Humanitarian aid


Israel-Gaza War
Army Radio: Gallant not informed of IDF decision on humanitarian pause

According to Army Radio reporter Doron Kadosh, Defense Minister was not informed and did not approve of the decision to announce an 11-hour tactical pause to ensure the flow humanitarian aid in the southern Gaza Strip.

Avi Woolf, JFeed Staff | 16.06.24

Israel-Gaza War, Bezalel Smotrich

Smotrich: The Prime Minister doesn't want to impose an IDF occupation of Gaza on Gallant

Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich also attacked the General Staff this morning regarding its decision to have a daily humanitarian pause. 

Liran Vainshtain, JFeed Staff | 16.06.24

USA, Israel-Gaza War

U.S. Military temporarily moves humanitarian pier from Gaza amid safety concerns

Uncertainty and challenges for Gaza's humanitarian pier amid operational setbacks.

Gila Isaacson | 16.06.24

Israel-Gaza War

IDF Spokesperson: IDF not stopping Rafah and Khan Yunis operations

The IDF made this statement following claims it was declaring daily pauses to operations to allow the movement of aid to civilians.

Avi Woolf | 16.06.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

US temporary aid pier back on Gaza shore after repairs

The pier had suffered damage and some of its stabilizing boats detached after stormy waters.

Avi Woolf | 07.06.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

Report: Discussions being held to give Palestinians control of Rafah crossing

A senior Palestinian source told the AWP agency that discussions are being held to hand over Rafah crossing to Palestinian control, "to ease the entry of goods and humanitarian aid into the Strip and the movement of people to and from it."

JFeed Staff | 26.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

IDF Spokesperson in Arabic: Number of aid trucks into Gaza Strip doubled since last week

IDF Spokesperson in Arabic Avichai Adraee reports that the number of trucks passing through Erez West and Kerem Shalom crossing were double that of last week.

Avi Woolf | 26.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

Report: A-Sisi agrees to Biden's request for temporary transfer of aid via Kerem Shalom until permanent solution found

According to an Egyptian source, the aim of this aid is to reduce the shortages in the Gaza Strip until Israel withdraws from the Rafah crossing in favor of a PA contingent.

Avi Woolf | 25.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

WSJ: US Gaza pier damaged due to choppy waters

Two of the four boats stabilizing the pier detached and ended up on the shore near Ashdod. US sources say the pier is still operational despite the damage.

Avi Woolf | 25.05.24

Humanitarian Aid

Smotrich reveals: Goods entered Gaza contrary to the cabinet's decision

Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich is demanding a clarification from the Prime Minister and the war cabinet about the resumption of trade between PA-controlled territories and Gaza contrary to the cabinet's decision.

JFeed Staff | 16.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

Tzav Tesha protest movement says it's not done yet

The movement, which disrupts or tries to block aid going into Gaza while there are still hostages, says it intends to keep going: "The nation has awoken and is unwilling to supply goodies to Nukhba terrorists at the expense of our hero fighters."

JFeed Staff | 16.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

Israel says floating pier ready; aid to start entering within a few days

While the pier itself was put together at Ashdod, the IDF's engineering unit worked with COGAT to make the needed preparations on land.

Avi Woolf | 16.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

Egypt hits back, saying Israel is responsible for the humanitarian crisis 

The Egyptian Foreign Minister made this statement following Foreign Minister Katz's claim that the key to resolving the humanitarian crisis in Gaza was in Egyptian hands.

Liran Vainshtain, Avi Woolf, JFeed Staff | 14.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

FM Katz: Key to preventing Gaza humanitarian crisis now in Egypt's hands

Minister Katz said he spoke with the British and German Foreign Ministers on the importance of getting Egypt to open the Rafah crossing to aid on the Egyptian side.

Avi Woolf | 14.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

Blinken demands Egypt open Rafah crossing to humanitarian aid

The Secretary of State spoke with the Egyptian Foreign Minister, demanding he open the Rafah border crossing to humanitarian aid and added that the flow of aid needed to be expanded both at Rafah and Kerem Shalom.

Avi Woolf, JFeed Staff | 14.05.24

Israel-Gaza Strip

Watch: IDF opens new "Western Erez" crossing to allow more humanitarian aid into northern Gaza

The decision comes amid ever increasing pressure by the United States to allow more aid for Gazan civilians.

Avi Woolf | 12.05.24

Israel-Gaza War

Hamas attacks Kerem Shalom crossing - again

This time, both projectiles detected by the IDF were intercepted and no damage caused.

Avi Woolf | 12.05.24

Israel-Gaza War

IDF: Hamas attack on Kerem Shalom falls short

The attack came hours after the crossing was declared open for humanitarian aid.

Avi Woolf | 08.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Humanitarian Aid

UN Watch: UNRWA chatrooms reveal theft and resale of humanitarian aid by UNRWA employees

Three chat rooms operated by and for UNRWA reveal multiple reports of theft of aid by UNRWA employees, including quite senior ones.

Avi Woolf | 08.05.24

Israel-Gaza War

Sirens heard at Kerem Shalom crossing hours after being declared open

The Kerem Shalom crossing had been opened at American insistence despite being the site of a deadly Hamas attack days before.

JFeed Staff | 08.05.24