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- Blinken delivers sharp message to Israel as resumption of war loomsby Michael Birnbaum, Judith Sudilovsky on 11/30/2023 at 7:15 PM
Secretary of State Antony Blinken is urging Israel to show greater restraint on the battlefield and attempting to lay groundwork for Palestinians’ future.
- Israel-Gaza war live updates: Pause in fighting ‘producing results,’ Blinken says; more hostages freedby Michael Birnbaum, Rachel Pannett, Andrew Jeong, Niha Masih, Annabelle Timsit, Jennifer Hassan, Bryan Pietsch on 11/30/2023 at 7:14 PM
Israel and Hamas agreed Thursday to extend for a seventh day the pause in fighting in Gaza.
- National Security Council spokesman John Kirby said Thursday of Israeli military operations in Gaza following the…by Bryan Pietsch on 11/30/2023 at 7:07 PM
- Gazans mourn loss of their libraries: Cultural beacons and communal spacesby Mohamad El Chamaa on 11/30/2023 at 7:01 PM
Amid the destruction, residents have barely had the opportunity to grapple with the loss of the enclave’s few cultural institutions that locals recall as rare beacons of culture.
- Extreme weather helped fuel surge in malaria cases last yearby Kevin Crowe, Brady Dennis on 11/30/2023 at 6:33 PM
Cases of malaria rose globally last year, according to a World Health Organization report released Thursday, in part because of record flooding in Pakistan.
- Freed Palestinian: ‘I should be at university … not in terrorist prisons’by Naomi Schanen on 11/30/2023 at 6:30 PM
- COP28 live updates: U.N. climate summit begins in Dubai with conflict over fossil fuels but agreement on new fundby Chico Harlan, Maxine Joselow, Christian Shepherd on 11/30/2023 at 6:29 PM
The U.N. Climate Change Conference, or COP28, opens Thursday in Dubai’s Expo City. Follow live updates on the summit and agenda highlights.
- What to expect from world leaders’ speeches at COP28by Maxine Joselow on 11/30/2023 at 6:29 PM
- Details on the ‘loss and damage’ fund adopted on opening dayby Chico Harlan on 11/30/2023 at 6:03 PM
- Drone video shows devastation of Beeri kibbutz after Oct. 7 attackby Naomi Schanen on 11/30/2023 at 6:00 PM
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- UN Weather Agency Says 2023 Is Hottest Year On Recordon 11/30/2023 at 11:44 AM
The World Meteorological Organization warned of worrying trends that suggest increasing floods, wildfires, glacier melt, and heat waves in the future.
- Pope Punishes High-Ranking Critic Cardinal Raymond Burkeon 11/29/2023 at 8:43 PM
Pope Francis told a meeting of the heads of Vatican offices last week that he was moving against Burke because he was a source of “disunity” in the church.
- Israel And Hamas Extend Ceasefire For Another Day As Captive Exchanges Continueon 11/29/2023 at 11:40 AM
The extension came minutes before the truce was set to expire.
- Deepfakes From The Israel-Hamas War Increase Fears About AI’s Power To Misleadon 11/29/2023 at 10:17 AM
The war in Gaza has painfully illustrated AI’s potential as a propaganda tool, used to create lifelike images of carnage.
- U.S. Military Osprey Aircraft With 8 Aboard Crashes Into The Sea Off Southern Japanon 11/29/2023 at 7:57 AM
The Japanese coast guard found one person, whose condition was not immediately known, and gray-colored debris believed to be from the aircraft.
- Pope Francis Cancels Trip To UN Climate Conference On Doctors’ Orderson 11/28/2023 at 6:55 PM
The pope is recovering from the flu and lung inflammation, the Vatican said.
- 41 Workers Rescued After Being Trapped In Collapsed Tunnel For 17 Days In Indiaon 11/28/2023 at 3:58 PM
The workers survived on food and oxygen supplied through narrow steel pipes.
- Finland To Close Last Remaining Road Border With Russia Over Migration Concernson 11/28/2023 at 2:50 PM
Finland has accused Russia of trying to create a migration crisis following the Nordic nation’s entry into NATO this year.
- Israel And Hamas Agree To Extend Truce For Two More Days, And To Free More Hostages And Prisonerson 11/28/2023 at 11:38 AM
A truce between Israel and Hamas has entered its fifth day, with the militant group promising to release more civilian hostages.
- Russian Court Extends Detention Of WSJ Reporter Until End Of Januaryon 11/28/2023 at 10:23 AM
The hearing took place behind closed doors because authorities say details of the criminal case against U.S. journalist Evan Gershkovich are classified.
- Kissinger Death: Diplomat Who Long Held the Global Stage Was Both Celebrated and Reviledby The New York Times on 11/30/2023 at 4:34 PM
In a reflection of Henry Kissinger’s complicated legacy, his passing elicited sharply divergent opinions from admirers and critics.
- Israel-Hamas War: Blinken Returns to Middle East as U.S. Tries to Shape Next Phase of Warby The New York Times on 11/30/2023 at 4:32 PM
The Secretary of State went to Israel as part of a diplomatic push to extend a tenuous truce in Gaza and try to exert some influence over the next phase of Israel’s offensive.
- Hostages Freed From Gaza Recount Violence, Hunger and Fearby Katherine Rosman, Emma Bubola, Rachel Abrams and Russell Goldman on 11/30/2023 at 4:30 PM
Hostages who have returned to Israel in the past week have come home malnourished, ill, injured and bearing psychological wounds.
- A Foiled Plot’s Burning Question: Why Would India Take the Risk?by Mujib Mashal and Hari Kumar on 11/30/2023 at 4:29 PM
After an indictment accuses an Indian official of ordering an assassination on U.S. soil, diplomats and experts debate how far up the chain the scheme went.
- Jerusalem Shooting Kills at Least 3 People, Israeli Officials Sayby Aaron Boxerman on 11/30/2023 at 4:24 PM
Israel’s Shin Bet security service said the gunmen were Palestinian brothers from East Jerusalem who were affiliated with Hamas.
- Henry Kissinger’s Life and Work in Photosby The New York Times on 11/30/2023 at 4:17 PM
The U.S. diplomat rose from a bookish childhood in Germany to become a power player in the halls of American politics.
- Russia Asks Court to Label Gay Rights Movement as ‘Extremist’by Neil MacFarquhar on 11/30/2023 at 3:54 PM
Activists said the designation could put L.G.B.T.Q. people and their organizations under threat of criminal prosecution for something as simple as displaying the rainbow flag.
- Henry Kissinger, Who Shaped U.S. Cold War History, Dies at 100by David E. Sanger on 11/30/2023 at 3:19 PM
The most powerful secretary of state of the postwar era, he was both celebrated and reviled. His complicated legacy still resonates in relations with China, Russia and the Middle East.
- What We Know About Israeli Hostages Hamas Released on Wednesdayby Roni Rabin, Gaya Gupta, Rachel Abrams and Katherine Rosman on 11/30/2023 at 2:36 PM
The sixth round of hostage releases since the cease-fire began involved 10 Israelis, four Thai nationals and two Israeli-Russian dual citizens.
- Climate Change Drives New Cases of Malaria, Complicating Efforts to Fight the Diseaseby Stephanie Nolen on 11/30/2023 at 2:09 PM
The number of malaria cases rose again in 2022, propelled by flooding and warmer weather in areas once free of the illness.