Tag: Palestinians


Video | Death And Displacement In Gaza Following Attacks By Israel

Death and displacement surges yet again, as Israel resumes attacks on parts of Northern Gaza. Thousands have been forced to evacuate to nearby areas. Moreover, the UN reported that more than 3 lakh Palestinians have fled from Rafah ahead of imminent Israeli invasions. Its refugee camp is the largest in Gaza, housing more than a million civilians. Source link

Israeli demonstrators torch part of UN compound in Jerusalem – Times of India

JERUSALEM: The main United Nations aid agency for Palestinians closed its headquarters in East Jerusalem after local Israeli residents set fire to areas at the edge of the sprawling compound, the agency said.Philippe Lazzarini, the head of UNWRA, said in a post on the social media platform X that he had decided to close the compound until proper security was restored.He said Thursday's incident was the second in less than a week. "This is an outrageous development. Once again, the lives of UN staff were at a serious risk," he said. "It is the responsibility of the State of Israel as an occupying power to ensure that United Nations personnel and facilities are protected at all times," he said.UNRWA, set up to deal with the Palestinian refugees who fled or were forced from their homes dur...