Retired Israeli general calls Netanyahu a risk to state of Israel

[ad_1] Retired Israeli general calls Netanyahu a risk to state of Israel – CBS News Watch CBS News There is disagreement in Israel over how to respond to Iran’s weekend attack as world leaders call on the Israelis to show restraint. CBS News’ Debora Patta and Samantha Vinograd have more on the dynamics in play … Read more

Congress returns from 2-week break with Ukraine aid still stalled

[ad_1] Congress returns from 2-week break with Ukraine aid still stalled – CBS News Watch CBS News Lawmakers returned to Capitol Hill on Monday after a two-week-long break with several priorities left to address, including aid to Ukraine. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion unpacks the number of issues Congress hopes to tackle. Be the … Read more

Cease-fire talks underway as groups rush aid into Gaza

[ad_1] Cease-fire talks underway as groups rush aid into Gaza – CBS News Watch CBS News A top White House official says he’s cautiously optimistic that cease-fire talks between Israel and Hamas are moving in the right direction. Chris Livesay reports on what Hamas is proposing and efforts to get more aid into the Gaza … Read more

Biden praises Schumer’s “good speech” criticizing Netanyahu

[ad_1] Washington — President Biden praised Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer’s speech that criticized Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, calling it “a good speech,” though he declined to elaborate.  Mr. Biden said Friday the White House was given advance notice of Schumer’s speech, in which the New York Democrat and highest-ranking Jewish elected official in … Read more

An up-close look at a U.S. airdrop in Gaza as residents face starvation

[ad_1] An up-close look at a U.S. airdrop in Gaza as residents face starvation – CBS News Watch CBS News The U.S. and other countries continue to deliver food into the Gaza Strip, where the United Nations says more than 500,000 people are on the brink of starvation. Ramy Inocencio embedded with U.S. troops in … Read more

Israel-Hamas cease-fire unlikely before Ramadan as Hamas delegation leaves talks, but says they’ll resume

[ad_1] Cairo — Hamas said Thursday that its delegation had left Cairo and that talks on a Gaza cease-fire and hostage release would resume next week, making it extremely unlikely that mediators will broker a deal before the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. President Biden had voiced hope, and urged both parties to strike a deal … Read more

White House intensifying calls for cease-fire in Israel-Hamas war

[ad_1] White House intensifying calls for cease-fire in Israel-Hamas war – CBS News Watch CBS News The White House is intensifying calls for a cease-fire in the Israel-Hamas war, even hosting a rival of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. … Read more