Gaza Strip: Attacks and their Consequences

PCHR Fact Sheet                                                                             December 2012   Following disengagement from the Gaza Strip in September 2005, Israel has unilaterally and illegally established a so-called “buffer zone”, an area prohibited to Palestinians along the land and sea borders of the Gaza Strip. The precise area designated...

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4 Years Since Operation Cast Lead

Ref: 157/2012 Four years ago today, on 27th December 2008, Israeli Forces launched a large-scale offensive against the Gaza Strip, code named Operation Cast Lead. This 23-day long offensive was the most violent offensive since the beginning of Israeli occupation in 1967. 1167 Palestinian civilians, the...

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