The Israeli Iron Dome proved highly effective with intercepting and shooting down Hamas rockets during skirmishes this past May.
The Trump administration's overall handling of US-Israel relations inflamed tensions in the region and undermined the US goal of a two-state solution.
Israeli media reported that at least 10 targets were struck in the Palestinian territory.
McCarthy called for Omar's removal from the House Foreign Affairs committee, adding to the GOP's latest attacks on the Minnesota lawmaker.
Omar, one of the first two Muslim women in Congress, has repeatedly had her comments on foreign affairs taken out of context by other lawmakers.
Omar says her fellow Democrats took her remarks about potential International Criminal Court investigations involving multiple parties out of context.
Heightened international interest led to a pickup in cryptocurrency donations that are facilitating Hamas' operations.
Blinken also said that one of the best ways to prevent future violence is to increase opportunities for Palestinians in Gaza.
On Sunday, Belarus intercepted a Ryanair flight from Greece to Lithuania and arrested a dissident on board.
"We have to be pro-Israel, but we have to be pro-Palestinian," Sen. Sanders said on CBS' Face the Nation Sunday.
Dror Moreh speaks with Insider about his new documentary, "The Human Factor," a look into the Mideast peace process through the eyes of US negotiators.
Democrats have underscored that the tenuous cease-fire doesn't resolve the underlying causes of the violence, and are pressuring Biden to do more.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made the comments Friday, on the first day of a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas following deadly clashes.
Israel's security cabinet voted to approve the truce. Hamas officials said the cease-fire would be "mutual and simultaneous."
Human-rights groups have accused both sides of committing what may amount to war crimes with their fighting tactics over the past 11 days.
The Israeli military said in a video that it neutralized a significant portion of the vast network of tunnels built beneath Gaza.
"The Israelis are top-notch, easily among the top five special-operations communities in the world," a former Delta Force operator told Insider.