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Statistics: 1.3 million Palestinians remain food insecure

DRAH | June 6, 2013 Gaza,(DRAH.ps)– A total of 1.3 million people representing 27% of households in Palestine remain food insecure, according to an official report. IA report, issued by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) on World Environment Day on 5 June, confirmed that “according to classification of the World Food Program, FAO, […]

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“TORCHING ARABS FOR EDUCATION”: Israel youth movement shirts display anti-Arab racism

Maan News Agency | May 19, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) – Picnickers in northern Israel were surprised Thursday when they saw anti-Arab racist slogans printed on T-shirts of a guide affiliated to a religious youth movement Ezra. “Torching Arabs for education,” was written on the guide’s shirt, families who were picnicking in the north told the […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Israeli navy fires at fishermen in Gaza

Israeli gunboats fire at Palestinian fishing boats (File Photo) PressTV | Fri Apr 26, 2013 3:37PM GMT Israeli navy has fired at Palestinian fishermen in the besieged Gaza Strip, violating terms of an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire with the Palestinian territory, Press TV reports. According to Press TV correspondent in Gaza, Ashraf Shannon, no one was injured […]

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Israel medics endanger Palestinian prisoners’ lives: Rights group

Palestinians demonstrate in support of hunger strikers in Israeli prisons on April 09, 2013. PressTV | Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:33PM GMT According to Palestinian sources, over 4,500 Palestinian prisoners are held in Israeli prisons, many of them without charge or trial, and are subject to human rights violations such as the use of torture […]

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The United States Promotes Israeli Genocide Against the Palestinians ~ by Francis A. Boyle

 Global Research | Francis A. Boyle | Jan 26, 2013 In direct reaction to Israel provoking the Al Aqsa Intifada, on October 19, 2000, the then United Nations Human Rights Commission (now Council) condemned Israel for inflicting “war crimes” and “crimes against humanity” upon the Palestinian people, some of whom are Christians, but most of […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Excuse while I vomit ~ by Alan Hart (@alanauthor)

Sabbah Report | Alan Hart | Nov 16, 2012 I imagine I am not the only one who feels the need to vomit (dictionary definition – “to throw up the contents of the stomach through the mouth”) when Israel’s Goebbels justifies the Zionist state’s ferocious and monstrously disproportionate attacks by air and sea on the […]

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Casualties of the last attacks on Gaza: Visit to Shifa Hospital – Photos by @rosa_schiano

by Rosa Schiano | 15 March 2012 | il Blog di Oliva This morning we went to pay a visit to the wounded at the Shifa Hospital. Most of them have fractures and burns. Hani Al-Qanoo, 15 Hani Al- Qanoo, 15 years old | Photo courtesy Rosa Schiano, 2012 His mother, Reda, tells that on Sunday […]

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Palestine: “Diwan Ghazza” and the Gaza Book Club

Posted 28 February 2012 21:16 GMT GLOBAL VOICES Written byYasmeen El Khoudary   This post is the first by our new author, Palestinian blogger Yasmeen El Khoudary, in which she introduces an initiative set up by a group of bloggers in Gaza called Diwan Ghazza. It’s quite surprising to see that people are quite surprised […]

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