Israel-Gaza Conflict http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22845/all en Trapped in Gaza http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121119/gaza-israel-attacks-death-toll-injured-funeral-gaza-city <p>GAZA CITY &mdash; The death toll from an Israeli offensive in the Gaza Strip reached 100 Monday night, making it the deadliest day of the conflict and deepening a six-day-long crisis that shows no sign of relenting. Gaza residents say the assault has left them with nowhere to hide.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121119/gaza-israel-attacks-death-toll-injured-funeral-gaza-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict Conflict Zones Military War Aid Politics Israel and Palestine Mon, 19 Nov 2012 20:59:00 +0000 Erin Cunningham 5726521 at http://www.globalpost.com Drones: 'Killer robots' wage Israel-Gaza violence http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/rights/israel-drones-gaza-killer-robots <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Human Rights Watch has released a new report questioning the morality of drones against the backdrop of another Israel-Palestine war. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Alex Pearlman </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The buzz of Israeli <a href="http://video.today.msnbc.msn.com/today/49866411/#49866411">drones over Gaza City</a> is an unmistakable part of the din of war between Israel and Gaza now heading into its seventh day. The whole of Gaza knows the drones are there as Israel&#39;s eyes in the sky &mdash; and sometimes the source of deadly missiles raining down on the densely populated area.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/rights/israel-drones-gaza-killer-robots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict Rights Mon, 19 Nov 2012 22:36:43 +0000 Alex Pearlman 5726530 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Israel halts ground offensive in Gaza as Clinton, Ban join truce talks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-israel-halts-ground-offensive-gaza-clinton-ban-join-truce-talks The world waits to see if Israel and Hamas can agree a cease-fire, rebels advance in DR Congo, and China's next top model is... unexpected.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-israel-halts-ground-offensive-gaza-clinton-ban-join-truce-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Israel-Gaza Conflict Conflict Zones Chatter Israel and Palestine Middle East United States Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:20:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5726579 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt's Morsi says Israeli strikes on Gaza will end today http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/121120/egypt-mohammed-morsi-israel-strikes-gaza-will-end-today As mediators push Israel and Hamas to agree a cease-fire in Gaza, Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has said that Israeli "aggression" will soon be over.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/121120/egypt-mohammed-morsi-israel-strikes-gaza-will-end-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Gaza Hamas Israel-Gaza Conflict Diplomacy Israel and Palestine Middle East Tue, 20 Nov 2012 15:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5726589 at http://www.globalpost.com Gaza ceasefire reached with Israel, says Hamas official Ayman Taha: report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/gaza-ceasefire-reached-says-hamas-offi A Hamas official said a cease-fire had been reached, while Israeli officials denied any agreement.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/gaza-ceasefire-reached-says-hamas-offi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict Conflict Zones Israel and Palestine Tue, 20 Nov 2012 17:17:00 +0000 Lizzy Tomei 5726605 at http://www.globalpost.com Gaza: The conflict heard round the world http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/gaza-conflict-hamas-world-reactions <p>BOSTON &mdash; As divided Israelis and Palestinians are, the world is equally split. But where do those divisions lie and what do they mean for the ongoing conflict, now in its seventh day? Reported by GlobalPost correspondents around the planet, here&#39;s a look at how people and governments are reacting to the most recent unrest in the Middle East.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/gaza-conflict-hamas-world-reactions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Argentina Israel-Gaza Conflict Conflict Zones Peru Diplomacy France Brazil Germany China Israel and Palestine India Spain Turkey Mexico United Kingdom United States Venezuela Tue, 20 Nov 2012 17:32:00 +0000 News Desk 5726618 at http://www.globalpost.com Israeli military sees first fatality in week of strikes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/israeli-military-first-fatality The Israeli military saw its first fatality in week of conflict when a soldier in southern Israel was killed Tuesday.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/israeli-military-first-fatality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict Conflict Zones Military Israel and Palestine Middle East Tue, 20 Nov 2012 20:13:00 +0000 Talia Ralph 5726637 at http://www.globalpost.com Gaza: The roots of conflict http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/gaza-israel-hamas-roots-of-conflict-settlements-occupation <p>JABALIYA and GAZA CITY &mdash; Residents of the war-torn Gaza Strip say any cease-fire will likely only be a temporary respite from the larger fight. They&#39;ve been down this road many times before, and they don&#39;t expect anything to change until the Israeli occupation of the West Bank ends.