Israel's attack on Palestine

Israel's attack on Palestine

Israel's new West Bank settlements 'inconsistent' with int’l law: US

The Biden administration on Friday said Israel's expansion of settlements in the occupied West Bank is inconsistent with international law, signaling a return to long-standing US policy on the issue that had been reversed by the previous administration of Donald Trump

1d ago

G20 voices broad support for two-state solution

G20 nations broadly back a two-state solution to the conflict in the Middle East, host Brazil said Thursday after a meeting of top diplomats, adding to pressure on Israel to accept an independent Palestinian state

2d ago

Israel intensifies strikes on Gaza's Rafah, killing large family in home

Israel intensified its bombardment of Rafah in Gaza's south and over a dozen members of one family were killed in an air strike, residents said, as the ruined Palestinian enclave's health ministry announced 29,313 deaths in the war so far

3d ago

US again vetoes UN Security Council push for Gaza ceasefire

The United States today again vetoed a draft United Nations Security Council resolution on the Israel-Hamas war, blocking a demand for an immediate humanitarian ceasefire

4d ago

Gaza health crisis can kill 8,000 more by August: report

Even if the fighting in Gaza stopped now, about 8,000 more people could still die there over the next six months due to the public health crisis caused by the Israel-Hamas war, according to a report by independent researchers in the US and Britain

4d ago

Israel to set security limits on Ramadan prayers at Al Aqsa

Israel will allow Ramadan prayers at Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque during the upcoming holy month but limits will be set according to security needs, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said on Monday

5d ago

UN agencies warn of 'explosion' in Gaza child deaths

An alarming lack of food, surging malnutrition and the rampant spread of disease could spark an explosion in child deaths in Gaza, the United Nations warned Monday

5d ago

Israel threatens Gaza offensive during Ramadan

Deadly fighting raged on in Gaza Monday after Israel warned that, unless Hamas frees all hostages, it will push on with its offensive during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan

5d ago

Over 29,000 Palestinians killed in Israeli strikes on Gaza since Oct 7

At least 29,092 Palestinians have been killed and 69,028 injured in Israeli strikes on the Gaza Strip since October 7, the Gaza health ministry said today

5d ago

Israel sets Ramadan deadline for offensive on Gazan city Rafah

Israel will launch its long-threatened offensive against Rafah next month if Hamas has not freed the remaining hostages held in Gaza by the start of Ramadan, Israeli war cabinet member Benny Gantz said

6d ago

World Court to hear arguments on Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories

The United Nations' top court on Monday opens a week of hearings on the legal consequences of Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories, with more than 50 states due to address the judges

6d ago

PM urges world leaders to stop genocide in Gaza

"Palestinian people should have the right to have their own state, that is clear"

1w ago

Mediator says Gaza truce 'not promising' as Israel rejects calls to spare Rafah

Mediator Qatar acknowledged on Saturday that prospects for a new pause in Israel's war with Hamas were "not really promising" as Israel rejected appeals to hold off on a threatened assault on the Gaza city of Rafah

1w ago

Gaza war death toll at 28,858

The health ministry in Hamas-run Gaza said Saturday at least 28,858 people have been killed in the Palestinian territory during the war between militants and Israel

1w ago

US plans to send weapons to Israel even as Biden pushes for ceasefire: report

The Biden administration is preparing to send bombs and other weapons to Israel that would add to its military arsenal even as the US pushes for a ceasefire in Gaza, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing current and former US officials

1w ago

Recognising a Palestinian state 'not a taboo' for France: Macron

President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday that recognising a Palestinian state was "not a taboo for France" in his first such comments since the start of the war in Gaza

1w ago

France's Macron opens door to recognising Palestinian state

The recognition of a Palestinian state is no longer a taboo for France, President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday, suggesting Paris could make the decision if efforts for a two-state solution stalled because of Israeli opposition

1w ago

ICJ rejects South Africa's request for more Gaza measures

The UN's top court rejected South Africa's request to put more legal pressure on Israel to halt a threatened offensive against the Gaza city of Rafah, saying it was "bound to comply with existing measures."

1w ago
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