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May 22, 2024

UNRWA suspends aid to Rafah citing ‘insecurity, lack of supplies’ amid Israel-Hamas war

Jonathan Raa/NurPhoto via Getty Images (NEW YORK) — The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) announced Tuesday it […]
May 22, 2024

US says Israel has made ‘refinements’ to Rafah assault strategy to reduce risks of civilian harm after Biden demands

Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden’s national security adviser said Wednesday that Israel has made “refinements” to its military operations in and around Rafah […]
May 22, 2024

Biden’s military pier to deliver aid to Gaza off to slow start

Fogbow (LONDON) — With the crisis in Gaza worsening, a private humanitarian group staffed with former military and intelligence officials stumbled upon a surprising hurdle in […]
May 22, 2024

Utah woman describes ‘terror’ at seeing stepson detained and beaten after DRC coup attempt

ARSENE MPIANA/AFP via Getty Images (NEW YORK) — The family of a U.S. national detained in the Democratic Republic of the Congo after a failed coup […]
May 22, 2024

Twenty in ICUs after deadly turbulence on Singapore Airlines flight, Bangkok officials say

Officials enter the Singapore Airlines Boeing 777-300ER airplane parked on the tarmac at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok on May 22, 2024. (Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP via Getty […]
May 22, 2024

Israel-Gaza live updates: Three European countries to recognize Palestinian state

Palestinians look at the rubble of a family house that was hit overnight in Israeli bombardment in the Tal al-Sultan neighbourhood of Rafah in southern Gaza […]