Palestinian militants fired rockets from Gaza into Israel on Tuesday.
Gaza has been effectively cut off from the outside world since Hamas took over more than 12 years ago. The situation is especially difficult for young people, as DW’s Tania Krämer reports from Gaza City.
Egypt has temporarily reopened Rafah border crossing point with the Gaza Strip.
Palestinian militants have carried out their most intensive shelling of Israel since 2014.
A Palestinian is killed when a part of Israel’s fortifications on the Gaza border blew up.
Gaza militants fired rockets at Israel on Saturday drawing retaliatory Israeli air strikes on Hamas sites, a few days after the area’s most intense fighting in years.
The Israel-Gaza border fell quiet on Wednesday under a de facto ceasefire after the most intense flare-up of hostilities between Palestinian militants and Israel since a 2014 war.
Israeli aircraft destroyed a boat moored in Gaza city early yesterday, local residents said. There were no reports of casualties.
Israel’s defense minister rejects calls for an inquiry into the killing of 15 Palestinians by the military during a demonstration.
Israeli jets pounded Hamas positions in Gaza overnight after Palestinians staged a cross-border raid into southern Israel.
The Islamist group Hamas urges Palestinians to launch a new uprising against Israel.
Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah sign an agreement on ending a decade-long split following talks mediated by Egypt in Cairo.