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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 Barzak’s young sons, by contrast, the names of those cities conjure malevolent exotica. Barzak, 38, has worked for… Read more »