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Israel's Shin Bet security service claimed on Wednesday that in a joint operation with the navy it foiled a Palestinian attempt to ship “rocket-...
Thursday, February 12, 2015
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The national consensus government declared by Hamas and Fatah this summer has finished its interim term, Hamas spokesman said Sunday, as the Islamic...
Sunday, November 30, 2014
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Fifty-one days of war were not enough to erase the consequences of seven years of siege, which affected every facet of life in the Gaza Strip. After...
Saturday, November 15, 2014
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Updated at 10:40 am (GMT+3), October 13, 2014: Global donors pledged $5.4 billion in aid to the devastated Gaza Strip on Sunday despite warnings the...
Sunday, October 12, 2014
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Marah Mashi
Displaced by intense fighting, many Syrians are forced to migrate from city to city within the country. In the course of this unstable existence, an...
Sunday, December 30, 2012
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Rami Khrais
The Gaza Strip, besieged for five years, seems to have entered a new era since yesterday’s visit from the Qatari Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-...
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
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Joanne Bajjaly
Seventy years after it opened, the National Museum, once a byword for division in Beirut, has acquired new status as a symbol of unity and rebirth....
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
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Robert Abdallah, Abdel Kafi al-Samad
The work assigned to a gravedigger does not seem pleasant to most people, let alone the work one is tasked with in a Palestinian refugee camp.
Monday, January 23, 2012
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Ahmed Mohsen
Many Lebanese may take pride in their shiny new Beirut city center. The final product, however, is a city out of place where many more may not feel...
Saturday, January 7, 2012
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