Israel-Hamas hostilities continue into 10th day May 19, 2021

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Top of The World — our morning news roundup written by editors at The World.Subscribe here. Israel-Hamas As pressure grows to negotiate an end to the conflict between Israel and Hamas, Palestinians in the Gaza Strip again woke up to new airstrikes that killed at least six people early Wednesday. Hamas has continued its retaliation from Gaza, firing rockets at Israeli cities. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has said Israel’s campaign amounts to war crimes. More than 200 Palestinians have been killed in airstrikes, including over 60 children, according to the Gaza Health Ministry. India With the …



Top of The World: As pressure grows to negotiate an end to the conflict between Israel and Hamas, Palestinians in the Gaza Strip again woke up to new airstrikes. And, India reported a grim new record Wednesday with more coronavirus deaths in a single day than any other country at any time during the pandemic. Also, EU officials have agreed on Wednesday to measures that would ease travel restrictions for fully vaccinated people