Gaza

5 Results / Page 1 of 1

Background
Gaza Strip

World

UN: Israel prevented access to Rafah crossing

The UN humanitarian aid agency said that Israeli authorities have denied it access to the Rafah crossing between Gaza and Egypt that is now in the control of the Israeli Defence Forces. “Rafah is in the crosshairs,” said Jens Laerke, spokesman for the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, at a regular briefing in Geneva. “IDF is ignoring all warnings about what this could mean for civilians and […]

todayMay 7, 2024 4

US President Joe Biden

World

Biden criticises Netanyahu approach

US President Joe Biden has said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s approach to the war against Hamas is mistaken. Mr Biden’s remarks in an interview that aired late Tuesday deepen an already growing rift between the two staunch allies over the war, now in its seventh month. Those disagreements have been compounded over the worsening humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip, Israel’s expected offensive in the city of Rafah and […]

todayApril 10, 2024 4

President Joe Biden

World

Joe Biden tells Israel to protect aid workers and reach Gaza ceasefire

Future US support for Gaza war depends on new steps to protect civilians and aid workers. President Joe Biden told Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu that future US support for Gaza war depends on new steps to protect civilians and aid workers. Mr Biden and Mr Netanyahu spoke by phone days after Israeli airstrikes killed seven food aid workers in Gaza and added a new layer of complication in the […]

todayApril 5, 2024 2

Air Drop

World

Britons killed in Gaza air strike named

Seven aid workers, including three Britons, who were killed in an Israeli air strike in Gaza have been named. British victims John Chapman, 57, James “Jim” Henderson, 33, and James Kirby, 47, were part of the World Central Kitchen (WCK) security team. They died alongside American-Canadian dual citizen Jacob Flickinger, 33, Australian national Lalzawmi “Zomi” Frankcom, 43, who was the leader of the relief team, Polish national Damian Sobol, 35, […]

todayApril 3, 2024 2

Food Aid Workers

World

British national among aid workers killed in Gaza

The World Central Kitchen charity say seven of their workers lost their lives in an airstrike. A British national is among seven aid workers killed in an Israeli airstrike in Gaza, the World Central Kitchen (WCK) charity has said. Seven aid workers from the United Kingdom, Australia, Poland, dual citizens of the US and Canada, and Palestine were killed while travelling in a deconflicted zone, WCK said in a statement. They travelled in two […]

todayApril 2, 2024 2

How to Listen

Severnvalley Radio
Severnvalley Radio

Severnvalley – Independent Local Radio for South Shropshire & North Worcestershire

© 2024 Severnvalley Radio Group

0%

We use cookies to help personalise and improve your website experience. By using our website you consent to our use of cookies, some of which may have already been set on your device. For further information please see our Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions.