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Sky News Australia
Palestinians want their flag raised at UNThe Palestinians have asked the United Nations to allow their flag to be raised
Palestinians want their flag raised at UN
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
The Palestinians have asked the United Nations to allow their flag to be raised at the world body ahead of next month's meeting of heads of state. The move comes as the Palestinians seek to bolster their bid for statehood despite fierce opposition... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Uncle Sam (Obama) Bails out Palestinian AuthorityPhoto Credit: White House photo by Lawrence Jackson On Monday, Aug. 24, Federa
Uncle Sam (Obama) Bails out Palestinian Authority
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
Photo Credit: White House photo by Lawrence Jackson On Monday, Aug. 24, Federal District Judge George Daniels ordered the Palestinian Authority (PA) to put up just $10 million in cash or as a bond and pay $1 million a month as they appeal a $655.5... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Abbas quits top PLO post to force electionPalestinian president Mahmud Abbas has resigned as head of the Palestine Libera
Abbas quits top PLO post to force election
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas has resigned as head of the Palestine Liberation Organisation's executive committee in an attempt to force new elections for the top body. Wassel Abu Yussef said more than half the 18-member committee had also... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Abbas quits PLO leadership ahead of internal electionRAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas resigned
Abbas quits PLO leadership ahead of internal election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas resigned on Saturday (Aug 22) as head of the Palestine Liberation Organisation's (PLO) Executive Committee in a bid to force new elections for the top body, an official... Read more
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The New Age
Palestinian shot dead after stabbing Israeli officerA Palestinian man was shot dead by Israeli forces after stabbing a border polic
Palestinian shot dead after stabbing Israeli officer
The New Age / Posted 16 days ago
A Palestinian man was shot dead by Israeli forces after stabbing a border policeman in the northern West Bank on Saturday, the army and Palestinian medics said. The military said that "an assailant stabbed a Border Police officer at the Beta... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Decade of violence: 7 400 killedJerusalem - More than 7 400 people have been killed by Israeli-Palestinian viol
Decade of violence: 7 400 killed
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
Jerusalem - More than 7 400 people have been killed by Israeli-Palestinian violence since the outbreak of the second Palestinian uprising 10 years ago this month, an Israeli rights group said Monday. The vast majority of the 7 454 killed were... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Anger, debate 10 years after Israel quit GazaKhan Yunis - A synagogue now stocks fertilisers and a kindergarten has become o
Anger, debate 10 years after Israel quit Gaza
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
Khan Yunis - A synagogue now stocks fertilisers and a kindergarten has become offices: 10 years after Israel left Gaza, little remains of its former Jewish settlements bar the anger of those evicted and a still-heated debate. As for Gazans... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Palestinians reunited: Symbolic football match back onGAZA CITY (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) - Football players from the Gaza Strip were
Palestinians reunited: Symbolic football match back on
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
GAZA CITY (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) - Football players from the Gaza Strip were able to exit the coastal enclave Wednesday for the return leg of a match being seen as a symbolic step toward Palestinian unity, officials said. Palestinian players of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Second arson death brings Hamas call to confront IsraelDUMA (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) - The father of a Palestinian toddler killed whe
Second arson death brings Hamas call to confront Israel
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
DUMA (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) - The father of a Palestinian toddler killed when their home was firebombed by Jewish extremists last week died of his injuries Saturday, bringing a Hamas call for "confrontation" with Israel. Palestinian youths at a... Read more
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Rappler
Egypt's Sisi unveils 'new Suez Canal'NEW SUEZ. The historic canal opens with much fanfare. Photo by AFP CAIRO, Egyp
Egypt's Sisi unveils 'new Suez Canal'
Rappler / Posted 25 days ago
NEW SUEZ. The historic canal opens with much fanfare. Photo by AFP CAIRO, Egypt – President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi unveiled an expanded Suez Canal Thursday, August 7, in a lavish ceremony, with the first ships passing through the waterway in what... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hamas sentences man to death for 'collaborating' with Israel2015-08-06 14:21 A masked youth carries a rocket during a celebration by the M
Hamas sentences man to death for 'collaborating' with Israel
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
2015-08-06 14:21 A masked youth carries a rocket during a celebration by the Muslim Brotherhood movement to declare the victory of Gaza and Hamas against Israel. (AP Photo/Mohammad... Read more
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Times of Malta
Press digestThe following are the top stories in the national and international press today
Press digest
Times of Malta / Posted 25 days ago
The following are the top stories in the national and international press today. Times of Malta says around 150 migrants are feared dead after a boat capsized off Libya yesterday afternoon, highlighting the major risk of boat crossings in the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Palestinian toddler’s family fighting for lives, Israelis protest over hate crimes Published: 2 August 2015 7:38 AM Left-wing protesters write slogans on signs
