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Israel’s Money Machine

Israel's Money Machine

The stars came out in Hollywood on November 2nd, or at least some of them did. The gala event celebrated the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and raised funds to support its mission in Israel itself and on the occupied West Bank. The organization being fêted was the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF), which has fourteen regional offices in …

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Israel bars entry of pro-BDS French MPs

Israel bars entry of pro-BDS French MPs

Israel has refused to grant an entry visa to a group of French politicians, who intended to visit jailed Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouti, over their support for a global pro-Palestine campaign against the regime’s occupation and land grab policies. Israeli authorities said Monday that they would bar the seven-member delegation, including mayors and members of the EU Parliament, who were …

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‘Israel occupation of Golan against international law’

‘Israel occupation of Golan against international law’

Syria’s UN envoy has said that the UN’s recent positive vote for a draft resolution concerning Israel’s occupation of Golan Heights shows that the Tel Aviv regime’s actions are “unacceptable and violate the principles of international law.” Syria’s Ambassador to the UN Bashar al-Jaafari made the remarks while addressing the Special Political and Decolonization Committee, the SANA news agency reported …

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Israel sets up blacklists of boycott supporters

Israel sets up blacklists of boycott supporters

The Israeli government is currently preparing a blacklist of the local and international organizations and activists who call for boycotting Israeli institutions, products and events, local media sources revealed yesterday. On Sunday, the Israeli Ministerial Committee on Legislation passed a law against activists who encourage the international boycott of Israel, under which they are likely to be sued or fined. …

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Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia has openly declared war on Lebanon with Hariri house arrest

S Arabia has openly declared war on Lebanon with Hariri house arrest

The secretary general of the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah says Saudi authorities have clearly and openly declared a war on Lebanon by holding Prime Minister Saad Hariri hostage in the oil-rich kingdom, and forcing him to quit his post. Addressing his supporters via a speech broadcast live from the Lebanese capital city of Beirut on Friday afternoon on the occasion …

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Palestinian Authority accuses Israel of supporting terrorists in Syria

Palestinian Authority accuses Israel of supporting terrorists in Syria

The Palestinian Authority has accused Israel of supporting terrorist groups in Syria after Tel Aviv threatened to directly intervene in the war following an elaborate attack on a Syrian Druze village. The Israeli military on Friday threatened to launch an incursion into Syria “to protect” residents in Hader, which is populated by the Arab country’s Druze minority known for supporting …

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Palestinians protest centenary of Balfour Declaration

Palestinians protest centenary of Balfour Declaration

Hundreds of Palestinian demonstrators have poured onto the streets of the West Bank city of Ramallah to hold a protest rally on the 100th anniversary of Britain’s Balfour Declaration, which led to Israel’s creation. Holding banners and some waving black flags, angry protesters marched from Ramallah’s Arafat Square to a nearby British cultural office to denounce the notorious declaration and …

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Israeli PM reiterates support for Kurdish secession drive

Israel’s Netanyahu backs ‘desires’ of secessionist Kurds

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has voiced strong sympathy for the “desires” of secessionist Kurds as Iraq’s Kurdistan Region moves to freeze the results of a contentious independence vote in favor of national dialog. “The Kurds demonstrate national maturity and international maturity,” Netanyahu told the Israeli parliament (Knesset) in Jerusalem al-Quds on Tuesday. “We have very great sympathy for their …

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Trump attack on Iran with Israeli and Saudis words

Trump attack on Iran with Israeli and Saudis words

Israeli and Saudi Arabian authorities have welcomed the recent decision by US President Donald Trump not to certify Iran’s 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), with the five permanent UN Security Council members plus Germany. On Friday evening, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed Trump’s “courageous decision” on Iran, describing it as an opportunity …

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