Amanpour and Company

The Skies Over Israel and Gaza Are Quiet, For Now

Clip: 05/21/2021 | 2m 31s | Video has closed captioning.

For the first time in 11 days, the skies over Israel and Gaza are quiet. But on the ground, the big thorny issues remain – indeed, hours after the ceasefire took effect, we saw new clashes at the Al Aqsa Mosque compound. More than 200 people – mostly Palestinians – have been killed since fighting began last week, but both sides are claiming victory today. Now the world is holding its breath.

Aired: 05/21/21

Rating: NR

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