Israeli econ. blockade devastates 52% of Gazan households

Israel’s curious pursuit of “peace” with Palestinians. Consider it a reverse Marshall Plan.

MIDEAST: Poverty in Gaza Hits “Unprecedented” Level (IPS)

In both the West Bank and Gaza, young people aged 15 to 24 are the most likely of any group to be unemployed, while the number of households in Gaza below the poverty line has reached an historic high of nearly 52 percent, according to a new report by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) issued Thursday.

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