Israel Gaza Airstrikes

Hamas And Israel Agree On 72-Hour Unconditional Humanitarian Cease-Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK

Hamas and Israel have agreed to an unconditional humanitarian cease-fire that is to last 72 hours, beginning on Friday, according to the United Nation...

Tory MPs Write To Government Over Policy Towards Israel In Wake Of Gaza Deaths

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK

Two Conservative MPs have written to the Government expressing their concern over the situation in Gaza as a veteran Liberal Democrat called on the Pr...

TV Crew Captures Moment Israeli Shells Hit Market In Gaza, Killing 17

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK

Harrowing footage has emerged on YouTube (full video below) showing the moment Israeli artillery shells smash into a market on the outskirts of the Sh...

We Are 'Eager For Death': Reclusive Hamas Commander Surfaces With Chilling Warning

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK

Hamas has said its fighters are "eager for death" and has vowed it will reject any proposed ceasefire with Israel, as the bombardment of Gaza let to a...

Isaac Hertzog Tells Newsnight Gaza Offensive Is Part Of Broader Clash Between Extreme Islam And Moderate States

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK

The Israeli offensive in Gaza is part of a broader clash in the region, pitting Islamists extremist against moderate nations, according to the Israeli...

Marching Israelis In Tel Aviv Chant 'There's No School In Gaza, There Are No More Kids Left'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale & Elliot Wagland | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK

A horde of Israeli activists in Tel Aviv has been caught on video cheering the genocide of Gaza children, chanting, "There are no more kids left". ...

Lucy Sherriff

She Had A Lucky Escape To Study At Sheffield

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education

To her fellow Sheffield University students, Malaka Shwaikh stood out for winning the highest ever number of votes in the student union's history when...

Kirsty Wark Subjects Dore Gold To A Testy Newsnight Interview Over Gaza Child Deaths

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

Dore Gold, an adviser to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, took part in a testy exchange with Newsnight’s Kirsty Wark on Monday evening, re...

Lads on Torah Part II: The Holy Bits of the Holy Land

James Dann | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Comedy
James Dann

Apparently, The Gaza Strip isn't just a lap dancing club in Golders Green, nor is it a new waxing technique adopted by Israeli women. Believe it or not, it is in fact a place where stuff has been kicking off for a long time...

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...

EasyJet Cancels Flights To Israel Over Safety Fears

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

UK budget airline easyJet has axed its Israel flights for tomorrow, but British Airways is carrying on its twice-daily London-Tel Aviv services. BA fl...

David Ward Issues 'Half-Arsed' Apology After 'Vile' Gaza Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

Liberal Democrat MP David Ward has issued what the party has described as a "categorical apology", after posting a tweet suggesting that he would "pro...

David Ward Issues 'Half-Arsed' Apology After 'Vile' Gaza Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

Liberal Democrat MP David Ward has issued what the party has described as a "categorical apology", after posting a tweet suggesting that he would "pro...

This Tweet From Lib Dem MP Has Not Gone Down Well...

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

A Lib Dem MP may be disciplined by his own party after he was accused of making "vile comments" on social media about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict...

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...

Protesters Thrown Out Of Cabinet Office After Demonstration Against Israeli Military Action In Gaza

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

A group of pro-Palestinian demonstrators had to be ejected from the Cabinet Office after staging a protest against Israeli military action in Gaza thi...

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Israeli Filmmakers Plead For Ceasefire On Gaza - 'We Are Scared Too'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

A group of Israeli filmmakers have added their voices to those pleading for a ceasefire to the attacks by their Government on the Gaza Strip. At t...

Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak To Leave Politics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK

Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak has said he will "leave political life" and not stand in January's national election. The surprise announcement...

Ceasefire Will Only Hold if There Is Justice for Palestine

Peter G Tatchell | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK
Peter G Tatchell

While the Egyptian-brokered ceasefire is welcome, it will only last if the legitimate grievances of the Palestinian people are remedied. Similar ceasefires have failed in the past precisely because of a lack of progress towards a negotiated settlement that is fair to the Palestinians. A genuine injustice is what gives the Palestinian fanatics influence.

Gaza Fighting: Which Side Are Our MPs On?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Politics

Foreign Secretary William Hague will address the House of Commons today on the "terrible situation in Gaza". In recent days, Hague has blamed the l...

Gaza Death Tolls Reaches 100 As Israel Airstrikes Continue

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK

More than 100 people have died in Gaza in six days of airstrikes by Israel, according to Hamas officials as diplomatic efforts continued to find ways ...

'Mow Them Down', 'Bomb Them Back To The Middle Ages'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK

It seems that everyone these days has an opinion on the conflict between Israel and Hamas - and inflammatory rhetoric is becoming rife. Twitter ha...