What we’re covering

  • Israel’s military said it killed dozens of Hamas fighters overnight and struck targets in northern Gaza as part of its expanded ground operations in the enclave. Israeli media showed the country’s troops atop a hotel about 2 miles into the strip.
  • The UN warns “civil order” is deteriorating in Gaza after weeks of siege and bombardment, with people breaking into warehouses to take survival essentials.
  • Shani Louk, a 23-year-old German-Israeli woman who was among the 239 hostages taken to Gaza by Hamas gunmen during the October 7 terror attack, has been found dead, the Israeli foreign ministry said.
  • The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Monday, where the United Arab Emirates will seek a resolution on a “humanitarian pause” in the fighting, sources tell CNN. The US has opposed previous calls for a ceasefire.
  • Here’s how to help humanitarian efforts in Israel and Gaza.

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