Slippery Slope

Notes From a Crumbling Democracy

Closed Society: January 1‎‏9‏‎, 2012‎

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The annual United Nations report on the humanitarian situation in the Palestinian territories found that the number of civilian casualties in Gaza and the West Bank rose by more than 30% compared to 2010. The report addresses the Gaza blockade, which it views as collective punishment, the situation in East Jerusalem, and Area C – which is under Israeli control – where Palestinian residents are facing increasing pressure from the Israeli authorities and settlers violence.

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January 19th, 2012 at 6:59 pm