals and adding to the mounting tensions surrounding the

Palestinians clash with Israeli police after body is found

 Israeli police discovered the body of a Palestinian teen in a forest west of Jerusalem Wednesday, leading to clashes with Palestinians and fears that the crime may have been a revenge attack for the murder of three Israeli teens whose bodies were found in the West Bank earlier this week. Hundreds of angry youths blocked