Thousands of handicapped after Israeli military offensive in Gaza

After the war between Israel and the Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas, hundreds of Gazans must learn to live with one less member in the Gaza Strip. Ahmed Ayad, a 23-year-old became one of the victims of the attacks when splinters tore his arm apart, riddled his chest and...

Israel leaves 17,000 homes destroyed in Gaza

The Israeli offensive called Operation “Protective Edge”, which yesterday was suspended indefinitely following an agreement between Hamas and Israel, left some 17,200 houses destroyed, so the reconstruction of housing became the main emergency in Gaza, according to...

Israel bombed southern Lebanon after rocket launch

According to the National News Agency (NNA), last Monday Israel bombed areas of southern Lebanon where a rocket had been launched into its territory. Several shells landed in an area between Kfarchuba and Nabatieh from where the rocket was allegedly fired, the ANN added, noting...

Three Hamas leaders die after bombing by Israel

This Thursday Israel inflicted a setback to Hamas by killing three commanders of its military wing in the Gaza Strip, again bombed by Israeli aircraft which left another 16 Palestinians killed in the last hours, including four children. The three leaders of the Qassam Ezedin...

Hamas warns Israel of tough days to come

On Wednesday the spokesman of the Islamist movement Hamas in Gaza, Fawzi Barhoum, warned Israel should prepare “for the hardest days they’ve ever seen” and called as “stupid” the threats of Israeli Minister of Foreign Affairs, Avigdor Lieberman....

Negotiations between Israel and Palestine continues today and tomorrow

The new round of indirect talks between Israelis and Palestinians, with Egyptian mediation, will be held today and tomorrow in Cairo, said the head of the delegation of Palestinian factions to Ahmed Azam. Azam assured last night, in statements to reporters that at previous...

Ceasefire between Israel and Palestinians extends five days

Israel and Palestine came in late Wednesday an agreement to extend the truce five days in Gaza. The head of the Palestinian delegation in Cairo, Azzam al-Ahmed confirmed the news in a statement, which he said will serve “to give more time to continue the indirect talks in...

Israel and Hamas do not still concrete ceasefire extension

The ceasefire in Gaza meets today its third and final day and there is still no agreement between Israel and Hamas to extend the ceasefire. While Israel accepts an unconditional extension, Hamas says that Israeli and Palestinian negotiators in Cairo have not yet closed any...