Al Mezan: Palestinians Have the Right to Study in Palestinian Universities; Israel Must Allow Gazan Students to Study at West Bank Universities
Human rights lawyer in Gaza to Baroness Catherine Ashton: Use your power to assist students from Gaza to reach their studies in the West Bank
Announcement comes during court proceedings relating to a request by a lawyer in Gaza for an exit permit to reach her studies in human rights and democracy in the West Bank. The Court denied the petition.
While Israel declares an easing of the closure and restrictions on movement of people out of the Gaza Strip:
Israel refuses to allow a lawyer to leave Gaza to reach her studies in democracy and human rights in the West Bank