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5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Another plot to overthrow Abbas?

Arab media reports claimed that former PA prime minister Salam Fayyad and senior PLO and Fatah officials were behind the effort to topple Abbas.

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9 hrs ago | RandomPottins

International campaign for Palestinian MP's freedom

KHALIDA JARRAR campaigns for rights by democratic means - so banned by occupiers.

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11 hrs ago | TIME.com

Israel and Palestinians Reach Open-Ended Cease-Fire Deal

Palestinians celebrate in the streets after a deal had been reached between Hamas and Israel over a long-term end to seven weeks of fighting in the Gaza Strip on Aug. 26, 2014 in Gaza City.

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16 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Egypt, Palestinians to announce truce, statehood initiative

Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Abbas to propose new diplomatic initiative to PLO and Fatah on Tuesday

At the meeting, Abbas will seek the backing of PLO and Fatah leaders for his initiative, which calls for the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as it capital.

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Mother Jones

The Jerusalem Youth Chorus offers high-schoolers sanity in a world gone mad.

They come to the Jerusalem Youth Chorus from as far away as Ramallah and a moshav outside of Jerusalem.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Scoop

Israeli Forces Continue Their Offensive on the Gaza Strip

Israeli Forces Continue Their Offensive on the Gaza Strip And Commit More Crimes Against Palestinian Civilians And Property in the Occupied Palestinian Territory a Israeli warplanes launched dozens of airstrikes on civilian targets in the Gaza Strip.

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Green Left Weekly

Gaza shows Zionism's 'original sin'

I spent this special night with friends in the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah after taking part in the "48K March" for Gaza.

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The Daily Star

Palestinian unity fragile, circumstantial

Abbas, Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and exiled Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal arrive for a meeting in Doha.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Journal Gazette

Israeli airstrike collapses Gaza apartment tower

A Palestinian boy, along with supporters of Hamas, holds a representation of a rocket as others shout slogans to protest against Israel and to support people in Gaza, during a demonstration in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Friday.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Ma'an News Agency

Hundreds protest in solidarity with Gaza across West Bank

Hundreds took part in rallies across the West Bank on Friday in solidarity with the besieged Gaza Strip that were violently dispersed by Israeli forces.

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The Globe and Mail

Palestinian MPs accuse Israel of unprecedented crackdown

Khalida Jarrar, a Palestinian member of parliament from Ramallah, speaks during an interview with Reuters outside the headquarters of the Palestinian parliament in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Aug. 21, 2014.

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United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Colleges truncate programs in Israel, West Bank due to conflict

Several colleges have pulled students out early from summer study-abroad programs in Israel and the West Bank due to the conflict between Israel and Hamas.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Ma'an News Agency

Analysis: Beit Jala case against separation wall potential watershed

Raffaele Piccolo holds a Bachelor of Laws and Honours Degree of Bachelor of International Studies from the University of Adelaide, Australia.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Foreign Policy

Lying Down With Dogs

Turkey's support for Hamas agents who tried to topple Mahmoud Abbas's Palestinian Authority is putting Erdogan in a pickle.

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Ma'an News Agency

PLO condemns forcible deportation of Palestinian MP by Israel

The Palestine Liberation Organization on Wednesday condemned the Israeli order to exile Palestinian member of parliament Khalida Jarrar from her home in Ramallah, as further details emerged of deportation order she received in a pre-dawn raid earlier in the day.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Jewish Journal

Missiles over Jerusalem experienced by Rabbi Abraham Cooper

Just before midnight on Aug. 20, Rabbi Abraham Cooper, the Wiesenthal Center's associate dean, experienced up close and personal what a promise from Hamas means.

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The Daily Star

Boycott battle in Israel, West Bank shops

File - A picture taken on August 12, 2014, shows a Palestinian man looking at posters calling people to boycott Israeli products following the latest war between Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip and Israel's army, in the mostly Arab East Jerusalem.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Jerusalem Post

August 19: Who is protesting?

Who is protesting? Sir, With regard to "Thousands at Tel Aviv rally call to resume peace talks" , believe me, I want peace like most everyone else and admire all the people who spend an evening in Rabin Square to make themselves heard.

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AlertNet

No sign of Gaza talks breakthrough as ceasefire nears end

Israeli soldiers keep guard at a protest by Palestinians against the Israeli offensive in Gaza, at Qalandia checkpoint near the West Bank city of Ramallah, August 13, 2014.

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