Euro Advances as Israel-Hamas Conflict Pushes Up Oil Prices
30 (Bloomberg) -- The euro rose the most in almost two weeks against the dollar as the conflict between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip drove up oil ...
Video: Israel Says Gaza Assault 'war to the Bitter End'
Israel pounds Gaza for fourth day
Protests Against Israel's Assault on Gaza Continue in Middle East
Iraqis Demand a Response to Attacks in Gaza
New York Times, United States -
Israel said the strikes were a response to continued mortar fire coming from within Gaza. We’re updating the blog today with reaction from around the ...
US Soldier Killed in Baghdad's Sadr City
Suicide bomber hits anti-Israel protest in Iraq
Hundreds protest Gaza air strikes in Baghdad
Canceling Pope’s Israel trip ‘premature’
Jewish Telegraphic Agency, NY -
There has been no official announcement of a papal trip to the region, but reports in Israel and the Vatican said it would take place in May. ...
Pope deplores escalating violence in Gaza
Pope 'saddened' by Israel war on Gaza
Pope calls for truce in Gaza Strip
Canada’s Currency Appreciates as Crude Oil, Gold Prices Gain
29 (Bloomberg) -- Canada’s dollar rose for the first time in three days as crude oil advanced on bets a conflict between Israel and Hamas could disrupt ...
Gold, energy rise amid fighting in Middle East
PRECIOUS-Gold up over 2 pct to 11-week high on oil
Gold Gains to 11-Week High on Mounting Tension in Middle East
Treasurys ratchet higher amid Middle East tensions
The Associated Press -
... were mostly higher Monday as investors headed for the safety of government securities amid rising tensions in the Middle East between Israel and Hamas. ...
Bonds up with safe-haven bid
Mideast Unrest Helps Treasurys
US 6-month T-bill auction has lowest yield ever
Fitch sees no sudden Israel ratings hit from Gaza
By Peter Apps LONDON (Reuters) - Credit ratings agency Fitch said on Monday it saw no immediate ratings impact on Israel from the country's airstrikes into ...
S+P says reviews Israel rating after Gaza strikes
Thousands in Jordan protest Israel's raids against Gaza
Xinhua, China -
29 (Xinhua) -- Thousands of people on Monday took to the streets in Jordan's capital of Amman to protest Israel's raids against the Gaza Strip. ...
Jordan MPs want ties with Israel reviewed: MP
Renewed protests at Israeli raids
Jordan urges US to stop Israel's offensive against Gaza
Germany sides with Israel over Gaza escalation
International Herald Tribune, France -
AP BERLIN: Germany has blamed Hamas for the escalation of violence in the Middle East and called on Israel to avoid civilian casualties. ...
Germany Blames Hamas for Gaza Violence
Merkel blames Hamas for Gaza violence
Germany’s Merkel blames Hamas for Gaza violence
Stocks narrowly mixed as investors watch Mideast
The Associated Press -
Israel has continued its attack on Gaza for a third day. Oil rose near $40 a barrel in response to the conflict between Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers. ...
Israel warns Hamas over rockets
BBC News, UK -
Israeli leaders have issued stern warnings to Palestinian militant group Hamas to stop rocket attacks on Israel. Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said he ...
Video: Israeli Airstrike Kills Hamas Militant
Israel preparing for an invasion of Gaza
Egypt says Israel-Gaza truce unlikely with escalation