Prince William branded “meddlesome” over Gaza remarks

Prince William branded “meddlesome” over Gaza remarks

Prince William set himself at odds with Benjamin Netanyahu‘s Israeli government with outspoken comments on Gaza—and earned criticism from the right of British politics. The Prince of Wales ripped up the royal impartiality rule book to call for more aid to get into the territory, an end to fighting as soon as possible and a … Read more

Israel says it’s the UN that is failing to deliver aid to Gaza

Israel says it’s the UN that is failing to deliver aid to Gaza

A senior Israel Defense Forces (IDF) official has accused the United Nations and other international organizations of failing to live up to their commitments to deliver humanitarian assistance as Israel comes under mounting scrutiny over the deteriorating conditions in the war-torn Gaza Strip. Speaking to reporters on a press call Tuesday, Colonel Moshe Tetro, head … Read more

Nancy Pelosi on Israel’s Gaza war: “I’m not a big fan of Netanyahu”

Nancy Pelosi on Israel’s Gaza war: “I’m not a big fan of Netanyahu”

House Speaker Emerita Nancy Pelosi is among the U.S. politicians most in the crosshairs of furious pro-Palestinian activists, as they look to force the American political establishment out of its “ironclad” support for Israel’s devastating war on the Gaza Strip. “I understand, for some people their frustration,” Pelosi told Newsweek in an exclusive interview on … Read more

Israel-Hamas war live updates: U.S. pushes for temporary Gaza cease-fire at U.N. meeting

Israel-Hamas war live updates: U.S. pushes for temporary Gaza cease-fire at U.N. meeting

575 Israeli soldiers have been killed since the war started At least 575 Israel Defense Forces soldiers have been killed since Oct. 7, according to Elyon Levy, the prime minister’s spokesperson. “That’s up by one since our last update,” he said during his briefing today. Staff Sgt. Maoz Morel died yesterday after being injured in … Read more

See how the Israel-Hamas war spread along the Middle East from Gaza to Pakistan

See how the Israel-Hamas war spread along the Middle East from Gaza to Pakistan

Terror attack, then war Hours after Palestinian militants launched the worst terrorist attack in Israel’s history on Oct. 7, killing some 1,200 people, kidnapping 240 and firing a barrage of rockets, the Israeli air force began bombing the Gaza Strip, kicking off a military campaign that has killed more than 28,000 people, according to Palestinian … Read more

Jon Stewart tackles Gaza on ‘Daily Show’ return

Jon Stewart tackles Gaza on ‘Daily Show’ return

By Ryan Smith Senior Pop Culture & Entertainment Reporter Jon Stewart has described Israel’s military action in Gaza as “over the top” as he made his anticipated return to Comedy Central’s The Daily Show on Monday. Paramount Global network announced last month that Stewart had been drafted in to host the show on Mondays from … Read more

“Famine is imminent”: Dem senator demands Biden intervene in Gaza

“Famine is imminent”: Dem senator demands Biden intervene in Gaza

U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen urged President Joe Biden to intervene in Gaza as reports emerge of babies and young children starving to death amid the bloodshed of Israel’s war with Hamas. While speaking on the Senate floor on Monday, Van Hollen, a Maryland Democrat, said that U.S. aid packages to Israel should be subject … Read more

Israel stepping up rescue and kill raids in new phase of Gaza war

Israel stepping up rescue and kill raids in new phase of Gaza war

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is preparing to conduct more raids to both rescue hostages and take out high-value targets as it looks to enter a new, more surgical phase of the war in Gaza. Speaking to Newsweek during a press briefing hosted Monday on X, formerly Twitter, IDF spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Richard Hecht said … Read more

Stop Comparing Israel’s War in Gaza to Anything. It Has No Precedent

Stop Comparing Israel’s War in Gaza to Anything. It Has No Precedent

Israel’s war against Hamas in Gaza has inevitably drawn comparisons to other battles or wars, both modern and from the past. These comparisons are mostly used to make the case that Israel’s operations in Gaza are the most destructive in history, or the deadliest in history. Yet while the use of historical analogy may be … Read more