Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas threatens to cut off the electricity in Gaza – with heavy consequences for a populace already suffering from daily outages.
For weeks, Palestinian incendiary kites have been setting fields in southern Israel ablaze. Last weekend, fierce violence broke out between Hamas and Israel. In Gaza, residents fear the consequences of full-scale war.
Israel and Turkey have continued tit-for-tat expulsions of diplomats over violence in Gaza that has killed at least 60 Palestinians. It comes ahead of a meeting of Arab foreign ministers to discuss "Israeli aggression."
Is Israel applying too much force against Palestinians at the Gaza border? Tim Sebastian meets former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.
Israeli warplanes launched an overnight raid on a Hamas facility in Gaza in what the army said was a "retaliatory attack." Health officals in Gaza said one person was injured in the strikes.
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