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Security forces loyal Hamas, wearing personal protective equipment as a precaution against the coron
UNRWA worried by spikes in coronavirus cases in Gaza Strip

Israel has not hindered humanitarian assistance to Gaza since the coronavirus crisis began and that whatever has been needed to fight COVID-19 "has been well facilitated."

By REUTERS
04/09/2020
A fuel tanker leaves the Gaza power plant in the central Gaza Strip August 26, 2019
UNRWA: Israel must resume fuel shipments so power plant in Gaza can open

UNRWA noted that according to international humanitarian law, the passage of “relief consignments” such as fuel should not be prevented.

Smoke rises following an Israeli airstrike in the southern Gaza Strip March 25, 2019
Hamas condemns Israel for damaging UNRWA school in Gaza airstrike

During the strike, an object that appears to be missile hit the lower wall of a school, but seemingly failed to detonate.

New UNRWA head to 'Post': No glorifying terrorists in our schools

PALESTINIAN AFFAIRS: Philippe Lazzarini tells the ‘Post’ how he plans to keep incitement out of Palestinian curriculum.

Coronavirus hits Palestinian refugee camps in West Bank

More than 90% of the new coronavirus cases were detected in refugee camps in the northern and southern West Bank, according to unofficial figures obtained by UNRWA.

Palestinian employees of United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) take part in a protest again
UNRWA appeals for donor help to combat COVID-19, annexation

“Year after year, month after month, UNRWA is on the edge of a financial collapse. This cannot continue,” UNRWA commissioner-general Philippe Lazzarini said.

Palestinian children wearing Hamas headbands take part in a rally against US President Donald Trump
Comprehensive report reveals endemic hate education in Palestinian schools

Palestinian children are being primed for "a continuous and long-range confrontation against the State of Israel," the report found.

An UNRWA-run school in Rafah, Gaza
15 policy challenges for the new head of UNRWA

The appointment of Swiss diplomat Phillipe Lazzarini as the new head of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency is a window of opportunity for donor nations, which oversee UNRWA policy.

Palestinian employees of United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) take part in a protest again
Lawmakers to US Ambassador to the UN: Restart Palestinian assistance

Among the representatives who signed the letter: Andy Levin, Ro Khanna, Ilhan Omar, Jamie Raskin, Rashida Tlaib, Alan Lowenthal, and Ted Lieu.

Palestinian employees of United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) take part in a protest again
UNRWA finds hand grenade, military vest in Gaza

'As soon as the items were discovered, they were removed and UNRWA informed the de facto authorities in Gaza and in Israel'

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