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Palestinian Couples Separated by Israel’s Racist Laws

An Israeli soldier checks Palestinians as they cross an Israeli checkpoint in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron to go to the Ibrahimi Mosque or the Tomb of the Patriarch on 25 March 2013. (Photo: AFP – Hazem Bader) Al Akhbar English| Malik Samara | April 21, 2013 The law renders residents of Gaza […]

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HaSharon prison rejects visitation appeal by longtime separated couple

Related: Palestinian Prisoners – Special Topic | Prisoners – Category [ 28/09/2011 – 08:38 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– It was a day of disappointment for Ukrainian native Irena Sarahna after Israeli prison authorities denied her the right to visit her husband Ibrahim Sarahna, 41, as the couple, being held in separate prisons, have been banned […]

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The reunification of my parents

by Linah Alsaafin on November 5, 2010   Linah’s parents together in March, 2009 Yesterday my mother crossed the Allenby bridge, from the West Bank to Jordan, to see my father in Amman. What makes this banal act unusual is that she had to wait almost a year to be finally granted permission to cross […]

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