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Smoke rises after an Israeli strike in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip in July 31, 2014. With the U.S. and other countries trying to mediate a durable cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, another enthusiasm gap between the parties is emerging this midterm year, this one targeting the shifting feelings about the deep U.S. alliance with Israel. (Associated Press)
Photo by: Majed Hamdan
Smoke rises after an Israeli strike in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip in July 31, 2014. With the U.S. and other countries trying to mediate a durable cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, another enthusiasm gap between the parties is emerging this midterm year, this one targeting the shifting feelings about the deep U.S. alliance with Israel. (Associated Press)

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