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21 Palestinians killed as Israel pounds Gaza on Wednesday 9:20pm EDT

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli fire killed at least 21 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip early on Wednesday as the Jewish state said it targeted Islamist militants at dozens of sites across the coastal enclave, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised ceasefire proposal.  Full Article

Libyan militants overrun Benghazi special forces base as chaos deepens 1:51pm EDT 

BENGHAZI Libya (Reuters) - Militant fighters overran a Libyan special forces base in the eastern city of Benghazi on Tuesday after a battle involving rockets and warplanes that killed at least 30 people.  Full Article  

U.S. nuclear negotiator declines setting deadline on Iran deal 2:50pm EDT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The lead U.S. nuclear negotiator declined to give a final deadline on Tuesday for negotiating a final nuclear agreement with Iran, but said participants mean to finish the international talks at the end of the current four-month extension.  Full Article