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Palestinian citizens of Israel carry out surgeries in Gaza

For the first time, doctors from the Palestinian territories occupied in 1948 performed kidney transplant operations in the Gaza Strip. Dr Abed Khalayleh, Director of the Organ Transplantation Unit at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital, and Dr Samer Diab, a Vascular … Continue reading

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Cancer patient dies after Israel blocks treatment

treatment Aseel Mousa The Electronic Intifada 31 January 2023 Ambulance drivers stage a protest last August at the Erez checkpoint to demand free passage for patients. Ashraf Amra APA images Mahmoud al-Kurd, 45, from Deir al-Balah in the central Gaza … Continue reading

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The Water is Surrounding Us’: Gaza Grieves as Israel Opens Floodgates

January 10, 2023 By Asma Abu Amra Without warning, on Saturday, December 24, Israeli Authorities opened the floodgates below Deir al-Balah, inundating the Al-Selqa Valley’s agricultural lands and flooding dozens of homes. ‘The Valley is Flooded’ Ibrahim Abuqutaifan’s straw house … Continue reading

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World gives cold shoulder to people from Gaza

from Gaza Amjad Ayman Yaghi The Electronic Intifada 9 December 2022 For people in Gaza, holding a passport offers no guarantee that they will be allowed to travel abroad. Ashraf Amra APA images The Netherlands appears to discriminate against Palestinians … Continue reading

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Israeli occupation is still banning the entry of medical appliances to Gaza Strip Hospitals

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First the drones. Then the bombs

The weekend had finally arrived. And the best thing about weekends is that I get to spend time with my 5-month-old nephew Yahya. He and my sister Inas visit us every weekend at our family home in the Maghazi camp in central … Continue reading

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Rights group calls for ICC investigation of possible war crimes during August Israeli offensive on Gaza

https://www.amnesty.org/en/documents/mde15/6079/2022/en/ An International human rights group has urged the International Criminal Court (ICC) to look into potential war crimes following the “unlawful attacks” committed during Israel’s deadly assault on the Gaza Strip in August. Using photographs of weapons fragments, satellite … Continue reading

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Danger rises for Gaza’s fishers

Danger rises for Gaza’s fishers Source: Electronic Intifada Beirut al-Aqraa was two miles out at sea when his fishing boat started to sink. He immediately headed back toward the shore but a few hundred meters away from it, the vessel … Continue reading

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video del medico di Nefrologia responsabile dell’Unità di dialisi pediatrica dell’ospedale specialistico pediatrico Rantissi di Gaza

Carissime/i, ti inviamo un video del medico di Nefrologia responsabile dell’Unità di dialisi pediatrica dell’ospedale specialistico pediatrico Rantissi di Gaza, il dr. Moahmmed Al Aqar. Speravamo di ospitarlo nell’Ospedale Pediatrico Santobono di Napoli, per un periodo di formazione e scambio … Continue reading

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Gaza in the face of two viruses: COVID-19 and occupation Al Mezan and ActionAid Palestine jointly publish a fact sheet and a documentary on the challenges faced in tackling COVID-19 under Israel’s Apartheid in the Gaza Strip https://mezan.org/en/post/24182 Al Mezan … Continue reading

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