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“5 Broken Cameras” star Iyad Burnat among those shot in Bilin by Israeli forces

Ma’an News Agency  (updated) 03/11/2013 10:04 (Photos by Mohammed Yasin) BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Iyad Burnat, star of the Oscar-nominated film 5 Broken Cameras, was among those shot by Israeli forces during the weekly protest in his village of Bilin on Friday. Israeli forces opened fire on a demonstration against the separation wall four in Bilin […]

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Former Irish rugby star Hogan sets sail for Gaza

Says activists on peaceful mission should have “nothing to fear” By Brian Fitzpatrick | The Irish Emigrant  | June 21, 2011 Former Irish rugby international Trevor Hogan, who will set sail for Gaza as part of Freedom Flotilla II. A year after Israeli commandos stormed the Freedom Flotilla bound for Gaza, leaving nine peace activists […]

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