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The video conferencing company cited US anti-terrorism laws in cancelling the university event featuring Palestinian activist Leila Khaled.

The Israeli foreign ministry accused Belgium of funding organisations that 'attempt to silence supporters of Israel'.

Majority of Palestinians in Israeli prisons face torture: PPS

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Majority of Palestinians in Israeli prisons face torture: PPS

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

Israel demolishes home of alleged Palestinian attacker

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Israel demolishes home of alleged Palestinian attacker

Israel demolishes family homes of Palestinian suspects under the guise of "deterring violence". Critics say the tactic amounts to collective ...

Israeli man charged with spying for Iran, plotting attacks

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Israeli man charged with spying for Iran, plotting attacks

The unidentified man was charged with 'infringement of the security of Israel'.

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Israel accused of imposing 'legally-sanctioned torture' on Palestinians

Human rights organisations and legal professionals have accused Israel of engaging in state-sponsored torture.

Yousef Alhelou

Is Palestine's national election possible?

Palestinian political factions on all sides welcomed Abbas's call for the overdue elections but ensuring they go ahead is another matter, writes ...

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Israel rearrests prominent Palestinian lawmaker Khalida Jarrar

Palestinian activist and lawmaker Khalida Jarrar was rearrested by Israeli forces just months after her release in February.

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Israel invites Saudi national team to play football friendly

A Facebook page affiliated with the Israeli defence ministry extended an invitation to the Saudi national team to play a match of football with ...

Saudi football team visits Israeli-occupied West Bank

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Saudi football team visits Israeli-occupied West Bank

The match is due to take place at 12,500-seater Faisal Al-Husseini International Stadium in the Palestinian village of al-Ram, however ...

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Palestinians protest after detainee hospitalised following 'Israeli torture'

Samir Arbid, accused of orchestrating a bomb attack that killed a 17-year-old Israeli girl, was hospitalised after allegedly being tortured by ...

Amnesty International condemns "legally-sanctioned torture" of Palestinian detainee

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Amnesty International condemns "legally-sanctioned torture" of Palestinian detainee

The 'legally-sanctioned torture' of a Palestinian detainee further exposes the complicity of Israel’s authorities, in the systematic violation ...

Israel says arrested 3 Palestinian suspects over deadly blast

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Israel says arrested 3 Palestinian suspects over deadly blast

Statements by domestic security agency Shin Bet and the police alleged the three were active members of the Popular Front for the Liberation of ...

Netanyahu promises settlers West Bank annexation to win votes

Yousef Alhelou

Netanyahu promises settlers West Bank annexation to win votes

Just weeks before the general elections, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reaffirmed his controversial pledge to impose Israeli ...

Israeli strikes hit pro-Syria regime Palestinian group in Lebanon

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Israeli strikes hit pro-Syria regime Palestinian group in Lebanon

Israeli warplanes have attacked a Palestinian base in Lebanon, near the border with Syria.

Mitchell Plitnick

Barring members of congress from Israel-Palestine

Increasing numbers of Democratic voters are growing uncomfortable with Israel's brazen defiance of international law and cruel violations of Palestinian human rights, writes Mitchell Plitnick.

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In memoriam: Ghassan Kanafani, Palestinian novelist and political activist

Culture: Ghassan Kanafani was a prolific writer and an activist. If his life hadn't been cut short in an Israeli assassination, he would have ...

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West Bank to protest against Bahrain's 'pro-Israel' summit

Protests are expected to take place across the occupied West Bank against the Bahrain-hosted 'Deal of the Century' summit due to take place next ...

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Controversial US peace plan 'to raise $50bn' for Palestine

The White House said the controversial initiative had the power to transform the troubled Palestinian economy by creating more than one million ...

Egypt to join controversial Bahrain summit on Palestinian economy

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Egypt to join controversial Bahrain summit on Palestinian economy

An Egyptian delegation headed by a deputy finance minister will participate in a Bahrain summit on Palestinian economic development, Cairo ...

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'Tackle Israeli theft': Palestinian official snubs US peace initiative

Washington should first work on ending "Israeli theft" of Palestinian land, senior Palestinian official Hanan Ashrawi said on Saturday, ...

Hamas lands in Beirut for united Palestinian 'anti-Manama summit'

Diana Alghoul

Hamas lands in Beirut for united Palestinian 'anti-Manama summit'

Hamas will be taking part in the anti-Deal of the Century summit which will take place in Beirut, parallel to the Manama conference.

Palestinians snub Bahrain’s ‘damning’ conference with summit in Beirut

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Palestinians snub Bahrain’s ‘damning’ conference with summit in Beirut

The PLO and PFLP will take part in a conference to discuss their future in Beirut at the same time as the widely rejected Bahrain ...

Palestinian former MK Basel Ghattas released from Israeli prison

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Palestinian former MK Basel Ghattas released from Israeli prison

Former Knesset member Basel Ghattas was sentenced to two years in prison in 2017 after admitting to smuggling mobile phones and SIM cards to ...

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