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“…but still with a few hope in our hearts”

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20th May 2015 | Inas Jam | Khuzaa, Gaza. Editor’s note: This is the testimony of a 23 year old woman who survived the land invasion of Khuzaa, Gaza, in the summer of 2014. This is the original version of her writings and no edits ...

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VIDEO: Israel forces once again open fire at Palestinian farmers in Gaza


3rd April, 2015 | Miguel Hernández | Khuza’a, Gaza, Occupied Palestine As soon as we arrived at the land where the farmers wanted to work, about 80 meters from the zionist fence which borders and cuts of the Gaza Strip, an Israeli occupation military jeep ...

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Journal: Khuza’a, the farm life

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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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An eyewitness to genocide: a night in Khuza’a


31st July 2014 | Sarah Algherbawi | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Khuza’a is a 4000 acres town that lies east of Khan Younis city in the southern area of Gaza, with a population of almost 11,000 people. On Monday night, July the ...

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Photos and video: Israeli forces’ gunfire blocks Palestinian farmland in Gaza

Israeli forces' gunfire blocks Palestinian farmland in Gaza

22nd January 2014 | Resistenza Quotidiana, Sil | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Since the Zionist occupation forces’ bulldozers had destroyed part of Khaled Qudaih’s field in Khuza’a, east of Khan Younis, he and his family went out to sow it again. The military responded ...

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Why does Israel treat Gaza farmers sowing wheat by hand as military targets?

(Photo by Charlie Andreasson)

28th December 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Charlie Andreasson | Gaza, Occupied Palestine December is the time for farmers in the Gaza Strip to sow. But for those with fields near the Israeli separation barrier, it is highly dangerous. Sure ...

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Escalation of Israeli attacks on Gaza kills two, injures at least 14, over five days

An Israeli military vehicle by the separation barrier near Khuza'a. (Photo by Silvia Todeschini)

27th December 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Rosa Schiano | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Early on the afternoon on Friday, 20th December, Israeli occupation forces killed a 27-year-old Palestinian, Odah Jihad Hamad, and wounded his brother Raddad, age 22, north of Beit ...

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Gaza man “kidnapped” by Israel in Sinai, says family

Wael Abu Rida. (Photo by Samidoun: Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network)

11th October 2013 | The Electronic Intifada, Joe Catron | Khan Younis, Occupied Palestine The abduction of a Palestinian-Egyptian from the Sinai on the eve of Egypt’s 3 July coup has highlighted the network of collaborators and agents working with Israel in the ...

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