Not clear why 50-year-old who suffered from mental illness was near border fence, Gaza residents say.
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.
Foreign media outlets say Israel uses UAVs for attacks in the Strip. A Palestinian researcher refutes claims that such strikes are 'surgical.’
The Civil Administration has issued demolition orders against dozens of structures in the encampment, including the local school.
Twelve days after protesters demanded that Israel build in the E1 area, the Civil Administration has issued stop-work orders against the Salamat tribe.
Demolition orders issued against Avigayl, in the southern Hebron Hills, since its establishment in 2001 have never been enforced.
Justices reject petition by Palestinian family to return their land, saying the incursion is not fresh.
Water discrimination is another tool being used to wear down the Palestinians socially and politically.
Israel has adopted a drip-feed approach to providing the Palestinians with water instead of letting them control their own natural resource.
Hebron-area family suing police for failure to act effectively on evidence of tree vandalism.
Israeli households use three times as much water as Palestinian ones do; but figure that caused Knesset uproar expresses just one aspect of a large discrepancy in access, development and use of resources.