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Four years ago we lost Vik

Vittorio waves the Palestinian flag on a boat off the coast of Gaza.

“History is us. History is not cowardly governments with their loyalty to whoever has the strongest military History is made by ordinary people everyday people, with family at home and a regular job who are committed to peace as a ...

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Interview with Dr. Basman Alashi in Gaza

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11th April 2015 |Valeria Cortes, International Solidarity Movement, Gaza Team | Occupied Palestine “You corner me, you kill me, and on top of that you ask me not to defend myself. Human beings in this world have the right to defend themselves. ...

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Journal: Khuza’a, the farm life

farmer khuza'a

31st March | Rina Andolini | Khuza’a, Occupied Palestine This is what conversations in Gaza consist of: I asked, “When they are shooting, what’s the best thing to do?” “Get down on the ground,” he answered, “and move away quick as you can.” It ...

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In Gaza the farmers irrigate the land with their blood

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18th March 2015 | Valeria Cortés | Khuza’a, Gaza, Occupied Palestine Tilling the land in Gaza is one of the most dangerous jobs in the world. The Zionist Occupation Forces fire on the peasants and their families while they sow or harvest ...

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Journal: Farming in Gaza near the Buffer Zone

Khuza'a Buffer Zone in December 2012 (photo by ISM).

9th November | Rina Andolini | Khuza’a, Occupied Palestine The farmers are rarely talked about. They blend into the background of the lands beyond the destroyed buildings of the towns. The reality is though, they are facing a battle themselves. Many farmers ...

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PCHR report: Israeli attacks on fishermen in the Gaza Sea 

Palestinian fishermen work on Jan. 24, 2009 near the border with
Egypt (AFP/File, Said Khatib)

22nd October 2014 | Palestinian Centre for Human Rights | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Israeli Naval forces continued to carry out attacks on Palestinian fishermen in the Gaza Strip during the reporting period (1 – 30 September 2014), including 18 shooting incidents ...

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Jews Against Genocide: Blood bucket challenge at Yad Vashem

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29th September 2014 | Jews Against Genocide | Occupied Palestine   Jews Against Genocide held memorials for the victims of Israel’s recent genocidal attack on Gaza during which the speakers poured buckets of blood like liquid over themselves at Yad Vashem holocaust ...

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