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Gaza: Cancer crisis killing civilians

Gaza: Cancer crisis killing civilians

May 10, 2011

The leading cause of death in Gaza is cancer. With routes to treatment long and complex, civilians are paying the ultimate price

Gaza's farmers still strangled by the blockade

Gaza's farmers still strangled by the blockade

Mar 07, 2011

Gaza’s farmers have the potential to export 2300 tonnes of strawberries, 55 million carnation flowers and 714 tons of cherry tomatoes every year, after meeting the demands of its local market

Gaza, gallery of images

Gaza, gallery of images

Mar 09, 2010

Gaza, a gallery of images

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About Occupied Palestinian Territories
  • Population: 4.1 mill. (6 mill. in diaspora)
  • Seat of government: Ramallah and Gaza are administrative centers, Jerusalem is the proclaimed capital of Palestine
  • Area: 6.000 sq km (Gaza 360 sq km, West Bank 5640 sq km.)
  • Major languages: Arabic, English, Hebrew,
  • Major religions: Islam, Christianity, Judaism.
  • Life expectancy: 73 years (men: 71, women 75)
  • Monetary unit: Jordanian dinar, Egyptian Pound, Israeli shekel
  • GNI per capita: US $2,900