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Palestinians mull ‘popular uprising’ against Israel as Tel Aviv plans ‘Hit to the Heart’ drill

AL ARABIYA Tuesday, 28 February 2012 Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said that he plans to ask for clarifications of Israel’s positions on a variety of issues. (File photo) The Palestinian Authority is weighing whether to continue its security and economic cooperation with Israel or instead spark a “popular uprising” against the Israeli occupation, a PLO […]

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Swedish politician urges country to recognize Palestine

Maan News Agency Febr 19 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The foreign affairs spokeswoman for Sweden’s Center Party has called on her country to recognize a Palestinian state and vote for Palestinian membership at the United Nations. Kerstin Lundgren, writing in the Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter on Wednesday, said if the country votes against Palestine joining […]

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