Israel Latest: Netanyahu Vows to Stay On; Targets Hit in Lebanon

October 31, 2023

Most Read from BloombergA top Israeli official said aid flows to Gaza are poised to increase as concern mounts over the humanitarian situation. Israeli forces also raided a West Bank city, exchanged fire with Hezbollah across the Lebanese border and conducted airstrikes on targets in Syria and Lebanon. Story continuesThe package separates the Israel aid from a broader Biden emergency funding request that includes assistance for Ukraine and Taiwan. It also leaves out humanitarian assistance for civilians in Gaza and Israel that the White House requested. Netanyahu Says He Won’t Quit, Rules Out Cease-Fire (7:45 p.m.)Netanyahu dismissed calls for his resignation over his handling of the Hamas attacks and ruled out a cease-fire in the three-week-old conflict.