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Al-Arakib – Sixty Years, and the Struggle is Just Beginning

  PNN – Palestine News Network –  25.07.11 – 16:27 By Adam Keller/Gush Shalom – Al-Arakib is a village in Israel, northeast of Beersheba. A village which does not appear on any map published in this country, a village whose existence the Government of Israel does not recognize and does all in its power to […]

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Al Arakib: Is Nuri el-Okbi a Bedouin version of Australia’s indigenous land rights campaigner Eddie Mabo?

28 March 2011 By Amos Roberts, SBS Dateline Report – 27 March 2011 http://www.sbs.com.au/dateline/story/about/id/601031/n/Israel-s-Mabo Professor John Sheehan, an Australian authority on native title compensation, certainly thinks he could be. He’s currently helping Nuri in his struggle to reclaim land taken from his family by the Israeli authorities 60 years ago. Despite living in the Negev […]

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AL ARAKIB MARCH 12 2011 | After 21TH Demolition

Taayush activists visit al Araqib in solidarity with the villagers who are facing the ethnic cleansing plans of the fascist Israel government. The activists brought olive trees (which symbolize steadfast on the land) to be planted in the village instead of ones uprooted in the demolitions. Read about the 21st destruction of the village by […]

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Today: massive demonstration in the Negev in solidarity with the Arakib people | Jan 23, 2011

23/01/2011 10:52 pls48 The Higher follow-Up Committee for the Arab masses inside the Palestinian territories of 1948 organizes a demonstration today Sunday January 23 at 2pm. in front of the court buildings in Beer-Sheva, in solidarity with the people of Al-Arakib village, whom their village were demolished for the tenth time in row by the […]

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