white phosphorous mutilated and murdered family members

–By Eva Bartlett It’s daily hard to believe it can get worse, but daily it does. Last week, I saw what seemed to be the white phosphorus clouds doctors have written about, condemned. From a tall Gaza city building, the panoramic view showed a spreading stream of poison, on eastern Gaza. The chemical burns deeply,… Read More white phosphorous mutilated and murdered family members

Updates from runs with medics; grief of husband of drone-struck woman

*smoky haze from intense Israeli shelling on Jabaliya and around, 15 January, 2009 “If this thing doesn’t stop in another week, some of them will die. And they know it,” A said about the war on Gaza, as we looked at a photo I’d taken of Saber today. I’d thought the same thing earlier, when… Read More Updates from runs with medics; grief of husband of drone-struck woman

Israeli Sniper Targets Uniformed Medics: what I witnessed in Gaza

By Eva Bartlett On January 7, as I and a Spanish human rights advocate accompanied Palestinian medics to retrieve the body of a man shot earlier by invading Israeli forces, we were also shot at as the medics carried the body towards the ambulance. It was in Dawwar Zimmo, eastern Jabaliya, near the area which… Read More Israeli Sniper Targets Uniformed Medics: what I witnessed in Gaza

“They shot a bomb outside our house”-eastern Jabaliya

*leaving homes, frightened by the already-enforced threat of bombing the residential houses of the area, Eastern Jabaliya, January 3, 2009 F has had no rest since the attacks began over 2 weeks ago. She only sporadically sends me text message updates. Earlier, she was strong, determined: “Hi, how r u? We r fine, take care… Read More “They shot a bomb outside our house”-eastern Jabaliya