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Israel approves 153 more East Jerusalem settler units

By AFP – Jan 26,2017 – JORDAN TIMES

A picture taken on Thursday shows new apartments under construction in the Israeli settlement of Har Homa (foreground-left) situated in East Jerusalem, in front of the West Bank city of Bethlehem (background-right) (AFP photo) 117 more words

The Muslim Times

Israel approves 466 settlement homes - Your Middle East

The approvals mostly involved new housing units, but a retroactive green light was also granted to 179 existing homes in the Ofarim settlement.Around 50 new unit… 8 more words

Israel

Palestinian economy could double without Israeli occupation — UN

Rising infant mortality rate in Gaza ‘shocking indicator of grim situation’

By AFP – Sep 06,2016 – JORDAN TIMES

Palestinian boy sits in the living room of his family house following Israeli artillery shelling in town of Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip on Tuesday (AP photo) 455 more words

The Muslim Times

Michael Chabon, scrittore ebreo: l'occupazione israeliana è peggio dell'apartheid

Il noto scrittore statunitense di origini ebraiche, Michael Chabon, ha dichiarato che l’oppressione israeliana contro il popolo palestinese è peggiore del sistema dell’apartheid in Sud Africa. 328 more words

Will Obama fail to move, again?

May 05,2016 – JORDAN TIMES – George S. Hishmeh

US President Barack Obama is reportedly frustrated that the American public does not see his achievements the way he does, as he was hoping to leave a “positive legacy” after his two terms at the White House. 692 more words

Asia

Israel razes several Palestinian homes in West Bank

Seven Palestinian homes have been demolished in the past 24 hours across the Occupied West Bank – a move dubbed as “collective punishment” by Palestinian leaders. 185 more words

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