Demonstration outside the induction base of the Israeli army in solidarity with objectors to the occupation who were sentenced to military jail

Culture Minister Seeks to Cut Off Tel Aviv Cinematheque over Occupation Objectors Event

The far-right Minister of Culture and Sports, Miri Regev, has asked Attorney General Avihai Mendelblit to look into how budgetary support can be withheld from the Tel Aviv Cinematheque before the conscientious objectors event scheduled to be held there on August 1. The planned event, entitled “Who’s afraid of freedom of conscience?” follows the release…

Polluted beach in Gaza City, June 2016

Gaza: Shortage of Sanitation Infrastructure Raises Severe Health and Environmental Concerns

In recent years, the longstanding shortage of adequate sanitation infrastructure in the Gaza Strip has resulted in the discharge of around 90 million liters of untreated or partially treated sewage into the sea every day, posing serious health and environmental hazards. Development of water and sanitation infrastructure has been severely impacted by the import restrictions…