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29-year-old Ibrahim Moustapha Abou Yacoub was shot by Israeli troops near the city of Nablus in the West Bank.

UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture marks an important time in history.

Palestinians blinded in one eye by Israeli snipers

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Palestinians blinded in one eye by Israeli snipers

Dozens of Palestinians have lost an eye after being shot by the Israeli forces, in Gaza, Jerusalem or the West Bank.

US city bans Israeli military training of police forces

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US city bans Israeli military training of police forces

In a win for the ongoing Black Lives Matter protests in the US, a city in North Carolina has banned the training of its forces by Israel's ...

Unconditional solidarity: Palestinians rally support for George Floyd's family

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Unconditional solidarity: Palestinians rally support for George Floyd's family

Palestinians rally in support of George Floyd's family after the death of the unarmed African-American by a white officer, as it emerged a ...

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Israel 'preparing for violence' as West Bank annexation looms

Netanyahu has promised not to hesitate over the annexation of large parts of the West Bank.

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Israeli soldiers attack Palestinians praying near Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque

Muslim worshippers in Jerusalem were attacked by Israeli forces while performing nightly prayers, a report said.

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Israeli woman desecrates grave of IDF soldier

Amit Ben Ygal, who served in the elite Golan Bridage of the Israeli army, died after being struck by a rock during a raid on a Palestinian ...

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Israel's former army chief appointed foreign minister

Ex-military chief Gabi Ashkenazi, who presided over the brutal 2008-2009 Gaza War, has secured the foreign affairs role for the Blue and White ...

Israel's Independence Day: Abuses against Palestinians continue in Hebron

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Israel's Independence Day: Abuses against Palestinians continue in Hebron

Israeli settlers blocked off private Palestinian land in the occupied city of Hebron to mark Israel's so-called Independence Day.

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Tensions soar after Hezbollah 'attempts to breach Israel border'

On Friday night, the Israeli military fired flares along the volatile frontier after signs of a possible border breach.

Druze commander to light <em>IDF</em> torch for 'Independence Day'

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Druze commander to light IDF torch for 'Independence Day'

A senior Druze colonel will participate in Israel's so-called Independence Day, Israeli media confirmed.

Israel sets up West Bank 'quarantine outpost' for extremists

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Israel sets up West Bank 'quarantine outpost' for extremists

The Israeli Defence Force has set up a temporary outpost in the West Bank for a group of far-right "hilltop youth" after they refused to ...

Did the Pentagon give Israel 1 million face masks?

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Did the Pentagon give Israel 1 million face masks?

An Israeli press report claiming the US Department of Defense shipped one million face masks to Israel have angered Americans, causing some to ...

Israel sends army to ultra-Orthodox city over coronavirus

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Israel sends army to ultra-Orthodox city over coronavirus

Israel deployed soldiers to an ultra-Orthodox town considered to be the centre of Israel's COVID-19 outbreak.

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Joint List chooses the butcher's other hand: Benny Gantz

Comment: Gantz has an atrocious record, but collaborating with him is a strategic move away from the politics of protest, to politics from within, writes Laura Albast.

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Israel’s Netanyahu plans children’s army to battle coronavirus

In a bizarre announcement, Netanyahu announced plans to deploy school children and youth groups to disinfect public spaces with bleach in a bid ...

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Israeli snipers brag about deliberately crippling Gaza protesters

Six IDF snipers told Israeli newspaper Haaretz about their experiences "shooting knees" on the border with Gaza.

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US, Israel cancel military exercise over coronavirus

The United States and Israel will not go ahead with a planned joint military drill in light of the coronavirus outbreak.

Israel to form 'anti-Palestinian resistance force' in occupied territories

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Israel to form 'anti-Palestinian resistance force' in occupied territories

The new agency will be made up of various state institutions, including the police and army, and will be charged with clamping down on ...

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Israeli forces extract dead Palestinian with bulldozer

The body of a Palestinian man was extracted using a bulldozer after he was shot by Israeli forces near the Gaza border on Sunday.

Hezbollah supporters dressed as Orthodox Jews urge US boycott

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Hezbollah supporters dressed as Orthodox Jews urge US boycott

Supporters of Hezbollah dressed up as Orthodox Jews during a Beirut demonstration calling for a boycott of US products, leading to ridicule and ...

Israel accuses Hamas of 'catfishing' to plant malware

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Israel accuses Hamas of 'catfishing' to plant malware

Israel has claimed that Hamas used pictures of attractive women to trick its soldiers into downloading malware, following air strikes in central ...

Israeli commander sacked for trying to acquire Palestinian tahini

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Israeli commander sacked for trying to acquire Palestinian tahini

Top commanders allegedly ordered a senior handler to send agents to a Palestinian village in the West Bank to buy boxes of tahini.

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