Blockaded Gaza Strip free of coronavirus, but stepping up precautions

Monday, 09 March 2020

The Palestinian Gaza Strip enclave has remained free of the coronavirus, but authorities are taking ......

Israel lifts Gaza fuel restriction after calm returns

Monday, 02 September 2019

Israel has lifted a restriction on fuel delivered to Gaza for electricity, a defense official said ......

Hamas leader: ‘On our way’ to ending Israel blockade

Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Hamas leader Ismail Haniya said Tuesday that an end to Israel’s more than decade-long blockade ......

Palestinians launch boats from Gaza to protest Israeli blockade

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Palestinians launched boats from Gaza on Tuesday to protest Israel's blockade, a move likely to ......

UAE: Qatar rejecting terrorism key to resolve crisis

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

The UAE’s Foreign Affairs Minister Anwar Gargash tweeted on Thursday that the “key&rdquo ......

Israel intercepts activist boat en route to Gaza

Wednesday, 05 October 2016

The Israeli navy on Wednesday intercepted a boat carrying pro-Palestinian female activists trying to ......

For almost a decade, Gaza stripped of bare necessities

Thursday, 05 May 2016

Yossi Mekelberg is an Associate Fellow at the Middle East and North Africa Program at the Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House, where he is involved with projects and advisory work on conflict resolution, including Track II negotiations. He is also the Director of the International Relations and Social Sciences Program at Regent’s University in London, where he has taught since 1996. Previously, he was teaching at King’s College London and Tel Aviv University. Mekelberg’s fields of interest are international relations theory, international politics of the Middle East, human rights, and international relations and revolutions. He is a member of the London Committee of Human Rights Watch, serving on the Advocacy and Outreach committee. Mekelberg is a regular contributor to the international media on a wide range of international issues and you can find him on Twitter @YMekelberg.


World Bank: Ageing Israel accords ‘harm Palestinian economy’

Monday, 18 April 2016

The Palestinian economy is losing hundreds of millions of dollars every year over outdated or ......

Saudi aid to Taez arrives to besieged Yemeni city

Thursday, 14 January 2016

A Saudi aid dispatch consisting of 40 tons of medicine and food was dropped in the besieged Yemeni ......

Gaza doctor creates affordable 30 cents stethoscope

Tuesday, 18 August 2015

One of Gaza’s doctors has managed to develop a stethoscope that costs just 30 cents to make, ......

Outrage in Israel as Arab MP says to join Gaza flotilla

Monday, 22 June 2015

An announcement by an Arab Israeli lawmaker that he plans to join a pro-Palestinian flotilla seeking ......

Gaza's economic woes pile up, unemployment soars

Friday, 21 February 2014

Voices of construction workers and the noise from their tools used to ring out in Gaza's streets. ......

Libya’s Hariga port to resume exports within days, says oil official

Saturday, 28 December 2013

Libya’s eastern Hariga port will resume oil exports within days after protesters agreed to end ......

The UK government’s devotion to Israel continues

Tuesday, 05 November 2013

Stuart Littlewood is a marketing specialist turned writer-photographer in the UK. He is a regular contributor to Al Arabiya English website and the author of the book Radio Free Palestine, which tells the plight of the Palestinians under occupation.