Civilians were reportedly killed on both sides of the border as tensions in the region boiled over.
The hostages—identified as two men aged 60 and 70—were rescued as Israel struck the city of Rafah, where many civilians were sheltering.
Thousands of Palestinian families have been following all of Israel’s humanitarian orders since October. It has brought them no peace, no safety, and no homes.
A former Houthi member offered a stark warning to the U.S. after weeks of failed efforts to thwart attacks from the Iran-backed group.
Hind Rajab was missing for 12 days after a Palestinian aid group lost all contact with the rescue team sent to find her.
Over half of Gaza’s population are sheltering in the city of Rafah, which is now under threat.
The militants say they are willing to release hostages if certain conditions are met.