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Six-year-old Gaza girl found dead days after pleading for help
by Adel Zaanoun - February 11, 2024 - 9:48am
Six-year-old Hind Rajab pleaded to be rescued, after her family's car came under fire in war-ravaged Gaza City, leaving her alone, frightened and wounded, surrounded by the bodies of her dead relatives.
Gaza war rages on 100th day
by Adel Zaanoun - January 15, 2024 - 10:33am
The Israel-Hamas war reached a grim milestone of 100 days on Sunday, with more civilian deaths in Gaza, and relatives of dozens of hostages still awaiting their freedom.
UN says Gaza war 'staining humanity' on eve of 100th day
by Adel Zaanoun - January 14, 2024 - 9:14am
The United Nations said on Saturday the Gaza war was "staining humanity" on the eve of its 100th day as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu doubled down on vows to defeat Hamas.
Gazans 'exhausted' as Israel-Hamas war rages on
by Adel Zaanoun - December 30, 2023 - 5:58pm
Fighting raged Saturday across Gaza, where displaced Palestinians are "exhausted" with no end in sight to war between the besieged territory's Hamas rulers and Israel, now in its 13th week.
Israel strikes Gaza as UN voices grave concern
by Adel Zaanoun - December 27, 2023 - 8:38am
The Israeli army said it struck military sites and tunnel shafts in Jabalia, northern Gaza, and Khan Yunis in the south, as heavy ground combat continued.
Hamas chief due in Egypt for Gaza ceasefire talks
by Adel Zaanoun - December 20, 2023 - 12:20pm
The head of Hamas was due in Egypt on Wednesday for talks on a fresh ceasefire in Gaza, after Israel said it was willing to agree to another pause in exchange for more hostages.
Israel strikes Gaza as pressure grows to free more hostages
by Adel Zaanoun - December 17, 2023 - 12:28pm
Israel carried out fresh strikes on Gaza Sunday as its leaders came under growing pressure to secure the release of hostages still held in the Hamas-run territory more than two months after the October 7 attack...
Israel reopens Gaza aid crossing as US pushes for restraint
by Adel Zaanoun - December 16, 2023 - 10:02am
Israel reopened an aid crossing into Gaza on Friday as staunch ally the United States urged more restraint in its all-out offensive against Hamas. 
Gaza deaths pass 18,200 as battles rage
by Adel Zaanoun - December 12, 2023 - 7:25am
Heavy urban battles raged Monday in the bloodiest-ever war in Gaza, with more than 18,200 Palestinians and 104 Israeli soldiers reported dead amid a spiralling humanitarian crisis. 
12 more Gaza hostages freed as mediators seek lasting truce
by Adel Zaanoun - November 29, 2023 - 7:37am
Twelve more hostages were freed Tuesday from Gaza captivity in exchange for Palestinian prisoners under an extended truce, as mediators worked for a lasting halt to the seven-week Israel-Hamas war.
More captives, prisoners freed as Gaza truce extension mooted
by Adel Zaanoun - November 27, 2023 - 10:10am
Hamas released a third group of hostages including a four-year-old American girl Sunday, in exchange for Palestinian prisoners on day three of a truce which a source close to the militants said they were willing...
Hamas to free new wave of hostages in Gaza truce
by Adel Zaanoun - November 25, 2023 - 2:29pm
Hamas fighters are set to release a new wave of hostages Saturday in exchange for Palestinian prisoners, officials said, offering hope to anguished families after seven weeks of war that have killed thousands of...
Gaza babies evacuated to Egypt as Hamas reports deadly hospital strike
by Adel Zaanoun - November 21, 2023 - 8:47am
Gaza's Hamas-run health ministry said Monday 200 patients were evacuated from a hospital with the help of the Red Cross just hours after it was hit by a deadly Israeli strike.
Gaza communications down as Israel searches main hospital
by Adel Zaanoun - November 17, 2023 - 3:13pm
Israeli troops carried out building-by-building searches at Gaza's main hospital, as a new communications blackout in the territory on Friday compounded fears for Palestinian civilians trapped inside the facili...
Biden urges protection of Gaza hospital as conditions worsen
by Adel Zaanoun - November 14, 2023 - 9:54am
Hundreds of people stranded in Gaza's biggest hospital were enduring "inhuman" conditions on Monday while heavy fighting raged around them, a doctor inside said, as US President Joe Biden urged Israel to "protect"...
Battles around Gaza's largest hospital leave many trapped
by Adel Zaanoun - November 13, 2023 - 1:52pm
Hundreds of patients were trapped and thousands of people sought shelter around Gaza's largest hospital on Monday, as Israeli troops and Hamas fighters battled near the compound.
'Death warrant': Thousands trapped in war-hit Gaza hospital
by Adel Zaanoun - November 12, 2023 - 5:39pm
Thousands of displaced Palestinians looked to Gaza's largest hospital, Al-Shifa, as a safe haven, but with Israeli strikes intensifying and the fighting reaching the gates of the compound, there seems nowhere...
Israel agrees pauses in fighting but rules out ceasefire
by Adel Zaanoun - November 11, 2023 - 6:22pm
Israel has agreed pauses in its offensive in northern Gaza that will allow some civilians to flee heavy fighting, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ruled out any broader ceasefire as a "surrender"...
Israel agrees pauses in fighting but rules out ceasefire
by Adel Zaanoun - November 10, 2023 - 4:11pm
Israel has agreed pauses in its offensive in northern Gaza that will allow some civilians to flee heavy fighting, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ruled out any broader ceasefire as a "surrender" to Hamas...
One month on, Israel's deadliest Gaza war set to intensify
by Adel Zaanoun - November 8, 2023 - 8:23am
Israel's deadliest ever war in Gaza, sparked by the October 7 Hamas attacks, entered its second month Tuesday as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stressed there would be no ceasefire until the militant group releases...
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