Interview: UN’s Robert Piper says political actors losing sight of suffering in Gaza


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An interview with UN Coordinator for humanitarian aid and development activities in the occupied Palestinian territory Robert Piper, published in July 2017 on Ma’an News Agency.  An Arabic translation of the article can be read here. Continue reading


Photography of Palestinian Prisoners’ Day demonstration in Bethlehem


A Palestinian demonstrator throws a stone in the direction of Israeli forces in Bethlehem on April 17, 2017. // Un manifestant palestinien jette une pierre vers des soldats israéliens à Bethléem le 17 avril 2017. (MaanImages/Chloé Benoist)

Here are some photographs taken for Ma’an News Agency during a demonstration in the southern occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem on April 17, 2017, which marks Palestinian Prisoners’ Day.

Voici quelques photos prises pour l’agence de press Ma’an lors d’une manifestation à Bethléem, en Cisjordanie, le 17 avril 2017 à l’occasion de la Journée des prisonniers palestiniens.

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