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Attacks on Al Aqsa compound proof Israel not interested in peace

(CHICAGO 10/13/2014) – The American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) is outraged that Israeli forces today fired tear gas, stun grenades and rubber-coated steel bullets at Palestinians inside Al Aqsa mosque, disrupting the holy site’s sanctity and safety. 298 more words


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Just this past Saturday on October 4th Muslims worldwide celebrated one of their most religious holidays, Eid-Al-Adha.  Eid-Al-Adha , or also known as ‘Sacrifice Feast’, is celebrated to honor and  remember the willingness of  Abraham to give up Ishmael, his son, for god but then God  intervened to provide Abraham with a lamb to sacrifice instead. 301 more words

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Photo of the Week: Eid clowns in Jerusalem

Photo credit: Unknown
Date taken: October 4, 2014
Location: Jerusalem, West Bank, Palestine

A man dressed as a clown performs for Palestinians at the Aqsa Compound in occupied Jerusalem on the morning of Eid Al-Adha. 138 more words

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PressTV: US criticizes Abbas' speech at UN General Assembly

Interesting! I tried to find Abbas speech on youtube, and it isn’t there. . . only the one in 2011. I guess I shouldn’t be surprised! 287 more words


Kuwaiti Official Makes Jerusalem Pilgrimage

by Simon Henderson
September 19, 2014

On September 14, Kuwait’s first deputy prime minister and foreign minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Hamad al-Sabah flew from Jordan to Ramallah for talks with Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas. 296 more words

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