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Egyptian mediators hold talks to firm up Israel-Hamas truce

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Egyptian mediators held talks Saturday to firm up an Israel-Hamas cease-fire as Palestinians in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip began...

US commander says more work needed to counter small drones

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BAGHDAD — A month after an explosives-laden drone targeted U.S. forces at an Iraq base, the top American commander for the Middle East says...

Palestinians claim victory as Gaza truce faces early test

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Palestinians rallied by the thousands early Friday after a cease-fire took effect in the latest Gaza war, with many...

On the sidelines, Hezbollah looms large over Gaza battle

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BEIRUT — Ever since their last war in 2006, Israel and Lebanon’s powerful Hezbollah militia have constantly warned that a new round between them...

Burkina Faso’s unofficial truce with jihadis may be fraying

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DJIBO, Burkina Faso — When the jihadis started coming to the town in northern Burkina Faso just to buy food — and not kill...

EXPLAINER: What was the outcome of the latest Gaza war?

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JERUSALEM — A cease-fire took effect Friday after 11 days of heavy fighting between Israel and Gaza's militant Hamas rulers that was ignited by...

EXPLAINER: How did Hamas grow its arsenal to strike Israel?

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — In this fourth war between Israel and Gaza’s Hamas rulers, the Islamic militant group has fired more than 4,000...

Mediating in Gaza conflict, Egypt seeks broader influence

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CAIRO — Egypt is trying to prove itself to the world once again as an indispensable mediator as it rushes to broker a cease-fire...

AP Interview: Hamas official says ‘no shortage of missiles’

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BEIRUT — A senior Hamas official said in an interview Thursday that he expects a cease-fire between the group’s Gaza branch and Israel within...

Israel unleashes strikes after vowing to press on in Gaza

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Israel unleashed a wave of airstrikes across the Gaza Strip early Thursday, killing at least one Palestinian and wounding...