Fatah is clinging with all its might to the rather meager power it extracts from running the PA under the vicious Israeli military regime
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.
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The severity of the punishment is determined not by the gravity of the act but by the social capital of the group that sues and judges
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Civil Administration set to approve building in Kfar Adumim, less than a mile from Khan al-Ahmar – whose demolition was approved by the High Court last week
In the military’s Orwellian language, it’s the soldiers who are the ones under attack. Meanwhile, 14-year-olds sit in jail
An ambulance a minute, 1,300 people shot in a day: Gaza’s Shifa Hospital faces crises that would swamp the world’s best hospitals
Appellate tribunal overturns Interior Ministry decision to annul residency permit of woman whose son wounded an officer in a 2015 stabbing attack
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What is cowardice if not the decision to kill masses of unarmed detainees who are demonstrating against their prolonged imprisonment?
The Israeli army's characterization of the demonstrations diminishes their gravity, but also unwittingly cast Hamas as a responsible, sophisticated political organization