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Human Rights

How the FBI blacklisted US' largest Muslim civil rights group

Charlotte Silver
San Francisco
22 October 2013
Woman stands in front of Council on American-Islamic Relations sign

Tenuous evidence used to smear Council on American-Islamic Relations.

Armed settlers attack mosque, burn cars in West Bank village

Dylan Collins and
Patrick O. Strickland
14 October 2013

Israeli police take no action despite repeated acts of violence.

Gaza man "kidnapped" by Israel in Sinai, says family

Joe Catron
Khan Younis
8 October 2013
Close-up of young man wearing brown prison uniform

Wael Abu Rida holds Egyptian nationality but crisis in Cairo means his abduction has gone largely unnoticed there.

Six-year-old loses eye from bullets Israel promised to phase out

Dylan Collins and
Patrick O. Strickland
7 October 2013
Man sits next to boy wearing cotton bandage eye patch

Mousab Sarahnin’s family were shot at a moment after leaving a bus.

Egypt attacks fishermen in Gaza's waters

Gaza Strip
4 October 2013
Mann standing at harbor next to boxes of fish looks toward sea

Egypt’s clamp-down on tunnels has brought some Palestinian businesses to a standstill.

Israel's residency regime causes "silent transfer" from Jerusalem

Patrick O. Strickland
2 October 2013
Israeli soldiers inspect the IDs of Palestinian men at a checkpoint

Two children left “completely stateless” because of discriminatory practices.

Israel bans veteran campaigner for Palestinian prisoners from West Bank

Patrick O. Strickland
1 October 2013

Addameer chairperson Abdullatif Ghaith has been blocked from going to work in his Ramallah office.

Gaza's construction sector still crushed by siege

Rami Almeghari
Gaza City
26 September 2013

Israel wants to “beautify” the image of its ongoing blockade against Gaza by letting in some construction materials.

Egypt blocks Gaza student from going to college in UK

Rami Almeghari
Gaza Strip
19 September 2013
Young woman looks unhappy as she sits outdoors among suitcases

Only 150 persons allowed to cross Rafah per day.

Palestinian family trapped in home as blaze raged in Israeli chemical plant

Patrick O. Strickland
17 September 2013

Locals blame high cancer levels on pollution from “factories of death.”


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