Gaza: At least 9 killed in attack on Rafah aid seekers


At least nine people were killed and 30 injured when Israeli attacks targeted a group of people awaiting aid trucks near the Karem Abu Salem aid crossing in Rafah, southern Gaza.

Hezbollah leader Nasrallah warns that “no place” in Israel would be spared from attacks in a full-scale war with Israel, after Israel said operational plans for a Lebanon offensive had been approved.

Doubts growing within US government about possibility of ceasefire deal

US news outlet Politico reports, citing four unnamed officials within the administration of US President Joe Biden, that doubts are growing that Israel and Hamas will reach a ceasefire deal under the framework advanced by the US in recent weeks.

As recently as this week, the US said that its position on the Gaza ceasefire is that Hamas is responsible for the delay and that Israel has not just accepted the deal – it produced it.__Al Jazeera