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Pentagon denies seeking advice from Israel on limiting civilian deaths

US Department of Defense reaffirms its belief that Israel did not do enough to protect civilians in Gaza.

Amnesty: Israel may be guilty of "war crimes" during Gaza massacre

A new Amnesty International report details eight cases in which Israeli airstrikes targeted residential buildings and inflicted huge numbers of civilian deaths, among them children.

Villagers facing massive Israeli land grab urge action from Europe

Palestinians in Wadi Fukin want the EU to go beyond its criticisms of settlement expansion and introduce sanctions against Israel.

Palestinian Authority arrests two journalists for Facebook posts

Palestinian journalists are stuck between Israel’s brutal occupation and an increasingly repressive Palestinian Authority in the West Bank.

Druze army refuser and musician to tour England

The Saad family will play a series of concerts in southern Britain.

Israel jailed influential Palestinian writer "to remove him from society"

Patrick O. Strickland
al-Bireh
12 September 2014

Professor Ahmad Qatamesh spent almost nine years in Israeli prison without trial.

Starve or surrender: Cut off all food and water to Gaza, says Israeli general

Israeli Major-General Giora Eiland has urged that all food and water be cut off to Gaza residents – a major war crime and precisely the “starve or surrender” policy condemned when used in Syria.

Israel kills human rights defenders and their families

Israel’s refusal to allow human rights organizations entry to Gaza reflects a pattern of disrespect for the work of human rights defenders.

In photos and video: Tender farewell to Hebron boy shot dead by army

Kelly Lynn
Fawwar refugee camp
13 August 2014

Eleven-year-old boy was shot with live ammunition outside his West Bank refugee camp home.

Israel deliberately attacking medical workers in Gaza, Amnesty says

Amnesty International testimonies reveal a pattern of Israeli attacks targeting medical facilities, workers and vehicles.

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