The dramatic drop in purchasing power of Gazans is evident in the number of supply trucks entering the strip weekly from Israel. Belgium demanded a UN inquiry into the violence in Gaza and summoned Israel's ambassador to the foreign ministry after she described all the Palestinian victims as "terrorists". They were given a large part of Palestine, which they considered their traditional home but the Arabs who already lived there and in neighbouring countries felt that was unfair and didn't accept the new country. Israelis living in border towns are used to having to take shelter and adapting their lives to deal with the rockets. The prime minister had reason to hope at that time that a formal peace treaty would now become possible with Abdullah, the Jordanian king, with whom he had remained in discreet contact throughout the war. Freed in a prisoner swap with Israel after more than 20 years in jail, Sinwar told the crowd of protesters that they would "march on Jerusalem".
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Not a single US cable, report, or verbal communication turned up to indicate that in the summer of an attempt was made by the US to begin a peace process. The government informed the United States that Israel was ready to withdraw from occupied Egyptian and Syrian territory in return for peace; but it explicitly excluded withdrawal from the West Bank or Gaza Strip. Instead, we are counting on international civil society to put an end to this ongoing bloodbath committed by apartheid Israel in broad day light. They understand that our struggle is non-sectarian, one that is enshrined in the basic principles of the International Declaration of Human Rights, no matter how hard hypocritical Western Media tries to conceal the truth. The Palestinians want their country to include all the land lost by Jordan during the war. The National Coalition cabinet, which was slapped together hastily on the eve of the war, remained in power long after. It nevertheless suffers heavy casualties, calls up the reserves, and deploys huge forces in Jerusalem to prevent suicide bombers from making their way into Jewish neighborhoods.
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We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. Al Jazeera's Stefanie Dekker, reporting from the Gaza-Israel border, said young people have been arriving at the protests with tyres to be burned to reduce their visibility to Israeli forces positioned with snipers on the other side of the fence. The hospitals are overflowing," Humaid added. The creation and subsequent acceptance of Israel by the international community were considered by them to be a disastrous blow and a severe mistake. Turkey's official news agency says the country has asked Israel's ambassador to temporarily leave Turkey. While economic boycott of Israel is not a new phenomenon and has been used by the Arab League since the establishment of Israel in , its reincarnation in the form of the BDS campaign is significant. The right to life must be respected.
Palestinian health officials say 55 people have been killed and more than 2, others have been wounded so far. President Emmanuel Macron "will speak to all the actors in the region in the coming days", his office said in a statement. UN to investigate possible Israeli war crimes after Gaza massacre Occupation. Laila Anwar al-Ghandour, an eight-month-old baby, died of tear gas inhalation at dawn on Tuesday, according to Gaza's ministry of health. There is no working airport.