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Of course the big news was President Obama's visit to Israel, & to Ramallah in the West Bank.
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Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Mar 22, 2013 at 05:42 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Shir Hever discusses how land reform has failed in Israel due to claims it would benefit Palestinians & Bedouins.
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Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 08:02 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Another demo in Ni'ilin. This time it takes place on a rainy day, & the IDF responds to rock throwing with gunshots. Later, an IDF Jeep is firebombed.
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Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Dec 14, 2012 at 07:17 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Khaled Meshaal, the head of Hamas, visits Gaza for the first time since 1967.
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Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 07:08 PM PST with 13 Recommends
After several days, Israel stops bombing Gaza & agrees to a ceasefire with Hamas.
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Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 06:36 PM PST with 7 Recommends
The big story is PM Netanyahu's decision to launch an attack on Gaza. Here are several videos.
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Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Nov 16, 2012 at 05:24 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Activists briefly occupy the Rami Levy supermarket in the Sha'ar Binyamin Industrial Zone in the West Bank to call for a boycott of Israeli goods.
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Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 07:31 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
The Swedish ship Estelle is now in Naples , Italy, & plans to sail to Gaza.
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Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Oct 05, 2012 at 07:11 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Al Jazeera's Listening Post documents how news networks have ignored the story of the mass hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails.
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Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2012 at 06:33 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Yousef Al-Helou looks at the future of Gaza's tunnels.
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Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Sep 21, 2012 at 06:02 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Palestinians in the West Bank protest the policies of the Palestinian Authority that has led to higher prices, & win concessions.
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Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Sep 14, 2012 at 05:41 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
The Real News reports on the UNRWA report finding that Gaza may be uninhabitable by 2020.
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Comment Count 43 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2012 at 06:50 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
The Israeli media has reported that Israel will attack Iran before November.
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Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Aug 17, 2012 at 06:13 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Palestinians living in caves south of Hebron are being harassed by the IDF (which claims their land for military uses) despite the fact they have successfully sued in Israeli courts for their right ...
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Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Aug 10, 2012 at 07:02 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Israeli activists rally in the Jordan Valley in the West Bank in a show of support for Palestinians, who have been denied water by the IDF : Background: In recent weeks, with the warming of the ...
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Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jul 20, 2012 at 07:00 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Due to the overthrow of Mubarak, the Egyptian government is promising to open the Rafah border crossing into Gaza on a 24 hour basis. Gazans now can visit Egypt during regular business hours, a ...
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Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jul 13, 2012 at 07:00 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
The big news this week is that Al Jazeera Network has broadcast an investigation that shows that Yasser Arafat apparently was poisoned with polonium, causing his death.
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Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Jul 06, 2012 at 07:00 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Israel's social justice movement or J14 is starting again this summer. As this video shows, J14 is having problems handling the Occupation & Israeli Palestinians.
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Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Jun 23, 2012 at 10:10 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
We start off with several videos on the anti-African marches, counter-marches, riot & arson attack that occurred in Israel.
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Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Jun 09, 2012 at 10:13 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Israeli bulldozers scrape up cropland in Qarara, northeast of Khan Younis, southern Gaza.
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Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Jun 02, 2012 at 11:32 AM PDT with 16 Recommends