Haaretz Exclusive 2,279 Calories per Person: How Israel Made Sure Gaza Didn't Starve

State forced to release 'red lines' document for food consumption in the coastal Strip following legal battle; official: state has right to determine who it assists.

After a three-and-a-half-year legal battle waged by the Gisha human rights organization, the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories has finally released a 2008 document that detailed its "red lines" for "food consumption in the Gaza Strip."

The document calculates the minimum number of calories necessary, in COGAT's view, to keep Gaza residents from...