Palestinians watch as Hamas militants execute Palestinians suspected of collaborating with Israel in Gaza City today. Photograph: Reuters

Hamas-led gunmen in Gaza executed 18 Palestinians accused of collaborating with Israel today, a day after Israel tracked down and killed three top Ham(...)

Palestinians sit in front of a bus that was allegedly destroyed during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City today. Photograph: Suhaib Salem/Reuters.

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu said today that Israel’s military campaign in Gaza may be an extended operation and he accused the territory(...)

The tilted minaret of the destroyed al-Sousi mosque lies crashed into a house after it was hit by Israeli air strikes in the west of Gaza City yesterday.  Photograph: Mohammed Saber/EPA

Israel has disqualified its foremost human rights group as a volunteer option for youths who choose civilian national service over military conscripti(...)

Palestinian boys play football at the beach of Gaza City last night. Photograph: EPA/MOHAMMED SABER

Israel has conditionally agreed to extend a ceasefire that ended a month of fighting in Gaza beyond a Friday deadline, an Israeli official has said. S(...)

Palestinian women gather near the rubble of a building after what police said was an Israeli air strike at Shati (Beach) refugee camp in Gaza City today. Palestinians accused Israel of breaking a seven-hour ceasefire by bombing a house in Gaza City. Photograph: Ruters

A brief Israeli truce to allow aid to reach Palestinians ended on Monday amid accusations of strikes by both sides, while Jerusalem was rocked by two (...)

Fatma Ihjela (28)  holds her two-day-old baby whom she has named Gaza Tuqawem (translated in English means “Gaza Resists”) as she rests at a United Nations-run school after fleeing from the Al-Shejaeiya neighbourhood in Gaza City today. Photograph: Mohammed Saber/EPA

UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon described a deadly attack on a UN school today as a “moral outrage and a criminal act“ and called for those respon(...)

Palestinians examine damaged buildings in Gaza city. Photograph: Sergey Ponomarev/The New York Times

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has threatened to exact an “intolerable price” from the Gaza Strip’s dominant Hamas Islamists should there (...)

Israeli artillery shelling toward targets in the Gaza Strip at an unspecified location next to the Israeli Gaza Strip border today. Photograph: EPA 0:46

Israel declared a Gaza ceasefire over today and killed more than 50 Palestinians in renewed shelling, saying militants had breached the truce shortly (...)

People wounded in an apparent artillery shell strike on a United Nations-run school wait for treatment at the Kamal Adwan Hospital in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip yesterday. Photograph: Wissam Nassar/The New York Times 1:38

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the military will dismantle the Hamas tunnel network in the Gaza Strip “with or without a ceasefire”.Mr(...)

A Palestinian boy  comforts his father, who doctors  said was wounded by Israeli shelling near a market in Shejaia, at a hospital in Gaza City today. Photograph: Reuters 0:39

Israeli shelling killed at least 15 Palestinians sheltering in a UN-run school and another 17 near a street market today, Gaza’s Health Ministry said,(...)