RealNews

Aid sanctions threaten West Bank health

One slip, and Issa Abu Shakr’s 5-year-old nephew plunged into the fetid stream of sewage that flows outside the family’s West Bank home. The contact with the filthy water required multiple blood transfusions and a 10-day hospital stay, Abu Shakr says. A few miles away, Maisoun Seidat picked up a blue bucket for one of her three daily trips to a communal cistern. People shouldn’t have to fret about something as elemental as water, Seidat says, but in the parched West Bank, it’s a constant worry. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.