Israel’s attack on humanitarian fleet for Gaza will not be processed by the ICC

The International Criminal Court (ICC) will not prosecute Israel for the assault on a humanitarian fleet bound for Gaza in May 2010 that killed eleven Turkish citizens in international waters. The chief prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, in a statement said this Thursday that...

Israel closed the crossings into the Gaza Strip

The Israeli authorities closed the two steps into Gaza, three months after the beginning of military assault that killed 2,200 civilians. The crossing points for people and goods of Erez and Kerem Shalom were closed until further notice, according to an announcement released by a...

Israeli defense minister rules out creation of seaport and airport in Gaza

The Israeli Defense Minister, Moshe Yaalon, said that Gaza will not have a seaport or an airport as a result of negotiations with Israel, within the agreed ceasefire on past August. “The transfer of money and means for rehabilitation is already beginning. But the seaport...

International Donor Conference raises $ 5.400 million for the reconstruction of Gaza

$ 5,400 million was the amount raised by the international Donor Conference to rebuild Gaza, held in Cairo, of which almost the half will go to projects in the Strip. The conference, organized by Egypt, Palestine and Norway, gathered yesterday more than 70 countries and...

Kerry will participate in international conference on the reconstruction of Gaza

The Department of State announced yesterday that John Kerry, Secretary of State, will travel to Cairo this week to participate in the international conference on rebuilding Gaza. Jen Psaki, State Department spokeswoman, said that Kerry will attend the international donor...

End of Israeli occupation is demanded by Palestinian Authority president

The president of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas demanded on the United Nations the end of the Israeli occupation and denounced its “war of genocide” in Gaza. “It’s time to end the occupation” of Palestinian territories, Abbas said at the...

Israelis, Palestinians and the UN concrete agreement to rebuild Gaza

The United Nations brokered an agreement between Israelis and Palestinians to import building materials that serve to reconstruction of Gaza, an envoy reported this Tuesday of the organization. Robert Serry, the UN envoy to the Middle East, said the tripartite agreement between...

Israel opens investigation for five attacks on civilians during the conflict in Gaza

The Israeli military prosecutor has ordered  to start a criminal investigation into five attacks on civilians in Gaza during the recent Margin Protector Operation. The military Israeli prosecutor in chief ordered an investigation into several cases, including a naval artillery...