PBS NewsHour

Israel walks back ground assault claims, urges cease-fire

Clip: 05/14/2021 | 4m 13s

Fighting has raged for a fifth day between Israeli forces and Hamas in Gaza. More than 120 Palestinians have died in Gaza, with nearly 1,000 wounded. Eight Israelis have been killed, and violence spread to the West Bank as well. Rockets were also launched at Israel from neighboring Syria, and protests sympathetic to the Palestinians erupted in Lebanon and Jordan. Amna Nawaz reports.

Aired: 05/14/21

Rating: NR

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