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PA sentences Anas Saad Awwad to 1 year in jail for writing an anti-Abbas comment on Facebook

Maan News Agency | Febr 7, 2013 NABLUS (Ma’an) — A Palestinian court has sentenced a man from the Nablus area to a year in prison for insulting President Mahmoud Abbas on Facebook, officials said Thursday. The Nablus magistrates court sentenced Anas Saad Awwad, 26, of Awarta village, in absentia to a year in prison […]

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MK slams Israeli basketball player’s Facebook racism slur

Maan News Agency | April 8, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian Knesset member Muhammad Baraka on Sunday criticized racism in Israel after racial slurs were reported on the Facebook page of an Israeli basketball player on Friday. “There is nothing like celebrating Passover with Matzah [unleavened bread] seasoned with the blood of Christian and Muslim […]

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