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‘Let Gazans live’ – GazetteNET

GazetteNET… of Palestinians killed in protests in the Gaza strip since the end of March. Organized by the group Jewish Voice for Peace of Western Mass, community members gathered and held handmade signs with messages like “Palestine Will Be Free” and “Let … …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian […]

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5 prominent Jews who have criticized the Israeli government’s actions – StepFeed

StepFeedIn the West, politicians and media commentators often equate criticism of Israel with anti-Semitism. Even when academics, celebrities or politicians call out the overt mistreatment and slaughter of Palestinians, they are readily condemned by Zionists … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – Google News

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Meet the Palestinian women at the forefront of Gaza’s protests – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comThe Palestinian territory with nearly two million population can only be accessed via Egypt and Israel but an Israeli-Egyptian blockade has been suffocating the Strip for 11 years. Living conditions have deteriorated over the years and unemployment … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – Google News

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Israel’s ID System Tears Palestinian Woman Away From Her Children – Carbonated.TV (blog)

Carbonated.TV (blog)One woman’s separation from her family shows how Israel’s discriminatory ID system affects life of Palestinians under illegal military occupation. After living for nearly 17 years in Isawiyah in the embattled East Jerusalem, Ibtisam Abid, 37, has been … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – […]

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Prisoner’s Day: Thousands of Palestinians in Israeli jails – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comThere are more than 6,500 Palestinians – including 350 children and more than 60 women – currently in Israeli prisons. More than 400 are being held without charge or trial under so-called “administrative detention”. According to rights groups, 1,800 … …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – Google News

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What Palestinians can teach us about popular resistance – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comOn Friday, March 30, tens of thousands of Palestinians massed at Gaza’s eastern border to begin a series of protests and vigils that are expected to last until May 15. On that date, 70 years ago, Israel declared its independence, forcing hundreds of …Israeli defense minister, without proof, claims slain journalist was in Hamas; UN […]

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Israeli defense minister, without proof, claims slain journalist was in Hamas; UN says 133K flee eastern Ghouta in … – TBO.com

TBO.comIsrael’s military said it is still investigating. Yasser Murtaja, wearing a flak jacket labeled “press,” was shot to death while filming a mass demonstration near the fence with Israel on Friday in an area engulfed in thick black smoke from … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian […]

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Israel Massacres Unarmed Gaza Protesters Again as International Community Shrugs – The Real News Network

The Real News NetworkAli Abunimah is co-founder of the award-winning online publication The Electronic Intifada and author of One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli–Palestinian Impasse. His latest book is titled The Battle for Justice in Palestine. Based in …Israel says slain Gaza journalist was Hamas militantmySanAntonio.comLikening Palestinians to Blades of GrassConsortium News […]

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Hundreds attend funeral of Palestinian journalist killed in Gaza covering protests along Israeli border – The Independent

Hundreds attend funeral of Palestinian journalist killed in Gaza covering protests along Israeli borderThe IndependentHamas, which has ruled Gaza since a 2007 takeover and calls for Israel’s destruction, has called for a series of protests until 15 May, the anniversary of Israel’s founding when Palestinians commemorate their mass uprooting during the 1948 war over … […]

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‘I came today to tell the Israeli sniper we are not afraid of him’: the Great March of Return continues in Gaza – Mondoweiss

MondoweissLast Friday morning, Mohammed Asfour, 46, carried a Palestinian flag with his tent as his family of seven made their way to Abu Safia hill, which is about 900 meters away from the border fence with Israel, to participate in the peaceful March of Return … …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, […]

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Fears of more violence as Palestinians protest in Gaza – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comMohsen Abu Ramadan, a political analyst, said that targeting Palestinian civilians is “a new-old policy” pursued by Israel, especially under the far-right government led by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. “I expect that Israel will continue …Powerful photo captures teen’s final momentsIpswich Advertiser all 2,108 news articles …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera […]

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ASPI suggests – The Strategist (blog)

ASPI suggestsThe Strategist (blog)Welcome back after a long Easter weekend that was anything but peaceful. Violence erupted along the troubled border between Israel and Gaza: Israeli forces killed 18 Palestinians and injured hundreds more. Vox presents both sides, while Al Jazeera … …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – […]