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/gaza-israel-hamas-roots-of-conflict-settlements-occupation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict Need to Know World Leaders Conflict Zones Diplomacy Military Politics Israel and Palestine Wed, 21 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Erin Cunningham 5726652 at http://www.globalpost.com Hillary Clinton in Israel: Gaza attacks 'must end' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/Hillary-Clinton-Israel-Gaza-attacks-must-end%20 As Gaza continues to come under heavy bombardment, still no confirmation of a cease-fire agreement.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121120/Hillary-Clinton-Israel-Gaza-attacks-must-end%20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict Israel and Palestine Tue, 20 Nov 2012 23:49:00 +0000 Jennifer Mattson 5726677 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel faces an online cataclysm as global hackers converge on .il domains http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/the-grid/israel-faces-online-cataclysm-global-hackers-converge-il-domain The conflict in Gaza is serving as a virtual coming out party for hackers all over the world. Hundreds of Israeli .il domains have come under fire. Sites for weddings, auto parts sales, modeling portfolios, the IDF and Israeli government have all experienced distributed denial of service attacks, defacement and deletion. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/the-grid/israel-faces-online-cataclysm-global-hackers-converge-il-domain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict Middle East The Grid Wed, 21 Nov 2012 17:48:00 +0000 Jeb Boone 5726703 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Bus bomb explodes in Tel Aviv, Israel blames terrorists http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-bus-bomb-explodes-tel-aviv-israel-blames-terrorists An explosion in Tel Aviv spreads panic in Israel, the last Mumbai attacker is hanged, and Twinkies are on their way out - no really, this time we mean it.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-bus-bomb-explodes-tel-aviv-israel-blames-terrorists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Gaza Hamas Israel-Gaza Conflict Conflict Zones War Chatter Israel and Palestine Middle East Wed, 21 Nov 2012 13:43:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5726709 at http://www.globalpost.com Tel Aviv bus bomb injures 10 as Israel-Gaza truce talks continue (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121121/tel-aviv-bus-bomb-injures-10-israel-gaza-truce-talks Israeli officials called it a terrorist attack, and said police were searching the area to find the person who planted the explosive device.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121121/tel-aviv-bus-bomb-injures-10-israel-gaza-truce-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict Conflict Zones Israel and Palestine Wed, 21 Nov 2012 12:46:00 +0000 News Desk 5726712 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Peace in the Middle East? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-peace-in-the-middle-east It's day one of the cease-fire in Gaza and Israel, the Taliban claim responsibility for bombings in Pakistan, and why you should never call a Kiwi "Australian."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-peace-in-the-middle-east" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Hamas Israel-Gaza Conflict World Leaders Conflict Zones Diplomacy Chatter Israel and Palestine Middle East Thu, 22 Nov 2012 13:00:48 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5726796 at http://www.globalpost.com Will terror return to Israel? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121122/terror-attack-suicide-bombing-bus-jerusalem-tel-aviv <p>JERUSALEM ― News of Wednesday&#39;s bus bombing in Tel Aviv hit Jerusalem morning shoppers hard. In Machaneh Yehuda, the capital&#39;s central market, considered a barometer of the national mood, the rumor coursed among the stalls like an electric current. Before Wednesday turned into the day of the American-brokered ceasefire, it was the day another bus blew up for people for whom the memories of buses blowing up are still close to the surface.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121122/terror-attack-suicide-bombing-bus-jerusalem-tel-aviv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Israel-Gaza Conflict World Leaders Conflict Zones Elections Diplomacy Military War Politics Israel and Palestine United States Thu, 22 Nov 2012 12:52:59 +0000 Noga Tarnopolsky 5726800 at http://www.globalpost.com Israel-Hamas cease-fire holding so far http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121122/israel-hamas-cease-fire-holding-so-far The cease-fire between Israel and Hamas appears to be holding, after eight days of conflict in Gaza.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/israel-and-palestine/121122/israel-hamas-cease-fire-holding-so-far" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Gaza Hamas Israel-Gaza Conflict Conflict Zones Israel and Palestine Thu, 22 Nov 2012 14:53:00 +0000 News Desk 5726807 at http://www.globalpost.com