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Israel-Hamas war latest: Drone strike hits Tel Aviv, killing 1 and injuring at least 10

Jul. 19, 2024 23:46 PM EDT

A drone attack by Yemen's Houthi rebels killed one person in the center of Tel Aviv, Israel's biggest city, and wounded at least 10 others near the United States Embassy early Friday, authorities said. Meanwhile, the top United Nations court issued a non-binding opinion that...

Top UN court says Israel's presence in occupied Palestinian territories is illegal and should end

Jul. 19, 2024 22:18 PM EDT

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The top United Nations court said Friday that Israel’s presence in the occupied Palestinian territories is unlawful and called on it to end, and for settlement construction to stop immediately, issuing an unprecedented, sweeping condemnation of Israel’s rule over...

Adidas 'revising' campaign for retro shoes that drew criticism from Israel

Jul. 19, 2024 11:39 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Adidas said Friday that it is “revising” its campaign for running shoes inspired by a design dating back to the time of the 1972 Munich Olympics, which has drawn criticism from Israel over the involvement of supermodel Bella Hadid. The German-based sportswear...

Drone strike by Yemen's Houthi rebels kills 1 person and wounds at least 10 in Tel Aviv

Jul. 19, 2024 11:08 AM EDT

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — An Iranian-made drone sent by Yemen’s Houthi rebels struck Tel Aviv on Friday, leaving one person dead and at least 10 wounded in the group’s first lethal strike into Israel. The aerial strike rumbled through the center of the city near the U.S. Embassy,...

Top UN court says Israel's continued presence in the occupied Palestinian territory is "unlawful"

Jul. 19, 2024 10:15 AM EDT
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Top UN court says Israel's continued presence in the occupied Palestinian territory is "unlawful."

Top UN court rules that Israel’s settlement policy in occupied Palestinian territories is contrary to international law

Jul. 19, 2024 09:58 AM EDT
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Top UN court rules that Israel’s settlement policy in occupied Palestinian territories is contrary to international law.

UN court opens hearing to deliver advisory opinion on Israel’s occupation of lands sought for Palestinian state

Jul. 19, 2024 09:14 AM EDT
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — UN court opens hearing to deliver advisory opinion on Israel’s occupation of lands sought for Palestinian state.

Mounting home demolitions and settler attacks plunge a Palestinian village into crisis

Jul. 19, 2024 00:35 AM EDT

UMM AL-KHAIR, West Bank (AP) — First came the Israeli military bulldozers, which tore down a quarter of the homes in the West Bank Bedouin village of Umm al-Khair. Then came the settler attacks. In the aftermath, dozens of people were left homeless and without consistent access to...

Explosion in central Tel Aviv rains down shards of shrapnel, injuring at least 10 and leaving 1 dead

Jul. 19, 2024 00:03 AM EDT
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Explosion in central Tel Aviv rains down shards of shrapnel, injuring at least 10 and leaving 1 dead.

The Latest | Israeli politician's visit to a Jerusalem holy site threatens Gaza cease-fire talks

Jul. 18, 2024 20:51 PM EDT

Israel’s far-right national security minister, Itamar Ben-Gvir, visited Jerusalem’s most sensitive holy site on Thursday, a move that threatened negotiations to end the 9-month-old war in Gaza. Hours later, Netanyahu made a surprise visit to troops in the southern Gaza Strip,...