Gaza War

Baroness Warsi's Nine Most Controversial Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Politics

Foreign Office minister Baroness Warsi's dramatic resignation over the UK's "morally indefensible" position on the conflict in Gaza took many by surpr...

Warsi Resigns From Government Over Gaza Conflict

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Politics

Foreign Office minister Baroness Warsi has dramatically quit the government, saying that she "can no longer support Govt policy on Gaza". With deep...

Israeli Tanks Shell UN School In Gaza

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK

Israeli tank shells have hit a compound housing a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seekin...

Incredible Picture Of The Gaza Conflict Taken From The ISS

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Tech

This incredible picture of Gaza was tweeted on Wednesday by astronaut Alexander Gerst, who is currently on board the International Space Station orbit...

BBC Arabic Reporter Feras Khatib Attacked By 'Angry Israeli' Live On Air

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

A correspondent for the BBC Arabic channel was set upon by an “angry Israeli” whilst reporting from the town of Ashkelon close to the border of th...

Emotional Al Jazeera Journalist Walks Off Camera During Gaza Report

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK

UPDATE: On Tuesday, a correspondent for the BBC Arabic channel was attacked by an “angry Israeli” whilst reporting from the town of Ashkelon close...

Gaza TV Debate Ends With Journalist Throwing Chair

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK

The attack on Gaza is a globally divisive issue, most acutely felt in the region. This was evident in a recent debate on Jordanian TV, which touched n...

UN Report Suggests Baby Son Of BBC Arabic Worker May Have Been Killed By Off-Course Palestinian Rocket

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK

A UN report has suggested an 11-month-old baby believed to have been killed in an Israeli air strike actually died when his home was hit by an off-co...

As Morsi Pleases West, He May Clash With Hamas

Andrew Gawthorpe | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Politics
Andrew Gawthorpe

It seems no coincidence that the uptick in violence that Hamas directed or allowed to be directed by more militant groups against Israel this year came in the aftermath of the Arab Spring.

PICTURES: Nine Family Members, Including Children, Killed By IDF Bomb

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK

Pictures have emerged of rescuers battling to retrieve the bodies of nine family members and two others who were killed on Sunday after the Israeli De...

Syria: The International Toolbox is Perilously Empty

Lorna Fitzsimons | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Politics
Lorna Fitzsimons

Thinking about Syria and reading the commentary about whether anything can be done I am reminded that the biggest lesson I have learnt as an MP and as CEO of BICOM is this: as an international community we constantly overestimate what we can achieve.