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Residency & Family Separation

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Under the guise of the permit system: Israel separates women living in Gaza from their families in the West Bank. The story of Nivin and Sami Gharqud

Nivin (38) and Sami (42) Gharqud got married 17 years ago. The couple, both originally from the Gaza Strip, have five children. Shortly after the marriage, Sami relocated to Qalqiliyah in the West Bank in order to make the commute to work in Israel…

So Near and Yet So Far

Joint report with HaMoked, Center for the Defence of the Individual

The report explores Palestinians’ right to family life in view of Israel’s isolationist policy, which practically prohibits passage between Gaza and the West Bank, thereby severing…