Photos from the Quarter
Keywords: 
Eid al-Fitr
Ramadan
Gaza blockade
Hebron
Jewish settlers
Jerusalem
Haram al-Sharif
Abstract: 

This sample of photos, selected from hundreds viewed by JPS, aims to convey a sense of Palestinian life during the quarter from 16 May–15 August 2017. In this issue, Palestinians initiate a boycott of Haram al-Sharif after Israeli authorities change Jerusalem’s delicate status quo; electricity shortages wrack Gaza as Israel’s ten-year blockade of the Strip continues; and Muslims celebrate Ramadan and the Eid al-Fitr holiday.

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