Linah Alsaafin

Middle East

Babies die in Gaza as Hamas, Fatah trade blame

Three infants in need of specialised medical care died this week in Gaza City after failure to obtain exit permits.


Israel arrests 14-year-old US citizen

Mohammad Khaleq is one of more than 8,000 Palestinian children held by Israel since the year 2000.


Gaza journalists gain experience under fire

For four female journalists from Gaza, covering the Israeli assault on the coastal enclave was business as usual.

US & Canada

Ramallah reacts to Arafat poisoning claims

Many Palestinians seem to believe Arafat was poisoned by the Israeli intelligence or from within Fatah's ranks.


'Hunger strike a signal to world's oppressed'

Khader Adnan recounts his 66-day fast in Israeli jail that has made him a symbol of Palestinian resistance.


Hopes high, hopes dashed in Palestine

Protests on March 15 in Gaza and the West Bank turned out to be much ado about nothing.