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Human Rights

Will the siege on Gaza finally be lifted?

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Jerusalem
26 November 2012

Hamas and Israel are supposed to negotiate the opening of crossings under the terms of their ceasefire accord.

Bedouins treated as "invisible citizens" vow to remain in Galilee

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
the Galilee
26 November 2012

Palestinian Bedouin residents of Ramiya are being pressured by the Israeli government to leave their ancestral lands and relocate.

Journalists demand UN probe into why Israel targeted them in Gaza

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Ramallah
25 November 2012

Human rights activists denounce Israeli spokesman Mark Regev’s attempts to justify attacks on media offices.

“United in resistance,” Palestinians in Gaza remain steadfast

Joe Catron
Gaza City
22 November 2012
Thousands fled their homes in the north of Gaza but some stayed behind.

Father and two sons among 162 slain by Israel in Gaza

Mohammed Omer
Gaza City
22 November 2012
More than half of those injured were women and children.

Anger rises in West Bank as Israel kills protesters

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Ramallah
21 November 2012

Many arrested as residents of the West Bank demonstrate their solidarity with people of Gaza.

Women, children main victims of attack, says Gaza hospital

Gaza Strip
20 November 2012

Nurses in Gaza’s main hospital say it’s more difficult to cope with this attack than Operation Cast Lead.

“It’s our responsibility” to document Israel’s violations, say Gaza human rights defenders

Joe Catron
Gaza City
20 November 2012

Al-Mezan and the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights struggle to document the rising death toll.

“We will not fear their strikes”: Gaza journalists defiant after Israeli attack on media center

Rami Almeghari
Gaza Strip
18 November 2012

Despite Israeli air strikes on their buildings, Palestinian journalists in Gaza are defiant, and say they will continue to report.

Amid relentless Israeli bombing, Gaza families huddle together hoping for safety

Rami Almeghari
Gaza City
18 November 2012

The constant sound of bombs is taking its toll on Palestinian children in Gaza.

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