Palestinians gaining support for actions to join international community
The Palestinian Authority presented UN officials the necessary documents to join 15 international conventions including Geneva Conventions and other important human rights treaties.
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Curious about Palestine, Israeli visitors return
This bustling center of Palestinian life is just a 20-minute drive from Jerusalem, but for Israelis it might as well be on the other side of the world.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
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Swiss say Palestinians can join Geneva Conventions
The Swiss government says the Palestinians can join the Geneva Conventions, the international rules of war that also cover occupations.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
US: Israelis, Palestinians meet to revive talks
The strange discovery of the skeletal remains of twin brothers Andrew and Anthony Johnson has mystified neighbors and others in Chattanooga and beyond.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Ex-Palestinian prisoner teaches Hebrew, tolerance
Facing a classroom of Palestinian 10th graders, Hebrew teacher Esmat Mansour asks his students who is for and against learning the language.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
US Lawmakers Must End Efforts to Curb Free Speech on Palestine
Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town Desmond Tutu , a legendary figure in the struggle against apartheid in South Africa , issued this statement on 2 April 2014 condemning escalating legislative efforts in the United States to curb freedom of speech and ostracize those who support justice in Palestine.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Desmond Tutu on US Efforts to Curb Freedom of Speech
I am writing today to express grave concern about a wave of legislative measures in the United States aimed at punishing and intimidating those who speak their conscience and challenge the human rights violations endured by the Palestinian people.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
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Palestinians resume bid for further UN recognition
In a surprise move that could derail U.S. peace efforts, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday resumed a campaign for further U.N. recognition of a Palestinian state, despite a previous promise to suspend such efforts during nine months of negotiations with Israel.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
The U.S. Cannot Resuscitate What Never Lived
The game must go on. John Kerry performs his negotiator role. Benjamin Netanyahu goes through his role as the leader of an "endangered" state.
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No Academic Freedom for Professor Who Teaches Course on...
The suppression of students and faculty supportive of Palestinians and critical of Israeli occupation seems to have become more pronounced this month.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
America's diplomatic double standard with Palestine-Israel exposed
President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry twisted U.S. foreign policy into an odd shaped pretzel of contradictions March 17, telling the Palestinian President that he would have to make "very hard" decisions including accepting the annexation of vast amounts of Palestinian land taken by military conquest by Israel in order to reach a ... (more)
Mon Mar 24, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Carter: Boycott of Israel 'too much'
Former President Jimmy Carter said Monday that he doesn't support the Palestinian-led "boycott, divest, sanction" campaign against Israel but said products made in Israel-occupied Palestinian territories should be clearly labeled so buyers can make a choice about them.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
3 Palestinians killed in clash with Israeli army
Palestinians carry the body of Hamza Abu el-Heija, who was killed in a raid by Israeli troops, during his funeral procession Saturday in the West Bank refugee camp of Jenin.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
WTHI-TV Terre Haute
Group restoring Palestine Opera House
PALESTINE, Ill. History is being revisited in an Illinois town. Palestine's Fife Opera house closed its doors for good almost 100 years ago.