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Response to the call to flee Hamas: “We will die, we will not leave”

Response to the call to flee Hamas: “We will die, we will not leave”

The Israeli army called on all civilians to leave Gaza City. They should go to the south of the Palestinian territories. However, Hamas is resisting the call to evacuate and is calling on people to stay. Two more Austrians died Civilians in Gaza are between death and escape The Israeli army called on all civilians […]

Response to the call to flee Hamas: “We will die, we will not leave”

Response to the call to flee Hamas: “We will die, we will not leave”

The Israeli army called on all civilians to leave Gaza City. They should go to the south of the Palestinian territories. However, Hamas is resisting the call to evacuate and is calling on people to stay. Two more Austrians died Civilians in Gaza are between death and escape The Israeli army called on all civilians […]

Two AUA planes landed with people evacuated from Israel

Two AUA planes landed with people evacuated from Israel

The first AUA plane landed at Vienna-Schwechat Airport on Thursday afternoon, with a slight delay, and 176 people were evacuated from Israel. After the attack on Israel by Hamas terrorists, passengers experienced the comfort of having a safe ground under their feet again. A mother who got married in Ashkelon, in the southern region of […]

Israeli parliament approves emergency government

Israeli parliament approves emergency government

The Israeli parliament approved the formation of an emergency government by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and opposition politician Benny Gantz. Israeli media reported this on Thursday evening. Netanyahu has previously offered cooperation to the opposition in times of war. Besides Gantz, four more members of the opposition are expected to join the government. The agreement […]

US Secretary of State Blinken visited Israel

US Secretary of State Blinken visited Israel

After the surprise terrorist attack by Hamas, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken promised full support to Israel in the fight against the Palestinian organization. “We will always be with you,” he said during a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Tel Aviv on Thursday. Blinken reported that at least 25 US citizens […]

Karner stands behind police after Palestinian demonstration

Karner stands behind police after Palestinian demonstration

Interior Minister Gerhard Karner (ÖVP) defended the careful use of Vienna police at the pro-Palestinian demonstration on Wednesday evening, which was effectively banned. At the press conference he held, he pointed out that an “impressive solidarity rally” for Israel was held near Ballhausplatz and that it was important to ensure that it was safe and […]

Israel attacked airports in Syria

Israel attacked airports in Syria

According to Syrian state media, Israel attacked airports in the cities of Damascus and Aleppo. Syrian state television reported on Thursday that the “Israeli aggression” was directed at the country’s two main airports. These have now ceased their activities. The attacks took place against the background of war between Israel and the radical Islamist Palestinian […]

Israel attacked airports in Syria

Israel attacked airports in Syria

According to Syrian state media, Israel attacked airports in the cities of Damascus and Aleppo. Syrian state television reported on Thursday that the “Israeli aggression” was directed at the country’s two main airports. These have now ceased their activities. The attacks took place against the background of war between Israel and the radical Islamist Palestinian […]

Civilians in Gaza are torn between death and escape

Civilians in Gaza are torn between death and escape

They have no electricity, no water and no food: Eyewitnesses in the Gaza Strip describe desperate scenes in the area following Israeli army airstrikes. Driving a car is no longer imaginable, says Tahani Jaber. That’s why he was traveling on foot. He left his children to his mother. She says her baby, who has a […]

Survivors in Israel speak out about fear

Survivors in Israel speak out about fear

Der 19-jährige Israeli Noam Cohen dachte, er sei nach einem Massaker der islamistischen Hamas in Sicherheit. Doch der enge Schutzbunker, in dem er sich mit rund zwei Dutzend Festival-Besuchern versteckte, wird zur Todesfalle. “Uns wurde klar, hier wollten die Terroristen uns haben, völlig ausgeliefert”, sagt Cohen. Mehrere Granaten seien in den randvollen Bunker geworfen worden. […]