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Five Years After the Cast Lead Operation: ‘Gaza Writes Back’

Five Years After the Cast Lead Operation: 'Gaza Writes Back'

28th December 2013 | Arabic Literature (in English), M. Lynx Qualey | Cairo, Egypt It was five years ago that Cast Lead began. Now a book of short stories, Gaza Writes Back, marks the anniversary. The book’s editor, Refaat Alareer, answers questions about the collection:  ArabLit: How ...

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Forging new links to boycott movement in Gaza

Israel effectively boycotts Gaza produce by not giving access to their own markets. (Photo by Desde Palestina)

16th December 2013 | The Electronic Intifada, Joe Catron | Gaza City, Occupied Palestine The Gaza Strip, now in its seventh year of a comprehensive siege by Israel, has faced increased hardships since the 3 July coup in neighboring Egypt. On 26 November, ...

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Several injuries during Bi’lin weekly demonstration

Bi'lin demo

16th October 2013 | Friends of Freedom and Justice | Bil’in, Occupied Palestine Yesterday during the weekly Bi’lin demonstration, an Egyptian photographer was injured after being shot by a tear gas canister in his back, Ismaeil Mohamed Abu Rahma (17-years-old) was shot ...

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