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Israel elected to leadership of UN committee on “Decolonization”

Israel’s election to UN body that also deals with Palestinian refugees comes as it massively expands its colonial settlements.

Palestinian anger grows at Red Cross silence on hunger strikers, killings and arrests

Rights advocates contrast ICRC’s silence on Palestinian prisoners with swift response to the alleged kidnapping of three Israeli settlers.

Red Cross refuses to call on Israel to release Palestinian children held by army

Supposedly neutral organization shows double standard with immediate call for settlers’ release.

“My dearly loved Nadim was murdered in cold blood by Israeli soldiers”

With no justice system available for Palestinians living under Israeli occupation, Siam Nuwara has launched a public campaign and petition called “No Visas for Killers.”

Name Israel an “apartheid state” and divest, Tutu tells US Presbyterians

“I know firsthand that Israel has created an apartheid reality within its borders and through its occupation.”

Elderly American couple held hostage in their home by Israeli soldiers

Couple were locked in a room for 14 hours until worried relatives managed to free them and expel the Israeli soldiers.

Sinead O'Connor says she's trying to cancel Israel gig after boycott calls

The Irish singer says she was misled by her agent into booking Israel show.

Swiss army knifes Palestinians with Israeli drone deal

Swiss purchase of Israeli drones “field-tested” on Palestinians exposes as propaganda country’s claim to promote peace, human rights.

Video: Journalists “savagely” beaten by Palestinian Authority forces

US-backed Palestinian Authority police attacked journalists and confiscated their cameras as they rallied against violations of press freedoms.

Harry Potter star Jason Isaacs helping Israel “Dig” in to occupied Jerusalem

Actor is starring in Israeli-government funded NBC show Palestinians say is intended to help Israel drive them out of Jerusalem.


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