UN Secretary-General Calls Deadly Attack At UN School In Gaza A 'Criminal Act'An Israeli airstrike killed a militant leader in the Gaza Strip on Monday, just hours ahead of an expected seven-hour truce announced by Israel that was meant to open a "humanitarian window" for aid.
Expert: 3,000 Members Of Hamas' Elite Fighting Forces Prepared To Carry Out Suicide Attacks Against IsraelisA three-day cease-fire in the Gaza Strip went into effect Friday following heavy Israel-Hamas fighting that killed 17 Palestinians and five Israeli soldiers, but was almost immediately marred by reports of rockets from Gaza and the deaths of four Palestinians from alleged Israeli tank fire.
U.S., U.N. Announce Deal On 12-Hour Gaza Cease-FireHumanitarian cease-fire begins Friday; organizers hope it will lead to peace talks.
Netanyahu: 'We Are Determined To Complete This Mission With Or Without A Ceasefire'Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the military will dismantle the Hamas tunnel network in the Gaza Strip "with or without a ceasefire."
White House Condemns Deadly Shelling Of UN School In GazaIsraeli tank shells slammed into a crowded U.N. school sheltering Gaza war refugees Wednesday, killing 15 Palestinians and wounding 90 after tearing through two classroom walls, a health official and a spokesman for a U.N. aid agency said.
Kerry: 'I Have Taken Hits Before In Politics'The Obama administration pushed back Monday against a torrent of Israeli criticism over Kerry's latest bid to secure a cease-fire with Hamas, accusing some in Israel of launching a "misinformation campaign" against the top American diplomat.
Poll: Twice As Many Americans Blame Hamas For Gaza Violence Than IsraelAmid calls for a cease-fire in in the Gaza Strip, more than twice as many Americans say that Hamas (40 percent) is responsible for the current violence in comparison to just 19 percent who blame Israel.
Israeli Official To Obama: 'Leave Us Alone'A top Israeli official wants President Barack Obama to stop meddling with the Jewish state during its conflict with Hamas in Gaza.
Expert: 'Conflict Sharpening Tensions' Between American Jews And Palestinians The Israel-Hamas conflict in Gaza has caused a growing divide between the two communities in some European countries, with violence and vandalism erupting throughout the region. Protests so far in the United States over the conflict have been peaceful, but experts explain that synagogues and mosques could be targeted here amid the growing conflict.
Sen. Graham: The United Nations Is 'Becoming More Anti-Semitic'Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., has some harsh words directed toward the United Nations.
Obama Calls Netanyahu To Express Concern Over Mounting Palestinian Casualties As Death Toll Tops 1,000The Israeli military says it has carried out three airstrikes on Gaza, targeting Hamas rocket launchers and infrastructure in the strip.
Israel And Hamas Agree To 12-Hour Cease-FireThe temporary lull in the fighting follows a "Day of Rage" across the Palestinian territories.
Violent Protests Erupt As Palestinian Authority Officials Call For 'Day Of Rage'Israeli aircraft struck 30 houses in the Gaza Strip early Friday, killing a leader of the militant group Islamic Jihad and two of his sons, while ground troops and Hamas gunmen fought intense battles in the north and center of the territory, Palestinian officials said.
Israel Foreign Minister: Just Like Nazis In WWII, Hamas Want To Exterminate The JewsIsraeli tanks and warplanes were pummeling the Gaza Strip Thursday as U.S. and other diplomats pushed for a cease-fire with Hamas militants.
FAA Lifts Ban On U.S. Flights To IsraelSays U.S. will continue to closely monitor the situation.