Tagged with Bus Crash

Lessons from the Bus Tragedy of February 16

Reporting from Israel: Yovav Kalifon A bus collided with a truck on February 16 outside Jerusalem. It was packed with Palestinian children. It flipped on its side and caught fire. According to some reports, 5 children perished. Others say 10 lost their lives.       Whatever the number may be, it was a tragedy. In … Continue reading

Under the Burden of Proof

Reporting from the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Zaina Awad My office is located inside Jerusalem’s Old City, just next to the Al Aqsa Mosque compound.  Our balcony overlooks the Dome of the Rock; all that separates us is a wire fence and security cameras.  Because of our close proximity to the compound, where clashes between Muslims … Continue reading