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PA Provides Financial Support To 15,000 Displaced Families in Gaza

GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Ministry of Civil Affairs announced on Monday that approximately 15,000 families whose homes were destroyed during last summer’s Israeli offensive on the Gaza Strip are to receive financial support for a year. 165 more words


A Public Display of Solidarity

On 20 August, hundreds of Palestinian and international solidarity activists marched across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City to call attention to the shared struggle of Americans against “highly militarized police departments” and Palestinians against the Israeli occupation. 69 more words

Palestine Unbound

Record 2.8 km smuggling Egypt-Gaza tunnel found

It’s the longest smuggling tunnel yet, according to reports from Egyptian news outlets. They’re

quoting the Egyptian military. Several things are notable here: First, Egypt discovered the tunnel, not Israel–which is to say, Egypt isn’t doing Israel a favor here; it’s working in its own interests to battle jihadi forces in its Sinai desert across from Gaza. 164 more words

Hamas says Abbas responsible for Palestinian rifts

Hamas says Abbas responsible for Palestinian rifts

Palestinian faction Hamas on Saturday blamed Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas for Palestinian rifts and delay in implementing reconciliation. 219 more words


Abbas who actually doesn't have a democratic mandate, now says " Yemen policy should extend to Palestine"

Abbas: Yemen policy should extend to Palestine

The 26th Arab League Summit opened Saturday in Sharm el-Sheikh on Saturday as Arab states gathered to discuss the region’s many questions – the Saudi-led campaign in Yemen, the fight against Islamic State militants, talks to form a united military force, and of course, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. 573 more words


Abbas sells out to israel, will not press ICC on illegal settlement building

PA to pause ICC steps in exchange for tax revenues

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — When the Palestinian Authority joins the International Criminal Court on April 1, it will hold off on steps to against Israel regarding settlement construction, Israeli media reported Sunday. 294 more words


Israel turns Zaim village into a big jail

Israel turns Palestinian village into a big jail

Israel turns Zaim village into a big jail

The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) have erected an iron gate at the main entrance to the Zaim village to the east of occupied Jerusalem as an attempt to completely isolate it from the holy city. 160 more words