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When will reality dawn? Neither separation nor annexation is viable in the West Bank

What can and should Israel do about the West Bank? The wave of lone-wolf kitchen- knife terrorism that began last October may be abating somewhat, but debate over the West Bank has heated up again. 1,886 more words

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Rawabi, city of the future: Palestinian nation-building in Zone A

Traveling around Israel and the Palestinian Territories of the West Bank, it is easy to become cynical, sad, and sometimes even angry. We met an Israeli settler from a Binyamin vineyard in the West Bank who believes in maintaining the occupation for 50 more years; we met representatives from… 251 more words

Surveillance footags shows Algiers business targeted for heist twice in a week

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — New Orleans police released details on a pair of burglaries at the same business that happened over a one week period. 197 more words


Analysis: As defense minister, Liberman also becomes 'czar' of West Bank

Avigdor Liberman’s new job as defense minister places him in charge of the West Bank.

The West Bank is under Israeli military rule, which effectively means it is under Liberman’s rule. 838 more words

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Israel delivers demolition notices for EU-funded water tanks in Hebron

Ma’an – May 18, 2016

HEBRON – Israeli authorities delivered four demolition notices on Wednesday ordering several Palestinians to remove water tanks being used for irrigation in the northern and eastern areas of the town of Beit Ummar in the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron, locals said.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

28 Palestinian young women arrested over Facebook

Ma’an – May 19, 2016

JERUSALEM – At least 28 Palestinian women have been detained by Israel since October over alleged “incitement” on social media, with six of them still in prison, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Center for Studies (PPCS) said in a statement released on Wednesday.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Israel Frees Palestinian Prisoner

The Associated Press

May 19, 2016

RAMALLAH, West Bank — The Israeli military says a Palestinian prisoner who ended a 94-day hunger strike in February has been released to his home in the West Bank. 105 more words