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Cyprus formally recognizes State of Palestine

Al Akhbar English | February 8, 2013 Cyprus said on Friday it has upgraded its relations with the Palestinians to full diplomatic mission status, one of just eight European Union countries to do so. The decision was announced by Foreign Minister Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis during an official visit by her Palestinian counterpart Riyad al-Malki. “I informed […]

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Nuland: US Will Not Refer To PA As “State Of Palestine”

Wednesday January 09, 2013 02:30 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies U.S. State Department Spokeswoman, Victoria Nuland, stated that, until peace negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians lead to the establishment of a Palestinian state, the United States will not refer to the Palestinian Authority (P.A.) as the state of Palestine. Her statements came […]

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Here comes September! ~ by @YasirTineh

September 4, 2011 | Yasir M. Tineh Here comes September, the long awaited month in the eyes of Palestinians everywhere, within Palestine itself, displaced in refugee camps and scattered across the globe as part of the yearning for home diaspora Palestinians. We await without having a say in the matter of the Palestinian bid for statehood, we […]

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#sep20 | Officials set date for “Palestine 194” march

Mass rallies in support of Palestinian statehood bid at United Nations to begin on September 20 in occupied West Bank. 01 Aug 2011  | Al Jazeera  Israel fears that masses of Palestinians could attempt to break down border fences in September [EPA] Palestinian officials have said they will begin mass marches against Israel’s occupation of […]

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#StateofPalestine: “Nothing more than a mirage”

Recognising Palestine? The efforts of the Palestinian Authority to push for statehood are nothing more than an elaborate farce, writer says Ali Abunimah | Last Modified: 13 Apr 2011 16:15 If historical precedents in Lebanon and Syria are any indication, the declaration of statehood by the Palestinian Authority will have little effect, despite what Palestinian prime […]

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#StateOfPalestine – I refuse….. ~ by @YasirTineh

#StateOfPalestine – I refuse….. Posted on July 20, 2011 | by Yasir M. Tineh Statehood, September, UN and Recognition, are all words echoing through the social media networks in relation to the  Israel/Palestine conflict. In what seems to be a desperate effort by the PA in the matter of restoring their legitimacy, Abbas is “threatening” to seek a unilateral recognition from the […]

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