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international / gaza siege / opinion/analysis Wednesday November 26, 2014 02:28   image 1 image
The Gaza reconstruction plan is hostage to Israeli security demands, and was drawn up without participation of Gaza's population or Hamas. International donors talk about “accountability” and “local ownership”, yet are doing exactly the opposite. Elizabeth Austwick explores. read full story / add a comment
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gaza strip / gaza siege / news report Monday November 24, 2014 23:14   image 1 image
Israeli occupation authorities have barred, at Kerm Abu Salem crossing, ten truckloads of agricultural products from passing out of the war-torn and economically besieged Gaza Strip, due to an alleged dispute between the Israeli army and the Ministry of Agriculture. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Friday November 21, 2014 21:16   image 1 image
After refusing to cooperate with a one UN committee, Jerusalem has reportedly agreed to work with another, so long as certain conditions are met. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Thursday November 13, 2014 04:32   image 1 image
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has announced the formation of an internal panel to investigate specified incidents which happened in the Gaza Strip between July 8th and August 26th , headed by the Dutchman Patrick Kammart. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Friday November 07, 2014 16:02   image 1 image
PNN correspondence revealed, on Thursday, that the UN has decided to deduct $30m worth of "administrative costs" from the aid donated for reconstructing the Gaza Strip. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Sunday November 02, 2014 00:30   image 1 image
In the wake of the 50-day Israeli assault that devastated the Gaza Strip, reconstruction must not be the only priority, according to the nonprofit organization Euro-Mid Observer for Human Rights. All perpetrators of war crimes must be held to account, and Euro-Mid has taken the initial step by completing the first comprehensive investigation into Israeli actions during “Operation Protective Edge.” read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Wednesday October 29, 2014 21:31   image 1 image
UNRWA Official Press Release

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Malala Yousafzai, has announced that she is donating 50,000 US dollars to rebuild an UNRWA school damaged during the recent fighting in Gaza. Ms. Yousafzai made the announcement from Stockholm, where she has gone to accept the prestigious World's Children's Prize. The amount represents all the prize money. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Sunday October 19, 2014 17:23   image 1 image
A week after the Cairo conference and the recent visits to Gaza by the Palestinian Prime Minister, Rami Hamdallah and UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, UNRWA is scaling up its response to meet critical needs of people in the Strip. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Thursday October 16, 2014 18:49   image 1 image
The Government of India has pledged $4 million in contributions to the Palestinian National Early Recovery and Reconstruction Plan for Gaza, designed by the Palestinian Authority, according to a Thursday statement by the Representative Office of India in Palestine. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Thursday October 16, 2014 05:13   image 1 image
In the name of God, the Merciful, the Compassionate

Your Excellency President Abdel Fattah Al Sissi

President of the Arab Republic of Egypt

Your Excellency Mr. Børge Brende, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway

Excellencies,

Ladies and gentlemen,
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international / gaza siege / news report Monday October 13, 2014 18:20   image 1 image
United States Secretary of State John Kerry announced, on Monday, $414 million in US assistance to the Palestinians. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Monday October 13, 2014 03:31   image 1 image
Global donors pledged several billions of dollars in aid to the devastated Gaza Strip, on Sunday, despite warnings that the coastal enclave remained a "tinderbox", following Israel's relentless bombardament of the region and a fragile ceasefire still in effect. read full story / add a comment
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international / gaza siege / news report Saturday October 11, 2014 02:24   image 1 image
The government of Ecuador recently announced that a second cargo load of humanitarian aid was brought to the Gaza Strip, on Thursday. read full story / add a comment
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