(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on ABC's "This Week" that Thursday's cease-fire between Israel and Hamas was "critical" to putting the United States in a position "to make a pivot to building something more positive," placing a heavy emphasis on the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Gen. Frank McKenzie, the top U.S. general in the Middle East, said he is closely monitoring the conflict between Israel and Hamas in case it widens into Lebanon. McKenzie, who is overseeing the withdrawal of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, also said that he... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House on Tuesday continued to insist private, diplomatic conversations were the best way the United States could help broker an end to fighting between Israel and Hamas, and despite saying the day before President Joe Biden supported a cease-fire, it... Read More.
(JERUSALEM) -- Even the moments of quiet in Gaza City come with their own psychological toll. "They're so precious," Najla, who did not provide her surname for safety reasons, a Palestinian humanitarian worker in the city, told ABC News. "But at the same time, they're... Read More.