Yarmouk casualties rise as UN funds run out

Video shows scenes of destruction in refugee camp following bombing yesterday.

The Month in Pictures: April 2015

6 May 2015

A monthly roundup of photographs documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, and international solidarity with Palestine.

UN finds Israel killed dozens at Gaza schools but ducks call for accountability

Inquiry confirms that at least 44 Palestinians were killed and 227 injured in Israeli attacks on UN shelters during last summer’s assault on Gaza.

Video message from Gaza: We are still under the rubble

“We’re here to remind you that Gaza is still suffering from a catatrophe that is way more severe and grave than 51 days of war.”

War in Syria cuts life expectancy by twenty years -- study

Palestinians and Syrians putting their lives in hands of human traffickers in bid to reach Europe.

Uprooted by Israel, abandoned by the world: the plight of Palestine's refugees

Charlotte Silver
San Francisco
10 March 2015

Palestinians have been denied protections guaranteed to victims of war and persecution.

9,500 Palestinians still living in Gaza UN schools

Rami Almeghari
6 March 2015

“I cannot even describe how miserable our life is,” says farmer who lost everything.

Palestinian and Syrian refugees go on hunger strike in Egyptian jail

Crackdown “a result of a shift in Egypt’s foreign policy on Syria” following July 2013 coup, says monitoring group.

School near Nablus repeatedly attacked by Israel

Violent incidents against West Bank schools tripled over the past two years.

"Gaza is on the verge of collapsing," aid monitors say

Sarah Levy
9 February 2015

Palestinians in Gaza launch aid monitoring group in response to lack of international aid to rebuild more than 100,000 homes.


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