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Why the Palmer-Uribe report on Israel’s flotilla attack is worthless

  Ali Abunimah on Fri, 09/02/2011 | Electronic Intifada Colombian President Álvaro Uribe Vélez has been criticized for his abuses of human rights defenders. (Center for American Progress) Turkey has imposed sanctions on Israel following Turkey’s rejection of a UN report on Israel’s attack on the Gaza flotilla last year. In the latest developments on Friday […]

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#StateofPalestine: “Nothing more than a mirage”

Recognising Palestine? The efforts of the Palestinian Authority to push for statehood are nothing more than an elaborate farce, writer says Ali Abunimah | Last Modified: 13 Apr 2011 16:15 If historical precedents in Lebanon and Syria are any indication, the declaration of statehood by the Palestinian Authority will have little effect, despite what Palestinian prime […]

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Ali Abunimah /@avinunu Responds To Israeli Claims That Gaza Flotilla Is A “Provocation” – video

IMEU | Democracy Now!, Jul 2, 2011 As the 400 international activists wait to set sail from Greece to Gaza on the Freedom Flotilla, Israeli media has been full of reports speculating about the activists’ character and motivations for participating in the humanitarian aid mission. “Israel is trying to present the flotilla as a military […]

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Photo: A tree in Lifta for me and my mum – awaiting return

  April 1, 2011 | Ali Abunimah’s Blog On Land Day, Budour Hassan (@Budouroddick on Twitter), visited Lifta, the village where my mother was born, just outside Jerusalem, and planted an olive tree in honor of my mother and me, as the photo shows. My mother and her family, along with all other Liftawis were […]

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