Palestinian Territories

The conflict in Gaza

Reporter Matt Gutman reports on the relative calm that's followed last week's spike in violence between Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza.


Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is al-Ram, a Palestinian city in the West Bank. The Palestinian national soccer team this week played its first home game ever in the city's newly-built stadium. Katy Clark finds out more from the BBC's Aleem Maqbool.

Israel weighs ground offensive

Israel has so far rebuffed international calls for a ceasefire in its assault on Gaza. The next question: if and when the Israeli army will start a ground offensive. The World's Quil Lawrence has the story.

Israeli opinion on Gaza

Reaction within Israel to the military assault on Gaza ranges from adamant support to condemnation. The World's Quil Lawrence reports from the Gaza-Israel border.

Conflict & Justice

West Bank protests

Palestinians have conducted weekly protests in the West Bank since the conflict in Gaza began. People are calling for solidarity with the Palestinians in Gaza. But the Palestinian Authority is said to have tight control of the protests...and may have its own agenda. The World's Quil Lawrence reports from Ramallah.

Conflict & Justice

Gaza violence

There were outbreaks of violence in the Gaza Strip today, between Israeli troops and Palestinian militants. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the World's Quil Lawrence in Gaza about the violence and about the prospects for peace talks.