Gaza

Israeli military strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after rocket firing

In a statement, the Isreali military said fighter jets, attack helicopters and tanks hit Hamas underground infrastructure and military posts.

published on : 15th November 2020

Israeli jets bomb Gaza, a day after signing accord with Bahrain, UAE

At least two rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip the previous evening, one of which was intercepted by Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system.

published on : 16th September 2020

Israel strikes Gaza after Palestinian militants fire rockets

Hamas is pressing Israel to ease its blockade on Gaza and allow large-scale development projects. Egypt and Qatar are trying to shore up an informal cease-fire.

published on : 28th August 2020

Virus lockdown brings new misery to long-suffering Gaza

Israel and Egypt imposed a crippling blockade on Gaza after Hamas seized power from rival Palestinian forces in 2007.

published on : 28th August 2020

Gaza reports first community coronavirus death

The Health Ministry says the deceased was a 61-year-old man who had been put on life support and died during his transfer to a special isolation center.

published on : 26th August 2020

Israel bombs Gaza militants in response to fire balloons

The army said in a statement that it bombed “military posts and an underground infrastructure” belonging to the Hamas militant group that rules the Palestinian enclave.

published on : 25th August 2020

Israel launches airstrikes after two rockets fired from Gaza

There were no immediate reports of casualties or major damage.

published on : 21st August 2020

'Normalisation is betrayal to Jerusalem': Palestinians in Gaza rally against Israel-UAE deal

Protesters burned Israeli and American flags, trampled on posters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Donald Trump.

published on : 19th August 2020

Israeli planes bomb Gaza as Egypt seeks to restore calm

The strikes came as visiting Egyptian security officials strove to defuse the latest uptick in violence, a Hamas source said.

published on : 18th August 2020

Confrontation continues in Gaza, Israel deploys tanks to eliminate Hamas posts

Israeli fire services in the border areas reported 28 outdoor fires Sunday, and farmers said that extensive damage was caused to an avocado orchard. 

published on : 17th August 2020

Israel shuts Gaza fishing zone after overnight fighting with Hamas

Palestinian militants in Gaza fired two rockets into southern Israel after Israeli airstrikes targeted sites belonging to the territory's militant Hamas rulers.

published on : 16th August 2020

Israeli warplanes hit Hamas in Gaza after cross-border fire 

The strikes followed successive rounds of cross-border fire from Gaza on Friday and the launch of balloons fitted with incendiary devices into southern Israel.

published on : 1st February 2020

Gaza toll rises to 60 as fresh protests against Israel gather

It came a day after the United States transferred its Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to the disputed city of Jerusalem in a move that infuriated the Palestinians and was widely condemned.

published on : 15th May 2018

UN says 'seems anyone is liable to be shot dead' in Gaza

The UN rights office said Tuesday it seemed any Palestinian protesting in Gaza, regardless of whether or not they posed an imminent threat, was "liable" to be killed by Israeli forces.

published on : 15th May 2018

Palestinians bury dead after bloodiest Gaza day since 2014

The U.N. Security Council planned to meet Tuesday to discuss the violence, though it was not clear what might come out of the session.

published on : 15th May 2018
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