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New Straits Times Online
March 23, 2018
A Palestinian woman reacts as she waits for a travel permit to cross into Egypt through the Rafah border crossing after it was opened by Egyptian authorities for humanitarian cases, in the southern Gaza Strip March 23, 2018. REUTERS. By AFP - March 23, 2018 @ 10:16pm. GAZA CITY: Egypt opened its largely sealedÃâÃÂ ...
March 21, 2018
The Palestinian Ministry of Agriculture in Gaza City has accused the Israeli authorities of launching a "chemical war" on the agricultural sector in the border areas of the Gaza Strip. Wael Thabet, the general director of the Plants Protection and Quarantine Directorate at the Ministry of Agriculture in Gaza, saidÃâÃÂ ...
March 14, 2018
Several hospitals in the Gaza Strip, such as the European Gaza Hospital in Khan Yunis, and Al-Makassed Hospital in East Jerusalem had refused to perform the risky operation and transferred the case to other hospitals in Gaza and the West Bank. Abu Khater told Al-Monitor, “Mayce had a critical condition.
March 8, 2018
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The Palestinian Cabinet announced Feb. 27 in a statement it released after the end of its weekly video conference session in Ramallah and Gaza City new tax measures to increase local revenues. The statement noted that the 2018 budget amounts to $5.8 billion, with revenues ofÃâÃÂ ...
March 4, 2018
GAZA (Sputnik) - The Israeli servicemen have shot a Palestinian national at the border with Gaza Strip amid the escalation of tensions, Ashraf al-Kidra, the ... "A 59-year-old Palestinian farmer was killed by a bullet [fired by] the Israeli soldiers on the eastern outskirts of the Khan Yunis city," the source said.
March 4, 2018
... Jewish settlements and the confiscation of Palestinian land in the village of Zaytuniya, north of Ramallah, on February 23, 2018. (AFP) PALESTINE - A Palestinian farmer was killed Saturday by Israeli army fire near the Gaza Strip city of Khan Yunis, the health ministry of the Islamist movement Hamas saidÃâÃÂ ...
March 3, 2018
A Palestinian farmer has succumbed to his gunshot wounds after Israeli forces opened fire on him in the southern Gaza Strip, as the Tel Aviv regime's acts ... out between Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli forces in the village of Bil'in, situated 12 kilometers west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah,ÃâÃÂ ...
March 2, 2018
Palestinians in the southern Gaza city of Rafah receive monthly food rations from an UNRWA distribution center, January 23, 2017. ... Agreements signed in 1994 continue to constitute the framework for the main economic agreements between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, including the Gaza Strip.
March 2, 2018
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The Palestinian Ministry of Information in the Gaza Strip blocked Feb. 18 the launch of Taif TV, which would serve as a platform dedicated to women's affairs in Gaza. While the media office of the ministry said in a Feb. 18 statement on its official website that the channel had notÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — A number of university graduates protested in front of the Ministry of Labor in Gaza Feb. 18, preventing Labor Minister Mamoun Abu Shahla from entering the building. They were demanding solutions to the unemployment crisis. On Jan. 28, unemployed university graduatesÃâÃÂ ...
International Middle East Media Center
February 23, 2018
Israeli soldiers resorted, Friday, to the excessive use of force against Palestinian protesters across the occupied West Bank and the Gaza Strip, causing ... In Ramallah, in central West Bank, the soldiers attacked protester who matched in the al-Mazra'a al-Gharbiyya village, northwest of the city, marking theÃâÃÂ ...
February 18, 2018
The Israeli military has carried out a number of strikes against Palestinian positions overnight in the Gaza Strip. They came in response to a bomb attack on Saturday which wounded four Israeli soldiers. Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli tank fire in Gaza. The Israeli air force also claimed to haveÃâÃÂ ...
February 17, 2018
Manelis added that the IDF holds Hamas responsible for everything that happens in the Gaza Strip. According to Palestinian reports, Israeli warplanes struck various targets in and around Gaza City. Shortly later, Palestinian reports said Israel had carried out an additional strike on a Hamas compound,ÃâÃÂ ...
New York Times
February 11, 2018
GAZA CITY — The payday line at a downtown A.T.M. here in Gaza City was dozens deep with government clerks and pensioners, waiting to get what ... ratcheted up the pressure on Hamas, stopping its payments for fuel for Gaza's power station and to Israel for electrical transmission into the Gaza Strip.
Los Angeles Times
February 8, 2018
"So now in recent years, for the first time in history, the primary source of fish in the Gaza Strip is no longer fresh cod fish, but farmed fish on land, because there's an overfishing problem within the 3-nautical-mile limit," Munayyer said. "Many of the species the fishermen go after is beyond that mark now.".
December 31, 1999
Israeli army opened gunfire at protesters to the north and east of Beit Hanoun town, in northern Gaza Strip, seriously injuring one of them with live bullets. ... at borderline watchtowers opened gunfire at protesters who were gathering near Nahal Oz military base, at Gaza-Israel border to the east of Gaza city,ÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Kurd said the use of alternative electricity by residents of the Gaza Strip since 2006 has caused the deaths of 100 people. "The use of candles, firewood or generators has resulted in house fires that claimed the lives of children and adults alike," he said. Furthermore, the number of workers who were killedÃâÃÂ ...
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