The World Health Organization chief

Gaza hospitals have come under bombardment as part of Israel’s response to Hamas’ attacks. (File) Geneva: The World Health Organization chief said on Sunday it will be all but impossible to improve the “catastrophic” health situation in Gaza even as the board passed an emergency WHO motion by consensus to secure more medical access. Palestinian … Read more

3 babies die in Gaza’s largest hospital as it runs out of fuel amid Israel-Hamas war

Three babies have died in the neonatal unit of Gaza’s Al Shifa hospital after the hospital went out of service, reported CNN on Saturday, citing the Hamas-controlled ministry of health. One more person was killed by an Israeli shell in the intensive care, said the Palestinian health ministry. It also said 39 babies in the … Read more

Israel does not seek to occupy Gaza, but ‘credible force’ needed: Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday his country does not seek to conquer, occupy or govern Gaza after its war against Hamas but a “credible force” would be needed to enter the Palestinian enclave if necessary to prevent the emergence of militant threats. Netanyahu’s comments this week suggesting that Israel would be responsible … Read more

Israel-Hamas War Live Updates: On Israel visit, US’ Blinken says ‘no partners for peace’ if war not paused

The Israeli military has justified the ambulance strike by claiming that the ambulance was being utilized by a “Hamas terrorist cell” for transporting militants and weapons. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in a statement on Saturday, rejected the United States’ call for a “humanitarian pause” in the war. He insisted that a temporary cease-fire would … Read more

Israel Hamas War Israeli Tanks Reach Gaza Border For Planned Ground Invasion IDF Shares Visuals 

Israeli ground forces entered Gaza from the north in an overnight operation, said army spokesman Daniel Hagari on Saturday. In a video shared by Israel Defense Forces (IDF), tanks and armoured vehicles can be seen proceeding through a sandy border zone. “Israeli forces went into the Gaza Strip and expanded the ground operation where infantry, … Read more

Explainer: What war crimes laws apply to the Israel-Palestinian conflict?

Conflict between Israel and Palestinian forces since terrorist group Hamas’ October 7 assault have created a huge and rising death toll – and accusations of war crimes – on both sides. The war falls under a complex international system of justice that has emerged since World War Two. Even if states say they are acting … Read more

Gaza ground invasion will happen when conditions are right, says Israel military

Israel has no interest in war with any other foe other than Hamas, and its ground operation in Gaza will come when conditions are right, Israeli Defence Minister Yoav Gallant said on Thursday. “We are waging war on the southern front against Hamas, prepared for any development in the north, Hezbollah is suffering many losses. … Read more

US ‘will not be spared’ if war in Gaza continues: Iran’s Foreign Minister

Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian warned at the United Nations on Thursday that if Israel’s retaliation against Hamas in the Gaza Strip doesn’t end then the United States will “not be spared from this fire.” “I say frankly to the American statesmen, who are now managing the genocide in Palestine, that we do not welcome … Read more

Video: New satellite images expose alarming destruction in Gaza

New satellite images released by Maxar Technologies on October 26, reveal the extensive destruction in Gaza following Israeli airstrikes. The high-resolution images show flattened buildings in areas including Beit Hanoun, Al Karameh, Izbat Beit Hanoun, and Atatra. These airstrikes were a response to Hamas’ cross-border raids, escalating the ongoing conflict between Israel and the Palestinian … Read more

Israel drops leaflets in Gaza offering reward for hostage information

Israel’s military dropped leaflets in Gaza on Tuesday, urging Palestinians to give them information about hostages being held by Hamas and offering them protection and a reward. The Palestinian militant group seized more than 200 people during cross-border raids into Israel which killed 1,400 people on Oct. 7. The Palestinian health ministry says Israeli air … Read more