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The Closure Continues – Report on the Impact of the Israeli Closure of Gaza

Thursday June 20, 2013 00:25 by Palestinian Center for Human Rights – PCHR A Report on the Impact of the Israeli Closure on the Gaza Strip (01 January – 31 December 2012) This report is issued in the context of the closure policy imposed by the Israeli authorities on the Gaza Strip, which has been […]

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#REPORT | The Humanitarian Impact of the Barrier | July 2012

New Report by UN OCHA | July 2012 QuickFacts The Barrier consists of concrete walls, fences, ditches, razor wire, groomed sand paths, an electronic monitoring system, patrol roads, and a buffer zone. The Barrier’s total length (constructed and projected) is approximately 708 km, more than twice the length of the 1949 Armistice (‘Green’) Line, which […]

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Memories of violence haunt Gaza children

Most of them spending sleepless nights Image Credit: AFP | Wounded Palestinian children receive medical attention at a hospital in Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip on Monday, following an Israeli air raid. By Ahmad Najjar, Correspondent Published: 00:00 March 18, 2012 | Gulfnews Gaza: While a fragile truce between Palestinians and Israelis that […]

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Quds 5: Libya to provide Gaza’s medical needs

[ 22/01/2011 – 03:41 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Gaza Prime Minister Ismail Haneyya hosted the Libyan Quds 5 convoy at the Legislative Council noon Saturday. He praised Libya for its support of the Palestinian cause and tremendous efforts in breaking the four-year economic blockade Israel has imposed on the Gaza Strip. “The Libyan delegation […]

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QNA | News | UN Official Cites Devastating Impact Of Israeli Demolitions on Palestinian Children

Article Date: 21:32 2010/12/23 Article ID: 0081 West Bank, December 23 (QNA) – A senior United Nations official Thursday condemned the demolition of two refugee homes in East Jerusalem, stressing in particular the trauma caused to Palestinian children forced to witness their homes being destroyed. “These condemnable acts have a devastating impact,” Barbara Shenstone, the […]

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