A close look at this article makes clear that steps were taken to ensure no deprivation, all the while Gaza is lead by an elected Government sworn to destroy Israel and regular rocket attacks. Hats off to Israel. There is no better example of how a liberal democracy should be run!!!! Meanwhile, Given Ms. Hass' well-known anti-occupation opinions, one needs to wonder whether this is fact or opinion.
First refugees travelling on Hungarian bus arrive at Austrian border (Reuters)
from the article: Israel releases papers detailing formula of Gaza blockade