Palestinian doctors rush to treat a wounded girl who arrived with her family at Al-Shifa Hospital after intensive bombardments in Gaza City. Photograph: Mohammed Abed/AFP via Getty

In her bed in Gaza City’s Shifa hospital, 25-year-old Aya Aloul recalls the moment her 66-year-old father, Moeen, one of Gaza’s few neurologists, was (...)

The mother of Layla Ghandour, a Palestinian baby of eight months who died during Monday’s violence in Gaza, holds her at the morgue of al-Shifa hospital in Gaza City on Tuesday. Photograph: Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images

Layla Ghandour, an eight-month-old girl with sparkling green eyes, was in the arms of her grandmother when a cloud of tear gas engulfed them at the pr(...)

A man mourns the death of Palestinian youth Abdulrahman Al-Dabag, who medics said was shot dead by Israeli troops on Friday, at a hospital in the central Gaza Strip. Photograph: Ibraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters

A Palestinian youth was shot and killed during a protest near the Gaza-Israel border on Friday. Gaza health ministry spokesman Ashraf Al-Qidra said 1(...)

A 12-hour humanitarian truce came into effect this morning after Israel and Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip agreed to a UN request for a(...)

Palestinian medics bring  two babies injured when a UN school for refugees was allegedly hit by an Israeli tank shell, into the overcrowded emergency room of the Kamal Adwan hospital in Beit Lahiya in the Gaza Strip today.  Photograph:  EPA

Gazan authorities said Israeli forces shelled a shelter at a UN-run school today, killing at least 15 people as the Palestinian death toll in the conf(...)