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The lost footnotes of COGAT’s latest report

Gaza Gateway | Gisha | April 25, 2013 This month, the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) published a report in English summarizing its activities over the course of 2012. The section on Gaza is comprehensive, thorough and informative, but it tells only part of the story. Gisha brings you the imagined, missing […]

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2,279 calories per person: How Israel made sure Gaza didn’t starve

Note occpal: Documents revealing media buries documents about near starvation policies – In 2010 Sabbah Report | Oct 18, 2012 Israel was forced to release ‘red lines’ document for food consumption in Gaza following legal battle. A Palestinian boy sitting behind bags of flour donated by aid agencies as part of their food assistance programs, […]

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U.N.’s Gaza flotilla report adrift at sea ~ By Sari Bashi (Gisha)

Sari Bashi (Gisha) | Friday, September 2, 2011 – 2:17 PM | Foreign Policy For months, since the contents of the report prepared by a UN panel charged with reviewing the May 2010 Gaza flotilla incident (the Palmer Report) began to appear in news media coverage, it has been clear that the report would not […]

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GISHA: Israel Can Stop Flotilla; Not Goods and Passengers

  PNN – Palestine News Network  | 23.06.11 – 11:39 Gaza -PNN- Victoria Delacroix- In a press release by GISHA- The Legal Center for Human Rights announced that after an entire year after easing the border closure on Gaza, the Israeli military is determined to stop the Freedom Flotilla II, but may be willing to […]

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Gisha Appeals Court Decision That Violates Muslim Freedom of Worship

  PNN – Palestine News Network – 20.06.11 – 12:41 Gaza – PNN – Gisha, the Legal Center for Freedom of Movement, has today appealed a court judgement which does not allow Muslims from Gaza the worship freely at Jerusalem’s holy sites.                 The State of Israel allows […]

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IMEU: Rafah: a return to the status quo?

  Laila El-Haddad, GazaMom.com, May 31, 2011 The big story of the week has been the much-acclaimed re-opening of the torturous Rafah Crossing. It had been operating intermittently, if at all, and for limited categories of people for more than 4 years now. For what seemed like eternity, the Mubarak regime, colluding with the United […]

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Gisha Releases New Animated Film “Gaza Reels” – video

PNN – Palestine News Network – 31.05.11 – 12:46 Tal Aviv – PNN – Following the opening of Rafah Crossing by Egypt last week, the Israeli legal Center for Freedom of movement – Gisha – released on Tuesday an animated film questioning common perceptions about Israel’s disengagement from Gaza and the closure of the Strip […]

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Netanyahu Mislead U.S. Congress about the EU Observers

PNN – Palestine News Network – 26.05.11 – 11:49 Gisha – If Israel Wants a Say in Passage via Rafah, it Should Permit Passage to West Bank Netanyahu Mislead U.S. Congress about the EU Observers Tal Aviv – PNN – The Israeli Legal Center for Freedom of Movement – Gisha – issued a press statement […]

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Gisha: Israeli Defense Ministry Only Allow Christian Worshippers to Leave Gaza

08.03.11 – 11:18| PNN – Palestine News Network Tal Aviv – Gisha to PNN – The Israeli Defense Ministry refuses to allow Muslim women from Gaza to enter east Jerusalem in order to pray at the Al-Aqsa Mosque but allows Christian residents of Gaza to pray at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. Archive […]

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PNN – Palestine News Network – Will Recent Changes to the Closure Policy be Enough To Build in Gaza?

21.12.10 – 10:43 Gisha – To PNN – Six months after the Israeli  Security Cabinet’s decision to “ease” the closure on the Gaza Strip, Gisha- The Legal Center for Freedom of Movement –  released on Tuesday a new position paper entitled “Reconstructing the Closure” expressing concern over restrictions on the entry of construction materials into […]

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