Netanyahu: Israel will push on with war on Hamas in Rafah

Israel will continue its offensive against Hamas, including in the southern Gaza city of Rafah, despite mounting international pressure to stop, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday. Netanyahu has vowed to destroy Hamas after its terrorists attacked southern Israel on October 7, killing 1,200 people and kidnapping 253. More than 30,000 people have … Read more

Jewish House reps. condemn UN procrastination on sexual violence report

More than two dozen Jewish members of Congress issued a statement condemning Hamas’ gender-based violence after the U.N. report found “clear and convincing evidence” that it had occurred, according to a press release from Rep. Debbie’s office Wasserman-Shultz. Wasserman-Shultz and North Carolina Rep. Kathy Manning (D) led the bipartisan effort. “The welcome conclusions of … Read more

Sinwar made decision to launch Oct. 7 attack, angering Hamas leaders

Yahya Sinwar, Hamas chief in Gaza, has been the object of criticism within the Hamas leadership for launching the October 7 attack without prior consultation with other Hamas leaders, a Sky News Arabia report said on Tuesday. According to sources who spoke to the news outlet, those who made the decision to attack were … 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

UN’s Albanese: Hamas October 7 massacre a reaction to Israeli oppression

The UN Special Rapporteur on the Palestinian Territories, Francesca Albanese, expressed outrage on Saturday after French President Emmanuel Macron called the October 7 massacre “the largest anti-Semitic massacre of our century”, insisting that the massacre of 1,200 Israelis was simply a ” response to Israel’s oppression. .” “The ‘greatest anti-Semitic massacre of our century’? … Read more