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For Palestinians, there is no Obama-Netanyahu rift

US-Israeli relations have never been stronger, nor more damaging to the prospects for peace and justice and for the very survival of the Palestinian people.

Palestinian and Syrian refugees go on hunger strike in Egyptian jail

Crackdown “a result of a shift in Egypt’s foreign policy on Syria” following July 2013 coup, says monitoring group.

ICC receives report debunking Israel’s “self-defense” claims for Gaza attack

Report shows that there was no rocket fire at Israel before Israel attacked Gaza and the West Bank.

Israeli war criminal visits European Parliament

Yoav Mordechai commanded a battalion that attacked Gaza in January 2009.

French president's Holocaust day speech presages crackdown on Palestine supporters

Planned crackdown raises concern that French authorities will further censor speech critical of Israel under the guise of combating anti-Semitism.

France begins jailing people for ironic comments

Harsh crackdown on free speech in France has prompted criticism from national and international human rights organizations.

Gaza struggles with lack of shelter caused by two Israeli wars

Rami Almeghari
6 January 2015

The summer attack has added to the unresolved crisis caused by “Operation Cast Lead” six years ago.

How Gaza families were given just ten minutes' warning of Israeli attacks

Patrick O. Strickland
Gaza City
10 December 2014

Israel continues to hinder independent investigations into possible war crimes.

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.

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