The UN is to hold an emergency meeting tonight to discuss almost two weeks of fighting in Gaza that has so far cost more than 400 lives.
Jordan requested the meeting after the bloodiest day of battle so far which claimed the lives of more than 100 Palestinians and 13 Israeli soldiers.
UN General Secretary Ban Ki-moon, who is in the Middle East in a bid to help broker a ceasefire, branded the killings an "atrocious action" and called for an immediate end to the fighting.
In between the bandages, I could see the soreness of Randa’s skin. Her eyes stare out at a world which has been brutal to her.
An Israeli student has started an online campaign in an attempt to encourage respect between Jews and Arabs.
A BBC Arabic reporter was set upon by an angry Israeli bystander in the middle of a live broadcast on the situation in Gaza.