Exclusive: Draft of Kerry’s cease-fire proposal revealed. Haaretz has obtained the document, which shows the U.S. plan would have allowed Hamas to keep its rockets while ignoring most of Israel’s security demands. Read more.
WATCH: Hillary Clinton rebuffs Jon Stewart on Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In an extended interview with comedian Jon Stewart, Hillary Clinton disagrees with Stewart’s characterization of the current state of affairs in Gaza and explains why.
For Palestinian-Americans, a summer vacation at wartime: Like their Jewish compatriots, U.S.-Palestinians spend summers with relatives in the West Bank or Israel, getting in touch with their roots, and seeing the conflict and the occupation up close. Read more.
Gaza diary: “I haven’t slept for a second as the explosions have surrounded our home… How can Israel boast of success when most casualties are women and children?” Abeer Ayyoub reports on life in Gaza during Israel’s Operation Protective Edge.