Entries by Yassmin

Doctor dies from COVID-19 colleague shares doctor’s dying wish for his son

An anesthesiologist from Manila Doctors Hospital has given up the ghost thanks to COVID-19. The doctor was believed to possess contracted the virus from exposure to a COVID-19 patient who recently traveled abroad. His wife, fellow anesthesiologist Dra. Evalyn Talens has also contracted COVID-19 and is currently hospitalized. Manila Doctors Hospital released a press release […]

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Save the Children warns fresh violence may destroy last vestiges of resilience

Save the Children warns fresh violence may destroy last vestiges of resilience   Feelings of depression, hyperactivity, a preference for being alone, and aggression were reported by 95 percent of children in Gaza, new research released by Save the Children has shown. The combination of these symptoms in unison is consistent with deep psychological distress, […]

6 students killed, 15 schools damaged in Israeli attacks on Gaza

6 students killed, 15 schools damaged in Israeli attacks on Gaza The Ministry of Education in Gaza has announced that 6 school students were killed and 15 schools were damaged in the latest Israeli aggression on Gaza. The ministry said in a press statement that the martyrs are: Ismail Abdulal, Mohammed Atyya, Amir Ayyad, Muhannad […]

Israel kills 8 members of same family in Gaza

Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip have killed eight members of the same family, the Ministry of Health announced today. A Palestinian house was destroyed, killing 8 members of same family, after Israel carried out air strikes in Gaza on 14 November 2019 Witnesses said Israeli occupation fighters targeted the Al-Sawarka family home at […]

The New Women of Gaza

The New Women of Gaza The inspiring story of five women striving to make a difference in Gaza under siege. As the crippling blockade of Gaza by Israel and Egypt continues, poverty levels continue to rise in the territory, a narrow strip of land along the eastern Mediterranean coast. Gaza is home to more than 1.5 million Palestinians, half of them under the […]

They shot to kill’: residents of West Bank village in shock after Israeli snipers shoot 10-year-old boy in the head

For eight years, the residents of the northern occupied West Bank village of Kafr Qaddum have protested every single Friday, rain or shine, against Israeli land confiscations and the closure of the village’s southern road by Israeli forces. The villagers have faced their fair share of bullets, tear gas, injuries, and even death. But nothing […]

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Martyr and 30 wounded on the Gaza Strip border on Friday

Martyr and 30 wounded on the Gaza Strip border on Friday Gaza city, (Gaza News)  A Palestinian civilian was killed and 30 others were injured during Friday’s march on the 59th anniversary of the march. The Ministry of Health announced the death of Abdullah Juma ‘Abd al-Aal, 24, from wounds he sustained during marches today […]