Death toll rises as Israel continues striking Gaza
Beaten Palestinian-American teen, mother speak out on Israeli police
Clashes follow Mohamed Abu Khdeir's funeral
Fanning the Flames of Hate: Israeli Officials in Their Own Words
Collective Punishment
53 Palestinians killed, over 450 injured in Gaza assault Media Roundup
Ma'an news Agency

53 Palestinians killed, over 450 injured in Gaza assault

Five Palestinians were killed in Israeli airstrikes on northern and southern Gaza Wednesday evening, bringing the total death toll in Gaza to 53, medical officials said.

16 hours ago
Israel Strikes House in Al-Sabra Neighborhood in Gaza Videos
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Israel Strikes House in Al-Sabra Neighborhood in Gaza

Israel continued its attacks on Gaza today, raising the death toll to at least 39. This footage shows a strike on a house in the Al-Sabra neighborhood of Gaza City.

17 hours ago
Palestinian Youth and the Psychological Impact of Violence Op-Eds & Analysis
Hammad Moses Khan, The Huffington Post

Palestinian Youth and the Psychological Impact of Violence

As the mother of Tariq Abu Khdeir inspected the face of the boy whose bruises now represent both the physical and the psychological struggles of so many, she had a simple message. "No one should be beat up this badly. No one under any circumstance -- for any reason. I don't care what it is. I don't care what they do. This is not human."

18 hours ago
I watched Israeli police beat my American cousin. Op-Eds & Analysis
Tamara Essayyad, The Washington Post

I watched Israeli police beat my American cousin.

Is one child’s life more valuable in the eyes of humanity than another’s? According to the statistics and the silence of the international community (including and especially the United States), the ongoing and systematic attacks, night raids and arbitrary arrest of Palestinian children indicate the answer is yes.

18 hours ago
Israeli airstrike kills family of 3, death toll reaches 39 Media Roundup
Ma'an News Agency

Israeli airstrike kills family of 3, death toll reaches 39

An Israeli airstrike on the al-Maghazi refugee camp killed a family of three on Wednesday, with another two children reported missing, as the death toll from Israel's assault on Gaza reaches 39.

18 hours ago
Palestinian children killed in Gaza strikes Media Roundup
Al Jazeera

Palestinian children killed in Gaza strikes

At least eight Palestinian children have been killed in Israeli air strikes, a Palestinian human rights group says.

about 1 day ago
Raided by the Israeli Army in Beit Ommar Palestinians
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Raided by the Israeli Army in Beit Ommar

Mousa Maria recalls when soldiers raided his home one night in late June. “My daughter is four years old,” he says. “She was screaming and afraid and angry because the soldiers had their faces covered and it was the first time she had seen soldiers in her home. She grew up in the US and is visiting me. Now she is always asking where the bad guys are and she thinks she is always under attack. I am sad and angry at her situation.”

about 2 days ago
Remember His Name: Nadeem Op-Eds & Analysis
Naseem Tuffaha, CNN

Remember His Name: Nadeem

Over the past few weeks, about 18 Palestinians and three Israelis have been killed in the occupied Palestinian territories. Although President Barack Obama rightly condemned the tragic killing of three Israeli teenagers, the majority of Palestinian victims have been largely reduced to faceless, nameless statistics who do not elicit comparable reaction.

about 2 days ago
Israeli Airstrikes in Gaza City Videos
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Israeli Airstrikes in Gaza City

Israel has ramped up its assault on the besieged Gaza Strip with heavy shelling that began on Monday night and is currently ongoing. This footage shows Israeli airstrikes hitting Gaza City today at approximately 4:30 PM local time.

about 2 days ago