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international / non-violent action / news report Monday May 25, 2015 17:59
Individual members of the Canadian Friends Service Committee, (The Canadian Quakers) will continue to support the call for Boycotts Divestment and Sanctions against Israel, regardless of the situation of the Canadian law about this issue. read full story / add a comment
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international / non-violent action / opinion/analysis Sunday May 24, 2015 22:42   image 1 image
The BDS National Committee website describes BDS as, "[t]he global movement for a campaign of Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel until it complies with international law and Palestinian rights was initiated by Palestinian civil society in 2005... BDS is a strategy that allows people of conscience to play an effective role in the Palestinian struggle for justice." read full story / add a comment
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international / non-violent action / news report Sunday May 24, 2015 22:25   image 1 image
Denmark has cancelled its planned purchase of howitzers from the Israeli arms company Elbit Systems, a deal that was worth up to DK 1.000 million. read full story / add a comment
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international / non-violent action / news report Sunday May 24, 2015 05:24   image 1 image
The announcement comes after raft of new agreements between Caracas and Ramallah. read full story / add a comment
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international / israeli politics / news report Saturday May 23, 2015 05:45   image 1 image
Israeli media, on Wednesday, reported that US Congress has approved a new weapons deal with Israel. read full story / add a comment
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international / israeli politics / news report Thursday May 21, 2015 00:04   image 2 images
The Euromid Observer held a media conference, on Wednesday, highlighting the consequences of economic siege on Gaza which has now lasted eight years. A United Nations (UN) envoy warned about Israeli settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territories, saying that the Israeli move is a major causes of instability in the Middle East. read full story / add a comment
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international / palestinian politics / news report Wednesday May 20, 2015 02:02   image 1 image
On Tuesday, the Swedish State Secretary for International Development Cooperation, Ulrika Modéer, who is currently visiting Palestine, announced a contribution of SEK 40 million ($4.8 million) to the Palestinian Authority. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Tuesday May 19, 2015 18:30   image 1 image
The Illinois State House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bill which will prevent the state's pension funds from investing in companies that boycott Israel. read full story / add a comment
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international / israeli politics / news report Tuesday May 19, 2015 01:37   image 1 image
Tension is brewing between Israel and Finland over the Finnish World Village Festival's decision to boycott the Jewish National Fund. read full story / add a comment
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international / palestinian politics / news report Tuesday May 19, 2015 01:05   image 1 image
The Palestinian foreign minister, Riyad Al-Maliki, said on Monday that he asked the International Criminal Court (ICC) to set a date for submitting the case files pertaining to the settlements and war crimes lawsuits against Israel to the court. read full story / add a comment
Home demolition in Hebron area/Photo: Hebron Defense Committee
international / israeli politics / opinion/analysis Sunday May 17, 2015 20:16   image 1 image
The relation between oppressor and oppressed is a paramount precondition for sustainable peace. Unless the structural distortion and illegitimacy is acknowledged, no viable political arrangement will be forthcoming. read full story / add a comment
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international / holy sites / news report Sunday May 17, 2015 19:51   image 2 images
Two 19th-century nuns on Sunday became the first Palestinians to gain sainthood in recent history during an open-air mass celebrated by Pope Francis in St Peter's Square, and attended by PA President Mahmoud Abbas. read full story / add a comment
President Mahmoud Abbas and Pope Francis on May 16, 2015.
international / holy sites / news report Saturday May 16, 2015 21:21   image 1 image
Pope Francis met President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday, calling him "an angel of peace," days after the Vatican said it was preparing to sign its first accord with Palestine, to the anger of Israel. read full story / add a comment
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international / human rights / human interest Saturday May 16, 2015 00:26   image 1 image
One year ago, on May 15, Nadeem Nowarah, 17, was shot and killed by Israeli forces near Israel’s Ofer military prison in the occupied West Bank. An hour later, Mohammad Mahmoud Odeh Salameh Abu Daher, 16, was fatally shot in the back in nearly the same spot. read full story / add a comment
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