Gaza Game Exposes Siege Restrictions
August 28, 2010 § 2 Comments
Israel announced weeks ago that it would ease its siege on Gaza, but students who want to travel to the West Bank to study are still banned – as they have been for 10 years. To publicise the problem, the Israeli human rights group Gisha – Legal Center for Freedom of Movement has created an online game that demonstrates just how difficult it is to leave the Gaza strip.
Al Jazeera’s Nicole Johnston reports.
(Also see Gisha’s excellent short animation ‘Closed Zone‘)