To Understand Gaza, Start with What People Are Eating—and Why
Food here has become politicized—in ways, even weaponized—and a microcosm of the forces shaping Gaza’s humanitarian crises.
Car Bomb Kills Senior Palestinian Camp Official in Lebanon's Sidon
Faith Zaydan was the PLO's Fatah official responsible for the Palestinian refugee camp of Mieh Mieh in Sidon, which is near a larger camp that has recently seen clashes between Fatah and rival Palestinian and Islamist factions.
More Than 450,000 Palestinian Refugees Are Set to Miss School Due to UN Funding Shortfall
"At a time of growing instability and rising extremism, there's going to be an extra half million kids on the streets of the Middle East," Chris Gunness, an UNRWA spokesperson, told VICE News.
Islamic State Fighters Storm Besieged Palestinian Refugee Camp in Syria
The militants continued their push into regime-controlled parts of Syria, seizing some sections of the camp in southern Damascus that was once home to 150,000 Palestinian refugees.
Dancing in the Rubble: Breakdancers Offer Hope as Gaza Struggles to Rebuild
As Palestinians cope with the physical destruction of Gaza, a group of breakdancers provides a free and much-needed distraction to local kids.
Gazans Ordered to Evacuate Ask: 'Where Are We Supposed to Go?'
The IDF warns Gazans to evacuate with leaflets and text messages — but in the crammed strip, there are few safe options.