Israel + Hamas

Thirteen-year-old Ayham Musalm, center, is receiving treatment for a fractured leg and glass shrapn...
Aditi Sangal, CNN

Injured youth from Gaza find care in the US, face uncertain future

At least 1,000 children in Gaza have had one or both legs amputated, UNICEF reported in December. That number has since grown.
1 month ago
President Joe Biden speaks with CNN’s Erin Burnett during an exclusive interview Wednesday, May 8...
Jack Forrest, Andrew Millman and Avery Lotz, CNN

Biden faces bipartisan backlash over Israel ultimatum

Biden is facing backlash from lawmakers over his Israel ultimatum that would result in a shut-off of some US weapons.
1 month ago
President Joe Biden arrives at Chicago O'Hare International Airport to attend a political fundraise...
ZEKE MILLER and AAMER MADHANI, Associated Press

Biden says US won’t supply weapons for Israel to attack Rafah

Biden said the U.S. was still committed to Israel's defense, but that if Israel goes into Rafah, "we're not going to supply the weapons and artillery shells used."
1 month ago
Smoke rises following an Israeli airstrike east of Rafah, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 6, 2024. (AP Phot...
ZEKE MILLER and AAMER MADHANI Associated Press

US pauses bomb shipment to Israel over Rafah invasion concern

The Biden administration paused a bomb shipmant to Israel over concerns that the country might launch full-scale assault on the city of Rafah.
1 month ago
The protests grew after an encampment on the campus of Columbia University in New York City led to ...
Alex Leeds Matthews, Krystina Shveda, Amy O'Kruk and Renée Rigdon, CNN

Map: Where university protesters have been arrested

As pro-Palestinian protests have erupted on college campuses nationwide, protesters continue to be arrested.
1 month ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the Conference of Presidents of Major American ...
Michael Schwartz, Tim Lister and Lauren Said-Moorhouse, CNN

Israel closes Al Jazeera news network in the country

Israel has ordered the closure of Al Jazeera in the country, a move the Qatar-based news network called a “criminal act.”
1 month ago
demonstrators at a pro-gaza protest at the u of u, another gaza rally will be held at the school to...
Sam Herrera

U of U group rallies to support Palestinians, USU students plan peaceful demonstration

A rally in support of Gaza starts at 6 at the University of Utah. Last night, 19 people were arrested after demonstrators set up an encampment.
2 months ago
a police officer confronts a columbia university protesters...
CEDAR ATTANASIO, JAKE OFFENHARTZ and JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press

Columbia University threatens to expel student protesters occupying an administration building

Columbia Univeristy protesters locked arms in front of Hamilton Hall early Tuesday and carried furniture and metal barricades to the building.
2 months ago
antony blinken, he is Blinken pressing Hamas to accept new proposal for Gaza cease-fire...
SAMY MAGDY and LEE KEATH Associated Press

US presses Hamas to accept new proposal for Gaza cease-fire

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Hamas to accept the latest proposal, calling it “extraordinarily generous” on Israel's part.
2 months ago
Columbia University students participate in an ongoing pro-Palestinian encampment on their campus f...
CEDAR ATTANASIO, JAKE OFFENHARTZ and JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press

College campus demonstrations continue ahead of graduations

Demonstrations at college campuses continue across the country as students protest the war in Gaza cancelling some graduations.
2 months ago
A man in Rafah, Gaza, writes a message of thanks to student protesters in the US on Saturday, April...
Tareq Alhelou, Kareem Khadder, Abeer Salman and Zeena Saifi, CNN

Students and children in Gaza thank pro-Palestinian protesters at US college campuses

Dozens of Palestinians staged a display of solidarity in southern Gaza to express gratitude for the support from US college campuses.
2 months ago
Columbia University students participate in an ongoing pro-Palestinian encampment on their campus f...
NICK PERRY and KAREN MATTHEWS Associated Press

Students at Columbia and nationwide are upping Gaza war protests

Students across the nation set up encampments, occupied buildings and ignored demands to leave Tuesday.
2 months ago
Columbia University students hold a protest in support of Palestinians, during the ongoing conflict...
Matt Egan, Chris Boyette, Shimon Prokupecz and Nic F. Anderson, CNN

