Israeli Tanks Capture Rafah Border Crossing As Netanyahu Rejects Ceasefire Deal

Israel has begun its long-awaited Rafah operation, with IDF tanks capturing Gaza’s side of the border crossing.

Plus: Protest encampments spread across UK universities; and Ash Sarkar goes head to head with Labour’s Emily Thornberry on BBC Politics Live.

With Moya Lothian-McLean and Mike Bankole.

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