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The parents of Iyad Hallaq have filed a petition with Israel's High Court demanding they hand criminal charges the two officers involved in their son's fatal shooting

Israeli forces shot and injured a mute and deaf Palestinian at Qalandia checkpoint.

Slain Palestinian man's family told no footage of killing

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Slain Palestinian man's family told no footage of killing

The parents of a slain autistic Palestinian man called for a probe after being told security cameras were not working at the time of their son's killing.

Fury follows shooting of Palestinian driving to sister’s wedding

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Fury follows shooting of Palestinian driving to sister’s wedding

'The only terrorists are the cowards who shot to kill a beautiful young man and blamed him for it': Palestinians have voiced their outrage over ...

Separation wall mural draws attention to 'Palestinian George Floyd'

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Separation wall mural draws attention to 'Palestinian George Floyd'

Taqi Spateen painted murals on the controversial separation wall, built by Israel to separate Bethlehem and Jerusalem, to commemorate both ...

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Slain autistic Palestinian's family demands Israel release security footage

The family of Iyad Hallak, an unarmed autistic Palestinian who was killed by Israeli police, called on authorities to release security camera footage of the incident.

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Israeli officer convicted for shooting Palestinian 'for fun'

The Israeli Border Police officer could face up to three years in prison for the filmed shooting of Palestinian Karam al-Qawasmi.

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Israeli PM: Killing of Palestinian with autism a 'tragedy'

The premier made his first remarks since Israeli forces in Jerusalem's Old City shot and killed Iyad Hallak last week.

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Israeli forces beat, detain Palestinian journalist in occupied Jerusalem

Israeli forces detained Ahmad Kamal Hababa, a Palestinian journalist with Palestine TV, taking him to an unknown location.

Right-wing rabbi allegedly assaulted visiting slain Palestinian's grieving family

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Right-wing rabbi allegedly assaulted visiting slain Palestinian's grieving family

A right-wing Israeli rabbi was allegedly assaulted by a group of Palestinians after he visited the grieving family of an autistic Palestinian ...

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus

In today's roundup: Iran sees record rise in new cases, Israel suspends parliament after MK tests positive and fears mount of second wave of ...

Killing of Palestinian man with autism draws Floyd parallel

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Killing of Palestinian man with autism draws Floyd parallel

The shooting has prompted a series of small demonstrations against police violence towards Palestinians. Yet for his family, such gestures have ...

Gantz's 'sorrow' over killing of disabled Palestinian is meaningless

Muhammad Shehada

Gantz's 'sorrow' over killing of disabled Palestinian is meaningless

Comment: When victim-blaming wasn't possible, Israel had only empty words to offer the family of murdered, disabled Palestinian, Iyad ...

Israel suspends parliament sessions after lawmaker contracts coronavirus

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Israel suspends parliament sessions after lawmaker contracts coronavirus

Israel's Knesset has shut after Palestinian-Israeli lawmaker Sami Abou Shahadeh tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Israeli police 'knew' Palestinian was disabled before fatal shooting

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Israeli police 'knew' Palestinian was disabled before fatal shooting

New details of Iyad el-Hallak's tragic death at the hands of Israeli police officers have emerged.

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Hundreds attend funeral of Palestinian killed by Israeli forces

Palestinians in Jerusalem held a funeral for Iyad Hallak who was shot dead by Israeli police on Saturday.

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Dozens demonstrate in Jerusalem over killing of autistic Palestinian

Protesters carried signs reading "Palestinian Lives Matter" and "Justice for Iyad. Justice for George".

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Israel police kill Palestinian they mistakenly thought was armed

Eyad Hallak, a 32-year-old Palestinian man was killed by the Israeli police in the Old City. The officers claimed they suspected that ...

The New Arab

Syrian's self-immolation highlights refugees' woes during Lebanon's coronavirus outbreak

In Lebanon, the majority of Syrian refugees were already living below the poverty line. New coronavirus restrictions unfairly targeting refugees ...

Syrians speak out on the eighth anniversary of revolution

Mel Plant

Syrians speak out on the eighth anniversary of revolution

Mass displacement, death and detention, chemical and barrel bomb attacks, and widespread torture have all characterised the past eight years. ...

Omar Abbas

For the sake of Syria, remember Naji Jerf

Comment: Naji Jerf was gunned down by suspected IS militants. His death is a reminder of Syria's true progressive revolutionary principles, ...

Texas Muslims 'in fear' after murder of Iraqi man

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Texas Muslims 'in fear' after murder of Iraqi man

Muslims in Texas are 'in fear of their lives' after 36-year-old Ahmed Al-Jumaili is shot and killed outside his apartment in Dallas while ...

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