Palestine

16 Palestinians dead since midnight on 18th day of Gaza offensive

16 Palestinians dead since midnight on 18th day of Gaza offensive

Some 16 Palestinians have died as a result of Israeli attacks on Gaza since midnight, as reports of a new ceasefire proposal surfaced on the 18th day of the offensive on the Strip.

Pressure for Gaza truce mounts after Israel shells UN refuge

Pressure for Gaza truce mounts after Israel shells UN refuge

Signs of renewed efforts for a Gaza ceasefire were evident on Friday as the death toll continued to climb after Israel shelled a UN shelter killing 15 Palestinians.

1 killed, another 'clinically dead' from Israeli fire on Ramallah demo

1 killed, another

A Palestinian was shot dead by Israeli forces late Thursday as over 20,000 marched from a Ramallah-area refugee camp toward Jerusalem in protest against Israel's Gaza offensive.

Quds Brigades say 4 soldiers killed, Palestinian death toll near 800

Quds Brigades say 4 soldiers killed, Palestinian death toll near 800

Islamic Jihad's military wing said on Thursday that its fighters had killed four Israeli soldiers and injured others near Gaza City, as the Palestinian death toll for the day passed 100.

Toddler 'killed in ICU' as Israel bombs Gaza City hospital

Toddler

A toddler was killed and dozens of other Palestinians were injured in a Gaza City hospital late Thursday as an Israeli bomb struck the area, medics said.

Analysis: Israeli atrocities and Egyptian madness

Analysis: Israeli atrocities and Egyptian madness

There is absolutely no excuse for Israel's barbarous behavior in Gaza over the past few days.

Abbas says he hopes for Gaza ceasefire

Abbas says he hopes for Gaza ceasefire

President Mahmoud Abbas said Thursday he hopes a ceasefire can be agreed in Gaza as the Palestinian death toll on day 17 of an Israeli offensive topped 780 people.

Mob attacks 2 Palestinians in West Jerusalem

Mob attacks 2 Palestinians in West Jerusalem

A mob assaulted two Palestinians as they were walking on the trendy Jaffa street in the center of West Jerusalem on Thursday, their lawyer said, potentially the latest in a string of hate attacks targeting Arabs across Israel in recent weeks.

France announces 11 million euros in aid for Gaza

France announces 11 million euros in aid for Gaza

President Francois Hollande announced on Thursday an 11-million-euro ($14.8 million) aid package to the besieged Gaza Strip, where an Israeli military offensive has left more than 700 people dead.

Hammond: Britain alarmed over civilian toll in Gaza

Hammond: Britain alarmed over civilian toll in Gaza

Britain is "gravely concerned" by the high number of civilian casualties resulting from Israel's military operation in Gaza, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said on Thursday.