Columbia University main campus classes will be hybrid until semester ends; NYU students, faculty arrested during protests

Columbia University, the epicenter of pro-Palestinian protests at US college campuses in recent days, says all classes at its main campus will be hybrid until the spring semester ends. 
2 months ago
Student activists have spent multiple days occupying the lawns at Columbia University, calling for ...
Celina Tebor and Zoe Sottile, CNN

Rabbi associated with Columbia University recommends Jewish students ‘return home’ amid tense protests on campus

A rabbi recommended that Jewish students “return home as soon as possible and remain home” amid ongoing protests.
2 months ago
President Joe Biden spoke by phone with Netanyahu, and made clear that the US would not participate...
Rob Picheta, CNN

Israel vows to ‘exact a price’ after Iranian attack

Israel pledged that it will “exact a price” from Iran as the country weighs its response to an unprecedented overnight barrage of drone and missile strikes.
2 months ago
Palestinians displaced by Israel's military offensive head toward north Gaza in an attempt to retur...
Mohammad Al-Sawalhi, Abeer Salman, Kareem Khadder and Zeena Saifi, CNN

Thousands of Palestinians attempt to return home to northern Gaza, but face Israeli fire

Thousands of Palestinians attempted to return to their homes in northern Gaza on Sunday when they came under Israeli fire.
2 months ago
A demonstrator waves Iranian and Palestinian flags during an anti-Israeli gathering at the Felestin...
Associated Press

The Latest | Israel says 99% of drones and missiles launched by Iran were intercepted

Israel is hailing the success of its defenses after an attack by Iran involving hundreds of drones, ballistic missiles and cruise missiles.
2 months ago
Iran has launched drones toward Israel, says IDF spokesperson Daniel Hagari, who is pictured here s...
Lauren Izso, CNN

Iran has launched drones toward Israel, says IDF spokesperson.

Iran has launched drones toward Israel, amid fears of a regional escalation following an apparent Israeli attack on an Iranian embassy complex in Syria last week.
2 months ago
President Joe Biden boarding Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Friday, April 12, 2024, ...
MICHELLE L. PRICE and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press

Biden will meet with his national security team as fears rise of an Iranian strike against Israel

Biden to meet with national security team and monitor the situation in the Middle East after Iran promises retaliation after a suspected Israeli strike that killed 12 people
2 months ago
Emergency services work at a destroyed building hit by an air strike in Damascus, Syria on April 1....
MJ Lee and Jennifer Hansler, CNN

US preparing for significant Iran attack on US or Israeli assets in the region as soon as next week

The US is on high alert and actively preparing for a “significant” attack that could come as soon as within the next week.
2 months ago
bodies are removed after the World Central Kitchen was hit by an israeli air strike...
AAMER MADHANI and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press

Biden tells Israel’s Netanyahu future US support for war depends on new steps to protect civilians

Biden also told Netanyahu that an “immediate ceasefire is essential” and urged Israel to reach deal "without delay," according to the White House.
3 months ago
bodies are removed after the World Central Kitchen was hit by an israeli air strike...
TIA GOLDENBERG Associated Press

What is World Central Kitchen and how has it helped people in Gaza?

The group has been providing food to Palestinians in Gaza facing widespread hunger since war began.
3 months ago
Demonstrators call for the release of Israeli hostages being held by Hamas during a protest in Tel ...
Abel Alvarado, Ami Kaufman, Mostafa Salem and Becky Anderson, CNN

Israel agrees to US proposal on prisoner-hostage exchange and is awaiting Hamas’ response, CNN analyst says

Israel has agreed to a US proposal on a prisoner-hostage exchange that would release around 700 Palestinian prisoners.
3 months ago
United Airlines aircrafts are parked at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, New Jersey,...
Ross Levitt, Pete Muntean and Samantha Delouya, CNN

United to resume non-stop service from US to Israel

United Airlines said it will resume flights from the United States to Israel beginning in March.
4 months ago