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Court Rules Army “Not AT Fault” In Death Of Rachel Corrie

Court Rules Army “Not AT Fault” In Death Of Rachel Corrie An Israeli court ruled, Tuesday, that the army “was not at fault” in the murder of American peace activist, Rachel Corrie, who in 2003 was crushed to death by … Continue reading

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Swiss Forensic Experts To Examine Arafat’s Remains

Swiss Forensic Experts To Examine Arafat’s Remains Experts working for the Swiss Radiophysics Institute stated Friday that they will be arriving in the West Bank to examine the remains of the late president, Yasser Arafat, after receiving the approval of … Continue reading

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Verdict In Rachel Corrie Case To Be Announced August 28

Verdict In Rachel Corrie Case To Be Announced August 28 By Saed Bannoura – IMEMC – The Rachel Corrie Foundation issued a release stating that the verdict in the civil lawsuit filed by the family of American peace activist, Rachel … Continue reading

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4550 Palestinians, Including 220 Children, Imprisoned By Israel

4550 Palestinians, Including 220 Children, Imprisoned By Israel By Saed Bannoura – IMEMC . -Palestinian researcher and former political prisoners, Abdul-Nasser Farawna, reported that Israel is currently holding captive 4550 Palestinians, held in 17 prisons, detention and interrogation centers, and … Continue reading

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Palestine: Former hunger striker Bilal Diab released

Palestine: Former hunger striker Bilal Diab released Former hunger striker Bilal Diab was released from Israeli jail to his home in the northern West Bank on Thursday, as part of an agreement to end his 77-day strike. Diab, 27, told … Continue reading

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Torture under occupation: Destiny or a surmountable obstacle?

Torture under occupation: Destiny or a surmountable obstacle? By Louis Frankentaler – It remains clear to even the most forgiving observer of Israeli behavior that the occupation involves the routine violation of international humanitarian law and international human rights law … Continue reading

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Israeli Mayor to Demolish UN Humanitarian Agency Emergency Shelter

Israeli Mayor to Demolish UN Humanitarian Agency Emergency Shelter By Kelly Joiner – IMEMC. – Israeli Mayor of occupied Jerusalem, Nir Bakat, approved the demolition of two structures built by the United Nations (UN) as temporary emergency shelter for Palestinian … Continue reading

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