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Gaza reconstruction process needs 3 bln USD: official

China.dot.org 20 Sep 2021
GAZA, Sept ... "We need another 2 billion dollars to revive Gaza and bring it back to life," he added ... Meanwhile, Sarhan added that Qatar and Egypt presented a vision related to distributing their grants to various sectors in Gaza, including housing, infrastructure, health, education, economy, and agriculture.
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Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid Meets With Egyptian Counterpart

The Algemeiner 20 Sep 2021
The Israeli minister also clarified that the exchange had focused on the “economy for security” plan for the Gaza Strip, which he presented last week.
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Israel, Egypt FMs agree to boost bilateral ties

The Siasat Daily 20 Sep 2021
Tel Aviv ... They also discussed Lapid’s “economy in return for security” plan for the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip which he presented last week. Gaza, a coastal Palestinian enclave, has been under an Israeli and Egyptian blockade since 2007 ... The meeting marked the first official visit to Egypt by an Israeli leader for a decade ... .
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Blinken hosts livestream with Abraham Accord members to mark one-year milestones

Cleveland Jewish News 20 Sep 2021
Lapid said that he launched an initiative that week to bolster the economy and security of the Gaza Strip to stabilize the “Palestinian arena” and invited the member countries to be a part of his initiative.
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Roundup: Analysts call Israel's "economy for security" plan to solve Gaza crisis attempt to evade peace negotiations

China.dot.org 16 Sep 2021
15 (Xinhua) -- Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid's initiative to solve the crisis in the Gaza Strip, named "economy for security," is yet another attempt to evade commitment to peace negotiations between the two sides, which have been stalled since 2014, Palestinian analysts have said.
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Analysts call Israel's "economy for security" plan to solve Gaza crisis attempt to evade peace negotiations

Sina 16 Sep 2021
15 (Xinhua) -- Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid's initiative to solve the crisis in the Gaza Strip, named "economy for security," is yet another attempt to evade commitment to peace negotiations between the two sides, which have been stalled since 2014, Palestinian analysts have said.
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A US step to save the two-state solution for Israel and Palestinians

The Jerusalem Post 16 Sep 2021
Foreign Minister Yair Lapid who is supposed to replace Bennett as Prime Minister in less than two years, outlined on Sunday a “new vision” for Israel’s relations with Gaza, saying that Israel “must move toward a multi-year process in Gaza of economy in ...
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Attack on Gaza, Jenin ‘may be inevitable’: Israeli army chief

Anadolu Agency 15 Sep 2021
"I don't accept the assessment that Sinwar loses touch with reality; he is rational but also emotional; he is trying to promote interests such as improving the economy in the Gaza Strip and is still thriving, and with time he gains confidence, but it costs him mistakes," Kochavi said.
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Likud MK: Sinwar Doesn’t Care About Bennett’s Threats

Kayhan 14 Sep 2021
GAZA STRIP (Dispatches) – ... “All promises made by Bennett to make running Sderot like running Tel Aviv have been buried in the sand dunes of Gaza.” ... Hazem Qasem made his comment in response to Zionist foreign minister Yair Lapid’s plan to boost the Gaza Strip’s economy in return for security for the occupying regime.
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Palestinian PM: Gaza crisis political

The Manila Times 14 Sep 2021
He also added the Palestinians are seeking a political solution to end the military occupation of the Palestinian territories, stop settlement expansion and lift years of blockade imposed by Israel on the Gaza Strip. On Sunday, Israeli media reported that Lapid has proposed a new "economy for security" plan for the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip.
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Israel, Egypt leaders meet to de-escalate Gaza tensions

Al Jazeera 14 Sep 2021
The talks came after days of low-intensity shelling and rocket fire between Israel and Gaza ...I believe that the Israeli vision towards the blockade on Gaza is shifting. [Foreign Minister Yahir] Lapid’s plan – in that he called for ‘economy in exchange for security’ – indicates there could be steps towards lifting the blockade on Gaza.
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‘Can’t feel optimistic’: Gaza Palestinians struggle after Israeli offensive

Al Jazeera 14 Sep 2021
Gaza City – For four months since it was bombed, Ahmad Alzaem has avoided passing by the levelled Al-Jawhara Tower in Gaza City. As one of the tower’s owners, Alzaem lived at Al-Jawhara for 14 years, until it was bombed by Israeli forces during the latest 11-day offensive on Gaza last May ... More than 4,000 Gaza homes were destroyed or damaged.
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Palestinians must have economic window to the world, says Hamas

Middle East Monitor 14 Sep 2021
Hazem Qasem made his comment in response to Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid's plan to boost the Gaza Strip's economy in return for security for ...
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Israel hits Hamas targets as Gaza militants fire rockets

News-Press Now 14 Sep 2021
... and Gaza's Hamas rulers in the wake of an 11-day war last May ... Hamas is pushing for Israel to end a crippling blockade that has devastated Gaza's economy, while Israel is demanding that Hamas free two captive Israeli civilians and return the remains of two dead Israeli soldiers.
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Mon. 11:04 a.m.: Israel hits Hamas targets as Gaza militants fire rockets

The Vindicator 14 Sep 2021
... a system to renew Qatari payments to needy Gaza families ... Hamas is pushing for Israel to end a crippling blockade that has devastated Gaza’s economy, while Israel is demanding that Hamas free two captive Israeli civilians and return the remains of two dead Israeli soldiers.
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