Gaza

Hamas leader wishes Palestinians, Muslims happy Eid al-Fitr

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM -- Head of Hamas’s political bureau Ismail Haneyya has congratulated the Palestinian people at home and abroad and the Arab and Muslim nations on Eid al-Fitr, wishing them a happy holiday. “It is...

Gaza mosques to open for Ramadan’s last Friday prayer

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM -- Mosques in the Gaza Strip will be opened next Friday for the last Friday prayer in the holy month of Ramadan, Gaza’s COVID-19 Follow-up Committee announced on Sunday. The committee said that...

Israeli gunboats fire at Palestinian fishermen

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM - Israeli gunboats fired at Palestinian fishing boats off the northern Gaza Strip Beit Lahia town while sailing only three nautical miles off the coast on Monday morning. No casualties were reported in...

Hamas hands over 1,000 quarantine units to authorities in Gaza

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM - The Hamas Movement said it handed over 1,000 quarantine units to the competent authorities in Gaza as part of its effort to combat the coronavirus pandemic. In a press release, Hamas said...

Gaza fishermen shot by Israel navy, second day in a row

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM - Israeli naval forces fired rubber coated metal bullets toward Palestinian fishermen off the northern Gaza coast for the second day in a row, reported Wafa news agency. Two fishermen were injured after...

First coronavirus cases confirmed in the Palestinian Gaza Strip

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM - The first two cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in the densely-populated Gaza Strip, Palestinian health officials said on Sunday. Two Palestinians who had traveled from Pakistan and entered Gaza through Egypt...