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Palestinians have urged the brutal Assad regime to stop gentrifying the Yarmouk refugee camp, which would put hundreds of thousands of Palestinian refugees at yet more risk.

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

Saudi security 'kill' tribal activist resisting eviction for NEOM

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Saudi security 'kill' tribal activist resisting eviction for NEOM

Abdul-Rahim al-Howeiti, of the large Howeitat tribe that inhabits southwest Jordan, Sinai and northwestern Saudi Arabia, was allegedly shot dead by Saudi security in Al-Khuraybah

FBI opened 'pointless terror investigations' into non-violent pro-Palestinian group

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FBI opened 'pointless terror investigations' into non-violent pro-Palestinian group

Thousands of pages of documents reveal how the FBI snooped on non-violent pro-Palestinian activists in investigations that resulted in no ...

Israel forces Palestinian family to demolish their <em>home</em>

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Israel forces Palestinian family to demolish their home

A Palestinian family from the occupied East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Jabal al-Mukabar are being forced to demolish their own home.

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Kushner points finger at Palestinian president over deadly violence

Trump's senior advisor alleged the Palestinian president was 'surprised with how good' Trump's plan was for Palestinians, but called for violence anyway.

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Israeli forces kill three Palestinians as tensions spike

Israel shot dead two Palestinians in Jenin, including a police officer, and killed a gunman in Jerusalem as tensions spike a week following the ...

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Syrian activist Idlib town has 'more cats than people'

A town in Syria called Kafrnabl has sustained such heavy bombing that it is now home to more cats than people.

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Muslims are fearful in a hate filled India

Muslims are being demonised, alienated, and attacked in India like never before. Violence against the country’s biggest minority has ...

China's Uighurs: A genocide in the making

Hind Berji

China's Uighurs: A genocide in the making

China is sparing no effort in its attempt to erase any proof of its Uighur Muslim population.

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Record number of Israeli demolitions in Jerusalem since Trump

A record breaking 140 Palestinian homes in occupied East Jerusalem have been demolished by Israeli authorities this year.

Palestinian forced to demolish own <em>home</em> in Jerusalem

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Palestinian forced to demolish own home in Jerusalem

A Palestinian resident in occupied East Jerusalem was forced to demolish his home after Israeli authorities deemed it too close to the ...

Israeli forces destroy Palestinian <em>home</em>, restaurant in West Bank

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Israeli forces destroy Palestinian home, restaurant in West Bank

Israeli forces have demolished a home and restaurant belonging to a Palestinian family near Beit Jala in the West Bank, depriving them ...

The Palestine Brief: The forgotten plight of Palestine's Bedouins

Diana Alghoul

The Palestine Brief: The forgotten plight of Palestine's Bedouins

This installment of the Palestine Brief tackles the ongoing Nakba visited on the Palestinian Bedouin population living inside Israel, who are ...

US blocks UN rebuke of Israeli for <em>home</em> demolitions

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US blocks UN rebuke of Israeli for home demolitions

A five-paragraph draft statement to the Security Council that expressed grave concern was rejected by the US.

Daoud Kuttab

Israel just bulldozed two basic principles for peace

Comment: Israel is acting in total disregard for Palestinian rights and the international consensus, writes Daoud Kuttab.

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Britain, Germany condemn Israeli demolition of Palestinian homes

The five European Union members of the UN Security Council, which also include France, Belgium and Poland, condemned the recent Israeli ...

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WATCH: Israeli forces cheer as Palestinian home blown up

Members of Israel's security forces laughed and celebrated as they blew up a Palestinian home in Jerusalem.

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Palestinian family to lose Hebron home in latest demolition

A week after Israel demolished a house in the occupied Hebron town of Beit Ummar, it has handed a new demolition notice to yet another ...

Lebanon 'driving out Syrians by making their lives unbearable'

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Lebanon 'driving out Syrians by making their lives unbearable'

Syrian activists and humanitarian workers have warned of increasingly dire conditions for approximately one million Syrian refugees in Lebanon ...

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HRW condemns 'pressure' on Syrians to leave Lebanon

Human Rights Watch on Friday condemned Lebanon's order for Syrian refugees to demolish their hard shelters as tantamount to "illegitimate ...

France harassing, intimidating migrant helpers: Amnesty

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France harassing, intimidating migrant helpers: Amnesty

A new report by Amnesty International accuses French authorities of harassing, intimidating and even assaulting human rights defenders who ...

Lebanon camp demolitions will leave Syrian refugee kids homeless

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Lebanon camp demolitions will leave Syrian refugee kids homeless

Lebanon's planned demolition of concrete shelters housing Syrian refugees near the border could make at least 15,000 children homeless.

Israeli tourist project threatens Palestinian homes in Jerusalem

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Israeli tourist project threatens Palestinian homes in Jerusalem

Palestinians living in an east Jerusalem neighbourhood face the mass demolition of their homes as Israel pushes ahead with a new ...

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