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Human Rights

Settlers attack West Bank farmer twice a week

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Asira al-Qibliya
17 May 2013

Even if Israel considers settlement outposts to be illegal, it is still facilitating their construction.

Life "no longer bearable" in Syria, says Palestinian refugee

Rami Almeghari
Cairo
14 May 2013

Palestinians forced to flee Damascus are trying to survive on help from charities in Cairo.

Oslo Freedom Forum founder’s ties to Islamophobes who inspired mass killer Anders Breivik

Max Blumenthal
New York City
14 May 2013

Norwegian government and Amnesty International co-sponsor “human rights” forum produced by group funded by big donors to Islamophobes who were cited by murderer.

SodaStream "treats us like slaves," says Palestinian factory worker

Stephanie Westbrook
Rome
9 May 2013

An employee describes the claims on a promotional video by the fizzy drink firm as “lies.”

Bedouins await Israel's forcible relocation plan

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Khan al-Ahmar
29 April 2013

Israel wants community near Jerusalem to live “like sardines in a tin.”

Hunger strike marks "turning point" in fight against Israel's deportations, says rights group

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Abeyat
25 April 2013

Samer Issawi has won a pledge to be allowed return to Jerusalem, after refusing Israel’s offers of exile.

Risking their lives to save lives: Gaza's first responders

Joe Catron
Gaza City
16 April 2013

Promises of aid to civil defense services have not been kept.

Israel destroys West Bank community center, arrests 20

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Burin
12 April 2013

Residents vow to stay put in Burin despite regular attacks from Israel and its settlers.

Witness accounts of two Tulkarem teens' killings contradict Israel's version

Abir Kopty
Tulkarem
10 April 2013

Two Palestinian teenagers were killed while protesting at the death of Maysara Abuhamdia in Israeli custody.

Hundreds of Gaza children blocked from visiting parents in prison

Joe Catron
Gaza City
9 April 2013

Almost a year after winning concessions from Israel, prisoners are still not allowed to see their offspring.

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