Two weeks ago she was thriving. Now, a middle-class mom in Gaza struggles to survive


KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip — Yousra Abu Sharekh’s days start within the southern Gaza Strip typically after sleepless nights amid blaring ambulance sirens and the clamor of neighbors within the transient pause between relentless Israeli airstrikes. By dawn, the 33-year-old mom is on the hunt for bread, lining up for hours at bakeries to purchase … Read more