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Stepping back: Martin Indyk with US Secretary of State John Kerry. Photo: AP
international / peace process / news report Sunday June 29, 2014 00:02   image 1 image
U.S. envoy to the Middle East, Martin Indyk has resigned following the collapse of Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. However, the State Department says that he will remain involved in the peace effort. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Saturday June 28, 2014 22:35   image 2 images
The Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs has warned against domestic investments with illegal Israeli settlements, following suit with Germany, the UK, France and Italy. read full story / add a comment
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international / israeli settlement / news report Thursday June 26, 2014 07:28   image 1 image
France has advised its citizens and companies against doing business with Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories, according to the Electronic Intifada: read full story / add a comment
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international / israeli attacks / news report Thursday June 26, 2014 01:50   image 1 image
The UN Human Rights Council held a general discussion and debate on the situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories, as part its 26th ordinary session in Geneva, Tuesday, amidst ongoing raids and continued violations in the West Bank region. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Tuesday June 24, 2014 21:34   image 1 image
Official Envoy of the Quartet to the Middle East, former British PM Tony Blair, has called on Israel to stop their military operations in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, and to end their attacks the Palestinian people.
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international / human rights / news report Tuesday June 24, 2014 01:59   image 1 image
A number of human rights organization have called, in an official letter, upon the Israeli security and military commanders in the West Bank to refrain from collectively punishing the civilian Palestinian population in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip as part of the ďOperation Brotherís Keeper,Ē BíTselem said in a statement, on Sunday. read full story / add a comment
A message on the Wall from Palestinian activists (image from jewishvoiceforpeace.org)
international / non-violent action / news report Sunday June 22, 2014 19:42   image 1 image
The Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions (BDS) movement made a major advancement on Saturday, as one of the largest churches in the United States voted in their biennial national meeting to divest from several companies that have contracts with the Israeli military to provide equipment used to occupy and invade Palestinian land. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Saturday June 21, 2014 23:59   image 1 image
UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Robert Serry, has issued a statement regarding Israeli search operations in the West Bank: read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Friday June 20, 2014 02:42   image 1 image
On a note which resonates with absurdity, Israel has been elected as vice-chair of the "UN Special Commitee on Decolonization" Ė which deals among other things with matters related to Palestinian refugees, according to the Electronic Intifada. read full story / add a comment
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international / international politics / news report Friday June 20, 2014 01:15   image 1 image
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said that her country has not changed its position on Australian legal status of the oPt and East Jerusalem.
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international / prisoners / news report Wednesday June 18, 2014 23:21   image 4 images
Over two hundred children have gathered in front the International Committee of the Red Cross office, in Gaza, in demand of the release of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike.

Since the hunger strike began, the ICRC has been called to publicly condemn Israel's use of administrative detention, highlight the Palestinian hunger strikers. The ICRC remains silent, yet issued a statement about the disappeared teenage settlers.

An update on the strikers, and ICRC recommendations: read full story / add a comment
Mr Ihab Bseiso, the spokesperson of the consensus government (Al Ray Photo File).
international / international politics / news report Saturday June 14, 2014 20:34   image 1 image
Government spokesperson Ihab Bseiso has stated that the Qatari government is to transfer a sum of $20 million, over a three month period, in helping to pay salaries to 40,000 former Gaza government employees. European officials recently recapitualted their committment to the new Palestinian government and concern over hunger-striking detainees.
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international / international politics / news report Saturday June 14, 2014 03:40   image 1 image
Australia is facing the possibility of trade sanctions by Arab nations over its decision to stop referring to East Jerusalem as an occupied territory. read full story / add a comment
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international / non-violent action / news report Friday June 13, 2014 01:33   image 1 image
Amid concerns raised by church justice advocates, United Methodist Church Pensions sells all stocks in G4S, a supplier of security services and equipment for Israeli prisons, settlements, checkpoints and Separation Wall. read full story / add a comment
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