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"The poor of Palestine still lack a voice"

In Malmö, Sweden, Nakba Day, in remembrance of the 700,000 Palestinians expelled as the state of Israel was established, was commemorated in a demonstration through the city on May 15. Read more...

Gaza Ceasefire: now force Israel to end the siege without conditions

A temporary ceasefire has brought some relief to the besieged and oppressed 1.7 million people crammed into the 140 square miles of the Gaza Strip, where one in five children suffers from Post Traumat Read more...

Israel and USA promise to veto Palestinian statehood

Whilst most of the worlds population support the Palestinian bid at the UN for statehood, the US and Israel have threatened to stop recognition at all costs. Andy Yorke explains what is at stake Read more...

¿Reconocerá la Asamblea General de la ONU un Estado Palestino?

En Septiembre la ONU descubrirá sus cartas sobre la cuestión del estado palestino. Lo que podría tener serias ramificaciones internacionales, escribe Simon Hardy. Read more...

Will the UN General Assembly recognise Palestinian statehood?

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September will see a show down at the UN over the question of Palestinian statehood - which could have serious international ramifications, writes Simon Hardy Read more...

New Israeli atrocities on the border hide a desperate fear of Intifada

The Israeli killing machine slaughters more peaceful protesters, writes Dave Stockton, as a growing mood of resistance sweeps the Palestinian people Read more...

Nakba day catastrophe as Israel murders Palestinian protesters

On 15 May Israeli soldiers opened fire on a peaceful demonstration along the borders with Lebanon, Syria and the Gaza strip, killing at least 15 people and wounding many more. Read more...

National unity talks in Palestine

The Arab revolutions have pressured the Palestinian leaders in Fatah and Hamas to sign a unity treaty. Peter Main considers what this means for the Palestinian people Read more...

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