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Palestinian activist to judge: I do not recognize your rules

20 February 2012 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee | ISM Bassem Tamimi from Nabi Saleh testified yesterday as part of the defense’s case in the ongoing trial against him. Tamimi, suspected of protest related charges, was arrested on March last year, and remains in detention since. Bassem Tamimi photo: ActiveStills After 11 months in an […]

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El Salvador recognizes Palestine as independent state

Maan News Agency | Aug 26, 2011 El Salvador recognizes Palestine as independent state Published today (updated) 26/08/2011 02:44 Font- Font+ SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) — El Salvador on Thursday recognized Palestine as an independent state in the midst of a drive by the Arab League to upgrade it to full membership status in the United […]

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The fork ahead of the Palestine issue

PressTV –  Tue Aug 16, 2011 9:11PM GMT By Mohyeddin Sajedi United Nations General Assembly With September edging closer and the time approaching for raising the official bid for the formation of an independent Palestinian state in the United Nations and its full membership in the organization, this proposal can only go one of two […]

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Republican presidential candidate wants to destroy UN if it recognizes Palestine

Thursday, August 11 2011| Noam Sheizaf | +972 Magazine In an op-ed published on the pro-Netanyahu tabloid Yisrael Hayom, Republican Newt Gingrich calls upon the United States to stop supporting the United Nation if it votes for Palestinian independence. “We don’t need to fund a corrupt institution to beat up on our allies,” says Gingrich. […]

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Israel Threatens to Take Action if UN Recognizes Palestinian Statehood

  Occupied Jerusalem, March 29 (QNA) – Israel informed the 15 members of the United Nations Security Council last week, as well as several other prominent European Union countries, that if the Palestinian Authority persists in its efforts to gain recognition in September as a state within the 1967 borders, Israel would respond with a […]

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Cyprus Recognizes Palestine as State

          2011-01-30 21:57:00     Xinhua      Web Editor: Sun Cyprus recognized Palestine as an independent state on the lands that Israel has occupied in 1967, official Palestinian news agency, Wafa, reported Sunday. Wafa said that President of Cyprus Demetris Christofias sent a letter to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas informing him about the recognition. […]

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Abbas: During Bush era Israel accepted east Jerusalem as capital

In interview with Al-Jazeera, Palestinian leader says Israel and Ramallah reached understandings on establishment of Palestinian state within 1967 border, but Israel dodged US efforts to implement them Roee Nahmias uring George W. Bush’s presidency Israel and the Palestinian Authority reached an agreement according to which Israel would recognize east Jerusalem as the capital of […]

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Medvedev recognizes E. Jerusalem as capital of future Palestinian state

[ 19/01/2011 – 07:49 PM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has made his first visit to Palestine without stepping foot on Israeli-occupied soil. World leaders usually visit Israel when visiting Palestine to show impartiality. Observers say the visit was also distinguished by the president’s backing of a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem […]

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Russian President Medvedev to Reaffirm Russian Recognition of Palestinian State

PNN – Palestine News Network – 18.01.11 – 15:13 Jericho PNN – On the day of Russian president Dmitri Medvedev’s visit to Jericho, Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas called the trip “historic” and a top negotiator said he expected Medvedev to reaffirm his country’s recognition of an independent state of Palestine. President Abbas welcomes President Medvedev […]

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Republic of Guyana Recognizes the Palestinian State

PNN – Palestine News Network – 14.01.11 – 15:44 Georgetown – PNN – The Republic of Guyana officially announced on Friday its recognition of a Palestinian state within the 1967 borders, becoming the seventh South American country to do so. Guyana Recognize the Palestinian State The Guyana Foreign Affairs Ministry stated today that its recognition comes as […]

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Guyana Joins other South American Countries in Recognizing Independent Palestinian State – International Middle East Media Center

Friday January 14, 2011 12:13 by Ramona M. – IMEMC and Agencies According to Al Jazeera, Guyana has become the seventh South American nation to recognize Palestinian independence. It follows in the footsteps of Ecuador, Bolivia, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, and Chile. Guyana Flag In a statement released by the country’s Foreign Ministry, Guyana’s said it […]

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Uruguay to follow the footsteps of Latin neighbors, recognize Palestine

[ 07/12/2010 – 10:57 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The deputy foreign minister of Uruguay has said that his country would recognize Palestine as an independent state by next year 2011. He pointed out that Montevideo would open a diplomatic mission in Ramallah soon. Argentina recognized Palestine as an independent state on 1967 borders on […]

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