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Washington’s decision to intensify swingeing aid cuts to the Palestinians – the latest targets include cancer patients and peace groups – reveals more than a simple determination to strong-arm the Palestinian leadership to the negotiating table. 972 more words
This French-American professor has just been released after he was detained by Israel for being part of the effort to block the demolition of the Bedouin village in Khan al-Ahmar in the Occupied West Bank of Palestine… 21 more words
The US ended its economic and humanitarian aid to Palestine.
The latest and final cut to these programs concerns a relatively paltry $10 million initiative and comes on the back of $500 million in other aid that was discontinued over the past year in what critics have condemned as a crude campaign to pressure the Palestinians into agreeing to “concessions” with Israel as part of Trump’s forthcoming so-called “deal of the century”. 527 more words
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We interviewed the humanist Deputy of the Frente Amplio , Tomás Hirsch, given his recent visit to Israel and Palestine, asking him first of all in what context and why this trip to the area took place.