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Israeli Bulldozers demolishing Palestinian homes in the Jordan Valley  - Archive photo Btselem
jordan valley / israeli attacks / news report Wednesday August 19, 2015 00:01   image 1 image
Israeli troops demolished on Tuesday 12 tents owned by Palestinian Bedwens in Al Fasayel area in the Jordan Valley. Another four structures were demolished by the army in the nearby Al Ma’aber area. read full story / add a comment
palestine / english audio report / audio report Tuesday August 18, 2015 23:48   audio 1 audio file
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hebron / israeli attacks / news report Tuesday August 18, 2015 23:41   image 1 image
Israeli settlers, Tuesday morning, have brutally assaulted a girl and a youth in the old city of Hebron, causing them both wounds. read full story / add a comment
Palestinian hip hop group DAM, with Tamer Nafar on the left. (Photo: DAM)
palestine / non-violent action / human interest Tuesday August 18, 2015 22:28   image 1 image
A Palestinian boy and a Jewish girl get stuck in the elevator. The girl changes her military uniform to civilian clothes, and the boy pays her a compliment: “Looks better on you, the green don’t suit you.” The girl responds: “Without the sniper lens, you look cute too.” read full story / add a comment
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gaza strip / refugees/immigration / interview Tuesday August 18, 2015 22:08   image 1 image
A United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) report on Palestine’s Gaza Strip concludes that infant mortality has risen for the first time in decades. A significant marker for a dangerous trend says UNRWA Director of Health Dr. Akihiro Seita. Infant mortality is but one of numerous health and mental health indicators, suggesting that the tragic state of health in Palestine is an artifact of the blockade on Gaza, the occupation of the West Bank, and the lack of possibilities for Palestine to develop a sound economy. read full story / add a comment
Mother of Mohammed 'Allan staging vigil outside hospital where he's being held (image by Palestine Solidarity Campaign)
palestine / prisoners / news report Tuesday August 18, 2015 19:11   image 1 image
Palestinian lawyer/political prisoner Mohammed ‘Allan entered his 64th day of hunger strike Tuesday after waking from a four-day coma, and pledged to continue the open-ended strike until death if necessary. 250 Palestinians who are being held without charges by Israeli authorities in a prison camp in the Negev desert have decided to join the open-ended hunger strike.
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palestine / english audio report / audio report Monday August 17, 2015 21:40   audio 1 audio file
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international / diplomacy / news report Monday August 17, 2015 19:59   image 1 image
On Sunday, a senior adviser to Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, Yasin Aktay, said that there will be a truce between the Gaza-based Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) and the Israeli occupation authorities, regarding the lifting of the blockade on Gaza. read full story / add a comment
A Bedouin woman sits in front of the ruins of her family house in the Bedouin village of al-Arakib in the Negev Desert, north of Beersheva on August 4, 2010. (AFP Photo/David Buimovitch)
jerusalem / refugees/immigration / news report Monday August 17, 2015 19:41   image 1 image
Israeli bulldozers, Monday morning demolished structures belonging to more than 20 families of the Jahalin Bedouin community in eastern Jerusalem, locals said. read full story / add a comment
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hebron / non-violent action / news report Monday August 17, 2015 19:16   image 2 images
On Saturday the 15th of August 2015, the villagers from Kafr Qaddum once again demonstrated against the blockage of the road leading to Nablus as well as the nearby Kedumin settlement. In solidarity with the local people there were few international activists and journalists to cover the demonstration. read full story / add a comment
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bethlehem / the wall / news report Monday August 17, 2015 19:07   image 1 image
Israeli occupation forces, on Monday morning, have invaded Beit Jala town, northwest of Bethlehem, using bulldozers, to proceed with building a new section of the apartheid wall. read full story / add a comment
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nablus / israeli attacks / news report Monday August 17, 2015 18:56   image 1 image
Israeli soldiers, on Monday, shot dead a Palestinian at Za’tara military checkpoint to the south of Nablus, according to the Red Cross. read full story / add a comment
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international / israeli politics / opinion/analysis Monday August 17, 2015 18:31   image 1 image
One year ago, on 15 August – 40 days into Israel’s 51 day monstrous assault on Gaza that was clocking up 1800 innocent Palestinian deaths – Adrian Orr, the CEO of the New Zealand Superfund (NZSF) took a cheap shot, a morally cheap low shot, at concerned young protesters who chained themselves in the NZSF office demanding that the NZSF immediately divest from Israel Chemicals (ICL) – a supplier of lethal white phosphorus to the US army for the manufacture of munitions sold back to Israel to barrage fire and death on Gaza. read full story / add a comment
Palestinians gather bearing portraits of jailed relatives during a demonstration in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails on August 10, 2015. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
israel / prisoners / news report Sunday August 16, 2015 18:48   image 1 image
Senior Palestinian Authority officials, Sunday, accused Israeli authorities of preventing a Palestinian doctor from visiting Palestinian hunger striker Muhammad Allan at Barzilai Medical Center. read full story / add a comment
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