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SodaStream closes illegal settlement factory but remains actively complicit in the displacement of Palestinians

Palestinian Students’ Campaign for the Academic Boycott of Israel | October 30, 2014

Palestinian boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) activists today welcomed the news that SodaStream has announced it is to close its factory in the illegal Israeli settlement of Mishor Adumim following a high profile boycott campaign against the company.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Headlines From Palestine: October 30, 2014


UN: At least 7,000 Unsecured Explosive Items Left by IOF Remain Across Gaza 439 more words


Israeli Occupation to Impose Israeli Labor Laws in the West Bank


Critics: laws’ true intent is to further entrench control over territory Palestinians seek for a future state

The Israeli government on Sunday will reportedly adopt a series of labor laws to be enforced in the West Bank via military decree. 522 more words


Sweden recognizes Palestinian state as UN fails to condemn Israeli settlements

Al-Akhbar | October 30, 2014

Sweden on Thursday officially recognized the state of Palestine, Stockholm’s foreign minister said, less than a month after the government announced its intention to make the move and one day after UN Security Council failed to condemn Israeli settlement plans.

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Official: Terrorist Settler Car Hits 13-year-old Nablus Teen on Wednesday

NABLUS (Ma’an) — An Israeli settler car knocked down a Palestinian teenager south of Nablus on Wednesday evening, a Palestinian official said.Ghassan Daghlas, an official who monitors settler activities in the norther West Bank, said 13-year-old Ibrahim Odeh was knocked down by the car on the Huwwara road. 69 more words