Israel-Hamas War LIVE Updates: Air sirens in Israel after missiles fired from Gaza, Netanyahu meets hostage families

Live blog Gaza City/Tel Aviv,UPDATED: Nov 21, 2023 08:06 IST Israel-Hamas War LIVE Updates: Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu met the families of hostages who were taken by Hamas in Gaza during the terror group’s surprise attack on the Jewish nation on October 7. He was confronted by the families and sought his assurance in ensuring … Read more

Israeli air strikes hit Gaza hospitals and school, say Palestine officials

Israeli air strikes hit three Gaza hospitals and a school on Friday, killing at least 22 people, and a ground battle was under way at another hospital, Palestinian officials said, as Israel’s forces took on Hamas in the heart of the enclave. Officials said missiles landed in the courtyard of Gaza’s biggest hospital, Al-Shifa, in … Read more

Israeli aerial attack targets Syrian military sites: Report

Israel carried out an aerial attack targeting military sites in southern Syria, leading to some material losses, Syrian state media said on Wednesday, citing a military source. The source quoted by state media said missiles flying over Lebanon’s Baalbek region had targeted several sites, but it did not identify them. Israel has for years carried … Read more

US says it does not support any forced relocation of Palestinians from Gaza

The United States does not support any forced relocation of Palestinians outside of Gaza and this is not something that Washington is pursuing or is on the table, US State Department deputy spokesperson Vedant Patel said on Tuesday. Speaking at a daily news briefing, Patel also said Washington was opposed to any re-occupation of Gaza … Read more

‘Hamas began war because…’: Netanyahu appears to backtrack on reported comment

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appeared to backtrack on a comment he was reported to have made earlier about the need to check if a pre-war protest among army reservists pushed Hamas to carry out its attack last month. Israel’s Channel 12 and other news outlets reported that Netanyahu said there may be a need … Read more

Palestinian President urges US to push for Gaza ceasefire amid Israel offensive

US top diplomat Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to the occupied West Bank on Sunday, where Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas urged him to persuade Israel to agree to a ceasefire as more died in a strike on a refugee camp overnight. A spokesman for the health ministry in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip said earlier … Read more

Video: Rocket launchers found in old playground in Gaza, say Israeli forces

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Sunday revealed several strategic locations in Gaza reportedly used by the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas to launch rockets into Israel. In a video shared on X, the IDF said that they had found four rocket launchers in a residential area in Gaza’s Beit Hanoun which was now in ruins. … Read more

Israel-Gaza war Day 29: Benjamin Netanyahu opposes ceasefire unless Hamas frees all hostages. Top-10 updates

Israel-Gaza war top-10 updates: As the war between Israel and Hamas enters its 29th day, the Prime Minister has rejected US calls for a humanitarian pause in the Gaza region. The Israeli military has continued to exchange fire with Hamas militants in Gaza. Gaza’s living conditions, already dire before the fighting, have deteriorated further. Food … Read more

Hezbollah leader says Israel is pursuing goals in Gaza it cannot achieve

Celebratory gunshots rang out over Beirut as thousands packed into a square in the southern suburbs of the Lebanese capital on Friday to watch a televised speech by Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of the militant Lebanese Hezbollah group. Nasrallah taunted Israel in his remarks, which were broadcast via a video-link. It was his first address … Read more

US flying surveillance drones over Gaza to help locate hostages taken by Hamas

The US has been flying surveillance drones over Gaza in search of hostages taken by Hamas when the Palestinian terror group attacked Israel on October 7, two US officials said on Thursday (local time). The two US officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said Washington was flying intelligence-gathering drones over Gaza to assist with … Read more