Israel’s secret air war in Gaza and the West Bank

Written by on November 21, 2023

Nov. 20, 2023, 11:40 PM EST

By Anna Schecter and Keir Simmons

Day and night, according to Palestinians, a sound echoes above Khan Younis, the largest city in southern Gaza. The noise isn’t the detonation of a bomb dropped by an Israeli jet. It’s the low hum of Israeli drones circling overhead. 

“They never leave the sky,” Tareq Hajjaj, a freelance Palestinian journalist, said via WhatsApp.

As civilians flee northern Gaza, the focus of international attention — and the fears . . .

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