Giorgia Meloni: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine brought Hamas massacre

The October 7 massacre of Israelis by Hamas follows Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine, Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni told the Milan-based newspaper Il Giornale in an interview on Saturday. When asked if she feared that tensions around the world would lead to World War III, Meloni replied: “What I think … Read more

Netanyahu seeks open-ended control over security and civilian affairs in Gaza in new postwar plan

DEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — A long-awaited postwar plan from Israel’s prime minister shows his government’s commitment to open control over security and civil affairs in the Gaza Strip. That was quickly rejected by Palestinian leaders on Friday and goes against Washington’s view on it ravaged by war enclave. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu presented … Read more

Biden administration restores Trump-rescinded policy on illegitimacy of Israeli settlements

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Friday reinstated a U.S. legal finding from nearly 50 years ago that Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories are “unlawful” under international law. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the US believes the settlements violate Israel’s obligations a decision by his predecessor, Mike Pompeo, in the Biden … Read more

Israeli ground offensive in Rafah ‘aimed at making Gaza uninhabitable’

Israel has announced plans to launch a full-scale offensive against the city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, claiming it is the only way to “completely destroy” Hamas. But according to former French military officer and author Guillaume Ancel, a large-scale military operation in the city, where half of Gaza’s population now lives, is … Read more

Israel-Hamas war: Israeli strikes in Gaza kill 48

RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli strikes overnight killed at least 48 people in southern and central Gaza, half of them women and children, health officials said Thursday. European foreign ministers and UN agencies called for a ceasefire, prompting alarm bells to ring the worsening humanitarian crisis and possible famine in the area. Tensions also … Read more

Houthi missile hits ship in Gulf of Aden as Yemeni rebels continue attacks over Israel-Hamas war

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – A rocket attack from The Houthi rebels in Yemen set fire to a ship in the Gulf of Aden on Thursday, wounding one person, as Israel intercepted another Houthi attack near the port city of Eilat, authorities said. The attacks come as Iranian-backed rebels escalate their attacks Israel’s war against … Read more

Report: Four Killed in an Alleged Israeli Drone Strike in Southern Lebanon – Israel News

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IDF has no plan for invading Gaza’s Rafah, Israeli officials admit

Israeli officials have privately admitted that the IDF does not have a “precise” strategy for the invasion of the southern Gaza city of Rafah, Bloomberg reported Thursday. Bloomberg reported that “officials privately acknowledge that they have no precise strategy on how to do that [attack in Rafah]how long it will last or where people … Read more

Pipeline blasts: Iran accuses Israel of sabotage

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Israeli sabotage attack on an Iranian natural gas pipeline caused the multiple explosions that hit it a week ago, Iran’s oil minister claimed Wednesday, further raising tensions between the regional archenemies. Israel’s war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji’s comments come as Israel … Read more

Israel-Hamas War Day 138: What is going on in Gaza? – The Jerusalem Post

Israel-Hamas War Day 138: What’s going on in Gaza?The Jerusalem Post An Israeli airstrike in Damascus kills two people, Syrian state television saysReuters Syria says an Israeli strike has hit a residential area in DamascusThe hill Middle East crisis live: Syrian TV says ‘at least two dead in Israeli airstrike on Damascus’The guard Syria says … Read more