Reporter's Diary On The Gaza Conflict
Jul 30, 2014
Immerse yourself in the voices from Jerusalem
Aug 2, 2013
World | Isabel Kershner, The New York Times | Monday September 1, 2014
Israel laid claim on Sunday to nearly 1,000 acres of West Bank land in a Jewish settlement bloc near Bethlehem - a step that could herald significant Israeli construction in the area - defying Palestinian demands for a halt in settlement expansion an...
World | Reuters | Friday August 29, 2014
Israeli police said on Thursday they had found the body of a 23-year-old American student who went missing last week near a forest in Jerusalem and that they did not suspect a criminal motive.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Iran said Wednesday that Palestinian militants had emerged the victors and brought their Israeli foe "to its knees" during the bloody 50-day Gaza conflict.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Israeli police say they are searching for a young New Jersey religious student who went missing during a hike in a forest outside Jerusalem last week.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday August 17, 2014
Israel will not agree to any long-term ceasefire with Hamas at indirect talks in Cairo unless its security needs are clearly met, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday.
World | Steven Erlanger, The New York Times | Monday August 18, 2014
As another round of warfare between Israel and Hamas may be ending, Israelis can feel as stuck, in different ways, as the Palestinians themselves.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday August 10, 2014
Abdullah Abu Shabab fled the war in Syria to shelter in Gaza, the home his Palestinian parents lost in the 1967 war. But in the end an Israeli bomb killed him.
World | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Niha Masih and Sanjay Mandal) | Thursday August 14, 2014
Could answers to the mystery of the boys' killing lie elsewhere, maybe in the landscape of conflict in which the boys lived?
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 7, 2014
Israel and Hamas appeared at odds Thursday over prolonging a 72-hour Gaza ceasefire, with the Jewish state indicating it will back an unconditional extension but Hamas denying any agreement.
World | Associated Press | Thursday August 7, 2014
Dozens of Jewish children have been traumatized by a gang of teenagers who stormed a Sydney school bus and allegedly hurled racial abuse and threats.
World | Reuters | Tuesday August 5, 2014
An Egyptian-mediated truce halting the Gaza war went into effect on Tuesday following a surge in cross-border rocket fire into Israel by the Palestinians Islamist group Hamas.
World | Steven Erlanger, The New York Times | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Claiming it had achieved most of its objectives and pressured by Western allies to stop causing civilian casualties in Gaza, Israel moved to wind down its operations there Monday - either unilaterally or through a new Egyptian-brokered cease-fire ann...
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Israel and the Palestinians have agreed a new 72-hour truce starting on Tuesday, Egypt said, , after increasingly vocal world demands for a ceasefire in the bloody Gaza conflict.
World | Associated Press | Monday August 4, 2014
An Israeli-declared temporary cease-fire and troop withdrawals slowed violence in the Gaza war on Monday, though an attack on an Israeli bus that killed one person in Jerusalem underscored the tensions still simmering in the region.
World | Associated Press | Sunday August 3, 2014
An Israeli soldier the military feared had been abducted by Palestinian gunmen in a firefight that shattered a temporary ceasefire in Gaza has been declared dead, ending what could have been a nightmare scenario for Israel hours after it signaled it ...
World | Associated Press | Friday August 1, 2014
Australia's prime minister on Friday welcomed a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas as "a marvelous humanitarian thing."
World | Associated Press | Saturday July 26, 2014
Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after US Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a broader deal and Israel's defense minister warned Israel might soon expand its Gaza ground ope...
World | Reuters | Saturday July 26, 2014
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's security cabinet has rejected proposals for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip and is seeking changes to the plans, a government source said on Friday.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 25, 2014
In the morgue at a small Gaza hospital, the anguished cries of those who lost loved ones in Israeli airstrikes fell silent on Thursday when Ahmed Jadallah began attending to the corpses, one by one, on his wooden work table.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
Israeli security forces shot dead a Palestinian man and wounded 150 other people on Thursday night during a massive protest in the West Bank against Israel's military offensive in Gaza, Palestinian officials said.