Gaza militants have fired dozens of rockets at southern Israel, killing a man in a strike on a residential building and vowing to further escalate their attacks if Israel keeps bombing the Palestinian territory.
The armed wing of Hamas has said it will step up attacks and fire rockets at Israeli towns of Ashdod and Beersheba if Israel continues to carry out airstrikes in Gaza.
US President Donald Trump has endorsed a two-state solution between Israel and Palestine for the first time since taking office.
The US government plans to close the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) office in Washington in its latest show of support for the US-Israel relationship, officials said.
The US decision to end its funding for a UN agency that helps Palestinian refugees and their descendants is “an attack on the rights of the Palestinian people”, a spokesman for president Mahmoud Abbas has said.
The United States is ending its decades of funding for the UN agency that helps Palestinian refugees, the State Department has announced.
Gigi Hadid has said she is “not anti-anyone, I am only pro-coexistence” after drawing controversy with her comments about the Israel-Palestine conflict.
Pop star Lorde has said she is considering pulling out of a scheduled concert in Israel after a backlash from fans.