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Akiva Eldar: Netanyahu’s speech of lies

  26 September 2011  — Israeli Occupation Archive | By Akiva Eldar, Haaretz Akiva Eldar Bertolt Brecht wrote, in his poem “The Necessity of Propaganda,” “Even the hungry must admit that the Minister of Nutrition gives a good speech.” (Translation from the German, Jon Swan. ) It must be admitted that Benjamin Netanyahu gave a […]

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Palestinian State Declared at UN One Day Before Abbas ~ by @kawthersalam

Kawther Salam | Sept 19, 2011 I have followed the activity of the “Palestinian Authority” for several years with great and increasing doubts. Their record and the scant information which gets out of the West Bank sadly confirms the worst suspicions about them. In very short words, the PA does not in my opinion  represent […]

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Israel Extends Family Unification Ban For A Year

  Tuesday July 26, 2011 06:12 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli Knesset approved a request by the government of Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, to extend the ban on family reunification for an additional year prohibiting granting Israeli citizenship, or even residency, to Palestinians, Lebanese, Iraqis or Syrians married to Israeli […]

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US Needs a Declaration of Independence – from Israel

  July 4, 2011 Palestine Chronicle Passengers issued their call from the decks of US-flagged boat. By Henry Norr – Athens, Greece 235 years after the American colonies declared independence from Britain, the passenegers on the U.S. Boat to Gaza call for a new American Declaration of Independence, this time from Israel. The passengers issued […]

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Lieberman: “We Will Cancel All Peace Accords Should Palestinians Declare State”

  Friday June 17, 2011 11:13 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli Foreign minister and leader of the right-wing Yisrael Beiteinu Party, Avigdor Lieberman, stated during his meeting with EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton, that Israel will void all related peace agreements with the Palestinians, including Oslo, should the Palestinian leadership unilaterally […]

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Peres claims that Palestinian declaration of independence will continue, not end, conflict

Tuesday, 10 May 2011 11:44| MEMO The President of Israel has claimed that a move by the Palestinian Authority to seek UN recognition of an independent Palestinian state will “continue, not bring an end to, the conflict with the Zionist state. According to the Jerusalem Post, Shimon Peres believes that seeking statehood “without answering Israel’s […]

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Germany Will Not Support Palestinian Statehood Declaration

Monday April 25, 2011 11:37 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Despite ongoing diplomatic talks and efforts carried out by Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, and his teams, Germany announced it will not be supporting the Palestinian intentions to declare statehood this coming September at the United Nations. Abbas and Merkel – Arabs48 German paper, […]

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Israel minister: US will veto Palestine declaration

April 12, 2011 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Israeli officials have said that the US will use its veto if the UN Security Council decides to vote on approving an independent Palestinian state. Israel Radio reported that the US supports negotiations rather than unilateral steps. Israeli minister Uzi Landau said Israel should announce the annexation of several […]

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Palestine’s Declaration of Independence

    Mahmoud Darwish’s words resonate today Editor Palestine Monitor|14 March 2011 Renouncing violence and terrorism, recognizing Israel, accepting United Nations Resolutions 242 and 338 and negotiations leading to a two-state solution, Mahmoud Darwish’s crafted Declaration of Independence is a foundational document for the Palestinian struggle for freedom and independence. From it’s release in 1988 […]

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ei: In whose name does Dutch FM Rosenthal speak?

Rifat Odeh Kassis, The Electronic Intifada, 1 March 2011 Appointed Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad with Uri Rosenthal, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, February 2011. (Mustafa Abu Dayeh/MaanImages) In recent months, a number of Latin American countries have publicly expressed their recognition of Palestinian statehood. Given that a Palestinian state doesn’t yet […]

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Palestine Declaration from World Social Forum People’s Movement Assembly

Sunday, 13 February 2011 08:14 People’s Movement Assembly, WSF In Dakar, Senegal the People’s movement Assembly on Palestine convenes at the World Social Forum (WSF) at a time of intense popular struggle in Palestine against Israeli apartheid, colonization and occupation, and for full implementation of the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people.   For the […]

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The “Stuttgart Declaration” Represents a Paradigm Shift | by Ilan Pappé

by Ilan Pappé / January 18th, 2011 Recently the organizers of the Stuttgart conference and especially those who signed the Stuttgart declaration came under sever criticism from various writers and politicians in Germany and were exposed at time even to typical German center left abrasive language. Setting aside the insignificant aspects of the dialogue – […]

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PA to Request Declaration from UN Security Council

Monday, 17 January 2011 15:45 Tania Kepler for the Alternative Information Center (AIC) Following an influx of Israeli building plans approved for East Jerusalem and the West Bank, the Palestinian Authority plans to ask the United Nations Security Council to declare Israeli settlements illegal and demand that all construction be stopped. Saeb Erekat, the chief […]

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Blocking Amnesty: Israel’s Assault on Human Rights

17:52 01/12/2011 Israel is shutting out the watchdogs of democracy starting in Ben-Gurion. By Neve Gordon – Israel Imagine a college student returning to her university after spending Christmas break at home. At the airport she logs on to the Internet to double check some of the sources she used in her final take-home exam […]

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MADA: 19 Violations Committed Against Journalists in December

11.01.11 – 12:38 Ramallah – PNN – The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) issued on Tuesday its monthly report documenting violations against journalists in the Palestinian territories. Archive According to MADA there were 17 violations against journalists and two against journalist’s property. MADA reported that the offenses were committed by both the Israeli army and […]

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