14 iunie 2018

West Bank Palestinians urge Abbas to ease sanctions on Gaza Strip


Palestinian security forces tear gassed protesters calling on President Mahmoud Abbas to drop the economic sanctions against Gaza on Wednesday, further eroding the Fatah-Hamas reconciliation process. Palestinians take part in a protest demanding the lifting of sanctions on Gaza Strip, in Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank, June 10, 2018. ( Reuters ) The reconciliation between Hamas and Fatah factions appears to be falling apart, with Gaza's residents being the ones to suffer the consequences. [...]