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#GazaCrisis | Fuel Crisis in Gaza: Cutting Off Life

Palestinian school children do their homework on candle light during a power cut in Gaza City on 27 March 2012. (Photo: AFP – Mohammed Abed) By: Ruqaya Izzidien | Al Akhbar | June 14, 2012 The lack of fuel is destroying local industries and making living conditions harder to bear. The hum of the domestic […]

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Narratives under siege: Overcrowded living

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures 14 December 2011 | Palestinian Center for Human Rights | ISM Muhammed Salman Abu Rashad, 45, Amna Abu Rashad, 31, and their nine children live in the Jabalia refugee camp, one of the most densely populated areas on earth. The family represent just 11 […]

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Zahhar: Living conditions of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon not acceptable

Truth does not bother “Israel”. Pushing Buttons Do. To mute. “From Tweeting until Termination” [ 09/10/2011 – 06:45 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Mahmoud Zahhar, a political bureau member of Hamas, has described as unacceptable the living conditions of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Zahhar, who was speaking during a tour of Nahr el-Bared refugee camp in […]

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Al-Walaja villagers rally to save oldest living olive tree from destruction by Israeli forces

  Monday August 15, 2011 11:33 by Saed Bannoura/Mazin Qumsiyeh – IMEMC News On Saturday August 13, 2011, a show of nonviolent popular resistance occurred in Al-Walaja village, west of Bethlehem. Protester abducted in Al-Walaja on Wednesday (image by palestine monitor) The Israeli army had mobilized in large numbers, anticipating the villagers’ weekly protest. They […]

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Living Hell in Tel Rumeida

PNN – Palestine News Network –  15.08.11 – 11:09 PNN Exclusive/ By Alessandra Bajec – The first time I visited Hebron and thereafter, I thought the Old City, with its 700 Israeli settlers living under heavy protection by the army amongst about 30,000 Palestinians, is the most insane place I have seen on earth. Until […]

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Living and Dying in The Golan Heights (Part II)

PNN – Palestine News Network –  27.06.11 – 13:11 Majdal Shams – PNN Exclusive- Victoria Delacroix- Playing games and avoiding parents is what the world revolves around at 13. Life is all about running around with friends through the narrow streets and between homes, laughing till you can’t breathe and not coming home until parents […]

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Twana Village: Living in Settler Hell

30.03.11 – 12:35- PNN – Palestine News Network Muhannad al-Adm – Hebron – PNN/Exclusive – The al-Ra’bi family lives in the village of Twana, south of Hebron in the southern West Bank, in a lasting state of panic induced by the settlers in the nearby outpost of Ma’oun, built on Twana’s land. The Twana villagers […]

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Qabha: Fatah attempts to smear Hamas leaders living abroad

[ 23/01/2011 – 11:16 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Senior Hamas official Wasfi Qabha said there are attempts by Fatah faction and its authority to distort the image of Hamas leaders abroad through fabricating lies about them. Qabha told the Palestinian information center (PIC) on Saturday that the accusations and lies made by Fatah officials […]

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Palestinian plight in southern Lebanon refugee camps

8 January 2011 Last updated at 06:23 GMT By Wyre Davies BBC News, Beirut The Sabani family lost everything when they fled the fighting in 2007 and now live in a tiny, two-roomed home in Badawi refugee camp Continue reading the main story Related stories Lebanon refugees fear for future UN urges Israel-Lebanon restraint Press […]

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Malta’s foreign minister visits the Gaza Strip

Sunday, 19 December 2010 01:00 EXCLUSIVE PICTURES Malta’s Foreign Minister, Tonio Borg, has issued a call for serious and tangible efforts to lift the blockade on the Gaza Strip. During a short visit to the Strip on Friday, he promised his country’s financial assistance for several projects operated by the United Nations Relief and Works […]

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Living conditions of Palestinian refugees worse than believed – study

Research shows refugees twice as likely than other Lebanese to live in poverty By Simona Sikimic   Wednesday, December 15, 2010 BEIRUT: Palestinian refugees in Lebanon are two times more likely to live in poverty than other Lebanese people, preliminary report findings released Tuesday have shown. The “Socio-Economic Survey of Palestine Refugees in Lebanon” is […]

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