9 Dec 2023

Israel-Hamas War: US criticised after veto on UN ceasefire vote

Israeli airstrikes have continued to bombard parts of the Gaza strip, as the UN chief warned that humanitarian support was now on the brink of collapse – sparking fears of “devastating” consequences for the whole region.

The death of a 25-year-old Israeli hostage has also been confirmed – after reports that a rescue operation by troops had failed.

We should warn you, there are distressing images in this report.