Beset by political infighting, split between three territories and distrustful of their institutions, many Palestinians are skeptical that their first national elections in 15 years will bring change – or even happen at all.
Security forces loyal Gaza’s Islamist rulers Hamas inspect a vehicle at the Rafah border crossing with Egypt, in the southern Gaza Strip on September 27, 2020. (File photo)
A rocket is launched by Palestinian militant groups into the Mediterranean Sea off the Gaza Strip at the start of their first-ever joint exercise, in Gaza City December 29, 2020. (Reuters)