Israel is continually attacking on the Gaza Strip since Monday have killed 139 people, including 39 children, Palestinian militants launched rockets in return amid violence in the West Bank. Israel’s air force targeted the 13-floor Jala Tower housing Qatar-based
Separately, media watchdog Reporters Without Borders asked the International Criminal Court to investigate Israel’s bombing of a building housing the media organizations as a possible war crime.
Tala, a schoolgirl in Gaza, was already in trauma therapy provided by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) when she was killed two weeks ago by Israeli airstrikes around her family home. Aged just 13 she had lived through the aftermath of three wars between
A smashed goldfish bowl, panicked birds in a cage, scores of animals needing treatment. The loss or injury of treasured pets has added to the grief and trauma of Gaza residents after last month's deadly situation.
The Al Kawlaks, a family of four generations living next door to each other in downtown Gaza City, were utterly unprepared for the inferno. Like others, they were terrified by the heavy bombing in Israel’s fourth war with Gaza’s Hamas rulers that began May 10.
For decades, it was the place to go for books in the blockaded Gaza Strip, from school texts to the Quran to Arabic translations of European literary classics.
Every day Ammar Abu Shamalla adds a little colour to drab routine life in Gaza, loading up his camper van with pictures he displays and sells in the Palestinian territory's streets and markets.
Palestinian artist Etaf al-Najili took this opportunity of the ceasefire that was announced, to use the broken walls of Gaza as her canvas.
Palestinian graffiti artist Belal Khaled who has made a mark in the city of Gaza, with his impeccable designs and intricate Arabic calligraphy, has now chosen explosive material as his canvas.
Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney, who has represented Ireland on the UN Security Council in debates on Israel, supported the motion, and condemned what he described as Israel's "manifestly unequal" treatment of the Palestinian people.