Aya Batrawy appears in the following:
Thursday, February 29, 2024
The health ministry says soon the death toll will reach 30,000 people — many of them women and children. But officials say the actual number is much higher.
Monday, February 26, 2024
A baby in Gaza City died after going days without milk, a civil defense team says, as aid agencies warn of the risk of famine unless Israel permits much more aid to enter the besieged territory.
Friday, February 23, 2024
Negotiations toward a ceasefire in Gaza are progressing as Israel's prime minister sets a post-war vision. Negotiators from the U.S., Israel, Egypt and Qatar are to meet in Paris to discuss a deal.
Thursday, February 22, 2024
The Gaza war has created a crisis for Egypt, with hundreds of thousands of Palestinian refugees huddled against its border, facing a looming assault from Israeli forces.
Tuesday, February 20, 2024
More than half of Gaza's population has sought shelter in the southern region of Rafah across from Egypt's border. Israel warns of an impending ground invasion there if hostages aren't freed by Hamas.
Monday, February 12, 2024
A girl in Gaza's pleas for help were heard around the world, but over the weekend the Palestinian Red Crescent confirmed the child was killed along with an ambulance crew that tried to rescue her.
Friday, February 02, 2024
The ties between Israel and Egypt have long been underpinned by security coordination, but tensions are mounting over concerns Israel may try to take control of Gaza's border with Egypt.
Wednesday, January 31, 2024
NPR visits an emergency hotline center in the West Bank assisting first responders in the Gaza Strip.
Thursday, January 25, 2024
A woman in Gaza reflects on what she has lost since Israel went to war against Hamas.
Monday, January 22, 2024
A Palestinian-American teenager was killed by Israeli gunfire in the West Bank. Israeli authorities are investigating the circumstances.
Friday, January 19, 2024
Israeli authorities permitted a rare anti-war protest in Tel Aviv. It drew several hundred people who called for an end to the fighting in Gaza, reflecting some of the divisions in Israel.
Sunday, January 14, 2024
Since Israel's war with Hamas began in Gaza almost 100 days ago, more than 1 percent of the population has been killed. Most of the dead are women and children, according to Gaza health officials.
Friday, January 05, 2024
Hundreds of thousands of displaced women in Gaza are not only struggling to survive Israeli bombardment, but also have to contend with private struggles trying to find washrooms and pads.
Tuesday, December 26, 2023
A medical worker who recently left Gaza describes the difficulties treating children who've lost limbs and face hopelessness.
Friday, December 22, 2023
Qatar's ties to Hamas are controversial but useful. A top Qatari official tells NPR why the Gulf Arab state hosts senior Hamas figures and why Gaza is a policy priority.
Sunday, December 17, 2023
Egypt's president most likely won a third term in office last week. We talk to voters about what's on their minds.
Sunday, December 03, 2023
COP 28 is now underway in the United Arab Emirates. Some critics question the choice to hold the UN Climate Conference in one of the world's leading oil producing countries.
Saturday, December 02, 2023
Analysis of the motivations — and implications — of the United Arab Emirates, a top producer of oil, hosting this year's United Nations climate summit.
Thursday, November 30, 2023
The conference, known as COP28, opened in Dubai on Thursday. Questions focus on whether real action will be taken to slow global warming, and on the host country as a major oil producer.
Wednesday, November 29, 2023
A Gaza woman describes the fear of living under airstrikes, and her attempts to keep her children safe.