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Palestinian protests persist despite Israel threats, killings – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comIsrael’s defence minister has warned protesters in Gaza that anyone who demonstrates on the border is putting their life at risk. That has not stopped Palestinian men, women and children from staging a six-day protest in the Israeli buffer zone … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian […]

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Martin Luther King and the battles that outlived him – Al Jazeera America

Al Jazeera AmericaFor example, the US government provides billions of dollars in military aid to Israel, which that country uses to maintain its occupation of the Palestinian people, a human rights catastrophe. Most recently, the Israeli Defense Forces fired live … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian […]

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Gaza hospitals: ‘Israel was shooting to kill or cause disability’ – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comGaza City – Mohammad Othman, a 15-year-old Palestinian boy, lies on a hospital bed at the intensive care unit of al-Shifa hospital in the Gaza Strip – the oldest and biggest medical facility in the besieged enclave. Othman is one of more than 1,500 …‘We want to return to our lands without bloodshed or bombs’News24Powerful […]

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Powerful photo captures teen’s final moments – Northern Star

Northern StarWHILE Australians were settling into a four-day Easter weekend, shocking attacks were unfolding on the other side of the world. Good Friday marked the single deadliest day in the Israel–Palestine conflict since the 2014 Gaza war began, with over a … …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – […]

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Gaza is Soweto revisited – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comCountless people in countless places watched as Israeli soldiers – turned willing executioners in service of another doomed apartheid regime – shot and killed 17 unarmed Palestinians who marched defiantly in defence of their freedom, dignity and land … …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – Google News

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Why is Malala such a polarising figure in Pakistan? – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comShe went on to name a number of young women from Pakistan – particularly those showing academic excellence – calling them “not Malala”. And when Malala’s autobiography was published, the chief of the All Pakistan Private Schools Federation, Kashif … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – […]

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MBS meets pro-Israel groups amidst escalation of killings of unarmed Palestinians – Islam21c

Islam21cA leaked copy of the Saudi Crown Prince’s itinerary shows him meeting several right wing pro-Israel groups whilst in the US. Mohammad Bin Salman, pictured above with Michael Bloomberg, also shook hands with leaders of several groups who have donated …Saudi crown prince meets Jewish leaders during US visitThe News International (blog) all 186 news […]

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‘We want to return to our lands without bloodshed or bombs’ – News24

‘We want to return to our lands without bloodshed or bombs’News24Asad Abu Sharekh, spokesperson for the campaign, told Al Jazeera that the march is meant to send a message to the international community to actively support the right of Palestinians to return to their lands. “The international community has approved … and more …read more […]

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‘We want to return to our lands without bloodshed or bombs’ – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comAsad Abu Sharekh, spokesperson for the campaign, told Al Jazeera that the march is meant to send a message to the international community to actively support the right of Palestinians to return to their lands. “The international community has approved …Israeli forces martyr 15 Palestinians in Gaza border protestsGeo News, Pakistan all 1,064 news articles […]

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Saudi crown prince meets Jewish leaders during US visit – The News International (blog)

The News International (blog)Meanwhile, JFNA gave almost $6m to illegal Israeli settlements between 2012 and 2015. JFNA supports a number of settlements over the Green Line (the border separating pre-1967 Israel from the Occupied Palestinian Territories), and helps families of … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian […]

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The Palestine solidarity movement should focus on Palestine – The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarDonors’ money, billions of dollars received by the Palestinian Authority (PA) in Ramallah has turned a revolution and a national liberation project into a massive investment with many benefactors and many beneficiaries. Most Palestinians, however … and more …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera Israel, Israeli, Palestine, Palestinian – Google News

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The Palestine solidarity movement should focus on Palestine – Ammon News

The Palestine solidarity movement should focus on PalestineAmmon NewsMost Palestinians, however, remain poor. Unemployment is skyrocketing. With the billions raked in by the corrupt PA since its founding in 1994, most Palestinians in the Occupied Territories still live in dire economic uncertainty. Women are hit hardest … …read more Source:: Middle East News Al Jazeera […]