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Europe rewards Israel unconditionally: how does this advance peace?

Open Democracy | Brigitte Herremans and Deborah Casalin , 25 July 2012 Strong EU statements on the deteriorating situation in the occupied Palestinian territory (OPT), which have denounced Israel’s unabated expansion of settlements in the West Bank and the closure of Gaza, and expressed concern over preserving the future possibility of a two-state solution, conflict […]

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How Greece abandoned Palestine

David Cronin | The Electronic Intifada |13 July 2011 Once a champion of Palestinian rights, Greece is now being protested for thwarting the Freedom Flotilla II. ( Oren Ziv / ActiveStills ) When Andreas Papandreou died in 1996, The New York Times noted that he often left Western governments “befuddled or exasperated” as he took positions […]

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How Europe bankrolls Israel’s jails

Author: David Cronin 12 June 2011 – Issue : 939|  – New Europe Salam Fayyad (R), Palestinian Prime Minister, looks at a map of the Israeli separation wall as he meets with the European Union High Representative for Foreign Policy and Security Policy, Catherine Ashton (L).| EPA/ATEF SAFADI In these times of austerity, the idea […]

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Israel’s lucrative weapons exports depend on how effectively it kills Palestinians

Thursday, April 14, 2011 | Sajepress | Posted by Zafar Khan Was the sudden spike in violence in Gaza accidental? During the month of March and up to the first ten days of April, 2011 violence between the Gaza strip and Israel escalated to the point where an all out conflict was looking more and […]

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Rightist Facebook group: How do we get explosives?

  Friday, March 25 2011|Dimi Reider| +972 Magazine “Zion Fighters” is a steadily growing ultra-rightist group that’s trying hard to become  a real organisation. Its imagery and language are extremely militant, rallying against non-Jewish MKs, left wingers and, obviously, Arabs. But last night members of their Facebook group broke a record of sorts: Aviv Tam: […]

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How Zionist lobby shapes UK politics

PressTV – Fri Dec 31, 2010 1:6PM The wealthy Jewish lobby in Britain working under the title of the Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI) has been tipped as the Conservative Party’s paymaster. The CFI as described by British political analysts is beyond doubt the most well- connected and probably the best funded of all Westminster […]

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ei: How Europe aids the occupation: David Cronin interviewed

Sarah Irving, The Electronic Intifada, 20 December 2010 David Cronin In his new book Europe’s Alliance with Israel: Aiding the Occupation, journalist David Cronin traces the intricacies of the relationship between the State of Israel and institutions such as the European Union and NATO. In doing so, it exposes the bad faith behind Europe’s position […]

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Yedioth: Israel expands settlements gradually to avoid int’l condemnation

[ 19/10/2010 – 01:36 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper said that the Israeli ministry of housing is following a plan to expand its settlement construction gradually in order to avoid international condemnation. The newspaper quoted an official at the department of lands as saying that the technique of the encroaching settlement […]

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