Source: Ammar Awad

Key Updates

  • 325 confirmed cases in the West Bank with 4 fatalities
  • 17 confirmed cases in the Gaza Strip
  • ‘State of Emergency’ including school closures and travel restrictions in effect in the West Bank
  • A rise in the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in East Jerusalem is creating health access problems for Palestinian residents who lack an Israeli residency card and who cannot access testing in Israeli and/or Palestinian health facilities

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Israel’s blockade on Gaza will have catastrophic effects on the spread and fatality of coronavirus within the besieged strip. We must urge the UK to use its diplomatic power to put end to this, so that Palestinians can gain access to the healthcare they need during this crisis. Write to your MP today.