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UN Security Council calls for Israel’s ‘humanitarian pauses and corridors’

UN Security Council calls for Israel’s ‘humanitarian pauses and corridors’

The United Nations Security Council, the most important body of the UN, the only one that can approve sanctions, Approved a resolution calling for “urgent and prolonged pauses and humanitarian corridors” throughout the Gaza Strip “for a sufficient number of days.” The resolution, proposed by Malta, also calls for “the immediate release of all hostages […]

Israel spends more than expected on war

Israel spends more than expected on war

The State of Israel is spending enormous sums on its war against Hamas, more than expected in October. According to estimates from the Ministry of the Economy reported Since Bloomberg, for the “living costs” of the war, such as arms, ammunition, equipment and salaries of soldiers and reservists, Israel spends 260 million dollars (a little […]

Many Gaza workers remained stranded in Israel or the West Bank

Many Gaza workers remained stranded in Israel or the West Bank

On October 11, a few days after the Hamas attacks, the Israeli government revoked work permits authorizing entry into Israeli territory for approximately 18,500 Palestinians residing in the Gaza Strip. The Israeli government justified this decision on security grounds: the revocation was sudden and followed the immediate closure of all border crossings between Israel and […]

The big demonstration against anti-Semitism in Paris

The big demonstration against anti-Semitism in Paris

Hundreds of thousands of people demonstrated on Sunday in Paris and throughout France against the anti-Semitic attacks and incidents which have taken place in the country – as throughout Europe – since the start of the war between Israel and Hamas. Almost all political forces participated in the demonstration, despite some controversies. In total, according […]

How life changed in Israel with the start of the war

How life changed in Israel with the start of the war

A little over a month has passed since the Hamas attacks in Israel, but the trauma of what happened, unprecedented in Israeli history, continues to produce significant consequences: one of the most mentioned by the local newspapers is a general feeling of insecurity due to the lack of confidence both towards the government of Benjamin […]

Now in Gaza, hospitals are at the center of everything

Now in Gaza, hospitals are at the center of everything

In recent days, a good part of the Israeli army’s military operations in the north of the Gaza Strip have taken place near hospitals, where Israel believes Hamas’s operational commands are located. Hospitals are also the gathering place for most of the population who have not fled to the south of the Gaza Strip, and […]

The cult of “martyrs” in Palestine

The cult of “martyrs” in Palestine

For decades, Palestinian towns and refugee camps have been filled with posters, murals and billboards showing photos of dead people, accompanied by some Arabic slogans and images linked to Palestinian tradition, such as the Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. These are not simple funeral posters, like those which, in the West, are particularly visible in […]

Israel accuses some photojournalists of having been informed in advance of the Hamas attack

Israel accuses some photojournalists of having been informed in advance of the Hamas attack

On Thursday, the Israeli government indicted some independent photojournalists who collaborated with four of the largest international newspapers: New York Times, CNN, Associated Press And Reuters – of being complicit in the unprecedented attack carried out on October 7 by the radical group Hamas against Israel. The photojournalists in question had documented with photos and […]

What is happening in the West Bank

What is happening in the West Bank

Since October 7, the day of Hamas attacks against Israeli civilians, 158 Palestinians have been killed in the West Bank, by Israeli soldiers or settlers. The Israeli government and military’s response to the October 7 attacks focused on the Gaza Strip and the border with Lebanon, but military operations also significantly intensified in the West […]