One Year After Pillar of Defense in Gaza, Hamas-Fatah Rivalry Is Mounting Again

Hints of reconciliation between the Palestinian factions seem to have faded as frustration among Gazans grows.

The family of S., in the Gaza Strip, copes with lengthy power outages − initiated by the local authorities − thanks to the combined use of a UPS ‏(uninterruptible power supply‏) system, a few emergency chargeable fluorescent lightbulbs and a solar panel. In this way, the computers always work and the family members can read and study whenever they want to.