“I told the officer, ‘you want to arrest him; should I send milk and diapers with him?”
This is no “natural” disaster. It is the result of the sewer-like politics of the region, where Israel and Egypt collude, with US and EU complicity, to tighten the Gaza siege.
Hassan Hourani left behind a book of children’s stories when he drowned ten years ago.
Mousab Sarahnin’s family were shot at a moment after leaving a bus.
Atta Sabah’s mother told me he would not be the last child attacked by Israel; unfortunately, she was right.
Signed by high profile artists and politicians, the letter aims to draw attention to the plight of Palestinian children systematically abused in detention by Israeli occupation forces.
“Daud” started punching me. After a few minutes, he took out a gun and said: “I’ll murder you if you don’t confess! Out here, no one will find you. We’ll kill you and leave you here.”
In May 2013, Atta Muhammad Atta Sabah was paralyzed by an Israeli soldier who shot him when he tried to retrieve his schoolbag.
After his eighth birthday next month, Obeida Shamali will be banned from seeing his dad.
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