Conflict With Israel
July 15, 2014
The United Nations' agency for Palestinian refugees told reporters that the damage in Gaza is "immense" from a weeklong Israeli air campaign that continued Tuesday.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered the country's defense forces to resume strikes on Gaza Tuesday afternoon after Hamas launched rockets onto Israel under what was a so-called ceasefire between the two sides.
Hamas and the Islamic Jihad said they were not consulted over the terms of the ceasefire deal with Israel.
Israeli warplanes bombed three targets in Syria's Golan Heights Tuesday.
Israel deployed three new Iron Dome anti-rocket systems Tuesday, bringing the total number to ten.
Protesters across the world held rallies to condemn Israel's deadly attacks across the Gaza Strip as the death toll hit 190.
Israel's security cabinet accepted on Tuesday morning the ceasefire proposed by Egypt.
Israel shelled southern Lebanon early Tuesday morning. No casualties were reported.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, convened the security cabinet on early Tuesday morning to discuss Egypt's proposed ceasefire agreement to end Israeli-Palestinian hostilities in the Gaza Strip.
Saudi Arabia has criticized the United Nations Security Council for failing to meet member expectations in both its statement on, and action to prevent, Israel's military offensive in Gaza.
July 14, 2014
Lebanese Speaker of the Parliament, Nabih Berri has stated that firing rockets into Israel does not serve the Palestinian cause and is an unwanted attempt to involve Lebanon in the current conflict in the Gaza Strip.
The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) has described the firing of rockets from Southern Lebanon into northern Israel on Sunday night a “serious violation of U.N. Security Council resolution 1701.”
Israel has charged three Jewish individuals with the kidnapping and killing of a 16-year-old Palestinian.
Hamas announced Monday that it has carried out a successful drone surveillance mission over Tel Aviv.
An unmanned aircraft entered Israeli territory form Gaza and was shot down by Patriot missiles.