Tag: Palestine

Gaza ceasefire resolution is approved by U.N Security Council

Gaza ceasefire resolution is approved by U.N Security Council

The U.N. Security Council has approved a ceasefire resolution to provide a period of aid and peace for Gaza during the tail-end of the holy month Ramadan.  The resolution, which received 14-0 votes of the 15 member council with an abstaining vote from the U.S., caused an immediate international response as Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin […]

Israel cancels Washington visit after US allows UN Gaza ceasefire resolution to pass

Israel cancels Washington visit after US allows UN Gaza ceasefire resolution to pass

U.S.-Israeli tensions rose on Monday as the Trump administration chose to recuse itself, paving the way for a United Nations Security Council resolution demanding an immediate end to the fighting in Gaza. The United States has previously rejected such resolutions calling for a ceasefire on a regular basis, therefore its decision to abstain from voting […]

Catastrophe Looms in Gaza as Famine Crisis Intensifies Amid Israeli Offensives

Catastrophe Looms in Gaza as Famine Crisis Intensifies Amid Israeli Offensives

Warnings of a disaster are becoming more urgent as tensions rise in the Gaza Strip. If Israeli troops go forward with an assault on Rafah, more than a million people are on the verge of disaster, according to the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) early warning system. This gloomy forecast is a 92% rise over the […]

Biden states that Israel is prepared to pause military action during Ramadan

Biden states that Israel is prepared to pause military action during Ramadan

President Biden has made a public statement concerning the possibility of the state of Israel agreeing to a conditional ceasefire during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, observed from March 10 to April 9 this year.  “Ramadan’s coming up and there has been an agreement by the Israelis that they would not engage in activities […]

Egypt threatens to nullify peace treaty with Israel 

Egypt threatens to nullify peace treaty with Israel 

Israel’s proposed invasion of Rafah threatens to upend its peace treaty with Egypt, according to Egyptian officials on Sunday. This comes after Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed its proposal to enter into Rafah, a Gaza city near Egypt’s border in an interview with ABC News. Netanyahu deemed an invasion of Rafah as essential to […]

Thousands of Pro-Palestinian protestors march the streets of NYC to demonstrate their support

Thousands of Pro-Palestinian protestors march the streets of NYC to demonstrate their support

With the conflict between Israel and Palestine continuing to escalate, people have decided that they can’t just sit around and do nothing, so they have chosen to take matters into their own hands. Pro-Palestinian supporters have organized several peaceful marches and protests to gain awareness and support for the people in Gaza. Protestors have been […]

Palestinian death toll in Gaza rises as Israeli strikes continue

Palestinian death toll in Gaza rises as Israeli strikes continue

As the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) continue their strikes on the Gaza Strip, the death toll among Palestinian civilians rises. According to CNN, 31 Palestinians were killed in a recent bombardment around the area of the Al-Amal hospital in southern Gaza on Wednesday. An additional 10 civilians were killed near the al-Amal Hospital, in Khan […]

Israel and Hamas to extend ceasefire by two days

Israel and Hamas to extend ceasefire by two days

As the ceasefire draws to a close, worldwide pressure has led many to advocate for an extension. Since the ceasefire’s beginning on Friday, both Israel and Hamas have agreed to swap 50 of Hamas’s hostages with 150 Palestinian prisoners. Currently, 58 Hamas hostages have been released while 117 of its Palestinian prisoners have been. Egypt […]

US Ambassador Antony Blinken calls for more help towards Palestinian civilians

US Ambassador Antony Blinken calls for more help towards Palestinian civilians

Following long meetings with Israeli leaders in Tel Aviv, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has made a statement for more protection towards Palestinian civilians. Outcry from across the world has been mounting as Israel continues its campaign against Hamas following the attacks on October 7th. While the US has remained a steadfast ally towards […]

Israeli-Palestinian conflict: Ongoing crisis, escalating violence, and global concerns

Israeli-Palestinian conflict: Ongoing crisis, escalating violence, and global concerns

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is in a dangerous phase, marked by escalating violence, an unprecedented Hamas offensive, and international concerns, all deepening the ongoing humanitarian crisis.

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