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Sabra Camp Braces for Winter Floods

Sabra residents and street vendors call the yearly flood caused by heavy winter rains ‘the river.’ Sabra is geographically lower than its surrounding areas, making it a perennial location of flooding. (Photo: al-Akhbar) By: Alaa al-Ali | | Al Akhbar English | October 3, 2011 Yearly floods plague residents of the Sabra Palestinian refugee camp […]

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Israel braces for fresh protests in Golan

Published today (updated) 06/06/2011 15:40 Demonstrators wave the Palestinian flag as the Israeli army fires teargas along Syria’s border with Israel. Israeli forces are bracing for fresh unrest along the Syrian ceasefire line a day after they reportedly killed 23 trying to break through to mark the 1967 Six Day War. [AFP/Jack Guez] MAJDAL SHAMS, […]

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