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Israeli Settler Terrorism: An Interview with the Grandfather of Ahmed Dawabsha

I have posted a number of previous posts about Ahmed Dawabsha, the young Palestinian boy who lost his mother, father, and younger brother in an arson attack carried out by Israeli settlers on the night of July 31, 2015. 76 more words

Israeli Occupation

Jimmy Carter: 'Short' Time Left for Obama to Recognize Palestine

Press TV

Jimmy Carter suggests that US President Barack Obama “must recognize Palestine” before Donald Trump takes control of the White House. 541 more words

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Is Trump Encouraging the 'Most Extreme Elements' of the Israeli Government?

[ Ed. note – In the view of the guest interviewed in the above video, the answer to the question posed in the title of this post seems to be yes. 406 more words

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Attacking School Children, Hoarding Bodies of the Dead, and Praying at the Wailing Wall

‘Not Behaving Like a Normal State’

[ Ed. note – The life of a Palestinian school child is not easy, as the above video makes clear. 1,508 more words

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Through a woman's eyes: life under military occupation

By EA Carolina, Bethlehem team.

I arrived in Duheisha Refugee Camp, in Bethlehem, at dawn and I knocked an unknown door. I was looking for Samira*, all I knew about her was that she is a well known and respected member of the Duheisha community and that she would be able to tell me her story in reasonably good English. 925 more words

Southern West Bank

Palestinians Forced to Demolish Their Own Shops and Homes

[ Ed. note – Perhaps it’s the full moon. The Israelis seem to be on a crueler-than-normal home demolition spree just now.  Palestinians in Jerusalem have been forced to demolish homes and also shops. 1,202 more words

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