Israeli forces have taken control of parts of Rafah in southern Gaza.
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Israeli forces have entered Rafah in southern Gaza

Israel has confirmed its soldiers entered and struck parts of Rafah in southern Gaza, where an estimated 1.4 million people are sheltering.

Al Jazeera's news website and broadcasts have been blocked in Israel.
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Al Jazeera ordered to shut down its operations in Israel

Israel has ordered international news service Al Jazeera to shut down its operations in the country.

More than 1,000 students have been arrested for protests at college. campuses across the U.S.
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Here’s what’s happening on U.S. college campuses

Student protests over the Israel-Hamas war have intensified across U.S. college campuses in the past few weeks. Here’s what you need to know.

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Australian among seven aid workers killed by Israeli airstrike

“Zomi” Franckom and six other aid workers were killed in an Israeli air strike, prompting a swift condemnation from the Australian Government.

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UN Security Council passes Gaza ceasefire resolution

The United Nations Security Council has adopted a resolution demanding an “immediate ceasefire” in Gaza and the release of hostages.

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Federal Govt has reinstated visas for some Palestinians fleeing Gaza

The Federal Government has reinstated visas granting some Palestinian people entry to Australia.

Australia has restored $6 million of funding to UNRWA in Gaza
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Australia has resumed funding to UN aid agency (UNRWA) in Gaza

Australia has restored funding to UNRWA in Gaza after a temporary pause, over allegations UN workers were linked to Hamas.

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30000 people killed in Gaza, says UN

It comes as more than 100 people in Gaza were killed on Thursday while trying to access aid. Hamas and Israel have provided differing accounts of what happened.

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Israel has said it will invade Rafah, a city in southern Gaza

UN Secretary-General António Guterres warned “half of Gaza’s population is now crammed into Rafah with nowhere to go”.

Foreign Minister Penny Wong announced Australia is pausing funding to the UN agency
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Australia pauses funding to UN agency in Gaza

Australia has halted funding to a UN agency based in Gaza, over allegations some of its workers were involved in Hamas’ 7 October attacks.

Journalist Antoinette Lattouf has accused the ABC of unfair dismissal.
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Journalist brings unfair dismissal claim against the ABC

Journalist Antoinette Lattouf has filed an unlawful dismissal claim against the ABC, after she was fired from a short-term radio host role.

South Africa has brought a genocide case against Israel in the World Court.

Israel faces genocide case in the World Court

South Africa has accused Israel of committing and failing to prevent genocide in Gaza, which Israel has denied in the top UN court.

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What’s happening in the Red Sea?

Houthi rebels have been attacking ships passing through the Red Sea, threatening global trade and further regional instability.

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Australia votes for humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza

153 countries have voted for an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza, as the death toll mounts from the conflict.

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What’s happened since the Israel Hamas temporary ceasefire ended?

Last Friday, the temporary ceasefire between Israel and Hamas ended, lasting a total of seven days.

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The latest in Israel and Gaza

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Israel agrees to humanitarian pauses in Gaza

Israel has agreed to daily, four-hour humanitarian pauses to allow civilians in Gaza to flee south.

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Death toll in Gaza has reportedly passed 10,000

It has been one month since Hamas launched its October 7 attack on Israel. Since that time, the death toll has reportedly passed 10,000 people in Gaza, and at least 1,400 people in Israel.

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Israel launches ground attack on Gaza amid humanitarian fears

Israel’s military intensified its bombing of Gaza over the weekend and launched a ground attack for the first time since declaring war.

Israeli bombardments in Gaza following Hamas October 7 attack
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Australian politicians respond to the conflict in Israel and Gaza

Australian politicians have had varied responses to the conflict in Israel and Gaza, as the Government officially calls for “humanitarian pauses” following the Hamas attack on Israel on 7 October.

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UN: Gaza “on the verge of catastrophe”

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has said that “unless something changes, coming days will see more civilians on the brink of death from continuing bombardment. Humanity must come first.”

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Israel-Hamas update: aid trucks arrive in Gaza

About 34 trucks carrying humanitarian supplies have recently entered Gaza. It comes over two weeks since Hamas’ surprise attack on Israel

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20 trucks will deliver humanitarian aid to Gaza

20 trucks of humanitarian aid will be granted entry to Gaza from Egypt in the coming days, after the U.S. brokered a deal between Israel and Egypt.

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Hundreds of Palestinians killed in blast on Gaza hospital

Overnight, at least 300 Palestinians, including children, were killed when a rocket hit Al-Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza.

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Israel’s govt to continue Gaza siege until hostages are returned

The Israeli Government says it will continue its siege, blocking the passage of food, water and power into Gaza, until hostages captured by Hamas are returned.

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The world’s response to war in Israel and Gaza

Over 2,000 people have been killed in Israel and Gaza in recent days. Here’s how the world’s responded to the conflict.

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Hamas has launched a surprise attack on Israel

On Saturday, Hamas launched a surprise, wide-scale attack on Israel, including both missile attacks and on-the-ground advances.

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