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Palestinians face extreme fuel shortage after Egypt destroys tunnels

Palestinians face extreme fuel shortage after Egypt destroys tunnels

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip are now experiencing extreme shortages on fuel after Egypt’s military recently destroyed dozens of underground tunnels and houses between the Egypt-Gaza border to prevent potential Muslim Brotherhood sympathizers and Islamic militants from entering the country. Fuel was previously transferred via tunnels however after the closure and destruction of most of […]

The Hamas dilemma in Egypt

The Hamas dilemma in Egypt

This article is a translation of the Arabic text which appeared in Al Jazeera Net on 6 August, 2013 by Fahmi Huwaidi  I realise that the environment in Egypt is not conducive to discussion of the state’s relationship with Hamas, which has been accused of interference in Egyptian affairs post-January 25 Revolution. Nevertheless, a press conference […]