Monthly Archives: May 2017

The Implications of Siege and the Internal Palestinian Division on the Situation in the Gaza Strip Since 2007

By: Omar Shaban  Introduction: June 2017 marks the 10th  year of the Israeli siege on the Gaza Strip. It began on June 15, 2007, one day after Hamas seized control in Gaza and one year after Hamas won the Palestinian parliamentary elections, which left Gaza mired in internal political conflict. The closure policy was not new; since 1967 the occupation military ... Read More »