The decision is no longer left up to the forces in the field. However, 50 of the dead were later claimed by Hamas to be members of the terror group.
The latest deaths come amid protests following the worst fighting seen in Gaza since the war in 2014.
Instead of the traditional red carpet, an orange carpet, matching the logo of a company sponsoring the worldwide song fest, was rolled out at the Tel Aviv square that houses Israel's Habima national theater and the Israel Philharmonic.
Four Israeli civilians and 25 Palestinians, including at least nine militants, were killed in the two-day flare-up, which ended on Monday in a tentative truce.
In some of the heaviest fighting in years, Palestinians shot nearly 700 projectiles into Israel on May 4-5, and Israel responded with hundreds of airstrikes.
Efforts have been exerted by Egypt, the United Nations and Qatar to restore calm in the coastal enclave between Israel and the Hamas-led Palestinian factions.
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The website includes photos of Israel's landscape and short publicity film clips about the diversity of Israeli society.
Zakaria Bakr, an official with the fishing union, said a number of boats began fishing on Friday, the first in the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.
Haaretz reported that reserve soldiers called up during the fighting to man the missile defense batteries were being kept on until the end of Eurovision on Saturday night. The army struck dozens of targets in Gaza in response to the rocket fire.
Israel's plan in Palestine is very clear, and Tel Aviv not even tries to hide it: it wants to achieve the annexation of that occupied territory and reduce that Arab community to a minimum.