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Has Trump changed his political views on Israel's war in Gaza?

Yes and no. Trump has not taken a strong stance on the issue of the war in Gaza, so there's not much to compare previous stances to. That said, what little he has said does seem to suggest at least a ...
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Has Trump changed his political views on Israel's war in Gaza?

Are there any supporting evidence to suggest that Trump's political views on the ongoing Israel war has changed? Trump doesn't take positions. First, Trump doesn't have any real power now. So we're ...
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Has famine been officially declared in (parts of) Gaza?

Your quote in the question has the answer in there: Of the 2.2 million people in Gaza, 1.1 million are currently suffering from famine, the other 1.1 million currently are not. So currently it is half ...
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Has famine been officially declared in (parts of) Gaza?

No, the IPC has not yet declared famine (IPC Phase 5) in [northern] Gaza as a whole. That was merely their projection/forecast for the immediate future, based on their information at the time (about a ...
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Did any UN agency estimate, before the war/October, the number of food trucks that were entering Gaza per day?

At least OCHA (Office of Humanitarian assistance) did. In fact, the COGAT rebuttal of the IPC report specifically mentions that as According to OCHA's dashboard, between January and September 2023, ...
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Have any western media/politicians expressed *mea culpa* about accusing Israel of starving Gaza?

("mea culpa" is Latin for "my fault", "I am sorry") It would be very odd for a walk back of concerns, today, April 5th, right after the IDF mistakenly kills 7 aid workers ...
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Have any western media/politicians expressed *mea culpa* about accusing Israel of starving Gaza?

Frame challenge: as long as international and other organizations/NGOs like the IPC still stick to their version, I don't see outright apologies very forthcoming. The COGAT [counter-]claims are not ...
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Have any western media/politicians expressed *mea culpa* about accusing Israel of starving Gaza?

Yes, more than 800 government officials in the United States and Europe released a letter criticizing their countries' leaders for providing unconditional military and diplomatic support to Israel as ...
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Why are statements from the "Gaza Health Ministry" taken without a grain of salt?

Statistical studies There are several statistical studies, presenting conflicting opinions about the reliability of the data provided by the Gaza Health Ministry. One of the earliest ones, published ...
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How much food is currently available in Gaza?

The World Bank has reported that half of Gazans are at imminent risk of catostrophic famine. The World Health Organization has said more or less the same. Even Israel's staunchest international allies ...
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How much food is currently available in Gaza?

Let's unpack some of this. > I was surprised to find out only 32,000 people have died That works out to 1.5%-ish of the population of Gaza. That's a lot, after 6 months of war. For reference ...
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Are there any indications what the stance of a future Trump administration would be towards Gaza?

This is not meant to replace Obie's excellent answer above, but to complement it. It has recently become apparent to me, just how extremist the Republican party is on this topic. Of course, it has ...
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What reasons has Israel given for limiting food supplies to Gaza?

Has the state of Israel given any justification for any actions it has taken that affect Palestinians' access to food in Gaza? What rationale has the state of Israel given? Israeli claims Israel ...
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Are there any indications what the stance of a future Trump administration would be towards Gaza?

Trump is a big fan of war crimes, especially against Muslims. During his first term, he intervened on behalf of Special Operations Chief Eddie Gallagher, a Navy SEAL platoon leader convicted of posing ...
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Are there any indications what the stance of a future Trump administration would be towards Gaza?

I made a Trump foreign policy philosophy answer back during his first administration, and I think that same approach is best used here too. Specifically, we will use the prism of Walter Russel Mead's ...
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Are there any indications what the stance of a future Trump administration would be towards Gaza?

Additionally, Trump's administration cut all funding for UNRWA, at a time when other countries didn't, i.e. in 2018, add slashed all other aid: News that the Trump administration will end all funding ...
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