Israel unleashes strikes after vowing to press on in Gaza

An Israeli soldier stands nearby as an artillery unit fires near the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip: Israel unleashed another wave of airstrikes across the Gaza Strip early Thursday, killing at least one Palestinian and wounding several, as it pushed ahead despite US calls to wind down the offensive … Read more

Israel assessing if conditions right for ceasefire: Military source

A Palestine protestor throws back a tear gas grenade during an anti-Israel protest over cross-border violence between Palestinian militants in Gaza and the Israeli military, near Hawara checkpoint near Nablus in the Israeli-occupied West Bank TEL AVIV: Israel is assessing whether conditions are right to halt its air campaign against Palestinian militants in Gaza but … Read more

All eyes on Hezbollah as tensions rise on Israel border

A Palestinian walks by a building hit by an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City. BEIRUT: Israel’s deadly Gaza offensive has many eyes trained on the Lebanese border for a Hezbollah reaction, but observers argue the Iran-backed movement is unlikely to risk an all-out conflict. Incidents at the border in recent days have raised the temperature … Read more