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Jonathan Cook
The discovery of a rare aerial photo of Jerusalem in the 1930s, taken by a Zeppelin, has provided the long-sought after proof that when Israel...
Monday, July 9, 2012
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Abbad Yehya
So very far from the network of old roads present since before the British mandate — and far from the winding settler roads that cover close to 2...
Friday, July 6, 2012
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Ruqaya Izzidien
The hum of the domestic jungle disappears in a flash. Fridges and televisions shut off instantly and the streets fall eerily dark. Gaza rarely falls...
Thursday, June 14, 2012
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Houssam Kanafani
There had been no indications that the Palestinian Authority (PA) intends to forfeit its bid for statehood at the UN. But signs of this suddenly...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
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Doha Shams
Forced to flee, denied entry to Arab countries, and unable to return to their homeland, former Palestinian residents of Iraq are on the Iraqi-Syrian...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
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Patrick Galey
The sentencing of former warlord Charles Taylor last week reminded the world of the existence of – and the lasting damage caused by – that most...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
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Linah Alsaafin
In the upscale Ramallah area of al-Masyoun, which is home to extravagant hotels such as the Movenpick and high rise cafes, one man has for a month...
Saturday, June 2, 2012
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Abbad Yehya
Ramallah - Halfway between occupied Jerusalem and Nablus, in middle of the West Bank and 9km north of Ramallah, private Palestinian funds, generously...
Friday, June 1, 2012
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Linah Alsaafin
The week leading up to the 64th commemoration of Nakba Day, the city of Ramallah witnessed a blitz of protests which were echoed in other Palestinian...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
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