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News Black-out and Political Farce over Jerusalem Clashes ~ by Daud Abdullah

Dissident Voice | by Daud Abdullah | March 20th, 2013 Despite their ferocity, last Friday’s [9 March 2013] clashes in the Noble Sanctuary of Al-Aqsa failed to make international headlines. The virtual news black-out was indicative of prevailing attitudes towards Jerusalem as a whole. Palestinian officials argue, and rightly so, that even the Arab media […]

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UK mum on Israeli airstrikes

Related: Gaza Under Attack – in pictures PressTV –  Fri Aug 19, 2011 10:56PM GMT British Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Alistair Burt has said nothing about Israel’s airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, even as he condemned the recent incident in Eilat. Although Israel’s airstrikes on the Palestinians in […]

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Photo: A tree in Lifta for me and my mum – awaiting return

  April 1, 2011 | Ali Abunimah’s Blog On Land Day, Budour Hassan (@Budouroddick on Twitter), visited Lifta, the village where my mother was born, just outside Jerusalem, and planted an olive tree in honor of my mother and me, as the photo shows. My mother and her family, along with all other Liftawis were […]

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Mothers of Palestine | فلسطين

SPECIAL TOPIC May 13, 2012 | Some mothers today in Palestine do not get gifts. Do not get flowers. Do not even get a kiss from their son for which they fear they even will not see them alive again. Mothers of Palestinian prisoners like Thaer Halahleh and Bilal Thiab, some of many detained without […]

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