An epidemic would be calamitous.
Hamas should tighten public health measures;
Israel should loosen restrictions so that medical supplies can enter and afflicted Palestinians can leave.
- What’s new?
COVID-19 cases have appeared in the Gaza Strip, where close to two million Palestinians live in 365 sq km, many of them in crowded refugee camps where social distancing is…
- Why does it matter?
A major outbreak of the illness would swiftly overwhelm…