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Israeli Army to Use Live Ammunition to Disperse Border Rallies

Tel Aviv (MEMO) – The Israeli army will use live ammunition to disperse planned Friday rallies in the Gaza Strip, according to Israel’s army chief-of-staff. “We are reinforcing the barriers [along the Gaza-Israel border] while large numbers of [Israeli] soldiers will be stationed in the area to prevent infiltration attempts,” Israeli Army Chief-of-Staff Gadi Eizenkot said Wednesday. Soldiers have received […]

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Palestine: The Camps and the Colonies

Jerusalem (AHT) – As Apartheid Israel proceeds with its ethnic cleansing of Palestine, financed and armed by the imperial powers, Palestine’s camps and Israel’s colonies (‘settlements’) remain the focus of much day to day colonial violence. There is no need to waste too much time over the character of Israel. The Adalah group within Israel, […]

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Israeli Court Rules Against Open Trial for Ahed Tamimi

Al Quds (TeleSUR) – Israel’s Ofer military court ruled Monday to deny 17-year-old Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi’s request for a public trial. Tamimi was taken from her home in Nabi Saleh in December 2017 and charged with assault and incitement for slapping two occupation soldiers in full gear. Tamimi’s trial has been held behind closed doors despite reiterated […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Women’s March on the Pentagon

Washington D.C. (WM) – A Women’s March on the Pentagon Is Planned for October 20th and 21st 2018 to Confront the Bipartisan War Machine with Calls for Grassroots Solidarity Marches Across the United States and the World. March 19, 2018 — In direct response to ongoing military aggression and mind-boggling increases in military funding that pass […]

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Israel Is Making Big Bucks Off of the Humanitarian Catastrophe in Gaza

Gaza (AHT) – The Gaza Strip has just declared ‘a state of emergency.’ Whilst the BDS movement bolsters its wins, Gaza’s humanitarian crisis grows worse as the money pours into the hands of Israelis from international organizations seeking to help. The humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip right now – brought about as a result […]

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1,500 Jewish Settlers Storm Muslim Site in Nablus

Tel Aviv (MEMO) – Some 1,500 settlers stormed the Joseph’s Tomb, east of the occupied city of Nablus, early this morning, under Israeli army protection. Clashes broke out between Palestinian youths and the occupation forces at dawn in the eastern part of Nablus after settlers stormed the holy site and performed Talmudic rituals there. A Quds Press correspondent said […]

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Israeli Warships Breach Lebanese Waters in Ras al-Naqoura

Beirut (GPA) – The Lebanese Army spotted enemy Israeli military boats trespassing in Lebanese territorial waters across Ras al-Naqoura, Lebanon, according to a statement. The first vessel, appearing Thursday afternoon, breaching around 900 feet into Lebanese naval territory,  was spotted for approximately two minutes before its prompt retreat. The sighting prompted a meeting between the […]

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Palestinian Authority Collaborated with CIA to Spy on Palestinian Dissidents

Jerusalem (MEMO) – As I’ve written in this column several times before, the “Palestinian Authority” is, at best, a misnomer. It is neither particularly Palestinian nor even remotely authoritative. Since its inception in the mid-nineties, the PA has been made to serve the interests of the Israeli occupier. Indeed, it was entirely designed with this […]

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Israel Strikes Gaza After Soldiers Hurt, Two Palestinians Dead

Gaza City (MEE) – Israeli forces shot dead two Palestinian teenagers in the Gaza Strip, medical sources said on Sunday, as tensions rose after an apparent bomb attack that wounded several Israeli soldiers on the enclave’s border. The Saturday explosion and ensuing Israeli airstrikes marked one of the most serious escalations in the Hamas-ruled territory since the […]

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Japan to Recognize Palestine State, Increase Aid

Al Quds (MEMO) – Japan is to recognize the State of Palestinian and increase aid to UNRWA, Quds Press reported a senior Palestinian official saying yesterday. Speaking to media, a senior aide to Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas, Nabil Shaath, said Japan had pledged to support the Palestinian right to create an independent state with Jerusalem as its […]

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