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international / international politics / news report Sunday August 17, 2014 07:40   image 1 image
EU foreign affairs ministers held a meeting in Brussels, on Friday, during which a number of conclusions on the Middle East Peace process were adopted, with special regard to the ongoing crisis in the Gaza Strip. read full story / add a comment
Barack Obama and Binyamin Netanyahu (image from wikimedia commons)
international / international politics / news report Friday August 15, 2014 02:31   image 1 image
After officials in the Obama administration say they were ‘blindsided’ by the shipment of ammunition from the Pentagon to Israel, the administration decided to put a temporary halt on the transfer of a number of hellfire missiles. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Wednesday August 13, 2014 02:05   image 1 image
Ongoing ceasefire talks are beginning to take shape, Cairo sources told Ma'an. However, several outstanding issues need to be addressed in order to establish a permanent truce. read full story / add a comment
A Palestinian man inspects the damage at a UN school at the Jabaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip after the area was hit by Israeli shelling on July 30, 2014 (AFP Mahmud Hams)
international / international politics / news report Tuesday August 05, 2014 22:07   image 1 image
Three remaining members of a Palestinian delegation attempting to negotiate a longer truce between combatants in Gaza entered Egypt through Rafah crossing, on Tuesday, according to MENA state news. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Friday August 01, 2014 19:00   image 1 image
In a turn-around from Thursday, US Senators Friday morning decided to move ahead with approval of an additional $225 million for Israel, even while calling for drastic cuts to social services and other domestic spending. read full story / add a comment
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gaza strip / international politics / news report Friday August 01, 2014 01:20   image 1 image
Both the Israeli military and Hamas resistance have reportedly agreed to a 72-hour temporary cessation of military operations within the Gaza Strip. read full story / add a comment
Gaza burns at sunset - Al Jazeera English
gaza strip / international politics / news report Thursday July 31, 2014 10:24   image 1 image
The United Nations continued to rhetorically condemn Israel yesterday. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called an attack on a school, which held displaced Palestinians, “outrageous.” read full story / add a comment
photo: PNN
international / international politics / news report Thursday July 31, 2014 08:55   image 1 image
Hours after Israel shelled yet another UN school sheltering internally displaced families and a marketplace in Gaza, killing dozens of people, an unnamed defense department official revealed to CNN that the US had approved an Israeli request to tap into the one billion dollar weapons stockpile the US keeps in Israel. read full story / add a comment
Bolivian President Juan Evo Morales -- Yves Picq, Wiki Commons
international / international politics / news report Wednesday July 30, 2014 22:52   image 1 image
The Latin American country of Bolivia has renounced a visa exemption agreement with Israel in protest over its military offensive in Gaza, declaring it a terrorist state. read full story / add a comment
US Secretary of State John Kerry
international / international politics / news report Tuesday July 29, 2014 04:31   image 1 image
According to John Kerry, international efforts to secure a truce between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza must lead to the disarmament of the democratically elected Hamas party. read full story / add a comment
PM Erdogan: “Eventually the right will prevail and the oppressor will go to hell”
international / international politics / news report Monday July 28, 2014 04:00   image 1 image
Turkish Prime Minister and presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan addressed Turkish constituents, over the weekend, acknowledging that the world's Muslims have been observing a sad Ramadan with Israel perpetrating genocide in Gaza. In an exclusive interview with CNN, on Friday, he accused Israel of being a terror state and criticized the world's so-called democratic countries for favoring the Israeli operation. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Sunday July 27, 2014 05:06   image 1 image
His Beatitude Fouad Twal, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, met with White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough, on Saturday, according to the Palestinian News Network (PNN). Present as well was Counselor to the President, John Podestam, during a discussion which took place this morning, over the ongoing plight of Christians in the Holy Land and, specifically, in the context of the ongoing war crimes being committed, by Israel, on Gaza. read full story / add a comment
photo: Al Ray archive
gaza strip / international politics / news report Saturday July 26, 2014 06:39   image 1 image
Hamas and Israel have officially announced a 12-hour ceasefire to take begin at 7am, on Saturday morning, as today's toll of human life in the Gaza Strip topped 67. As the sun set over Gaza, at least 14 have been killed by Israeli forces, according to Ma'an. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Thursday July 24, 2014 09:48   image 1 image
Following the furor created by a tweet asking if Palestinian children killed in Gaza are “halal meat,” French politician Jacques Renaud is reportedly disavowing ownership of the Twitter account bearing his name. read full story / add a comment
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