Palestine’s Crisis


Tensions have been high between Israel & Palestine. Palestinians in Gaza & the West Bank had said they are suffering due to Israeli actions. Things have escalated in Palestine since the start of the holy month of Ramadan. Palestinians say that police tried to prevent them from holding their usual Ramadan evening gathering outside of Damascus Gate. Israeli police fired stun grenades, rubber bullets, and sprayed skunk water at protesters. On May 18, 2021 Israel launched rockets towards Gaza in Palestine. According to the health ministry 219 people have been killed in Gaza, 63 of which are children. These rockets caused homes, schools, & buildings to collapse leaving families and people buried and killed in the rubble of their homes.