This detailed map of Gaza helps explain the conflict -

This detailed map of Gaza helps explain the conflict

Vox - 17 Jul 2014
Since Israel withdrew its military forces and settlers from Gaza in 2005, the relationship between the Palestinian territory and Israeli authorities has been, to say the least, fraught. This map does a great job laying out that relationship and how ...

No soldiers hurt as IED blows up on Gaza Strip border

The Jerusalem Post - 17 Mar 2018
Palestinian groups had called for 'day of rage' to mark 100 days since Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital. By Anna Ahronheim. March 17, 2018 23:58. 2 minute read. > Trump announces US moving embassy to Jerusalem · >. World leaders warn ...

Blast Hits Palestinian Prime Minister's Convoy in Gaza

New York Times - 13 Mar 2018
JERUSALEM — A roadside bomb blast in Gaza Tuesday morning damaged several vehicles in the convoy of the Palestinian Authority's prime minister, Rami Hamdallah, in what the authority called a failed assassination attempt. But the incident quickly ...

Israeli Forces Hit Gaza Terror Targets After Recent Attacks - 18 Mar 2018
Israeli planes hit several targets in Gaza early Sunday. Among the targets hit was a factory for the manufacture of missiles and weapons in northern Gaza. The IDF said in a statement that the strike was in response to recent attacks by Gaza Arab ...

Readout of the Gaza Conference at the White House (press release) - 14 Mar 2018
Yesterday, the White House hosted a conference with representatives from 20 countries, including Israel and many Arab states, to discuss solutions to the worsening humanitarian and economic conditions in Gaza. The conference, convened by White House ...

Israel destroys new Hamas tunnel in Gaza

The Boston Globe - 18 Mar 2018
JERUSALEM — The Israeli military said Sunday it destroyed a tunnel built by the Hamas militant group. Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan Conricus, a military spokesman, said the tunnel was intended to connect to an old one that Israel partly destroyed in the ...

These Gaza Students Designed A School Where They Could Feel Safe

Fast Company - 15 Mar 2018
In Gaza, the school is a first step in the foundation's larger plan to provide new opportunities for Gazan youth, including rebuilding and repairing other schools, and working on vocational training centers. But the foundation also thinks that a ...

The journey from Gaza to Oxbridge

Times Higher Education (THE) (blog) - 13 Mar 2018
When I received the Said Foundation Scholarship to the University of Oxford, I was working as a teacher in state schools in a disadvantaged area in Gaza and started to feel bored with my work and life. Many of my female colleagues who also received ...

Palestinians reject US invitation to Gaza 'stakeholder' summit - 10 Mar 2018
The Palestinian Authority (PA) has rejected an invitation by the White House to attend a Gaza "stakeholders" summit next week, a senior official of the self-government body said. Ahmad Majdalani told the Voice of Palestine radio on Friday that the PA ...

Gaza City Residents' Water Problems Worsen

EcoWatch - 15 Mar 2018
Red-faced and with his hair still wet, Hani Abu Amirah's grandson sobbed as he shuffled over to where she sat, looking out on the Mediterranean Sea from Gaza's Shati refugee camp. The boy's distress stemmed from his decision to go swimming a little ...

Hamas shuts Qatari cell provider in Gaza after convoy attack

The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - 17 Mar 2018
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza's Hamas rulers have shut the offices of a Qatari-Palestinian cellular provider in connection with its investigation into an explosion that targeted the visiting Palestinian prime minister. Hamas police spokesman Ayman ...

Gaza villagers brace for new Israeli offensive

The Electronic Intifada - 12 Mar 2018
A resident of Gaza, he can't go far. But he will go deeper inside the Gaza Strip in search of some safety, however illusory. Anywhere is safer than home for the Abu Jarads. Home is the Bedouin village of Um al-Nasser. Located in the far north and ...

Israel bombs underground Gaza complex after blast

The Daily Star - 18 Mar 2018
An Israeli tank and a military vehicle can be seen next to a security barrier near the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip, Israel March 18, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen. RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. Agencies. you've reached a subscriber-only ...

Animators with passion bring humor to digital content in Gaza

Al-Monitor - 14 Mar 2018
A shared sense of humor and a passion for cartoons and animation led three young men in Gaza City to found “Barem,” a short-lived satirical magazine. In colloquial Arabic, “barem” means “to talk about specific issues.” “Barem,” launched in 2014, was ...

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