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UNRWA warns of complete halt to its operations

The UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) for Palestinian refugees has warned that its operations would come to a complete halt by the end of September in the event necessary

South African minister: We support the Palestinians’ struggle for liberation

Deputy foreign minister of South Africa Ibrahim Ibrahim stated Saturday during a visit to the Gaza Strip that his country supports the Palestinian people and their struggle for liberation and

Egypt: Galloway is ‘unwelcome’ in Egypt

British MP and activist George Galloway was informed by Egyptian foreign minister officials that he was 'not welcome' in Egypt after activists who joined him to send an aid convoy

Austrian delegation visits Gaza to observe humanitarian situation

Representative of Austria to Palestine Oscar Westneger and commercial attaché Christian Lassnig promised during a visit on Friday to the besieged Gaza Strip to convey the image of the humanitarian

Gaza orphans demonstrate against siege as congressman enters the Strip

Tens of Gaza orphans demonstrated in Gaza city on Saturday to demand an end to the Israeli siege that has been suffocating the coastal strip for more than three years.

Khudari asks for practical steps to end the siege

Khudari in a press release on Thursday said that practical steps on the ground should be made to end the siege and open the crossings.

Khudari urges Ki-moon to take action to end Gaza siege

MP Jamal Al-Khudari, the head of the popular committee against the siege, on Saturday called on UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon to take practical steps to get the Israeli blockade on

UN humanitarian chief criticizes Israel over Gaza

The UN's top humanitarian official, John Holmes, has criticized Israel for linking the 2006 capture of an Israeli soldier to its blockade of Gaza

The PLC strongly condemns British government’s attempts to protect war criminals

The Presidency of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC), condemned intentions by the British PM Gordon Brown to propose to the parliament a change of the law that allows judges to

Khudari: occupation denies Gaza 85% of its needs

MP Jamal al-Khudari, chairman of the Popular Committee Against the Siege (PCAS) that the Israeli occupation only allows 15% of the Gaza Strip's needs to enter the strip through one