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Vox’s coverage of Israel, from the Israel-Palestine conflict to Israel’s elections to its relationship with the US and more. You can find more coverage of the October 7, 2023, attack on Israel here or by following Vox’s storystream of the 2023 Israel-Hamas war.

Netanyahu’s postwar “plan” for Gaza is no plan at all

The US is ready to call for a ceasefire in Gaza. Does it matter?

The looming ground assault on the last “safe” zone in Gaza

US officials are always talking about “deterring” Iran. What does that really mean?

Hospitals are supposed to be safe. Not in Gaza.

Vox podcasts tackle the Israel-Hamas war 

Israel’s dangerous escalation in Rafah, explained

Welcome to the “neomedieval era”

America is exporting more arms than ever. Here’s why.

The allegations against the UN’s Palestinian refugee relief agency, explained

The ICJ orders in South Africa’s genocide case against Israel, explained

The war in Gaza isn’t going well for Israel, but it’s far from over for Netanyahu

South Africa’s genocide case against Israel, explained

Want to understand American views on Israel? Take a look at this 1958 novel.

Behind Iraq’s call to remove US-led forces

What Houthi attacks in the Red Sea mean for global shipping — and conflict

Israel’s horrible year started long before October 7

Why sexual violence in war is so widespread — and under-covered 

The US may be flouting its own laws by sending unrestricted aid to Israel

Biden weighs a “shocking” revival of Trump’s immigration agenda

What elite universities — and their critics — get wrong about campus antisemitism

The growing global support for a Gaza ceasefire, explained

Starbucks has lost $11 billion market value, and not because of boycotts

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Why Israel has so many Palestinian prisoners

TikTok isn’t creating false support for Palestine. It’s just reflecting what’s already there.

Why we still underestimate what groups like Hamas are capable of

The return of liberal Zionism?

Can Democrats overcome their deep divisions over Gaza?

Israel’s wartime assault on the free press

The “apocalyptic” humanitarian situation in Gaza, captured by one quote

How the keffiyeh became a symbol of the Palestinian cause

Israel moves into southern Gaza after a week-long truce — and its goals are murkier than ever

Israeli settler violence against Palestinians in the West Bank, briefly explained

How Israel fractured the left and united the right

The Israel-Hamas prisoner deal was extended. What comes next?

What we know about the shooting of 3 Palestinian American college students

The controversial phrase “from the river to sea,” explained

How Qatar became a key broker in the Israel-Hamas deal

Why Israel imprisons so many Palestinians

The Israel-Hamas hostage deal, explained

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