United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres called for an end to the decade-long Israeli blockade of the Gaza Strip, describing the situation in the coastal Palestinian enclave as one of the most “dramatic humanitarian crises.”
Nearly half a dozen patients in the Gaza Strip have lost their lives in recent days after they were denied exit permits to get treatment outside the besieged coastal territory. The Palestinian Authority has been refusing to grant the patients special referral document to obtain permits to exit Gaza. Press TV’s correspondent Ashraf Shannon brings us more details in the following story.
Palestinians in the Israeli-occupied West Bank vote in the first municipal elections in years amid rifts between the ruling Fatah Party in Ramallah and the Hamas resistance movement governing the blockaded Gaza Strip.
The Jews are partly guilty for the anti-Semitism, inasmuch as Jewish communities are not doing enough to hold Israel responsible for Gaza brutalities, said Dr. Peter Slezak, a Jewish scholar and university lecturer from Malaysia.