Protesters block roads across US to support Gazans | ET REALITY

[ad_1] Pro-Palestinian protesters shut down traffic Monday morning in cities across the country, part of a global effort to disrupt economies and pressure world leaders to push for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip. In California, protesters chained themselves to barrels and blocked northbound lanes. I-880 in Oakland, while another group of protesters carrying signs … Read more

Gazans find little to celebrate as Eid al-Fitr begins at end of Ramadan | ET REALITY

[ad_1] As Eid al-Fitr approached, Amani Abu Awda’s four children began asking her for new clothes and toys, festive items that Muslims typically buy to celebrate the holiday that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. But Ms. Abu Awda, a mother of four from northern Gaza, is now displaced with her family … Read more

Gazans still face extreme hardship as pace of fighting slows | ET REALITY

[ad_1] In early March, the Muslim holy month of Ramadan began amid dashed hopes that negotiators would reach a deal for a pause in the fighting in Gaza. By Tuesday, as the weeks of fasting came to an end, the pace of the war had slowed. But the prospect of relief and peace of any … Read more

Gazans are turning to this wild plant to survive | ET REALITY

[ad_1] As the Israeli military campaign to destroy Hamas battered his neighborhood in northern Gaza, reducing buildings to rubble and forcing residents to flee, the Palestinian worker realized he was running out of food. Shops had closed, markets had emptied and fighting prevented supplies from arriving. So he and his remaining neighbors collected a plant … Read more

Gazans describe search for food, wonder if it will get worse | ET REALITY

[ad_1] Most mornings before the war, Suhail Al-Asaad, a bodybuilder, could be found at his kitchen counter in Gaza City, eating an eight-egg white omelet before walking briskly along the boardwalk. and head to the gym to lift weights. That boardwalk is now in ruins. Mr. Al-Asaad and his family, like many others, were displaced … Read more

The United States wants to propose alternatives to a ground offensive in a city filled with displaced Gazans. | ET REALITY

[ad_1] A White House spokeswoman said Wednesday that the Israeli government had agreed to try to reschedule the visit of a group of officials whose trip to Washington to discuss a possible assault on a key southern Gaza city was canceled by the US decision to not veto an agreement. UN resolution calling for an … Read more

UN documents more than two dozen attacks on Gazans waiting for help since January | ET REALITY

[ad_1] The United Nations human rights office has documented more than two dozen attacks on Gazans desperately waiting for help since January, and famine spread as a result of Israel’s near-complete siege, which prevented most of the Food and water will enter the small enclave. The office has not blamed either party for the series … Read more

‘Practically fasting for months’: Gazans struggle to celebrate Ramadan | ET REALITY

[ad_1] Every night during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the man walked down the street of Rawoand Altatar, beating his drum and shouting to the worshipers to wake them up for suhoor., food before dawn. Their nighttime mission was often illuminated by Ramadan lamps and twinkling decorations. But this Ramadan, Ms. Altatar’s street is … Read more

Gazans struggle to find food and shelter in Rafah as threat of Israeli invasion looms | ET REALITY

[ad_1] The fear has been building for weeks. More than a million Palestinians fled to Rafah, the southernmost region of Gaza, hoping to escape the war. Now, Israel has threatened to extend its invasion there as well. Amid days filled with struggles for food, water and shelter, uncertainty has dominated people’s conversations, said Khalid Shurrab, … Read more

For Gazans, truce talks create a tangle of emotions | ET REALITY

[ad_1] President Biden said on Tuesday that ceasefire talks were “in the hands of Hamas at this time,” and a Hamas leader in Lebanon appeared to publicly reject the deal, insisting that Israeli hostages would be freed only after that a ceasefire be established and Israeli forces have withdrawn, a condition that Israel has rejected. … Read more