Holy Innocents: The Case of Refugees in Israel
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Holy Innocents: The Case of Refugees in Israel

Each year the Holy Land attracts millions of pilgrims from around the world. It is a special place for Christians, Jews and Muslims. What the average pilgrim is not aware of, however, is that this region has also become a promised land for hundreds of thousands of refugees from Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan, the Philippines and…

The Holy Land: Christian Presence
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The Holy Land: Christian Presence

The Promised Land, Palestine, has always been a melting pot of different cultures and religions. It is a land where Jews, Christians and Muslims have their holy places. It has also always been a region of conflicts. In the wake of these conflicts, behind a veil of silence, the Christian population is in severe decline….

Israel-Palestine: A Singaporean Surgeon’s Witness of Working with the Palestinians
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Israel-Palestine: A Singaporean Surgeon’s Witness of Working with the Palestinians

Gaza has been blockaded for 12 years and bombarded by land, air and sea with several thousand killed and many more made homeless. Among the dead were more than a thousand children. Electricity is scarce and safe drinking water non-existent. Since March 2018, more than three hundred unarmed demonstrators asking for the right to return…