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Amid rubble and airstrikes, university students in Gaza resume classes online

Before the war between Israel and Hamas broke out last October, Halaa Hamdan’s daily routine was based on her life at Al Aqsa University in Gaza. The fourth-year English student spent her time studying her subjects and even taught English at a polytechnic school. This was an opportunity she had dreamed of and which came just two weeks before the …

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Israelis displaced by the battle with Hezbollah want to return home as the conflict moves closer to full-scale war

In November, Avi Avraham and his wife left their home in Kiryat Shmona in northern Israel to attend a wedding. Moments later, a rocket ripped through their third floor, shattering the windows—destroying life as they knew it. They and their son moved south to safety and have since been living as evacuees in a hotel paid for by the Israeli …

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