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FIFA Should Give Israel the Red Card

Soccer is my life, but players like me are punished for being Palestinian.

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In Violation Of International Law Israeli Occupation To Demolish 14 Palestinian-Owned Homes

ERICHO May 28, 2015 (WAFA) – The Israeli  authorities Thursday handed several Palestinian residents eviction and demolition notices of their 14 homes, located in two Palestinian towns in the Jordan Valley area, according to local sources. 435 more words

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With Courage and Anguish, A Gaza Athlete Speaks Out

His name is Iyad Abu Gharqoud; he is a soccer player and a resident of Gaza, and he speaks to us directly from The New York Times… 587 more words

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FIFA Corruption Crisis and the Israel Vote*

FIFA Corruption Crisis and the Israel Vote*

By Geoff Lee

The FIFA corruption crisis came just as its annual congress was due to debate a motion calling for Israel to be suspended from world football. 1,499 more words

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Blair resignation eclipsed by FIFA crisis


The Middle East envoy Tony Blair finally let go of his role on the day the FIFA crisis blew, the 27th of May. Normally PR experts look to sue bad news on a day when it can be buried under other more prominent news. 731 more words

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East Texas Man's Death Penalty Appeal Moves Forward

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A federal appeals court has agreed to consider an appeal from a 48-year-old East Texas man on death row for the 2002 slaying of his 2-year-old daughter. 122 more words

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