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Tzipi Livni: Israel shares same “values” as “moderate” Saudi Arabia

Israeli minister looks forward to the day when alliance with Arab dictatorships can be out in the open.

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.

Israeli drone conference features weapons used to kill Gaza's children

Being able to drop bombs on Palestinians makes the development of arms “more efficient,” says technology chief in Israeli military.

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.

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.

Syria war refugees allowed in Jordan, except if they're Palestinian

Jordanian official admits demographics are behind discriminatory practices targeting Palestinians fleeing Syria.

Community leader, beloved grandfather shot dead by Israelis as he carried white flag

Rami Almeghari
Gaza Strip
7 August 2014

During the invasion of Khuzaa village, Israeli soldiers killed civilians as they tried to flee to safety.

As Israel bombs Gaza, it kills Palestinians in the West Bank too

Israel’s deadly violence has not been limited to the Gaza Strip this summer.

Israeli army summarily executed fleeing civilians in southern Gaza

A Human Rights Watch investigation reveals that Israel targeted civilians in Khuzaa as they were trying to flee.

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