#Israel

.Gaza
An Israeli helicopter launches flares as it flies over the Israeli Gaza border on Thursday. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • The IDF sent a message to the media saying its troops were in the Gaza Strip
  • The Israeli army later said that there was an "internal communication" error
  • Over 100 people have been killed in the conflict so far

.Jerusalem, Israel
The clashes first occurred at the Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • At least 30 people have been killed in the violence, including 28 Palestinians
  • Over 200 rockets have reportedly been fired by the Islamic militant group Hamas towards Israel
  • Israel said two people were killed during a fierce volley of rocket fire on the coastal town of Ashkelon

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Israeli paramilitary border police officers stand guard (AP/PTI)

  • Putin and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for an end to fighting between Israel and Palestinians
  • Both leaders also expressed support for a two-state solution to guarantee peace
  • Guterres said the UN was "fully ready" to resume the work of the Quartet and facilitate dialogue between the two sides

.Tel Aviv, Israel
Smoke caused by Israeli airstrikes are seen at a residential building in Gaza City on Wednesday. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • In 1947, the United Nations voted to partition British-ruled Palestine into two states
  • It made Jerusalem an international zone
  • As the British mandate ended in 1948, Israel declared statehood

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Gal Gadot gained worldwide recognition for her role as 'Wonder Woman' in the DC Universe. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@gal_gadot)

  • Gal Gadot has been widely criticised for her comments on the Israel-Palestine conflict
  • She was crowned Miss Israel in 2004 
  • Gadot has spent two years in the Israel Defence Force as a soldier

.Islamabad, Pakistan
Shaniera Akram, a social activist, is married to Pakistan's legendary former cricketer Wasim Akram. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@iamShaniera)

  • Social activist Shaniera Akram, wife of Pakistan's legendary  former cricketer Wasim Akram, targeted actor Kangana Ranaut
  • "Somewhere in India there is a little tool box that is missing one rather large screw...," wrote Shaniera
  • The latest violence that started with a dispute in Jerusalem has escalated into a rocket war

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut's Twitter account was suspended permanently last week. (PTI Photo)

  • Kangana Ranaut took to Instagram to share her opinions about the ongoing Israel-Gaza attacks
  • The Queen actor supported Israel's attacks on Gaza
  • Israel and Palestine are engaged in a war-like conflict from past week

.Jerusalem, Israel
Smoke rises after an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, the Gaza Strip on Wednesday. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Israel on Thursday faced an escalating conflict on two fronts
  • It scrambled to quell riots between Arabs and Jews on its streets
  • It is also exchanging deadly fire with Hamas, the Islamist group that controls Gaza

.Tel Aviv, Israel
Gal Gadot shared that she is heartbroken to know that her country is at war.(Photo credit: AFP)

  • The Israeli actor-film producer expressed concern as the hostility between Israel and Palestine continues to escalate
  • The ‘Wonder Woman’ actor tweeted what she thought was a message of unity
  • However, she sparked an online war

.Tel Aviv, Israel
Rockets launched from Gaza Strip to Israel. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Hamas, which controls Gaza, has fired approximately 1,500 rockets since Monday
  • These had so far set off warnings in southern and central Israel
  • This is the first time alarms sounded in northern Israel