Israeli warplanes pounded Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip early Wednesday in a new flare-up of hostilities that saw dozens of rockets and mortar shells fired from the Palestinian enclave, the army said.
A group of pro-Palestinian supporters marched to Parliament in Cape Town on Friday to call on government to intensify diplomatic and economic pressure on Israel.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that the Iranian plan to increase its nuclear enrichment capacity was aimed at producing nuclear weapons to be used against Israel.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian protesters in Durban joined people across the globe over what they call the illegal occupation of Palestinian land by Israel.
Palestine and Israel have both accused the Security Council of hypocrisy as it relates to its response to the military confrontation between Palestinian militant groups and Israel’s Defence Force.