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Winner in Gaza? Unified Palestinian resistance!

Why did Israel decide it could destroy Palestinian resistance while framing it as a war on Hamas? This fatally flawed decision has clarified what was downplayed in Oslo: there is an occupation, and there is resistance. Israel's war on Gaza has fatally weakened all other avenues to freedom.

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Where are the refuseniks?

There is no substantial refusal movement in the army today as there is no mass opposition within Isr...

Humanise Palestine

Hamas and other resistance forces gain in stature and Netanyahu appeared tough and gained some voter...

ACT! Gaza: Stop the arms, stop the killing

Call on the UK government to halt the supply of arms to Israel. We must not facilitate war crimes. T...
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Please join us at the AICafe on Saturday 2 August from 7.30 p.m. for Gaza and Boycott from Within with Israeli activist Ronnie Barkan.
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Jerusalem

Massive demonstrations in solidarity with Gaza...

Some 10,000 Palestinians marched from Ramallah towards Qalandia checkpoint in northern East Jerusalem to protest the Israeli offensive against Gaza. T...

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Massive demonstrations in solidarity with Gaza

Hebron

Hebron: a hostage city...

Since June 12, when three Israeli teenage settlers went missing north of Hebron, Israeli authorities have placed and kept the Hebron district under cl...

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Hebron: a hostage city

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Winner in Gaza? Unified Palestinian resistance!

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Israel ramps up settlement of East Jerusalem

Created on 23 January 2012
According to the Palestinian news agency WAFA, Israel has seized over 1300 dunams of land in and around Occupied East Jerusalem in January alone. Since the new year began just three weeks ago, Israel has already approved over 700 new housing units for settlers in East Jerusalem, as well. 

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East Jerusalem (photo: flickr/Brian Negin)

In a statement released by the Palestine Liberation Organization's Department of International Relations yesterday, the PLO called Israel's efforts to Judacize East Jerusalem--which break up Palestinian population continuity, link illegal West Bank settlements to Jerusalem, and make an independent Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital impossible--"war crimes" and "terrorism."

The statement called on the international community to force Israel to comply with international law.

The United Nations has issued various resolutions rejecting Israel's occupation and annexation of East Jerusalem and the international community does not recognize Israeli claims to the area.