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AP’s veteran Gaza reporter leaves home to preserve belief in coexistence

Ibrahim Barzak with his sons before leaving Gaza. (Courtesy Ibrahim Barzak)

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Ibrahim Barzak spent his childhood counting the days to weekends, when he would travel with his father to see friends in Tel Aviv, Herzliya, Ashdod and Jerusalem. For Barzakā€™s young sons, by contrast, the names of those cities conjure malevolent exotica. Barzak, 38, has worked for… Read more »