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The endangered Bedouin-Palestinian village of Jabal al Baba with the West Bank settlement of Ma'ale Adumim in the background/Photo: Eddie Scherler
jerusalem / refugees/immigration / opinion/analysis Monday September 29, 2014 23:07   image 1 image
Campaigns are being mounted by local and international groups against Israeli plans to expel 12,500 Bedouin-Palestinians from their homes in Jerusalem's so-called E1 area. Israel contends the expulsion is to improve Bedouin lives, although Israeli designs to expand area settlement are explicit. read full story / add a comment
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west bank / refugees/immigration / news report Monday September 29, 2014 22:15   image 2 images
Israeli forces demolished three floors of a residential Palestinian building, in occupied East Jerusalem's Abu Dis neighborhood, overnight Sunday, claiming that the owners lacked building permission. read full story / add a comment
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international / refugees/immigration / news report Wednesday September 24, 2014 20:38   image 2 images
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) has urged the donor community to step up its opposition to the planned transfer of thousands of Bedouins, from the central areas of the West Bank, to the newly created town of Nweima, near Jericho. read full story / add a comment
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israel / refugees/immigration / news report Friday September 19, 2014 05:07   image 1 image
Israeli Member of Knesset (MK) Dov Khenin of the Democratic Front for Peace and Equality (Hadash), strongly denounced Israel’s Supreme Court ruling, in which it upheld the “Admissions Committee law”, allowing rural towns in the Negev and Galilee to reject residency to Palestinian citizens of Israel, and other marginalized groups. read full story / add a comment
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international / refugees/immigration / news report Thursday September 18, 2014 23:42   image 1 image
Three Gazans who made the journey to Greece, following extremely risky sea trips, say that the fate of many of their on-board companions is still unknown. read full story / add a comment
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jerusalem / refugees/immigration / news report Thursday September 18, 2014 21:48   image 1 image
A number of Bedouin communities east of Jerusalem were raided by Israeli forces,on Thursday, just days after residents were served demolition and evacuation orders. read full story / add a comment
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international / refugees/immigration / news report Tuesday September 16, 2014 03:42   image 1 image
Three Palestinian survivors of ship which sunk near Malta arrived have safely in the country after Panamanian trade ships came to their rescue. read full story / add a comment
Captured migrants on Egyptian naval ship (image from gazasolidarity.blogspot.com)
arab world / refugees/immigration / news report Monday September 15, 2014 04:23   image 1 image
A boat carrying nearly one hundred migrants, including dozens of Palestinians fleeing from Gaza, overturned in the Mediterranean Sea near Egypt, on Saturday, killing fifteen of those on board, according to Al-Anadolu news agency. An additional 72 passengers were rescued by the Egyptian navy.
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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
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gaza strip / refugees/immigration / news report Tuesday September 09, 2014 22:56   image 1 image
The numbers of Palestinians migrating from Gaza to Egypt and Europe have now tripled since the recent Israeli military assault on the region, sources say. read full story / add a comment
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gaza strip / refugees/immigration / news report Tuesday September 02, 2014 15:54   image 1 image
The Palestinian Ministry of Public Works and Housing has stated that Gaza needs five thousand caravans, in order to provide shelter more than 130,000 displaced peoples. read full story / add a comment
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gaza strip / refugees/immigration / news report Friday August 29, 2014 06:47   image 2 images
For the first time since 2007, a humanitarian convoy of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) successfully crossed from Egypt into the Gaza Strip Wednesday , carrying enough food to feed around 150,000 people for five days. read full story / add a comment
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jerusalem / refugees/immigration / news report Friday August 29, 2014 06:28   image 1 image
Israeli authorities, Thursday, demolished six homes near Jerusalem, leaving 51 Palestinians homeless. According to Ma'an News Agency, this brings the year's total of displaced West Bank and East Jerusalem peoples to 752. read full story / add a comment
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rafah / refugees/immigration / news report Friday August 22, 2014 22:06   image 1 image
The Palestinian border and crossing department has announced that Rafah crossing is open for all cases except students, according to Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency. read full story / add a comment
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