The US has supplied Israel with a large quantity of weapons, including bunker buster bombs, for its military operations in Gaza.
Why it matters
The significant US military support for Israel's operations in Gaza is a contentious and globally significant issue.
What the papers say
The South China Morning Post emphasizes the devastating impact of the weapons on the Palestinian people, while Al Jazeera highlights the large number of casualties in Gaza. Axios focuses on the US military support for Israel and the lack of transparency around arms transfers.
How we got here
The conflict between Israel and Hamas in Gaza has resulted in a high number of casualties, with the US providing substantial military support to Israel.
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Israel, formally known as the State of Israel, is a country in Western Asia, located on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
The United States of America, commonly known as the United States or America, is a country mostly located in central North America, between Canada and Mexico.
The Gaza Strip, or simply Gaza, is a self-governing Palestinian territory on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, that borders Egypt on the southwest for 11 kilometers and Israel on the east and north along a 51 km border.