Palestinian Territories

The ground situation in Gaza

Israeli air raids over the Gaza Strip continued throughout the day today. The strikes inflicted yet more damage in the Palestinian territory. The Israelis say they're targeting installations run by Hamas, the Islamist group that controls Gaza. We speak with New York Times correspondent Taghreed El-Khodary, who's in Gaza.

Politics

Hamas sends delegation to Egypt

As the fighting continues in Gaza, the Palestinian militant group, Hamas, is sending a delegation to Cairo. There is speculation that Egypt is trying to mediate a solution. Anchor Lisa Mullins gets the latest from the BBC's Magdi Abdelhadi in Cairo.

Vanishing hope for peace

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Israeli writer Tom Segev. He says he used to believe that peace with the Palestinians was possible. But he no longer does, and, he says, neither do most Israelis.