Israelis mark 6 months since Hamas attacks in southern Israel

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A woman carrying a poster of person kidnapped on Oct. 7 during the cross-border attack by Hamas militants, walks past a poster depicting Israeli hostage Noa Argamani, 26, center, before a protest in Jerusalem, Sunday, April 7, 2024.

Hamas’ deadly attacks on southern Israel on Oct. 7 left an estimated 1,200 people dead and 250 taken as hostages. Most of the world first saw the terrifying videos and images from the Nova music festival. We hear from witnesses who bore the brunt of these attacks and how they feel today. And, Israel is still planning to attack the southern Gaza city of Rafah, which borders Egypt. Nearly half of Gaza’s 2.3 million residents have been pushed there to take shelter as Israel continues to strike hard against Hamas. Also, a total solar eclipse makes its way across Mexico, the US and Canada on Monday. The city of Mazatlan, on the Pacific coast of Mexico, was the first place in continental North America on the path of totality, and more than half a million people traveled there to see it. Plus, Brazil’s Kamilla Cardoso is named “most outstanding player” of NCAA tournament.


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