Gaza

Gaza isolated

The World's Quil Lawrence reports from the Gaza Strip, which had its borders sealed today by Israel

Global Politics

Former president's Hamas strategy

The World's Aaron Schachter reports on former President Jimmy Carter's controversial decision to meet with Hamas leaders during his visit to the Middle East this week; Hamas is considered a terrorist organization by both the US and Israeli governments.

Conflict & Justice

No peace in Gaza

A six-month ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinian militant group, Hamas, expired last Friday, and not coincidentally, violence is on the rise. Hamas has fired mortars and rockets from the Gaza Strip into southern Israel.

Israel warns of Gaza offensive

Israel today warned it may launch a major military offensive in the Gaza Strip in response to daily rocket attacks by Palestinian militants there, as Anchor Marco Werman speaks to BBC Gaza correspondent Rushdi Abu Alouf.