Rafah

Palestinian city in south Gaza Strip

Rafah is a Palestinian city in the southern Gaza Strip. It is the capital of the Rafah Governorate of the State of Palestine, located 30 kilometers (19 mi) south-west of Gaza City. In 2017, Rafah had a population of 171,889. As a result of massive bombardment and ground assaults in Gaza City and Khan Yunis by Israel during the Israel–Hamas war, about 1.4 million people are believed to be sheltering in Rafah as of February 2024.

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Taylor Swift fans are putting pressure on the singer to speak out about the Israel-Hamas war ... even going as far as demonstrating at the "Eras" tour over in..
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If you're on Instagram, it's an image you will likely have seen: orderly lines of tents stretching into the distance on dusty ground, white structures in the..
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On the night of 26 May, an Israeli airstrike hit the neighbourhood of Tel al Sultan in Rafah.
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Just over two weeks ago, President Biden drew a clear red line for his "old friend Bibi".
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The southern Gazan city of Rafah has become "hell on Earth", the head of the UN agency for Palestinian refugees has said.
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There have been many potential turning points in this war, and every time Israel has remained determinedly on the path it's set: to destroy Hamas.
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The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ordered Israel to stop its military offensive in the southern Gaza city of Rafah.
Credit: Sky News - Published 5 days ago

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