US Military Says First Aid Delivered To Gaza Using Temporary Pier

At least 35,272 people have been killed in Gaza, according to Hamas. (File) Jerusalem: The US military said aid deliveries began Friday via a temporary pier in Gaza aimed at ramping up emergency humanitarian assistance to the war-ravaged Palestinian territory. “Today at approximately 9 a.m. (Gaza time), trucks carrying humanitarian assistance began moving ashore via … Read more

99 Journalists Killed In 2023, 72 In Israel-Hamas War: Report

28,576 people have been killed in Israel’s retaliatory military offensive on Gaza: Hamas (File) New York: Seventy-two of the 99 journalists killed in 2023 were killed in the Israel-Hamas war, making the last 12 months the deadliest for the media in almost a decade, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said Thursday. Killings of reporters … Read more

Palestine President Urges Hamas To “Quickly” Complete Prisoner Deal: Report

Gaza has had its own separate administration run by Hamas since 2007. (File) Ramallah: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas pressed the group Hamas on Wednesday to agree a Gaza deal quickly to avoid “dire consequences”, the official Palestinian news agency Wafa reported. “We call on the Hamas movement to quickly complete a prisoner deal, to spare … Read more

WHO Chief Breaks Down Describing ‘Hellish’ Gaza Conditions

WHO Chief warned that more people in Gaza would die of starvation and disease. (File) Geneva: The head of the World Health Organization called for a ceasefire and a “true solution” to the Israel-Palestinian conflict in an emotional plea to the global health body’s governing body on Thursday where he described conditions in Gaza as … Read more

Israel Gaza Hamas Palestine: Palestinians Displaced By Ongoing War Must Return Home: Antony Blinken

Israel must do more to protect civilians in Gaza, said Antony Blinken (File) Doha: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Sunday said Israel must do more to protect civilians in Gaza and that Palestinians displaced by the ongoing war must “return home”. “Palestinian civilians must be able to return home as soon as conditions … Read more

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

Benjamin Netanyahu takes Elon Musk on tour of Israel’s Kibbutz Kfar Aza attacked by Hamas on October 7

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday took entrepreneur Elon Musk on a tour of the Kfar Aza kibbutz near the border with Gaza where Hamas terrorists launched its attack on October 7. A statement by Netanyhau’s office said he showed Musk the “horrors of the massacre at the kibbutz” which was carried out by … Read more

‘Bombs falling on us’: Al-Shifa Hospital under threat as Israel strikes Gaza’s biggest complex

The fight between Hamas and Israel has continued to intensify in northern Gaza. Around 50 people were killed Friday in strikes that hit a Gaza City school, said the director of Al-Shifa Hospital where the casualties had been taken on Friday.  “About 50 martyrs were recovered from inside Al-Buraq school… in the Al-Nasr neighborhood in … Read more

Fight “Until It Ends” For The Israeli Military In Devastated Gaza

The Hamas-run health ministry said Wednesday 10,569 people have been killed in Israeli attacks. (File) Palestinian Territories: Gaza City’s suburbs began to appear after about 30 minutes of navigating broken roads. We were approaching the focal point of the fight between Israel and Hamas in the territory. On Wednesday, AFP was embedded with Israeli soldiers, … Read more

No ceasefire in Gaza without return of hostages: Israeli PM’s message to Hamas

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday rejected growing calls for a ceasefire in Gaza until all of the more than 240 hostages captured by militant Palestinian group Hamas during its October 7 attacks are returned. “There will be no ceasefire without the return of the hostages. This should be completely removed from the lexicon,” … Read more