World Central Kitchen

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World Central Kitchen Aids Gaza, Tragedy Strikes

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Tragic news as World Central Kitchen workers are killed in Gaza strike. Learn more about this celebrity chef-founded charity's impact in the region.

World Central Kitchen, founded by renowned chef José Andrés, has been providing crucial aid in Gaza. However, tragedy struck when seven aid workers, including six from World Central Kitchen, were killed in an Israeli air strike. This devastating event has prompted the organization to pause its operations in Gaza. The Israel Defense Forces expressed condolences and are investigating the incident.

Citizens from Australia, Britain, and Poland were among those killed in the air raid. The charity, known for its food aid missions, has been a beacon of hope in conflict zones. Amid the Middle East conflict, the World Central Kitchen's presence and contributions have been deeply felt. The decision to halt operations showcases the risks faced by humanitarian workers in high-tension areas.

Amidst the tragedy, World Central Kitchen's impact remains significant. The charity's quick response to crises and dedication to feeding those in need highlight its importance. The pause in operations underscores the challenges faced by aid organizations in conflict zones. Despite the setback, the resilience and commitment of World Central Kitchen are evident.

In a show of solidarity, global support for World Central Kitchen has surged following the tragic incident. The organization's swift and effective aid distribution has garnered praise worldwide. The charity's work in crisis regions continues to make a difference, emphasizing the importance of humanitarian efforts during conflicts.

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World Central Kitchen halts operations in Gaza after strike kills staff (BBC News)

Seven World Central Kitchen aid workers have been killed in Gaza in an Israeli air strike.

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7 people, including 6 World Central Kitchen aid workers, killed by ... (CBS News)

The workers killed in Gaza were part of World Central Kitchen, a nonprofit founded by celebrity chef José Andrés​ that, according to the organization, ...

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Israeli strike kills seven World Central Kitchen workers (Aljazeera.com)

Citizens from Australia, Britain and Poland were among seven people killed in an Israeli air raid in central Gaza.

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Hagari: IDF has expressed 'sincere sorrow' to World Central Kitchen ... (The Times of Israel)

“I just spoke to WCK founder Chef Jose Anders, and expressed the deepest condolences of the Israel Defense Forces to the families and the entire World Central ...

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World Central Kitchen pauses Gaza operations after workers killed ... (Wisconsin Public Radio News)

The Israeli military said in a statement it is investigating the report “at the highest levels to understand the circumstances of this tragic incident.” In its ...

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World Central Kitchen pauses Gaza operations, saying 7 foreign aid ... (ABC News)

Four foreign aid workers in Gaza were killed Monday during an Israeli military attack, according to the World Central Kitchen.

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Middle East conflict live updates: World Central Kitchen says 7 ... (The Washington Post)

A U.S.-Canadian dual citizen was among those killed in Gaza, the food aid nonprofit said. The Israel Defense Forces said it would conduct a “thorough review ...

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Israel-Hamas war live updates: World Central Kitchen says 7 ... (NBC News)

World Central Kitchen pauses Gaza Strip operations after 7 workers killed. Iran blames Israel for strike that killed senior military commander in Damascus.

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Foreigners among World Central Kitchen staff killed in Israeli strike ... (CNN)

Foreign nationals were among seven aid workers killed in an Israeli military strike as they were delivering food to starving civilians in Gaza, according to ...

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World Central Kitchen Charity Halts Gaza Operations After Apparent ... (TIME)

An apparent Israeli airstrike killed seven aid workers, leading the World Central Kitchen to suspend delivery of vital food aid to Gaza.

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What is World Central Kitchen and how has it helped people in Gaza? (ABC News)

World Central Kitchen, the food charity founded by celebrity chef José Andrés, announced it is immediately pausing its work in the Gaza Strip after an ...

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Netanyahu says 'unintentional' Israeli strike in Gaza killed 'innocent ... (9News)

Benjamin Netanyahu has confirmed the country's forces carried out an "unintentional strike" that killed sev...

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Strike That Killed World Central Kitchen Workers Bears Hallmarks of ... (bellingcat)

Seven aid workers were killed when their convoy was hit by an Israeli airstrike overnight, as it was leaving their Deir al-Balah warehouse to deliver aid ...

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World Central Kitchen victims remembered for going 'extra mile' to ... (The Washington Post)

Soon after learning of his friend's death, Josh Phelps saw the gruesome images of an Israeli attack that World Central Kitchen said killed her and six ...

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What is World Central Kitchen, whose team was attacked by Israel in ... (Aljazeera.com)

The NGO has provided food aid in some of the world's biggest disasters and conflicts, from Haiti to Ukraine.

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World Central Kitchen halts Gaza operations after Israeli strike kills 7 ... (PBS NewsHour)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acknowledged on Tuesday that Israeli forces had carried out the "unintended strike."

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What is World Central Kitchen, the aid organization delivering food ... (PBS)

The group, which said it will make decisions about its future plans in the region soon, has been bringing desperately needed food to Palestinians in Gaza ...

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Australian World Central Kitchen aid worker 'Zomi' Frankcom's body ... (ABC News)

Israel takes responsibility for a series of air strikes that killed several aid workers, including Australian "Zomi" Frankcom, in Gaza, as the country's PM ...

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Playbook PM: Worldwide fallout after the World Central Kitchen strike (Politico)

The Israeli airstrike that killed several World Central Kitchen aid workers last night imposed new strain today on the U.S.-Israel alliance, ...

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Who were the World Central Kitchen workers killed in Gaza? (BBC News)

Seven aid workers, including foreign nationals, have been killed in an Israeli strike in central Gaza.

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Why the strike killing World Central Kitchen workers is different (Politico)

The Israeli airstrike that killed aid workers in Gaza is resonating especially in Washington national security circles for two reasons: An American was killed ...

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Aid organizations suspend operations in Gaza after World Central ... (OPB News)

Palestinians inspect a vehicle with the logo of the World Central Kitchen wrecked by an Israeli airstrike in Deir al Balah, Gaza Strip, Tuesday, April 2, 2024.

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World Central Kitchen founder José Andrés criticises Israel over aid ... (Yahoo News Australia)

World Central Kitchen (WCK) founder José Andrés says he is "heartbroken" over the deaths of aid workers in a strike by Israel - which he has urged to stop ...

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World Central Kitchen founder José Andrés criticises Israel over aid ... (BBC News)

Seven of the US-based food charity's workers were killed on Monday when leaving a warehouse in Gaza. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has acknowledged ...

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José Andrés: the chef behind Gaza food aid charity who 'moves ... (The Guardian)

Andrés and his charity World Central Kitchen accepted the challenge of delivering desperately-needed food aid to a famine-threatened Gaza in March.

Statement from President Joe Biden on the Death of World Central ... (The White House)

I am outraged and heartbroken by the deaths of seven humanitarian workers from World Central Kitchen, including one American, in Gaza yesterday.

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Deaths of World Central Kitchen workers touches off fury inside ... (CNN)

An Israeli strike in Gaza that killed seven aid workers for the non-profit World Central Kitchen has touched off fury and indignation inside the White House ...

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Israel's attack on World Central Kitchen workers is part of a pattern (Vox)

The killing of workers for the nonprofit headed by Chef José Andrés show no place in Gaza is safe, even for aid groups.

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