More than 1000 Palestinians have died in Gaza Strip under Israeli blockade
01 March, 2018, 12:06 | Author: Katrina Soto
Other topics covered by the report, in relation to Israel's ongoing rights violations, included the lack of accountability, "more than three years" later, for "evidently unlawful attacks including war crimes" committed by the Israeli military in its 2014 assault on the Gaza Strip. Fishermen called an immediate two-day strike.
2017 "marked the 50th anniversary of Israel's occupation of the [occupied] Palestinian Territories" (OPT), Amnesty noted, "and the 10th anniversary of its illegal blockade of the Gaza Strip".
The Israeli navy has killed a Palestinian, firing on the boat he and two others were sailing in, Reuters reported.
The incident mirrors a similar one from May 2017, when a Palestinian fisherman was shot to death after his boat sailed off the fishing zone in the northern Gaza Strip. Boats that exceed this limit are often treated as potential arms-smuggling vessels by the Israeli forces and may come under fire.
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The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) has called for the dispatch of 3,000 policemen from the West Bank to the Gaza Strip, a senior PLO leader has told Anadolu Agency.
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The Treasury Secretary warned that the countries who do business with North Korea will not be able to do business with the US. Moon praised the Winter Olympics for helping to open up dialogue between the countries, which are still technically at war.
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Last year, Fegan became embroiled in a messy split with his agency, Independent Sports & Entertainment, which fired him. The NBA world mourned the sudden passing of a prominent league fixture Sunday night.
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After a rainy Saturday , expect more of the same for Sunday , but the bulk of the activity should be focused further south. On Sunday night, another disturbance will bring the potential for off-and-on rain through Monday morning.
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