US President Joe Biden has said that he is convinced that one of the reasons why Hamas launched a terrorist attack on Israel was because of the recent announcement during the G-20 Summit in New Delhi on the ambitious India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor that integrates the entire region with a network of railroad. Israel has launched a massive counter-offensive against Hamas, killing over 1,500 people.
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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs recommends that Israeli citizens leave Jordan and Egypt immediately, following the raising of the travel warning to level 4, the highest. "We ask the Israelis to leave Jordan and Egypt immediately and refrain from traveling to Morocco" - The Israeli National Security Council Sources. The statement came amid ongoing Israel-Palestine war and recent Gaza Attack, which alarmed concerns for people.
The United States President Joe Biden is planning to visit Israel, amid the ongoing Israel-Palestine war. On October 17, the White House released an official statement which read, "He is coming here at a critical moment for Israel, for the region, and the world. President Biden will reaffirm the United States' solidarity with Israel." The visit of Joe Biden on October 18 is after reports of brutal killing by Hamas.
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Madhura Naik, an Indian TV actor, said her cousin sister and her husband were murdered in "cold blood" in front of their children. In a video message shared on Instagram, the Naagin actor, a Jew of Indian origin, said, "The grief and emotions my family face cannot be expressed in words. As of today, Israel is in pain and the streets are burning in flames in the wrath of Hamas."
The Delhi Police has increased security around the Israeli consulate and Chabad House. The local police stationed around the embassy in New Delhi and Chabad House, located in Chandni Chowk in central Delhi, has been directed to maintain a tight vigil.Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared that Israel's fierce offensive against Hamas in the Gaza Strip has “only started.” Meanwhile, the situation amid conflict is getting worse,… read-more
The United States has moved an aircraft carrier, ships, and jets to the eastern Mediterranean in the wake of the war between Israel and Hamas militants in Palestine. US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said that fighter jets are also likely to be sent. Palestinians evacuated after an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City on October 9. Tel Aviv formally declared war on Sunday following unprecedented large-scale attacks by Gaza-based Palestinian… read-more
A rocket exploded near a hotel in Israel's Ashkelon, barely a few kilometers from the Gaza strip, this morning as NDTV journalists were about to check-in. Air raid sirens blared and the crew ran for the basement shelter leaving their luggage behind, showing visuals underlining the horror that Israelis are facing. Several roads are barricaded. Rockets and the humming of fighter jets could be heard in the background.
Israel on October 7, declared war against Palestine's Hamas, vowing to avenge fierce rocket attack that the militants claimed was only their "first strike". The Israeli military has already launched air strikes on the blockaded Gaza Strip. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country is at war and Hamas will pay an unprecedented price. "Citizens of Israel, we are at war, with over 5,000 rockets piercing the sky toward Israel.
Ukraine has claimed to have recaptured over 20 settlements in the last 24 hours. Ukrainian troops have strategically gained control over 20 settlements which were captured by Russian troops. According to Ukraine, the Russian troops just “abandoned their positions and fled”. Ukraine has seen success in south and east including the cities of Izyum, Kupiansk and Balakliya in the weekend.
Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on August 20 stated Pakistan seeks "permanent peace" with India through dialogue since war is not an option for any country to resolve the Kashmir problem. Sharif also stated that long-term peace in the area was dependent on the resolution of the Kashmir problem in accordance with UN resolutions. The Kashmir dispute and cross-border terrorism coming from Pakistan have frequently strained relations between India… read-more
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