Palestinian toddler’s family fighting for lives, Israelis protest over hate crimes
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 29 days ago
Published: 2 August 2015 7:38 AM Left-wing protesters write slogans on signs before a protest condemning Friday's arson attack in the West Bank, at Rabin square in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Slain Palestinian toddler's parents, brother fighting for livesJALAZON REFUGEE CAMP (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) - The parents and brother of a P
Slain Palestinian toddler's parents, brother fighting for lives
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 30 days ago
JALAZON REFUGEE CAMP (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) - The parents and brother of a Palestinian toddler burned to death by suspected Jewish extremists were fighting for their lives Saturday, as demonstrators held a second day of protests over the arson... Read more
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Rappler
Slain Palestinian toddler's parents, brother fighting for livesOUTRAGE. Palestinians are outraged over the death of a baby caused by a firebom
Slain Palestinian toddler's parents, brother fighting for lives
Rappler / Posted 30 days ago
OUTRAGE. Palestinians are outraged over the death of a baby caused by a firebombing of a Palestinian family's home. Photo by AFP JALAZON, Palestine – The parents and brother of a Palestinian toddler burned to death by suspected Jewish extremists... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Slain Palestinian toddler’s parents, brother fighting for lives Published: 1 August 2015 9:44 PM Palestinians look at the damage as they sta
Slain Palestinian toddler’s parents, brother fighting for lives
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 30 days ago
Published: 1 August 2015 9:44 PM Palestinians look at the damage as they stand in a house set on fire by Jewish settlers and where 18-month-old Palestinian toddler Ali Saad Dawabsha... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attackDUMA, Palestinian Territories - A Palestinian toddler was burnt to death in an
Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attack
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 30 days ago
DUMA, Palestinian Territories - A Palestinian toddler was burnt to death in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers on homes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, sparking clashes in which a teenager was shot and died Saturday. The Friday arson... Read more
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Sky News Australia
UN slams 'terrorist act' as toddler killedUN chief Ban Ki-moon on Friday condemned the killing of an 18-month-old baby in
UN slams 'terrorist act' as toddler killed
Sky News Australia / Posted a month ago
UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Friday condemned the killing of an 18-month-old baby in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. Ban on Friday called on the perpetrators of what he called a 'terrorist act' to face... Read more
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The China Post
Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' attack NABLUS, Palestinian Territories -- A Palestinian toddler was burned to death
Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' attack
The China Post / Posted a month ago
NABLUS, Palestinian Territories -- A Palestinian toddler was burned to death and four family members wounded in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers on two homes in the occupied West... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Netanyahu in rare call to Abbas after toddler murder: officeJERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a rare telephone cal
Netanyahu in rare call to Abbas after toddler murder: office
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted a month ago
JERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a rare telephone call to Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas, condemning the murder Friday of a Palestinian toddler in an arson attack and pledging a thorough investigation. Israeli Prime... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinians bury baby killed in West Bank arson attackHundreds of mourners have attended the funeral of the 18-month old Palestinian
Palestinians bury baby killed in West Bank arson attack
Aljazeera / Posted a month ago
Hundreds of mourners have attended the funeral of the 18-month old Palestinian baby, killed in an arson attack in the occupied West Bank, as Palestinian leaders condemned Israel's policy on settlements and dubbed the attack as "war crimes". Family... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attackIsrael's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the firebombing in Duma villa
Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attack
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted a month ago
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the firebombing in Duma village near the northern city of Nablus "an act of terrorism in every respect" and ordered security forces to hunt down the assailants. The attack further stoked tensions... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Abbas wants ICC to probe arson that killed Palestinian toddler2015-07-31 14:33 Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas. (Abbas Momani, AFP) Rama
Abbas wants ICC to probe arson that killed Palestinian toddler
News 24 South Africa / Posted a month ago
2015-07-31 14:33 Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas. (Abbas Momani, AFP) Ramallah - Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said he would appeal to the International Criminal Court to... Read more
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The Standard
Palestinians denounce ‘settler terrorism’ after baby’s killingPalestinian president Mahmud Abbas called for an investigation by the Internati
Palestinians denounce ‘settler terrorism’ after baby’s killing
The Standard / Posted a month ago
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas called for an investigation by the International Criminal Court in The Hague. According to Palestinian security officials, four assailants believed to be Jewish settlers set a house on fire at the entrance to the... Read more
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