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Hamas condemns Israel over blocking Covid vaccines to Gaza

Gaza City, February 16: Hamas on Tuesday blasted Israel's refusal to allow some 2,000 coronavirus vaccine doses destined for Gaza health workers through its blockade of the territory as a "violation" of international law. The Palestinian Authority, based in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, had planned to send the Russian Sputnik V doses through Israel to Gaza, a separate territory run by Islamist movement Hamas.But on Monday evening, the PA health ministry said Israel had blocked the delivery.Israel's move marked "a real crime and a violation of all international laws and...