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Kamel Hawwash: Israel sells itself as a western democracy while its an illegal occupier

Professor Kamel Hawwash is a British Palestinian engineering academic based at the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. He is a commentator on Middle East affairs, Vice Chair of the British Palestinian Policy Council (BPPC) and a member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC). He has kindly given TruthNGO an online interview on Palestine and other related issues. The questions are …

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The fallacy of Israel’s human shields claims in Gaza

Desperately trying to justify the killing of unarmed protesters, Israel once again uses its ‘human shields’ mantra. Article by Neve Gordon & Nicola Perugini in Aljazeera: It has become part of a macabre ritual. Each week, thousands of Palestinians stride towards the fence surrounding the small swath of land in which they have been imprisoned for years, as Israeli snipers …

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London hosts Nakba conference

http://107.189.40.50/ptv//newsroom/20180520/london_atl.mp4 London has played host to a key conference on Palestine, marking the 70th anniversary of the Nakba. The focus was on the right of return for Palestinians, an issue made even more urgent after the killing of scores of Palestinian protesters by Israeli snipers in the Gaza Strip.

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Israeli army destroys lifeline tunnel from besieged Gaza Strip

The Israeli military has destroyed a lifeline tunnel from the northern part of the besieged Gaza Strip more than a fortnight after the start of anti-occupation protests along the border between the besieged and impoverished Palestinian coastal sliver and occupied territories. Israeli military spokesman Jonathan Conricus told journalists on Sunday that the tunnel, which was still under construction, belonged to …

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Israeli forces kill 1, injure 700 Palestinians in Gaza

Truth NGO – At least one Palestinian has been shot dead and hundreds of others injured by Israeli regime forces in the besieged Gaza Strip during the third consecutive week of protests against the Israeli occupation. Clashes broke out between Palestinians and Israeli troops near Gaza’s fence on Friday as thousands of protesters gathered for the third round of protests …

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Israeli forces kill 7 Palestinians on Land Day

Truth NGO – Hundreds of Palestinians were also wounded by Israeli forces as they marched in a major demonstration marking Land Day According to Aljazeera, At least seven Palestinians have been killed and hundreds of others wounded during clashes with Israeli forces as thousands marched near Gaza’s border with Israel in a major demonstration marking the 42nd anniversary of Land …

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3 babies pronounced dead in Gaza in 24 hours

3 babies pronounced dead in Gaza in 24 hours

Three Palestinian toddlers were pronounced dead in Gaza in no more than 24 hours, after the Palestinian Authority (PA), chaired by Mahmoud Abbas, denied them urgent treatment. The Palestinian Health Ministry spokesperson, Ashraf al-Qudra, said nine-month-old Ibrahim Samir Tbeil breathed his last at the intensive care unit in al-Rentisi Hospital. Al-Qudra warned that 3,000 to 4,000 babies in Gaza are …

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PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (16 – 22 March 2017)

PCHR Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory

Israeli forces continued with systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) for the week of 16-22, March 2017. Israeli forces killed 2 Palestinian children in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. 3 civilians, including a child, and 2 Israeli activists, were wounded. Israeli forces also conducted 70 incursions into Palestinian communities in the West Bank and a limited one …

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Israeli jets bomb multiple targets across Gaza Strip

Israeli jets bomb multiple targets across Gaza Strip

Israeli warplanes have once again carried out several airstrikes on multiple locations throughout the Gaza Strip. According to al-Aqsa TV, Israeli jets targeted areas to the west of the Dayr al-Balah in the central Gaza Strip, and an empty patch of agricultural land to the east of Gaza City in the early hours of Thursday morning. Israeli F16 jets also …

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