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Israeli PM to Palestinian President Abbas: We must fight terror together (Haaretz)
U.S.-led coalition stages 41 airstrikes on ISIS targets in Syria and Iraq - joint command (Reuters)
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At least 1,000 Israeli Arabs protest death of Palestinian infant in deadly West Bank arson (Haaretz)
Opposition chairman Herzog visits Palestinian family wounded in arson attack (Haaretz)
President Rivlin, Peres to address gay pride events Saturday in wake of stabbing attack (Haaretz)
EU demands zero tolerance towards settler violence; urges Israel to protect Palestinians (Haaretz)
Firebombs and stones thrown in Jerusalem's Old City; officer lightly wounded (Haaretz)
Magnitude 5.2 earthquake hits central Iran (Reuters)
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Initial report: Gun shots fired from car in West Bank; no injuries reported (Haaretz)
Abbas: West Bank arson is a 'crime against humanity', vows to petition ICC (Haaretz)
Gunmen kill 1, wound 13 at Sri Lanka election campaign (AP)
IDF attacks Gaza militants on border with Israel, 3 reported killed
Army says forces fired at squad attempting to plant explosive device on border with coastal enclave; incident comes after IDF kills Palestinians attempting to launch rockets into southern Israel.
IDF forces killed Gaza militants caught placing an explosive device on the border fence on the northern Gaza Strip Thursday morning.
According to the IDF Spokesman's Office, the squad was directly hit in a combined operation led by the Givati Brigade and an Armored Corps forces, part of the Iron Trails Brigade, and the Israel Air Force.
Palestinian health official Ashraf al-Kidra told AP that three men were killed. Gaza farmers at the scene indicated that the men wore military fatigues.
Israel said it held Hamas responsible for the attacks.
Earlier on Thursday, the Air Force killed three Gaza militants and wounded one after the four had reportedly attempted to fire a rocket into Israel.
Last July, an IDF soldier was mildly injured by shrapnel when a device planted near his tank in the southern Gaza Strip exploded.