Noah Browning

Is Mahmoud Abbas Choosing Confrontation With International Criminal Court Move?

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has entered into his most serious confrontation yet with Israel by signing onto the International Criminal Court.

Ramallah Rising? Mahmoud Abbas signs 20 treaties after U.N. bid to set a deadline for ending the Israeli occupation fell short in the Security Council.

Palestinians Join International Criminal Court After U.N. Setback

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas signed on to 20 international agreements on Wednesday, including the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, a day after a bid for independence by 2017 failed at the United Nations Security Council.

Gaza Palestinans Emerge to Find Death and Devastation

Palestinian refugees from Israel’s Gaza offensive emerged from shelters as a brief truce began on Saturday to find many neighborhoods destroyed and animals roaming the streets unattended.

Ground War Diaries: Now that Israel is fighting in the streets of Gaza, the toll among IDF soldiers is rising sharpy. How does Hamas inflict so many casualties?

How Hamas Exacts Record High Toll on Israeli Soldiers in Gaza

Using tunnels, mines, booby traps and snipers, Hamas fighters have inflicted record casualties on Israeli troops waging an offensive in the Gaza Strip, applying years of training in urban warfare with a new tactical acumen and suicidal resolve.

Tears and Rage: Palestinian children mourn two relatives killed by Israeli shelling in Gaza.

Desperate Palestinians Flee Deeper Into Gaza as Israel Rolls In

In a school in northern Gaza, scores of families sweat in cramped classrooms. Babies cry, while restless kids draw on chalkboards and worried parents give thanks for their relative safety.

Defiance and Fear Grips Battered Streets of Gaza as Israel Tanks Roll In

Gaza’s Palestinians hunkered down in fear for their lives while Hamas militants urged defiance after Israel sent forces into the densely populated territory on Thursday after 10 days of cross-border fire.

No Ramadan Joy for Muslims in Gaza

Instead of enjoying celebrations and night time feasts, Palestinians in Gaza are spending the Islamic holy month of Ramadan cowering in their homes and temporary shleters from Israeli bombs.

Hamas Takes to Social Media To Warn Israelis — in Hebrew

Hamas militants warned Israel for the first time, and in Hebrew, of an impending rocket attack, adopting psychological warfare with the Jewish state while trying to raise the morale of Gaza’s Palestinians harder hit by Israeli bombardment.

Israel 'Pinpoint' Strikes Kill Mostly Gaza Innocents — Entire Families Wiped Out

Israel’s ‘pinpoint strikes’ on houses in Gaza have killed whole families and children — but hardly any of the wanted Hamas militants that are the supposed targets.

Crime Scene: Israeli police discovered the body of an Arab youth in the Jerusalem forest.

Palestinian Youth Slain in Suspected Revenge for Kidnap Killings

Police have found the charred body of a Palestinian teenager outside Jerusalem. Officials suspect he was killed by Jewish extremists in revenge for the murders of three Israeli teens.