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Jihad leader launches hunger strike in Israeli jail while #HanaShalabi in critical condition

Maan News Agency | March 27, 2012 JENIN (Ma’an) — Islamic Jihad announced Tuesday a senior member of the movement who was detained by Israel a week ago has began a hunger strike against his administrative detention. Jafar Ez Al-Din Qadan, 40, was seized by Israeli forces from Arraba village south of Jenin, at dawn […]

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University of London Launches Centre for Palestine Studies

  MARCH 2 2012   LONDON, March 2, 2012 (WAFA) – University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) launched on Thursday the Centre for Palestine Studies (CPS) as a newly constituted center of its London Middle East Institute, according to a SOAS launch invitation. “This initiative brings together considerable academic expertise with […]

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Palestinians launch campaign to embargo arms sales to Israel

guardian.co.uk, Friday 8 July 2011 21.00 BST Today marks seven years since the international court of justice ruling that the apartheid wall being built by Israel in the occupied West Bank is illegal and should be torn down. Yet the wall continues to be built, cutting children off from schools, farmers from their land and […]

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Israel launches new string of attacks on Gaza

Wed Mar 23, 2011 9:9PM Safa Joudeh, Press TV, Gaza A string of Israeli military strikes on the Gaza Strip that began on Tuesday has left at least 10 people dead, and over 50 wounded. The Israeli attacks began with the unprovoked killing of two Hamas security personnel on March 16th. Wednesday night, following artillery […]

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March 15 coalition launches petition

March 17, 2011 21:24 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The March 15 coalition has launched an initiative to gather a million signatures to end the division, the coordinator of the coalition Yousef Nouri told Ma’an. “This campaign will be house-to-house, street-to-street, city-to-city in the West Bank and Gaza demanding an end to division,” Nouri said. The document […]

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