- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 29 07:56 AM
A Palestinian plan to sue Britain over a 1917 declaration backing a Jewish homeland in Palestine could help rally supporters, but has little chance of success, legal analysts say. The Palestinian government on Monday announced it was seeking legal action against Britain for the nearly century-old Balfour Declaration, drawing scorn from Israel. The 1917 declaration by British foreign secretary ...
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- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 26 10:53 PM
When a Palestinian doctor stopped to help a family of Israelis targeted in a West Bank shooting, it was hailed as a rare moment of compassion in a bitter conflict. Ten months of violence between Israelis and Palestinians have deepened suspicions between the two sides, with doctors and medics saying they come under greater scrutiny at times of increased tensions. Some Israeli and Palestinian ...
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Israeli troops kill Palestinian man over rabbi's... - Al Jazeera via Yahoo Maktoob News
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 26 10:43 AM
Al-Fawwar (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - Israel reopened the main entrance to a Palestinian camp in the occupied West Bank Tuesday after keeping it closed for nearly a month in response to a series of attacks. The United Nations had accused the Israeli army of collectively punishing the 9,500 residents. The Fawwar refugee camp near Hebron had been closed off for at least 26 days as part of ...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 28 02:17 PM
US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet with Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas in Paris on Saturday to discuss progress toward a two-state solution, the State Department said. "The secretary is not looking at trying to make progress based on a fixed date on the calendar," spokesman John Kirby told reporters Thursday. Instead, Kerry will speak with "Abbas about prospects for a two-state ...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 26 06:29 AM
Israeli authorities early Tuesday destroyed 11 Palestinian homes in an area on the outskirts of Jerusalem divided from the city by Israel's separation wall, residents and an NGO said. A convoy of Israeli security vehicles and bulldozers carried out the overnight demolitions in Qalandiya,presumably because authorities allege the owners did not have building permits. Israeli authorities did not ...
Israeli guards wound suspected Palestinian attac... - AFP via Yahoo! News
Israel approves hundreds of settlement homes - Boston Herald
- AFP News via Yahoo! Singapore NewsJul 26 10:53 PM
When a Palestinian doctor stopped to help a family of Israelis targeted in a West Bank shooting, it was hailed as a rare moment of compassion in a bitter conflict. Ten months of violence between Israelis and Palestinians have deepened suspicions between the two sides, with doctors and medics saying they come under greater scrutiny at times of increased tensions. Ali Shroukh, who lives in the ...
- Al Jazeera via Yahoo Maktoob NewsJul 28 06:59 AM
"The issue is getting more media exposure, more people are aware ... we are on the brink of changing ... policy stands."
- The AtlanticJul 28 10:53 AM
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas asked Arab leaders to support the lawsuit on the grounds it led to the Palestinian exodus from the modern state of Israel.
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- New York TimesJul 24 01:35 PM
Sgt. Elor Azaria, who killed a Palestinian attacker who his commander said posed no further danger, insisted he saw a “real and immediate danger.”
- Al BawabaJul 30 01:39 AM
Senior Muslim figures in the Palestinian refugee camp of Ain el-Hilweh received a pledge from extremist Islamic groups that there will be no attempts to shake the stability in the camp or other Lebanese regions , the Kuwaiti al-Rai daily reported on Friday.
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