Ismail Ziada lost six relatives when Israeli jets bombed family home, claiming that it was serving as an active command and control center for Hamas
Amira Hass is the Haaretz correspondent for the Occupied Territories.
Born in Jerusalem in 1956, Hass joined Haaretz in 1989, and has been in her current position since 1993. As the correspondent for the territories, she spent three years living in Gaza, which served of the basis for her widely acclaimed book, "Drinking the Sea at Gaza." She has lived in the West Bank city of Ramallah since 1997.
Hass is also the author of two other books, both of which are compilations of her articles.
Another case of an Israeli in uniform who took the life of a Palestinian with unexceptional ease slides under the media radar
A months-long strike ended this week when the Civil Administration agreed to reexamine procedures concerning access to farmland beyond the West Bank separation barrier. Have the reasons for the strike really disappeared? Time will tell
Between the government’s insulting gestures and their implementation lies a time-tested innovation dreamed up by the Jewish brain – the bureaucracy of Israel’s Civil Administration in the West Bank
After so many years of disappointments and unfulfilled promises, the Palestinians didn’t expected any positive surprises
Any achievements that can be credited to Palestinian diplomacy are the kind that simply preserve the status quo with the Israelis
Some ethical dilemmas that arise from living in this land
Nakba Day, which was observed this week, marks the 69th year of the Palestinian nation’s disaster, but also of its dignity, capabilities and strength
This column is being written in protest against the high threshold that routine Israeli violence must reach for something to be written about it
The IDF has prevented activists from escorting Palestinian shepherds who were harassed by Jewish settlers. In one case, the ban violates a High Court ruling