Tanya Habjouqa. Occupied Pleasures

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West Bank: After grueling traffic at the Qalandia check point, a young man enjoys a cigarette in his car as traffic finally clears on the last evening of Ramadan. He is bringing home a sheep for the upcoming Eid celebration
©Tanya Habjouqa

More than four million Palestinians live in the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem under difficult political and economic conditions, and limited freedom of movement. Still, despite the circumstances involving 47 years of occupation, the people still find pleasure in daily life.


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