Photos: Israel targets Rafah as dissent against Hamas grows in Gaza

By NPR Staff
Palestinians survey the destruction from an Israeli airstrike in Rafah, Gaza, on Friday, Feb. 9.
Palestinians survey the destruction from an Israeli airstrike in Rafah, Gaza, on Friday, Feb. 9.

This past week Israel rejected Hamas’ cease-fire plan, protestors again took to the streets in Tel Aviv to call for the release of hostages taken during Hamas’ Oct. 7 attack, Israel discovered tunnels under a U.N. agency’s Gaza headquarters, and dissent against Hamas in Gaza is now widespread and out in the open, voiced alongside fury with Israel.

An attack near the southern Gaza city of RafahU.S. ambassador to the U.N.

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