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Gaza Violence

Stabbings In Jerusalem And West Bank Leave Nearly 50 Dead

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 01.04.2017 | Home

Violence in the West Bank, Gaza and Jerusalem showed no sign of abating as stabbings and violent protests continued throughout the weekend. Since Frid...

What Is In The Gaza Peace Deal?

Reuters | Posted 10.26.2014 | Home

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Luke Baker GAZA/JERUSALEM, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Israel and the Palestinians agreed on Tuesday to an Egyptian-br...

Israel-Gaza Violence Resumes, Defying Ceasefire Efforts

Reuters | Posted 10.09.2014 | Home

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Allyn Fisher-Ilan GAZA/JERUSALEM, Aug 9 (Reuters) - Israel launched more than 30 aerial attacks in Gaza on Sa...

Charlotte Alfred

Gaza Family Moves 2 Times, But Can't Escape The Bombs | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 08.01.2014 | Home

Hassan al-Hallaq and his family -- two boys, ages 4 and 6, and his pregnant wife, due to give birth in days --- were preparing to break the Ramadan fa...

We Don't Want You Here

Robi Damelin | Posted 09.29.2014 | Home
Robi Damelin

When the cannons stop, when people have time to reflect on the violence and to weep over the lost and the ruin of their homes and lives, will they then realize that it was all in vain?

Two Wars, Two Pregnancies and No Escape

CARE | Posted 09.27.2014 | Impact

We are living between wars. You cannot understand how it feels not being able to move, to be trapped, to not even see family or friends. There is no dignity. We are frustrated and we do not know when it will end.

Eline Gordts

'Waiting For The Next Aftershock' | Eline Gordts | Posted 07.28.2014 | Home

As many residents in Gaza marked a somber start to a three-day holiday that caps the month of Ramadan, United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon once again ren...

Shocking Scenes Of Destruction In Gaza As Thousands Return Home During Truce

Posted 07.26.2014 | Home

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A brief cease-fire Saturday in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas militants allowed thousands to return home to see ...

An Absurd Peace Plan That Might Work

Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie | Posted 09.24.2014 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie

A sense of hopelessness pervades the air as the civilian death count climbs. As usual, civilians bear the brunt of these conflicts. What constructive role can Americans play in bringing this conflict to an end?

Gaza Death Toll Soars Past 800

Reuters | Posted 09.24.2014 | Home

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Dan Williams GAZA/JERUSALEM, July 25 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pressed regional proxies ...

UN School In Gaza Hit By Shells, At Least 15 Dead

Reuters | IBRAHIM BARZAK and PETER ENAV | Posted 09.23.2014 | Home

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Allyn Fisher-Ilan GAZA/JERUSALEM, July 24 (Reuters) - Gazan authorities said Israeli forces shelled a shelter...

6-Year-Old Mohammed: 'When Are We Going To Die?'

Agence France Presse | Mai Yaghi | Posted 01.19.2013 | Home

Every time six-year-old Mohammed hears the sound of Israeli missiles landing near his home in Gaza City, he turns to his mother and asks: "When are we...

Israeli Air Strike Kills 3 In Gaza

Reuters | Posted 11.05.2012 | Home

GAZA, Sept 5 (Reuters) - An Israeli air strike on the Hamas-governed Gaza Strip killed three gunmen as they tried to launch short-range rockets into...

Gaza War Damaged Hundreds Of Historic World War I Gravestones

GlobalPost | Matt Beynon Rees | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In Gaza, violence is so prevalent, even death doesn't put you beyond its reach. Nor does a grave protect you from further insult to your dignity. The...

Cairo Bombing Suspects Detained

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Egyptian police are questioning three suspects over the bombing of a Cairo market that killed one person and injured 20 others, officials say....