A team of young Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip have found their own way of escaping the hardship of life in a refugee camp: parkour. The urban sport is popular here, with the Gaza Free Running Team aiming to compete internationally one day.
An elite Israeli unit has carried out an attack in the Gaza Strip, killing a senior Hamas military commander. The raid left one Israeli soldier dead and threatens to escalate conflict between the two sides.
A botched Israeli raid has resulted in the worst escalation of violence in the Gaza Strip since a 2014 war between Israel and Hamas. Unrest at the Gaza-Israel border had been calmer in recent weeks.
Israel and Palestinian factions in Gaza have held a ceasefire following the worst violence since the 2014 war. The situation remains precarious.
Israeli jets have hit scores of targets in the Gaza Strip after the heaviest exchange of fire in weeks. Israeli border forces had shot and killed five Palestinians protesting along the perimeter fence.
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