Nicaraguan President: Netanyahu Is 'Possessed By The Devil'Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega believes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is possessed by the devil.
Israel Ambassador: White House Does 'Not Know The Facts' About Deadly Shelling Near UN School In GazaA cease-fire between Israel and Hamas meant to last at least three days and end nearly a month of fighting went into effect in the Gaza Strip Tuesday.
Hamas Leader: Gaza Fight Against Israel 'Just Like' American Revolution, French Nazi ResistanceHamas’ political leader, Khaled Meshaal, compared the Palestinian resistance to Israeli occupation in Gaza to that of the American Revolution against the British, and French resistance to the Nazis.
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."
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.
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.
Israel And Hamas Agree To 12-Hour Cease-FireThe temporary lull in the fighting follows a "Day of Rage" across the Palestinian territories.
Turkish Prime Minister: Israel Has 'Surpassed What Hitler Did To Them'Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan ridiculed Israel’s ground invasion of Gaza, accusing the Israeli government of “barbarism that surpasses Hitler.”
FAA Lifts Ban On U.S. Flights To IsraelSays U.S. will continue to closely monitor the situation.
Kerry, Aides Undergo Metal Detector Screening Before Meeting With Egyptian PresidentSecretary of State John Kerry defied a Federal Aviation Administration ban and flew into Israel's main airport Wednesday in a sign of sheer will to achieve a cease-fire agreement in the warring Gaza Strip despite little evidence of progress in ongoing negotiations aimed at halting fighting that's left at least 31 Israelis and 650 Palestinians dead.
Israeli Defense Minister Pledges To Keep Fighting Hamas 'As Long As Necessary'The top Hamas leader in the Gaza Strip signaled Monday that the Islamic militant group will not agree to an unconditional cease-fire with Israel, while Israel's defense minister pledged to keep fighting "as long as necessary" - raising new doubt about the highest-level mediation mission in two weeks.
Deaths Mount in GazaGaza health officials now say 435 Palestinians have been killed in the 13-day-old conflict with Israel, and about 3,000 wounded.
Netanyahu: Israel Will Use 'Any Means Necessary' To Stop HamasIsrael's military said it downed a drone along its southern coastline on Monday, the first time it encountered such a weapon since its campaign against the Gaza Strip militants began last week.