Palestinians line up for free food distribution during the ongoing Israeli air and ground offensive in Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Friday, Feb. 2, 2024 Credit: AP Photo/Hatem Ali

At a Glance...


  • Hamas considers plans for ceasefire deal.
  • Israeli troops fire at Palestinian medical building, killing one employee.
  • 17,000 children in Gaza are left unaccompanied by family, says UNICEF.
  • Death tolls in Gaza soar after Israeli strikes in the last 24 hours, at least 27,131 Palestinians have died.
  • Israeli military forces move south into Rafah.