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Old problems in Jerusalem's Old City

JERUSALEM, 23 November 2015 (IRIN) - The issues Palestinians face in Jerusalem are on full display inside the walls of the Old City, where the latest violent flare-up began. full report

Editor's take: The limits of coexistence

JERUSALEM, 21 October 2015 (IRIN) - The situation in Jerusalem felt “out of control” long before this round of bloodshed. full report

Photo feature: first responders in crisis

JERUSALEM, 15 October 2015 (IRIN) - As Israel attempts to quell two weeks of violence by ramping up security in East Jerusalem, Palestinian and Israeli first responders are determined to carry on providing care for the wounded – even if it means placing themselves in danger. full report

IRIN's Top Picks: Cash in aid, changing faith, and de-development in Gaza

LONDON, 4 September 2015 (IRIN) - Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top of global crises. We also highlight key upcoming conferences, book releases and policy debates. full report

'We can't have another year like this'

JERUSALEM, 21 August 2015 (IRIN) - Pierre Krähenbühl, head of the UN's agency for Palestinians, has just faced the largest financial crisis in the organisation's history. Has he got a plan to stop another? full report

Film: Gaza fire

GAZA CITY, 18 August 2015 (IRIN) - Last summer's war in Israel and Gaza left more than 2,000 Palestinians dead. At the forefront of the battle to save people were the Palestinian enclave's fire service. One year on, the firefighters are battling not just flames - but politics, salary shortages and a chronic lack of equipment. full report

IRIN's Top picks: Effective altruism, humanitarian complicity and Boko Haram

DUBAI, 24 July 2015 (IRIN) - Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, interviews, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top of global crises. This week - Palestine, Cameroon and Bulgaria. full report

Yarmouk camp no longer besieged, UN rules

BEIRUT, 24 July 2015 (IRIN) - Despite not being able to deliver food to the camp since March, the UN has quietly dropped the Palestinian camp from its list of besieged areas in Syria full report

Four facts you might not know about housing demolitions by Israel

JERUSALEM, 22 July 2015 (IRIN) - As the tiny Palestinian town of Susiya faces destruction, Israel's system of demolitions is once again under scrutiny. full report

IRIN’s Top Picks: Gulf donors, aid worker attacks and dodgy statistics

DUBAI, 10 July 2015 (IRIN) - This week, Top Picks delves into the rise of Gulf, donors, unpicks some dodgy statistics and examines varying levels of risk faced by different types of aid workers. full report

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