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‘A War Crime’: Rights Group Details Israel’s Use of Children as Human Shields

Palestinians inspect the ruins of Aklouk Tower destroyed in Israeli airstrikes in Gaza City on October 8, 2023. Photo from Wikimedia Commons by Wafa. By Julia Conley / Common Dreams Israeli and U.S. claims that civilian casualties in Gaza are the result of Hamas’ use of “human shields” have figured prominently in Israel’s defense of the skyrocketing death toll in the […]

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‘Like a mini Gaza’: IDF raid on Nur Shams causes worst West Bank destruction in decades

While speaking to residents of Nur Shams refugee camp in the West Bank, TRNN reporters found themselves in the middle of the most destructive IDF raid since the Second Intifada. In this raid, Israeli troops killed 14 Palestinians and destroyed a neighborhood, including a local school. This video was co-produced with Shadowgraph Productions. Everything about […]

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‘Operation Al-Aqsa Flood’ Day 196: Israel Strikes Iran, Gaza Health Ministry Says Israel Destroyed the Strip’s Health System

Destoyed and damaged buildings in Gaza City. Photo from Wikimedia Commons from January 24, 2009. By Qassam Muaddi / Mondoweiss Casualties  34,012 + killed* and at least 76,833 wounded in the Gaza Strip.* 468+ Palestinians killed in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem.** Israel revises its estimated October 7 death toll down from 1,400 […]

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Israeli Settlers, Soldiers ‘Wiping Palestinian Communities Off the Map’ in the West Bank

April Demonstration for Palestine, Lisbon. Esquerda.net, CC BY-SA 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0, via Wikimedia Commons By Jake Johnson / Common Dreams Israeli soldiers have either passively watched or participated in the uprooting of at least seven communities in the West Bank since October of last year, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday in a new report documenting surging settler violence […]

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‘Operation Al-Aqsa Flood’ Day 171: ‘Horrific’ Eyewitness Accounts Continue to Emerge From Israel’s Siege on Gaza’s Hospitals

Palestinians mourning over the body of a martyr. Photo from October 29, 2023 by Hosni Salah given to ScheerPost with permission to share. By Leila Warah / Mondoweiss Casualties  32,333 + killed* and at least 74,694 wounded in the Gaza Strip. 435+ Palestinians killed in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem.** Israel revises its […]

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‘Operation Al-Aqsa Flood’ Day 148: UN Reports at Least 14 Cases of Israel Firing on Palestinians Waiting for Aid in Gaza

A Palestinian woman holds up a peace sign amid ruins. Photo from Pixabay by Hosny Salah from August 29, 2023. By Anna Lekas Miller / Mondoweiss Casualties 30,320+ killed* and at least 71,533 wounded in the Gaza Strip. 380+ Palestinians killed in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem Israel revises its estimated October 7 […]