Israel’s street war with Hamas

The number of U.S. citizens who have died in the Israel-Palestinian war has risen to 22, a White House official said Wednesday.White House National Security Spokesman John Kirby said he did not have details on where exactly the Americans were killed. He said there are at least 17 missing, and of those a handful are believed to be held hostage.The Biden administration said there are talks to create a safe corridor for civilians, echoing a call from the U.N. World Food Programme to create emergency humanitarian corridors.