This report documents the impact of the ongoing
Israel-imposed siege on Palestinian civilians, which affects their economic and
social conditions.  This report also
reveals the deterioration of the humanitarian situation in the Gaza Strip.  Thus, this report exposes the real conditions
of the Gaza population and the Israeli closure imposed on all Gaza’s crossings
for 8 years.  It refutes Israel’s claims
that it has eased the closure of the Gaza Strip. Furthermore, the report
highlights that the continuing Israeli measures aim to the institutionalization
of the closure and making the illegal restrictions imposed on the movement of
persons and goods acceptable on the international level although they violate the
international law, including the international humanitarian and human rights
laws. The following are the most significant developments relevant to Gaza’s
border crossings during the reporting period 01 – 31 January 2015:


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