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Abu Mazen becomes his own people’s butcher: Abbas rejects free trade zone with Egypt, calls to shut tunnels

Al Ray Agencies | Aug 4, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas refused on Monday evening the establishment of a free trade zone between Egypt and the Gaza Strip. Abbas explained during a meeting with representatives of Egyptian local media in Cairo “this had not been previously discussed; the authority refuses to take […]

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#India condemning barring of NAM meeting, about to sign a $10-15 billion/year FTA with #Israel

It’s all about the shekels! India objects to cancellation of NAM meeting on  the occasion of a Palestinian bid at the United Nations  (Source  TwoCircles.net ) Economic Times reported although on Aug 2, 2012: MUMBAI: India and Israel will hold another round of negotiations on August 14-16 on signing the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) to […]

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Labor in Palestine: The Work of Resistance Gets a New Push

 May 25, 2011 | 10:07 am| By Michelle Chen  – Working In These Times Members of the Palestinian Popular Committee hold a protest calling for the boycott of Israeli settlement goods sold in Palestinian areas, on September 24, 2010, in Maasarah, near Bethlehem.   (MUSA AL-SHAER/AFP/Getty Images) There are a few values that trade unionists […]

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