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Former Brazilian footballer Ronaldinho posted a picture of himself in the Israeli city of Haifa.

Demi Lovato apologised for visiting Israel, clarifying the trip was a 'spiritual experience' and not a political statement.

Iceland fined for pro-Palestinian <em>Eurovision</em> protest

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Iceland fined for pro-Palestinian Eurovision protest

Iceland's group Hatari brandished scarves with Palestinian flags when the final results were being announced at the end of the event, which was held last May in Tel Aviv.

JLo to ignore Palestinian activists and play Israel concert

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JLo to ignore Palestinian activists and play Israel concert

Jennifer Lopez, known as J-Lo, will perform in Tel Aviv on Thursday.

Escaping reality through music: Meeting Moody Kablawi

Sophia Akram

Escaping reality through music: Meeting Moody Kablawi

The New Arab Meets: Palestinian musician and producer Moody Kablawi from Haifa, who has been performing and touring internationally since he was ...

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Israel minister slams display of Palestinian flags at Eurovision

Israel's culture minister slammed the display of Palestinian flags during the Eurovision song contest finals in Tel Aviv on Sunday.

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Eurovision threatens 'consequences' after Palestinian flag makes appearance

Satirical Icelandic punk band Hatari raised Palestinian flags at Eurovision while Madonna's backing dancers displayed both Palestinian ...

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Eurovision ‘will punish’ Iceland band for showing Palestinian flag

Satirical Icelandic punk band Hatari raised Palestinian flags at Eurovision while Madonna's backing dancers displayed both Palestinian ...

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Palestinians protest as Israel Eurovision final kicks off

Dozens of demonstrators gathered in Jaffa on Saturday to protest the Israeli Eurovision song contest, as singers from ...

'Like Apartheid': Spoof Madonna video urges Israel <em>Eurovision</em> boycott

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'Like Apartheid': Spoof Madonna video urges Israel Eurovision boycott

London Palestine Action have released 'Like Apartheid', their third and final spoof music video calling for a boycott of the ...

Jad Salfiti

Eurovision brings Israel's record on LGBT+ rights to forefront

If Israel is as tolerant as it purports to be, the question is for whom? Certainly, not LGBT+ Palestinians nor LGBT+ African asylum seekers it ...

'Globalvision': Palestinians plan <em>Eurovision</em> alternative to protest Israel's occupation

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'Globalvision': Palestinians plan Eurovision alternative to protest Israel's occupation

The alternative to Eurovision, called 'Globalvision', will be held on Saturday, the same day of the song contest's finals in ...

Israel's <em>Eurovision</em> webcast hacked with fake rocket attack warning

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Israel's Eurovision webcast hacked with fake rocket attack warning

Hackers interrupted a live Eurovision broadcast with fake warnings from Israel's army that Tel Aviv would soon come under attack.

Amnesty slams Israeli refusal of Palestinian right of return

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Amnesty slams Israeli refusal of Palestinian right of return

Amnesty International slammed Israel's refusal to recognise the Palestinian right of return for more than 5.2 million refugees as a 'flagrant ...

Award-winning British rock band join boycott of <em>Eurovision</em>

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Award-winning British rock band join boycott of Eurovision

The alternative rock band Wolf Alice have joined calls for a boycott of the Eurovision Song Contest in 2019, saying ...

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Madonna rebuffs calls for boycott of Israeli Eurovision

Madonna has resolved to perform at the Eurovision song contest in Tel Aviv despite calls for a boycott of the contest over the Israeli occupation of Palestine.

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Israeli NGO highlights occupation of Palestinians ahead of Eurovision

An Israeli anti-occupation NGO has used this year's Eurovision Song Contest to offer foreign visitors tours to see ...

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Palestinian Authority wants Jerusalem cut from Eurovision videos

The Palestinian Authority's foreign ministry called for Jerusalem to be removed from videos promoting Eurovision, accusing Israel of ...

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'Yes BDS': Activists stage YMCA spoof for Eurovision boycott

London Palestine Action have released a video spoof of the gay anthem, in which they call on host Graham Norton to boycott the competition and ...

The Nakba: An ongoing catastrophe

Malia Bouattia

The Nakba: An ongoing catastrophe

Comment: Palestinians have a right to return, exist and of course, to resist their continued oppression, writes Malia Bouattia.

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Gaza artists call on Eurovision singers to boycott Israel

Palestinian artists are calling on Eurovision song contest contestants to boycott the international music competition ...

Ceasefire in Gaza after dozens killed in Israeli bombing

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Ceasefire in Gaza after dozens killed in Israeli bombing

Palestinian officials announced a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip this morning after 24 Palestinians and four Israelis were killed in the worst ...

Israel claims 'bots' behind popular <em>Eurovision</em> boycott campaign

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Israel claims 'bots' behind popular Eurovision boycott campaign

British celebrities have backed the campaign to boycott Eurovision 2019 out of solidarity with Palestinians, but Israel now claims the ...

Bibi's got a secret: Madonna 'performing in Tel Aviv'

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Bibi's got a secret: Madonna 'performing in Tel Aviv'

Activists are urging Madonna to cancel her concert that she's reportedly due to play in Tel Aviv for the Eurovision song ...

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