Author Archives: Talgha Bendie

About Talgha Bendie

Talgha Bendie is an activist from South Africa working with The Centre For Political and Development Studies (CPDS)-Gaza

Why Christians are leaving occupied Palestine

Palestinian Christians have a special relationship with the holy land of Palestine for it is the birthplace of Christianity. They have been living in Palestine since the time of Jesus for over 2000 years. Cities such as Bethlehem and Nazareth … Continue reading

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Gaza remembers the ‘Mavi Marmara’

The nine Turks killed aboard the relief ship trying to bring supplies to Gaza 2 years ago are remembered by those they sought to help

Posted in Activism, Flotilla, Gaza, Israel/Palestine, Israeli Government, Middle East, Occupation, On the ground reports, Turkey | Comments Off