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international / refugees/immigration / news report Friday September 12, 2014 18:54   image 1 image
42 international organizations, including groups based in both Palestine and Israel, are calling on world leaders to put a halt to plans by the Israeli state to forcibly transfer thousands of Palestinian Bedouins out of their communities, in the central occupied West Bank, and into a designated township. read full story / add a comment
international / international politics / news report Thursday September 11, 2014 21:40   image 1 image
The United States government has reportedly threatened the Palestinian Authority (PA) with economic sanctions if Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas continue to insist on presenting his plan for the end of Israel's illegal occupation to the United Nations. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / news report Thursday September 11, 2014 20:20   image 1 image
Human Rights Watch says that Israel is likely to have committed war crimes in the Gaza Strip, this just a day after the army announced that five criminal investigations were being directed towards incidents involving its forces. read full story / add a comment
international / israeli attacks / news report Thursday September 11, 2014 12:08   image 1 image
The Palestinian Embassy in Germany has reported that 42 Palestinian children, wounded during Israel’s war on the Gaza Strip, arrived in the country for medical treatment in a number of specialized German Hospitals in Medical Centers. read full story / add a comment
international / israeli attacks / news report Wednesday September 10, 2014 21:30   image 1 image
Israeli forces, during the recent offensive on the the Gaza Strip, used one of UNRWA's schools in the region as a military base, according to a UN offical. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / human interest Wednesday September 10, 2014 20:39   image 1 image
The story of 4-year-old Shima is surely as horrifying as that of any child who lived through the recent conflict in Gaza. Listening to the details recounted by her father, Ibrahim, one can only wonder that she survived the 50 days of intense fighting. read full story / add a comment
international / gaza siege / news report Tuesday September 09, 2014 22:49   image 1 image
Pernille Ironside, Chief of the UNICEF field office in Gaza has staed that “UNICEF and its partners will be playing a full part in the longer-term reconstruction of schools and the rest of the education infrastructure in Gaza," stressing that it “would require donors to step forward with the necessary funds.” read full story / add a comment
international / gaza siege / news report Monday September 08, 2014 17:04   image 1 image
Commissioner General for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), Pierre Krähenbühl, at the Arab foreign ministers meeting in Cairo, declared that Israel should stand accountable for its violations against Palestinian civilians. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / news report Monday September 08, 2014 00:05   image 1 image
“The World Health Organization (WHO) appeals for US $40 million for medicines and medical supplies for the Ministry of Health in Gaza has achieved a response rate of 45%, considering both medical supplies delivered and those in the pipeline, as reported by the Ministry of Health up to September 3,” the World Health Organization stated in a Sunday press release. read full story / add a comment
international / palestinian politics / news report Saturday September 06, 2014 19:26   image 2 images
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, in a new three-day visit to Cairo this weekend, is scheduled to attend a meeting with foreign ministers of the Arab League. In addition, a delegation of Palestinian lawyers is set to engage in conference, next week, to discuss Israeli war crimes committed during its recent offensive on the Gaza Strip. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / news report Saturday September 06, 2014 17:43   image 1 image
In a speech to be delivered tomorrow (Sunday), to Arab League Foreign Ministers in Cairo, UNRWA’s Commissioner General, Pierre Krahenbuhl, will ask for 47 million dollars for 4 weeks emergency work in Gaza. read full story / add a comment
international / international politics / news report Friday September 05, 2014 17:44   image 1 image
US permanent representative to the United Nations, Samantha Power, has implied that Washington will block any resolution in the Security Council to pass Palestinian initiatives which aims to end the Israeli occupation in the West Bank within three years. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / news report Thursday September 04, 2014 19:45
More than 22 thousand, including individuals and organizations from different parts of the world, have signed an online petition against the nomination of Stephen Harper, the Prime Minister of Canada, for the Nobel Peace Prize. read full story / add a comment
international / international politics / news report Thursday September 04, 2014 17:27   image 1 image
Palestinian negotiators met with US Secretary of State John Kerry for over two hours of "constructive" talks concerning future relations with Israel, said a US official. read full story / add a comment
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