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During the devastating 50-day war in Israel and Gaza this past summer, around 18,000 homes in Gaza were destroyed or severely damaged, leaving around 120,000 residents homeless. 92 more words
Tony Klug has published an article with Open Democracy entitled “Antisemitism: the Middle East Connection”, in which he argues “that the growth in anti-Jewish sentiment, particularly in the Arab and Muslim worlds, is principally a product of the Israeli-Palestinian-Arab conflict”; and that… 674 more words
Acclaimed novelist Atef Abu Saif — who is shortlisted for this year’s International Prize for Arabic Fiction – has been selected as the winner of a new summer residency: 289 more words
Hundreds of people protested at the Red Cross headquarters in Gaza Monday to demand the release of Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli jails.
Organized by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), demonstrators highlighted the case of Khaled al-Sheikh, a 14-year-old Palestinian boy who has been imprisoned since Dec. 113 more words