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Arab Parliament Renews Support to Palestine

President of the Arab Parliament (AP) Adel Al-Asoumi on Tuesday reiterated backing to the Palestinian cause as it is "the Arabs' first and main issue". This came in a statement by Al-Asoumi at the end of the AP Palestinian committee's meeting…
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Dear people of Palestine, forgive us our silence

by : Manoj Kumar Jha , The India EXPRESS Manoj Kumar Kha writes: India’s abstention from UNHRC resolution on Gaza violence is a betrayal of its history -- and the bond between two peoples.We would like you to read this letter as an expression…
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Israel Refusing to Let Palestinian Passports Into or Out of Gaza, Forcing Cancellation of Thousands of Urgent Trips

Defense Minister Gantz has ordered to resume the stringiest blockade on Gaza and only goods classified by Israel as humanitarian, such as food and medicine, are allowed in. Israel has been barring Palestinian passports from being moved in or…
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Palestine condemns Israel’s plan to build 534 new settlement units

The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday condemned Israel's plan to build 534 new settlement units in the northern occupied West Bank, Anadolu reported. "The Palestinian Foreign Ministry condemns in the strongest terms the expansionist…
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More than 300 students, faculty, alumni sign statement urging Penn to divest from Israel

Penn Students Against the Occupation of Palestine released a statement calling on the University to divest from and terminate contracts with companies complicit in "the illegal occupation of Palestine." On May 7, the Israeli police raided al-Aqsa…
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Israel forces kill Palestinian teen at occupied West Bank protest

A Palestinian teenager has been killed by Israeli fire during confrontations between protesters and Israeli troops in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian authorities said. The Palestinian Red Crescent said on Friday that “Mohammad Said Hamayel,…
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Pro-Palestinian protesters gather in Travis Wednesday against Israel-based shipping company

Pro-Palestinian protesters rallying against an Israeli-based shipping company with an office on Staten Island gathered in Travis Wednesday afternoon to disrupt what they said is support of overt oppression. Activists from a collective of organizations,…
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Palestinian officials arrive in Egypt for talks ahead of planned meeting

Palestinian leaders, including Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh and a delegation from President Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah party, arrived in Cairo on Tuesday for separate talks with Egyptian officials that aim to reinforce a ceasefire with Israel. Haniyeh's…

Israeli army demolishes dozens of Palestinian homes in West Bank

Israeli forces on Monday demolished dozens of Palestinian homes in the occupied West Bank, according to local sources. The army destroyed a Palestinian settlement in the al-Muarrajat region, east of Ramallah. "They destroyed us, we were left…
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Palestine rally demands closure of Israeli-arms factory in Oldham

A march for Palestine packed the streets of Oldham in Greater Manchester at the weekend, with protesters demanding the closure of a nearby Israeli-owned arms factory. Backed by the Lancashire Peace Forum, Oldham Peace & Justice, Manchester…