Middle East

  • Palestinian protesters take cover during clashes with Israeli troops at a demonstration against the Israeli offensive in Gaza, near the Israeli settlement of Bet El, near Ramallah, West Bank, July 25, 2014. 
  • Israeli soldiers run during clashes with Palestinian protesters at a demonstration against the Israeli offensive in Gaza, near the Israeli settlement of Bet El, near Ramallah, July 25, 2014. 
  • An Israeli army officer gives explanations to journalists during an army organized tour in a tunnel said to be used by Palestinian militants for cross-border attacks, July 25, 2014. 
  • Palestinians take cover during clashes with Israeli soldiers following a protest against the Israeli military action in Gaza, at an area near the Beit El Jewish settlement and the West Bank city of Ramallah, July 25, 2014. 
  • An Israeli soldier aims his gun at Palestinian protesters during clashes in Hawara village near the West Bank city of Nablus, July 25, 2014. 
  • Smoke and flames are seen following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, July 25, 2014.
  • Palestinians look at a damaged vehicle amid debris in an area hit by an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, July 24, 2014.
  • Palestinian volunteers donate blood at the blood bank of Ramallah Hospital in the West Bank, July 25, 2014.
  • Smoke from an Israeli strike rises over the Gaza Strip, July 25, 2014.
  • Palestinians carry the body of Mohammed al-Araj during his funeral in the Qalandia refugee camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah, July 25, 2014.
  • Relatives and friends of Israeli soldier Daniel Pomerantz, who was killed during fighting in Gaza, mourn during his funeral in Kfar Azar, near Tel Aviv, July 24, 2014.
  • Israeli soldiers carry the flag-draped coffin of their comrade Daniel Pomerantz, who was killed during fighting in Gaza, at his funeral in Kfar Azar, near Tel Aviv, July 24, 2014.

Images from Israel, Gaza and the West Bank

Published July 25, 2014


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