COVID-19 in Gaza
Palestinian healthcare is crumbling in face of COVID-19, Israeli occupation

Authorities are worried that if drastic steps are not taken, the health system might face a major crisis putting the lives and health of Palestinian people at risk

To Succeed, Struggles Have to Be Connected, Not Localized: Fayrouz Sharqawi

Vijay Prashad talks to Fayrouz Sharqawi of Grassroots Al-Quds on the impact of Israeli occupation of the people of Palestine and the kind of resistance that exists on the ground

Health workers face off against host of obstacles in Palestine

Shatha Odeh of the Palestinian Health Work Committees talks about the state of health workers in Palestine, as well as the situation of health infrastructure and the impact of occupation

Israeli restrictions, policies hinder Palestinians’ fight against pandemic

Shatha Odeh of the Palestinian Health Work Committees describes the situation on the ground, as well as nature of the challenges in the West Bank and Gaza.

Occupation accentuates COVID-19’s impact in Gaza

The COVID-19 lockdown, which has been in place in Gaza since Monday, was extended for three more days on August 26. Gaza has also suffered continuous attacks by Israel in the past month

Israel strikes Gaza Israeli army bombs three different locations inside besieged Gaza strip

Israel continues its oppressive policies against Palestinians and has seized fresh Palestinian lands and demolished houses. It is also refused calls to release Palestinian prisoners in light of the COVID-19 emergency

Israel raids Palestinian clinic COVID Israel shuts down Palestinian health clinic testing for COVID-19 in East Jerusalem

The move is reportedly an attempt by the Israeli state to not allow the Palestinian Authority to undertake any government activity in occupied East Jerusalem

Amid COVID-19 crisis, India buys $116 million worth of guns from Israel

India plans to buy 16,479 Negev Light Machine Guns manufactured by Israeli Weapons Industries.

Gaza: Israeli occupation and Coronavirus pandemic

The Palestinian territory has been under a debilitating blockade since 2006, imposed by both Israel and Egypt.

    × To Subscribe