07-07-2018, 12:17 PM
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Israel: court orders freeze on demolition of Khan al-Ahmar -
The temporary freeze comes after increasing pressure by the international community and an appeal filed by the bedouin village's lawyer.
An Israeli Supreme Court ordered Thursday a temporary freeze on the illegal demolition of Palestinian Bedouin Village Khan al-Ahmar, in the occupied West Bank. The injunction came after lawyer Alaa Mahajna filed an urgent petition on behalf of the village and its 181 residents ....
07-11-2018, 12:08 PM
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Eva Bartlett on Global Research TV -
Recently, Global Research TV had me on to discuss Syria, Palestine, and MSM lies ....
Proposed Israeli Law would open 60% of Palestinian West Bank to annexation -
The proposed bill is just the latest part of a long-standing effort by Israel to annex the West Bank through creeping property purchases, the recognition of illegal settlements and control of critical resources like water ...
3,533 Palestinians detained by Israel so far in 2018 -
The number of detained Palestinians include 651 children and four journalists. Over 400 are jailed without charges or trial ...
07-12-2018, 06:43 AM
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JIrish senate approves bill boycotting Israeli settlement goods -
Ireland becomes the first country to ban trade with Israel's illegal settlements.
The Ireland senate approved the Occupied Territories Bill, which bans all trade with illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, Wednesday. The Irish government opposed the legislation, but 25 independent and opposition lawmakers secured its approval ...
IDF censorship of Israeli press averages one redaction every four hours -
A recent report found that over the course of the past year, 271 articles were prohibited by Israel’s military censor and an additional 2,358 were partially or fully redacted....
Birthrights walk off tour in Israel -
... join peace now activists
For the second time in a month members of the all-paid Birthright Israel tour leave the excursion and opt to learn from anti-occupation activists ....
Thousands protest Israel's bill allowing segregation between Jews and Arabs -
The current proposal will allow Jewish religious law to be implemented in certain cases and will also remove Arabic as an official language.
Thousands of demonstrators took to streets in Tel Aviv Saturday night to demonstrate against a controversial Jewish nation-state bill proposed by Israel's right-wing party Likud which seeks to enshrine Israel’s Jewish character in law and promote housing discrimination among minority groups ....
Israel closes crossing, stopping Gaza fuel and gas supply -
"The Israeli occupation’s closure of the Kerem Shalom crossing and depriving Gaza from the most simple necessities of life is a crime against humanity,” said the Hamas statement.
Israel has closed the Kerem Shalom crossing to any gas and fuel supplies to the Gaza Strip. The crossing was already closed to most merchandises, but fuel, food and medicine that have explicit Israeli permissions were exempt .....
Israel's Apartheid Nation State bill Heading for Adoption
07-19-2018, 12:56 PM
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Global Jewish Groups issue joint statement in support of BDS movement -
The BDS solidarity campaign includes 37 Jewish groups in 15 different countries, including South Africa, Brazil and Germany. An unprecedented joint statement has been issued by dozens of Jewish groups in several countries offering their support to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. They affirmed that their condemnation of the Israeli state does not amount to antisemitism ....
07-20-2018, 07:50 AM
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11 years of blockade -
... how despair has made Gaza unlivable
In 2012 the United Nations published a report claiming the Gaza Strip would be unliveable by the year 2020. Five years later, after the summer 2014 full-on Israeli military assault against the Palestinian terrirtory, the U.N. published another report arguing Gaza had reached the point of un-liveability citing deteriorating infrastructure, alarming economic indicators and worsening social services.....
US aid suspension hits Gaza's poor -
The Gaza Strip has been under an Israeli blockade for more than 10 years, with some 80 percent of the enclave's two million residents relying on aid, according to the UN agency for Palestinian refugees (UNRWA) ....
07-28-2018, 07:17 AM
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How Israel armed the drugs cartels part 1
When I lived in the West Bank a decade ago, I heard from Palestinians in both Hebron and Jerusalem more than once that the Israeli occupation forces tolerate or even encourage the sale of hard drugs among the Palestinian population that they control .....
How Israel armed the drugs cartels part 2
The Medellin Cartel’s military leader was Gonzalo Rodriguez Gacha, who set up “self-defence” squadrons to protect his “ranchers” from left-wing guerrillas like the FARC, which had been taxing their cocaine exports. Rodriguez Gacha and his affiliated far-right death squads were responsible for some of the country’s worst campaigns of political terror, targeting judges, politicians and civilians alike for assassination....
07-29-2018, 07:43 PM
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07-31-2018, 02:49 PM
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'Greater Israel' and the Balkanization of the Middle East: Oded Yinon’s 'Strategy for Israel'