Middle East

A representative of AIPAC approached Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's team with a generous offer in July 2018, according to aides.
Ibrahim Dahman fled Gaza with his wife and children last month after reporting on the ongoing war between Israel and Hamas.
An additional $10.1 billion in "unconditional military aid" to Israel would be "irresponsible," the senator from Vermont said.
The Israeli military has widened its ground offensive as it bombards targets across the Gaza Strip.
Many journalists in the besieged enclave have expressed exhaustion with having to prove Palestinians’ humanity to the millions of followers they’ve amassed.
A New York Times report revealed that Israeli authorities were aware of Hamas' plan more than a year before the deadly Oct. 7 assault.
Sarandon wrote that she made “terrible mistake” by saying Jews in fear of antisemitism were “getting a taste of what it feels like to be a Muslim in this country."
"We believe it was an act of extreme political protest that occurred," Atlanta's police chief said, adding that authorities found a Palestinian flag at the scene.
The announcement came after prosecutor Karim Khan visited the region for the first time since his appointment in the Hague-based court.
Israel’s military has ordered more areas in and around Gaza’s second-largest city of Khan Younis in the south to evacuate, followed by heavy bombardment.