November 14, 2023

Armed conflicts and attacks

Israel–Hamas war

Seven Palestinians are killed in an Israeli raid in Tulkarm in the occupied West Bank. (Al Arabiya)

2023 Israeli invasion of the Gaza Strip

Siege of Gaza City

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that "the IDF have completed the encirclement of Gaza City". Defense Minister Yoav Gallant also says that Hamas has "lost control" of Gaza City as Israeli troops capture the city's municipal buildings. (The Jerusalem Post) (CNN)

Red Sea crisis

The IDF intercepts a surface-to-surface missile launched from Yemen over the Red Sea. (Al Arabiya)

Mali War

The Malian Armed Forces recapture the town of Kidal from Tuareg separatist forces, according to junta leader Assimi Goïta. (AFP via France 24)

Myanmar civil war

The Arakan Army claims that nearly 40 positions in Rakhine State have been abandoned by the military. (The Irrawaddy)

Operation 1027

The Chin National Army says that it has successfully captured the border town of Rikhawdar in Chin State. (The Irrawaddy)

India deports 39 Myanmar Army soldiers who abandoned their positions and fled across the border into Mizoram. The soldiers were disarmed by the Assam Rifles before being sent back to Myanmar by helicopter. (The Hindu)

Operation 1107

Heavy fighting is reported in Loikaw, the capital of Kayah State, as Karenni rebel groups attempt to capture the city from the military. (The Irrawaddy)

Disasters and accidents

Six people are killed and eighteen others are injured in a crash between a semi-trailer and a charter bus on Interstate 70 in Licking County, Ohio, United States. (The Columbus Dispatch)