Palestinian Territories


Cheney's visit to the Middle East

Vice President Dick Cheney is the latest in a wave of senior U.S. officials who've traveled to the Middle East, and topping their agenda has been the Bush Administration's support for the Israeli-Palestinian peace process

Gaza's Rafar border crossing

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's Middle East correspondent Christian Fraser who's at the Rafah crossing between Egypt and Gaza. He witnessed some 40 injured Palestinians cross into Egypt today.

Israel defends Gaza actions

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Major Avital Leibovich, senior spokeswoman for the Israeli Defense Force, about the fighting in Gaza and the rise in the number of civilians killed by Israeli fire there.

Israel pushes into Gaza city

Israeli ground forces pushed deep into Gaza City today, launching a massive assault on the city. Anchor Lisa Mullins finds out more about the situation inside the city from the BBC's Hammada Abuqammar, who's in Gaza.