As the destruction of their homes grows more imminent, the villagers of Khan al-Ahmar have appealed to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who will be visiting Israel this week, to stop the demolitions.
UNRWA provides critical aid to Palestinian refugees in Gaza, West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria
The moment long feared is fast approaching in Gaza, according to a new report by the World Bank. After a decade-long Israeli blockade and a series of large-scale military assaults, the economy of the tiny coastal enclave is in “freefall”.
Demonstrations by night confusion units can go on until early hours
Move follows mounting protests by employees upset over layoffs and cutbacks