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Jessica Buxbaum

Jessica Buxbaum

Jessica Buxbaum is a Jerusalem-based journalist covering Palestine and Israel. Her work has been featured in Middle East Eye, The National and Gulf News. Follow her on Twitter: @jess_buxbaum

In-depth: From sunset pictures to posing next to bombed-out buildings and women's lingerie, photos from the Gaza war are commonplace on dating apps in Israel.

06 May, 2024

In-depth: Israel is using its allegations against UNRWA as ammunition to push the UN agency out of Jerusalem, placing thousands of Palestinian refugees at risk.

24 April, 2024

In-depth: Israel has reportedly created 'kill zones' in Gaza that fail to distinguish between combatants and civilians, a stark violation of the laws of war.

15 April, 2024

In-depth: Ultra-Orthodox Jews have always been exempt from military service. A new bill could change that, bringing down Israel's government in the process.

13 March, 2024

In-depth: For two months, Israelis have gathered at border crossings with Gaza to prevent supplies like food, fuel, water, and medicine from entering.

28 February, 2024

In-depth: Nazareth-born Sondos Alhoot is running in Israel's municipal elections, but Palestinians in occupied East Jerusalem are expected to boycott the vote.

24 February, 2024

In-depth: With Israel's ground invasion looming and most of Gaza's population trapped in Rafah, fears are mounting that the city could become a mass graveyard.

14 February, 2024

Israel's campaign to dismantle UNRWA has dire consequences for the delivery of aid and services to Palestinians and for their collective right of return.

09 February, 2024

In-depth: In the absence of an official post-war plan, extremist ideas once reserved for the fringes of society are taking over policymaking in Israel.

07 February, 2024

In-depth: Since the beginning of the war on Gaza, Israeli soldiers have been openly posting videos of themselves committing war crimes on social media.

29 January, 2024