Living Through the Gaza Airstrikes

People keep asking me how the situation in Gaza is right now, and I don’t know how to begin describing it. Scary. Dangerous. Confusing. So many emotions.

The airstrikes happen everywhere, anytime, day and night. At night is the most difficult time. The bombing intensifies and I can feel it getting closer and closer. I’m exhausted but I try and force myself not to fall asleep… the explosions are even scarier when they wake you up.  I prefer to be awake when they strike.

It’s Ramadan, the holy month, and we should be celebrating....

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http://blogs.oxfam.org/en/blogs/14-07-14-gaza-right-now

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