Israel's UN ambassador has defended the country's actions, after it came under fire for launching a ground offensive in Gaza.
Ron Prosor told reporters at the United Nations: "We are trying to defend the people of Israel. We have no war with the people of Gaza [...] Once again today, Israel agreed to a ceasefire. This is the third time that Israel accepted and Hamas rejected".
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.