Gaza Strip

"I draw for Gaza": the defiant art of Haneen Nofal

Rawan Yaghi
14 October 2014

Depicting characters that were both proud and weary, the 23-year-old captured the mood during Israel’s summertime offensive.

Prominent Israeli settler rabbi calls for "cleansing" of Palestinians

Rabbi Dov Lior’s latest comments are part of a long history of racist and anti-Palestinian incitement to violence.

Watch: Gaza artists respond to Israel's war

Linda Paganelli
29 September 2014

Mohammed Al Hawajri, Raed Issa and Dina Matar on objects and memory, and home and resistance.

Palestinian Authority arrests two journalists for Facebook posts

Palestinian journalists are stuck between Israel’s brutal occupation and an increasingly repressive Palestinian Authority in the West Bank.

Israel exploring ways to "lower birthrate" of Bedouins, says minister

Yair Shamir’s latest comments are part of a long history of anti-Palestinian racism among Israeli politicians.

Israel tortures prisoners captured in Gaza invasion

Joe Catron
Gaza City
17 September 2014

Two dozen Palestinians from Gaza remain in Israeli detention; captors have threatened to rape the men’s wives.

Palestinian Bedouin homes demolished by Israel

More than eight months after Israel cancelled a plan to displace tens of thousands of Palestinian Bedouins, housing demolitions continue without pause.

Anti-Semitism watchdog CST "abusing" mandate to defend Israel

The Community Security Trust, a UK charity which records and combats anti-Semitism, claims that the boycott of Israel is worse than a recent spike in anti-Semitic incidents.

UK's student union condemns Israel, calls for boycott

The executive council of the National Union of Students issued “a powerful united statement” in solidarity with Palestine Monday.

Israel “wipes out” Gaza ice cream factory that stored vital medicines

Rami Almeghari
Deir al-Balah
2 August 2014

Essential medicines the factory was storing for the Palestinian Red Crescent Society were destroyed along with the life’s work of the family that built and ran the facility.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Gaza Strip