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Sanaa Kamel
Gaza – Umm Muhammad Asilah (48) never imagined that Israeli airstrikes would take yet another one of her sons. This time, it was her 12-year-old son...
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
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Doha Shams
Two days before the Israeli onslaught on Gaza this weekend, the strip’s fishermen told Al-Akhbar’s Doha Shams how a once-thriving local industry has...
Monday, March 12, 2012
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Doha Shams
From the window overlooking the pier of Gaza’s humble port, you can see nothing at night but two lamp posts barely lighting the space underneath....
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
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Faris Taleb
Haifa – None of the past year’s events in the Arab world has preoccupied 1948 Palestinians as much as the crisis in Syria – specifically, what will...
Monday, March 5, 2012
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Faris Taleb, Fadi Abu Saada
The Palestinian prisoners’ movement will never forget Khader Adnan. Its history will record that his “battle of the empty intestines,” as...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
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Fadi Abu-Saadi
Calls by the Palestinian Authority to stop Israeli settlement activities continue to ring hollow as little is done to find alternatives for...
Thursday, February 16, 2012
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Fadi Abu-Saada
Hanan Ashrawi was the public face of the PLO for many years. In a one on one interview, she speaks about the complexity of Palestinian reconciliation...
Friday, February 10, 2012
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Husam Kanafani, Qais Safadi, Sanaa Kamel
The possible exit of Khaled Meshal from Hamas' leadership may be the official sign that the Palestinian movement has moved away from Damascus and...
Friday, January 20, 2012
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Qais Safadi
Hamas government taxes on tunnel owners is the latest challenge faced by Gazans combating long-time Israeli policies of military and economic...
Thursday, January 12, 2012
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