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Fighting between Israel and Hamas rages in Gazaās second-largest city, blocking aid from population
Israeli troops say they are battling Hamas militants in the center of the Gaza Stripās second-largest city, Khan Younis.
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (Āé¶¹“«Ć½app) ā War and natural disasters ravaged an increasingly unsettled Middle East throughout 2023, further straining countries already hit by worsening economic conditions and affected by extreme weather fueled by climate change.
President Joe Biden is getting slightly more support among Democrats for his handling of the decades-old conflict between Israelis and Palestinians.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom wonāt host an in-person Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the state Capitol this year.
The president of the University of Michigan has barred students from voting on two resolutions related to the Israel-Hamas war.
A pro-Israel Democrat has announced he will challenge U.S. Rep. Jamaal Brown in the primary race for his congressional seat next year.
The center of Gazaās second-largest city has seen fighting amid Israelās widening air and ground offensive in the southern part of the territory that has displaced tens of thousands more Palestinians and worsened dire humanitarian conditions.
New signs emerge of āwidespreadā sexual crimes by Hamas, as Netanyahu alleges global indifference
New testimony and evidence gathered by a rights groups indicate that Hamas militants carried out widespread sexual and gender-based crimes during their Oct. 7 attack in southern Israel.
The United Nations food agency says itās stopping food distribution in areas of war-torn Yemen controlled by the Houthi rebels, a move that will impact millions of people.
Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai urges world to confront Talibanās āgender apartheidā against women
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai says the world needs to recognize and confront the Talibanās āgender apartheidā against women and girls in Afghanistan.
President Joe Biden is calling reports of sexual violence by Hamas militants against Israelis āappalling.ā
The presidents of Harvard, the University of Pennsylvania and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology say they are taking steps to combat antisemitism ā and Islamophobia ā on campus since the start of the Israel-Hamas war.
The war between Israel and Hamas has involved fierce Israeli bombardment that has flattened swaths of the Gaza Strip.
Hamas officials have joined members of Nelson Mandelaās family in laying wreaths at a statue of the statesman and Nobel Peace Prize winner in South Africa to mark the 10th anniversary of his death.
As leaders, officials and activists descend on Dubai for United Nations climate talks to discuss saving Earth, another environmental crisis is nearby.
European Union Home Affairs Commissioner Ylva Johansson is warning that Europe faces āa huge risk of terrorist attacksā over the Christmas holiday period.
The Kremlin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin will make a one-day trip to the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia focused on the Israeli-Hamas war and also host the Iranian president in Moscow this week.
Israel moves into Gazaās second-largest city and intensifies strikes in bloody new phase of the war
Israel says its troops have entered Gazaās second-largest city as intensified bombardment sends streams of ambulances and cars racing to hospitals with wounded and dead Palestinians.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that the military would have to retain open-ended security control over the Gaza Strip long after the war against Hamas ends.
The recent release of dozens of Israeli hostages is bringing new focus on the Hamas rampage through the kibbutz of Nir Oz.
Virginia political leaders, including Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin, are condemning the reported cancellation of a menorah lighting at a community event in Williamsburg over apparent concerns related to the Israel-Hamas war.
Gov. Josh Shapiro is labeling a demonstration outside of an Israeli-owned restaurant āantisemiticā after protesters marched against the bombardment of Gaza.
A journalist or media worker is killed every day on average in the Israel-Hamas war. The head of the global organization representing the profession says this has become a conflict beyond compare.
Human rights lawyers have gone to court in the Netherlands to call for a halt to the export of fighter jet parts to Israel that are being used in attacks on Gaza.
Live updates | Israelās military calls for more evacuations in southern Gaza as it widens offensive
Israelās military has called for more evacuations in southern Gaza as it widens its offensive aimed at eliminating the territoryās Hamas rulers.
Israelās military has renewed calls for mass evacuations from the southern town of Khan Younis, as it widened its ground offensive and bombarded targets across the Gaza Strip.
Bidenās allies in Senate demand that Israel limit civilian deaths in Gaza as Congress debates US aid
Sen. Bernie Sanders and a robust group of Democratic senators say theyāre done āasking nicelyā for Israel to do more to reduce civilian casualties in its war against Hamas in Gaza.
The shooting death of an Israeli man who raced to confront Palestinian attackers has raised questions about the use of excessive force among Israeli security forces and the public.
The attack Sunday potentially marks a major escalation in a series of maritime attacks in the Mideast linked to the Israel-Hamas war.
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