Share this story
Close X
Switch to Desktop Site

June 21, 2010

Image 2 of 14


A Palestinian man walks past graffiti showing a woman with her hands raised and what appears to be an ambulance behind her, on the wall of Shifa Hospital in Gaza City. For decades Palestinians have used graffiti to express their political loyalties and their nationalist aspirations, frequently spray-painting 'tags' of their favored parties onto walls and houses, announcing protests, denouncing their rivals, and declaring the establishment of new factions.

PHOTO: Maya Hitij/AP

Next Image Previous Image

Image 2 of 14

About these ads