In what observers branded an unprecedented move set to please the Israeli occupation, the Egyptian army forces have begun, since September 11, to pump water from the Mediterranean Sea into underground tunnels on the southern borders of the besieged Gaza Strip, harming nearby civilian homes and cultivated land lots.
The Forum of Palestinian Doctors in Europe has called on the European Parliament to act to stop the ongoing Israeli aggression against Palestinian people in the occupied territories.
To commemorate the seventh anniversary of the Israeli ‘Operation Cast Lead’ attack on Gaza, and to highlight Israeli’s ongoing brutality coupled with the cruel and illegal siege of Gaza, the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) is calling on people to gather at 2pm on Thursday 31st December at the Ha’penny Bridge, Dublin to attend our annual New Year’s Eve vigil for the people of Gaza. Please bring Palestinian flags if you have them.
Event to mark the publication of Gaza As Metaphor (Edited by Helga Tawil-Souri and Dina Matar, Hurst, 2016) Open-air prison, Terror, Resistance, Occupation, Siege, Trauma, Bare humanity: irrespective of when, where, and to whom the word is uttered, Gaza immediately evokes an abundance of metaphors.