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It’s time for all Palestinians to be heard

Palestinian leaders lack electoral legitimacy, partly because the Palestinian diaspora has no say. Ahmed Moor | 23 Aug 2011 | Opinion | AlJazeera The Oslo Accords concentrated power in the hands of Palestinians based in the West Bank and Gaza [EPA] The Palestinians have big decisions to make. Their national movement has followed a singular […]

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Freegaza – Letter from Gaza to be delivered to Greek Embassies around the world

 by Free Gaza Team | 18 July 2011 The small French-flagged ship, MV Dignite, is currently making its way to Gaza, carrying citizens from Canada, France, Greece, Israel, Sweden and Tunisia. The people on board not only represent the hundreds that were planning to sail as part of Freedom Flotilla II, but the millions around […]

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UN: Judge hasn’t asked Gaza report to be nixed

GENEVA — The U.N.’s top human rights body says it is standing by a report about Israel’s 2009 incursion into Gaza even though the lead author has backtracked from some of the report’s most damning allegations against Israel. Israel has called for the report to be withdrawn after Richard Goldstone, a former South African judge and […]

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