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EWASH: One Year since Israel Announced Easing of Blockade Policy but Clean Water not Flowing Easily

PNN – Palestine News Network –  15.07.11 – 14:36 Gaza – PNN – The Water Sanitation and Hygiene Group (EWASH) issued a report saying that even though Israel announced last year that it will ease the blockade; Gaza Strip residents still don’t have clean water running from their taps as up to 95 percent of […]

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Protests Announced For Naksa Day

Wednesday June 01, 2011 10:44 by Kevin Murphy – IMEMC and Agencies Refugees are preparing for a second display of mass civil disobedience on June 5th as part of commemorations of “Naksa Day”. Palestinian refugees plan to once again gather at Israel’s borders between Syria and Lebanon in a repeat of actions taken on Nakba […]

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Unity announced in Cairo

Published today (updated) 04/05/2011 16:38 CAIRO (Ma’an) — In a recorded broadcast which aired one hour after a unity announcement was made in Cairo, leaders of Fatah and Hamas both welcomed a Palestinian reconciliation they said would pave the way toward statehood. An initial delay in the presentation was said to be on account of […]

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Artillery fire kills 3 Palestinians in Gaza

April 7, 2011 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli artillery fire killed three Palestinians and injured dozens after a projectile fired from the Gaza Strip hit a school bus in southern Israel, injuring two people, medical and security officials said. Witnesses said artillery fire injured four relatives of Mahmoud Al-Manasra, 50, who was killed when shells […]

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The Palestinian Factions and the Bollywood Soap Opera to End Division

16.03.11 – 13:38 PNN – Palestine News Network Fadi Abu Sa’ada – PNN Editor-in-Chief – It looks like everyone’s trying to escape their responsibilities as usual. As soon as the Palestinian youth announced their intentions to mobilize a stalled Palestine and end internal divisions, all the political groups tried to ride the wave. We’re ashamed […]

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Radio: Massive Jerusalem settlement project

    Published today (updated) 16/01/2011 11:38   JERUSALEM (AFP) — A massive new construction project of at least 1,400 homes is about to be authorized in a settlement neighborhood in occupied East Jerusalem, Israeli military radio reported Sunday. The homes will be built in the settlement of Gilo, near Bethlehem, and are expected to […]

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