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Gaza bloodbath: Five children die; toll 572

Gaza bloodbath: Five children die; toll 572

GAZA CITY: The death toll in Gaza rose to 572 on Monday. And the Israeli army said another seven soldiers had been killed in fighting in Gaza, raising the overall… Read more »

Israel warns it may widen Gaza ground offensive, toll at 265

Israel warns it may widen Gaza ground offensive, toll at 265

Israel today warned it would “significantly widen” its first ground offensive in five years in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, after 11 days of airstrikes that have killed 265 Palestinians so… Read more »

Hamas rejects Egypt proposal for truce with Israel

Hamas rejects Egypt proposal for truce with Israel

Hamas today rejected an Egyptian proposal for a cease-fire with Israel, moments after the Israeli Cabinet accepted the plan, throwing into disarray international efforts to end a week of fighting… Read more »

Tens of thousands of Palestinians without water for over a month

Tens of thousands of Palestinians without water for over a month

Some 55,000 Palestinians in the Shuafat refugee camp and the neighbourhoods of Ras El-Khaimah, Ras Shehadeh, Al-Awqaf and Daheyet As-Salam in East Jerusalem have had no water for over a… Read more »

Syria: Two More of Assad’s Cousins Reportedly Killed by Rebels

Syria: Two More of Assad’s Cousins Reportedly Killed by Rebels

Two cousins of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad were killed in a town near Turkey, sources told Al Arabiya News Channel on Monday. The killing of Ali and Kifah al-Assad pushed… Read more »

Hamas warns Israel over calls to attack

Hamas warns Israel over calls to attack

Gaza’s Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh has warned Israel it would pay a “very high price” if it heeded its foreign minister’s call to reoccupy the besieged enclave to try to… Read more »

Israeli forces shoot dead Palestinian boy

Israeli forces shoot dead Palestinian boy

March:┬áIsraeli forces shot dead a Palestinian teenager in the West Bank city of Hebron Wednesday, medical sources and witnesses said. Yussef Sami Shawamreh, 16, was shot near the Palestinian village… Read more »

Israeli arrests of Palestinian children increase by 80%

Israeli arrests of Palestinian children increase by 80%

Israeli arrests of Palestinian children have increased by 80 per cent over the past two months compared with the average monthly number detained by the occupation authorities over the past… Read more »

Etihad Airways omits Israel from its official flight map

Etihad Airways omits Israel from its official flight map

Etihad Airways, the official airline of the United Arab Emirates, has omitted Israel from its official flight map, the New York Post reported on Monday. A partner of American Airlines,… Read more »