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UK supports UN Gaza accountability resolution

UK supports UN Gaza accountability resolution

3 July 2015

The UN Human Rights Council in Geneva has taken a vital step towards ensuring accountability for attacks on healthcare in Gaza ...

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Gaza: "So many ambulances were struck that patients started refusing to get in them"

Gaza: "So many ambulances were struck that patients started refusing to get in them"

2 July 2015

MAP surgeon Dr Ghassan Abu-Sittah writes in Independent Voices: In July last year, Anas ‘Bader’ Hatem Qdeih, a ...

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The 2014 conflict left Gaza’s healthcare shattered. When will justice be done?

The 2014 conflict left Gaza’s healthcare shattered. When will justice be done?

2 July 2015

MAP Honorary Patron, Baroness Helena Kennedy, writes in the Guardian: As the first anniversary of the Gaza conflict approaches, ...

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Dr Ghassan Abu-Sittah: Oral statement on attacks on healthcare in Gaza at the UN Human Rights Council

Dr Ghassan Abu-Sittah: Oral statement on attacks on healthcare in Gaza at the UN Human Rights Council

29 June 2015

During last year's attacks on Gaza, Dr Ghassan Abu-Sittah was working in the Burns Unit at the Al Shifa hospital. At the ...

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MAP statement delivered at UN Human Rights Council in Geneva

MAP statement delivered at UN Human Rights Council in Geneva

29 June 2015

As states debate the findings of the UN Commission of Inquiry into the 2014 Gaza Conflict in Geneva today, Medical Aid for ...

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New report highlights attacks on Gaza’s hospitals and medics in 2014 military offensive

New report highlights attacks on Gaza’s hospitals and medics in 2014 military offensive

26 June 2015

A joint NGO report has highlighted the devastating attacks on Gaza’s medical facilities and personnel which occurred ...

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UN Gaza Inquiry finds credible allegations of war crimes committed in 2014

UN Gaza Inquiry finds credible allegations of war crimes committed in 2014

22 June 2015

GENEVA (22 June 2015): The United Nations Independent Commission of Inquiry on the 2014 Gaza conflict has gathered substantial ...

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UNRWA condemns bombing in Palestinian refugee camp in Syria

UNRWA condemns bombing in Palestinian refugee camp in Syria

18 June 2015

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) strongly condemns the parties responsible for fatal ...

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Israeli Government Approves Bill Allowing Force-Feeding of Prisoners

Israeli Government Approves Bill Allowing Force-Feeding of Prisoners

17 June 2015

VICE News - Israel's cabinet has given the green light to a controversial bill that would permit the force-feeding of ...

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UN: Isolation of Palestinian Refugees a "a time-bomb for the Middle East region"

UN: Isolation of Palestinian Refugees a "a time-bomb for the Middle East region"

17 June 2015

UNRWA - "The isolation, exclusion and dispossession of Palestine refugees in Syria, Gaza, the West Bank, Jordan and Lebanon ...

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