Month in pictures: March 2009

1 April 2009

The below photographs are a selection of images from the month of March 2009. “The month in pictures” is an ongoing feature by The Electronic Intifada. If you have images documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, or of solidarity with Palestine, please email images and captions to photos A T electronicintifada D O T net.

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Members of the British aid convoy Viva Palestina arrive in the besieged Gaza Strip with aid for Palestinians in Gaza, 10 March. (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages)

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Palestinian Bedouin children stand near their camels at sunset on the desert hills outside the West Bank city of Hebron, 10 March. (Haytham Othman/MaanImages)

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A Palestinian man collects flowers at a field in the West Bank village of Idna, north of Hebron, 30 March. (Mamoun Wazwaz/MaanImages)

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A Palestinian student looks out the window of her newly built classroom in the Gaza Strip, 15 March. (Hatem Omar/MaanImages)

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Relatives of Ali Abu Foul, a Palestinian resistance fighter killed in an Israeli attack along with one other on 31 March. (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages)

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Palestinian fishermen collect fish from their nets on a beach in Gaza City. The Israeli navy prevents Palestinians from fishing in deeper waters off the coast of Gaza, 26 March. (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages)

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Palestinians take part in a protest in Gaza City calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails, 16 March. (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages)

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Chickens sold at a market in Gaza Strip. The Israeli siege and attacks on Gaza have forced the cost of chickens to skyrocket in the Gaza Strip, 24 March. (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages)

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Israeli soldiers take positions during clashes with Palestinian youths at a demonstration against Israel’s wall in the West Bank village of Jayyous, 13 March. (Khaleel Reash/MaanImages)

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A Palestinian man rides a donkey in the West Bank village of Jayyous, 30 March. (Khaleel Reash/MaanImages)

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Palestinians in Gaza City wait to receive gasoline, which is one of the goods largely denied from entering the Gaza Strip by the Israeli siege, 14 March. (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages)

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Appointed Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad at the opening ceremony of the Presidential Guards College in the West Bank city of Jericho, 15 March. (Mustafa Abu Dayeh/MaanImages)

 

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A Palestinian protestor reacts to tear gas shot by Israeli police during a demonstration against racism in Umm al-Fahem in the northern Galilee, 24 March. (Oren Ziv/ActiveStills)