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[PHOTOS] Millions of Yemenis March in Solidarity With Palestine

Sana’a (GPA) – After kicking the week off with stunning military parades, Yemen’s resistance filled the streets of Sana’a today in solidarity with Palestine against Israel’s brutal occupation. Millions of Yemenis marched through Sana’a today to protest Israel’s ongoing occupation of Palestine and the recent closure of al-Aqsa Mosque. Israeli authorities closed the compound which reopened […]

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Israeli Forces Wound 22 Palestinians in Jerusalem’s Old City

Jerusalem (MEE) – Nightly confrontations have erupted between Palestinians and Israeli forces since authorities placed metal detectors at Noble Sanctuary Israeli forces wounded 22 Palestinians at Lion’s Gate near Haram al-Sharif in Jerusalem on Thursday night. According to the Red Crescent, two of the injured are in serious condition after they were hit by a stun grenade. There […]

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Palestinians Defy Restrictions at Al Aqsa After Day of Rage

Palestine (TeleSUR) – Fatah had called for protests over restrictions imposed at the Mosque. Hundreds of Palestinians have held evening prayers outside the Al Aqsa mosque in occupied East Jerusalem, refusing to pass through newly-installed Israeli security measures. Israel reopened the compound on Sunday, drawing protest from Muslim religious authorities over the installation of metal detectors at entrances. The site had […]

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Israel & Palestine Middle East

While Attacks in Israel Make Headlines, Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza Ignored

Palestine (FAIR) – The recent acute humanitarian crisis in Gaza—on top of the routine humanitarian crisis that defines everyday existence there—has gotten sparse coverage in US media over the past three weeks. Israeli officials have cut off electricity to almost 2 million Gazans for all but three or four hours a day—in conjunction with nominal Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, […]

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Israel & Palestine Middle East

Israeli Officer Shot Dead During Training Exercise While Pretending to be a Palestinian

Hebron (teleSUR) – Lethal force against Palestinians is common in Tel Rumeida, where roughly 850 Israeli settlers and a heavy military presence occupy Palestinian territory. An Israeli Army officer was accidentally shot and killed by one of his own troops during a training operation in which he was pretending to be a Palestinian at an Israeli […]

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US Diplomat: New Saudi Crown Prince is Israel’s ‘Dream Come True’

Riyadh (MEMO) – An American diplomat said that appointing Mohammed Bin Salman as crown prince of Saudi Arabia was like a “dream come true for Israel”, Haaretz reported. The former US Ambassador to Israel, Daniel Shapiro, said that the appointment of Bin Salman opens an unprecedented opportunity for Israel to improve its regional position and supports it […]

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Over 1 Million Palestinians Tortured in Israeli Jails: Report

Jerusalem (GPA) – According to a report from the Palestinian Committee for Prisoners’ Affairs, over one million prisoners have been tortured in Israeli jails to date. The report was announced just before International Day in Support of Victims of Torture which takes place June 26th. Just last month, over 1,500 Palestinian prisoners participated in a 40 day […]