A Palestinian youth sits in front of a charred building as a fire rages through its interior, following Israeli airstrikes in Gaza City s al-Rimal district on October 10, 2023. AFP
They said Egyptian authorities have contacted Israel and the United States to secure humanitarian corridors in Gaza amid Israel’s unrelenting bombardment of the strip.
Both the official and the aid worker spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief journalists.
The efforts came as Israel sealed it off from food, fuel, and other supplies to over 2 million people in Gaza in retaliation for a bloody incursion by Hamas militants.