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Middle East peace talks meeting postponed after killing

The US wants both sides to approve a “framework” accord that would extend the negotiations beyond April
A meeting between Palestinian and Israeli peace negotiators has been postponed in the wake of a killing of an Israeli in the West Bank.
A spokesman for Palestinian Authority…

Holy Land “Palestine wants justice”

Christians in the Holy Land and throughout the world are remembering the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem this week. However, not all those hoping to travel from Palestine have been granted an entry permit by Israel. 679 more words

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Child Abuse! Israeli occupation forces raid & fire tear gas in Hebron prep school

HEBRON (Ma’an) — Israeli forces on Wednesday raided a prep school in Hebron and fired tear gas on school grounds, witnesses told Ma’an.

Israeli soldiers erected an encampment in the schoolyard of al-Mutanabby preparatory in southern Hebron and raised the Israeli flag on top of the school, locals said. 44 more words

Palestine

Picturing the Holy Land: 12 Photographers Chart a Region's Complexities

There are moments when photography can reinvent the idea of a nation and shape an age. The French Missions Héliographiques in the mid-19th century employed some of the first traders in the fledgling craft to systematically document France’s architectural and cultural patrimony—and what emerged was a startlingly modern blueprint of the past. 461 more words

Out There

A Letter to the Young Aid Worker

“War happens to people, one by one. That is really all I have to say and it seems to me I have been saying it forever.”- Martha Gellhorn…

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Grave desecration and robbery! Israel occupation ruins ancient cemetery, steals contents near Nablus

TULKAREM (Ma’an) – The Palestinian ministry of tourism and antiquities has accused Israel of ruining an archeological cemetery between Nablus and Tulkarem in the northern West Bank near the village of Deir Sharaf. 79 more words

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