For years, severe pollution made swimming in the sea hazardous for people in the Gaza Strip. But internationally funded sewage treatment facilities have stepped up their operations, allowing people to enjoy safe and clean beaches again.
21 Apr 2022
The Israeli army said it was reacting to a missile it had intercepted a day before. Tensions are high between Israel and Hamas amid violence at the Al-Aqsa Mosque complex in Jerusalem.
2 Sep 2021
Israel said it is expanding Gaza's fishing zone, increasing its water supply and allowing more Palestinian traders and goods to access Israel.
14 May 2021
After amassing troops at the Gaza border, the Israel Defense Forces say they've carried out airstrikes against a vast network of Palestinian militant tunnels in Gaza City. Follow DW for the latest.
25 Dec 2019
Dozens of Christian Palestinians attend midnight mass in the Gaza Strip to celebrate Christmas.
10 Dec 2017
Hamas holds funerals for two of its gunmen, who were killed in Israeli airstrikes. The militant group had fired rockets at southern Israel from the Gaza Strip as violence continued after the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.