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". . . Sorrow crawled naked in my city . . ." (Fadwa Tuqan)

From MA’AN NEWS AGENCY
ISRAEL RESTRICTS THE ENTRY OF PALESTINIANS TO JERUSALEM
July 1, 2015
BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli authorities set new restrictions Tuesday on Palestinians entering Jerusalem from the occupied West Bank after attacks targeting Israeli military and settlers, revoking the entry permits of hundreds set to travel during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. 800 more words

East Jerusalem

Palestinian Muslim worshipers pray outside the Dome of the Rock

Palestinian Muslim worshipers pray outside the Dome of the Rock at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem during the second Friday prayer of the holy month of Ramadan.

Gaza

Ma'shem

I was walking alone in the courtyard of the Temple Mount, lagging behind my tour group, making my way to the Al Aqsa Mosque, when these three Arab boys came up beside me. 414 more words

Odds & Ends

Israeli Killed, Another Wounded In West Bank Shooting

An Israeli has been killed, and another wounded, in a shooting in the occupied West Bank, in an attack reportedly carried out by a Palestinian gunman. 273 more words

World

“A poet sits in a coffee shop, writing. . .” (Mourid al-Barghouti)

From MA’AN NEWS AGENCY
ISRAELI FORCES DETAIN 8 PALESTINIANS ACROSS WEST BANK
June 15, 2015
NABLUS (Ma’an) — Israeli forces detained eight Palestinians across the occupied West Bank overnight Sunday, the Israeli army and Palestinian security sources said. 818 more words

Netanyahu