Israeli Prime Minister rejects Hamas conditions for hostage deal, emphasizing rejection of outright surrender and insistence on full Israeli security control of west of Jordan. Israeli society faces enduring collective trauma from the war in Gaza, with a pediatrician advocating for peace activism facing opposition. Hamas issues public report justifying October 7 attacks, admitting faults but calling for halt to Israeli aggression. Family members plant trees in Israeli memorial for festival dead, symbolizing hope and growth. Suspected Israeli drone strike kills two Hezbollah members near border with Israel in Lebanon.