Israel strikes Gaza after rocket fire, army saysIsraeli aircraft hit two Hamas targets in Gaza early Saturday in response to rocket fire, the army said, as the worst flare-up of violence since a 2014 war entered a fourth day.
Israel launches airstrikes on four Hamas targets in GazaThe Israeli military launched airstrikes early Thursday on four Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to mortar rounds fired at Israel, the military said.
Red Cross schools Hamas militants in the rules of warThe Red Cross is conducting workshops in international law for members of Hamas to encourage the militant group to apply the Geneva Conventions to its conflict with Israel,…
FRANCE 24 EXCLUSIVE
Hamas chief committed to Palestinian unityIn an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal said he is committed to hammering out “operational methods” to implement a reconciliation pact between Hamas…
Hamas committed to reconciliation with Fatah for Palestinian unityIn an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal said he is committed to hammering out "operational methods" to implement a reconciliation pact between Hamas…
ISRAEL - WEST BANK
Top Hamas leader arrested in West Bank by Israeli troopsIsraeli troops arrested one of the top West Bank leaders of Islamist group Hamas in an overnight raid near Ramallah, accusing him inciting terrorism, the army said on Tuesday.
Hamas cell captured after renewed violence, Israel saysThey say it was a hamas cell that they have captured them and that they have confessed.
Israeli air strike targets Hamas in response to rocket attackIsrael launched an air strike against a Hamas facility on Thursday in response to a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, the Israeli army said.
Palestinian FM: Israel, Hamas ‘on the verge’ of truce dealIn an interview with FRANCE 24, Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki said that Israel and Hamas are holding secret talks on establishing a long-term truce.
MIDDLE EAST MATTERS
Syria: The foreign volunteers fighting the IS groupThis week, we take a look at Western volunteers who travel to Syria to fight against jihadists. Some don't have any military training, but are willing to risk their lives to…
ISRAEL - GAZA
Israel reveals new cases of captivity in GazaTwo Israelis are being held captive in the Gaza Strip, including one detained by Hamas after crossing into the territory last year, Israeli officials said Thursday, raising fears…
One year after Gaza war, residents struggle to surviveOn July 8, 2014, Israel launched Operation Protective Edge in the Gaza strip. The war lasted 50 days, left 2,500 dead, thousands injured and hundreds of thousands homeless. Weeks…