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Israeli Occupation

PA cuts cause shock in Gaza

Inam Ibrahim will not soon forget the tiring and disappointing morning she recently endured. The 53-year-old woman waited for five hours inside her bank to receive her regular Palestinian Authority allocation. Instead, a clerk told her that…

Israel kills four Palestinians in West Bank

Israeli occupation forces killed four Palestinians in the West Bank, including Jerusalem’s Old City, over Wednesday and Thursday. A fifth Palestinian, Khalil al-Adham, died on Thursday from his injuries after being shot by Israeli forces…

European Union Denounces Israel’s Settlement Expansion

The European Union, on Thursday, criticized Israeli plans to expand illegal settlements built in the occupied Palestinian territory and called on Israel to comply with international law, the Palestinian News and Info Agency (WAFA) reported.…

On The Road To Gaza: The Freedom Flotilla Will Sail Again

What is Gaza to us but an Israeli missile, a rudimentary rocket, a demolished home, an injured child being whisked away by his peers under a hail of bullets? On a daily basis, Gaza is conveyed to us as a bloody image or a dramatic video,…

Israel has killed 32 of my friends

I first met Ibrahim al-Dabous when he came to paint my home. It was about a year ago. I was introduced to him by my cousin Muhammad Ashour, an interior decorator. Ibrahim was reticent. It wasn’t until his second day working in my home…