Israel kills a Palestinian militant in southern Gaza. Women in Gaza seek new work due to economic difficulties. Israel says a new aid ship from Lebanon won't reach Gaza. Smugglers are cutting through Egypt's wall under the Gaza border. Pres. Mubarak says he will continue peace efforts. The US upgrades the diplomatic status of the PLO mission in Washington. Pres. Abbas issues a stark warning to Fatah about its future viability. Israel approves armored vehicles for Palestinian security forces. The head of the Israeli military internal investigation into the flotilla attack says political means were available to resolve the crisis. Israel expects to purchase F-35 jets from the US. Abbas says Pres. Obama needs to provide more clarity to the Palestinians on key issues. Former Israeli and Palestinian fighters use theater to promote peace. Osman Mirghani says Palestinians should unite to deal with PM Netanyahu. The Arab News says Israel isn't the world's most isolated country, as its diplomats claim, but it should be.

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