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  1. Israeli Arabs, Palestinians to protest Friday on 'Nakba Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Jerusalem Post

    Police brace for violence on what is referred to as a "Day of Catastrophe" by Palestinians referring to the creation of Israel. Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip plan to mark "Nakba Day" on Friday with a series of protests and marches following noon prayers at mosques.


  2. Boat sails from Sweden to break Gaza blockadeRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    A trawler left Sweden on its way to break Israel's naval blockade of the Gaza Strip 5,000 nautical miles away. The Marianne of Gothenburg departed on May 10 and is the first ship in the Freedom Flotilla III to leave for Gaza, according to the Ship to Gaza Sweden campaign website.


  3. EDITORIAL: New flash point in GazaRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Washington Times

    The spotlight on the sordid in the Middle East may be shifting from Syria , which is verging on the final implosion of the Assad government, to Gaza . With 3 million refugees, more than 200,000 dead, a fractured multi-ethnic population that may not heal, Syria seems about to drop into relative obscurity.


  4. Israel's new government sworn in, but Netanyahu gets heckled firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Los Angeles Times

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's new Cabinet was sworn in late Thursday after a stormy session in parliament that included heckling by lawmakers at the mention of the government striving for peace with Palestinians. The recent election campaign and difficulties in forming a ruling coalition during the last two months, messy even for Israel's unruly political system, has left a lingering bad taste among opposition and coalition lawmakers alike, marring Thursday's normally festive event.


  5. outFarpress presents: The Shortwave Report 05/15/15 Listen Globally!, Segment 1Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | A-Infos Radio Project

    A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home.


  6. Hamas says ISIS has no foothold in Gaza StripRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | The Daily Star

    A Palestinian girl sits in front her home in Gaza City's al-Shati refugee camp on May 13, 2015, ahead of the commemorations for the 67th anniversary of the Nakba. AFP PHOTO / MAHMUD HAMS GAZA: ISIS sympathizers in the Gaza Strip are making their presence felt on social media, but the enclave's Hamas rulers said on Thursday the group has no real foothold in the Palestinian territory.


  7. Dr. Moti Klein: Touting Soroka's medical 'iron dome'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Jerusalem Post

    "I prefer to take care of sick people than injured soldiers," says head of Beersheba hospital's ICU, who is set to speak at the The Jerusalem Post Conference in June. When Dr. Moti Klein was working as a nurse and doing his fifth year at Ben-Gurion University's medical faculty in 1982, the First Lebanon War broke out.


  8. Hamas: ISIS has no foothold in the Gaza Strip, only exists on InternetRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Jerusalem Post

    Islamic State sympathizers in the Gaza Strip are making their presence felt on social media, but the enclave's Hamas rulers said on Thursday the group has no real foothold in the Palestinian territory. Statements signed "Supporters of the Islamic State" have appeared recently on Twitter and several websites, accusing the Islamist group Hamas of arresting dozens of jihadists and threatening attacks in Gaza unless they are released.


  9. The Roundup for May 13th, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Pam's House Blend

    More are presumed to be killed although no word about their deaths - Uruguayan Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa admitted former President Jose Mujica did not fully know what to do when transferring the six Guantanamo Bay detainees to Uurugay - Whoa, the British government will soon make anyone with "extreme" views to check-in with authorities when posting things on social media and even allow the latter to spy even more on folks.


  10. It's Hamas or chaos, says out-going Israeli generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    The general who led Israel's war against Hamas last year believes it is in Israel's interest that Hamas continue to rule the Gaza Strip. "Hamas knows how to exercise power over the other [armed elements] in Gaza," said Major General Sami Turjeman, who is about to step down as commanding officer of Israel's Southern Front.


  11. Palestinians say they number 12.1 million worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The China Post

    The Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics said Tuesday it has recorded a population of 12.1 million people, of whom 4.6 million live in the occupied territories and the remainder abroad. The figures show that at the end of 2014, 2.8 million Palestinians lived in the West Bank and 1.8 million in the Gaza Strip.


  12. Israeli demolition plan for Bedouin village sparks outcryAP...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 |

    Israelis are once again locked in a bitter settlement dispute with their Arab neighbors, but this time the conflict is not unfolding in the West Bank, but in Israel's southern desert.


  13. Gaza officials: 50 injured after Israel ordnance explodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Al Bawaba

    Dozens of Palestinians were injured in a large explosion in the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday, witnesses and medics said. Medical sources said at least 50 Palestinians were injured.


  14. Restoring the swastikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Trinidad Guardian

    Last Saturday some of Europe celebrated the 70th anniversary of the defeat of the Nazis and the end of the Second World War, in the European theatre. It would take three more months and a two atomic bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki to conclusively terminate what has been read by some as the defence of democracy against the forces of darkness.


  15. Obama Rips Israel, Iran in Interview with Saudi PaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 |

    In his first interview with an Arabic-language news organization, on Wednesday, President Obama spoke with Saudi-owned Asharq Al-Awsat about various issues related to the Middle East, the Iranian nuclear program, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The timing of the interview's publication with the Saudi-owned paper was surprising, given that the Saudi premier, King Salman, has turned down a request to meet with Obama this week at a Gulf leaders summit at Camp David.


  16. Israeli Arab dentist indicted for transferring funds on behalf of HamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Ynetnews

    An indictment was filed Tuesday morning in the Nazareth District Court against Malik Khatib, 31, a dentist from the village of Kafr Kanna in northern Israel on suspicion he made contact with a Hamas agent and transferred funds to Hamas in Ramallah. He was also charged with illegal transportation and fraud under the Income Tax Ordinance.


  17. Vatican to recognise Palestinian stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Telegraph

    Rome, May 13: The Vatican said today that it had concluded a treaty to recognise Palestinian statehood, a symbolic but significant step welcomed by Palestinians but upsetting to the Israeli government. Formal recognition of a Palestinian state by the Vatican, which has deep religious interests in the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories that include Christian holy sites, lends a powerful signal of legitimacy to the efforts by the Palestinian Authority's president, Mahmoud Abbas, to achieve statehood despite the long paralysed Israeli-Palestinian peace process.


  18. Vatican to Sign First Treaty With 'State of Palestine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Wall Street Journal

    Pope Francis greets a child. The Vatican announced Wednesday that it would soon sign its first treaty with the "State of Palestine."


  19. Palestine welcomes Vatican recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Al Bawaba

    Palestinian officials have welcomed a recent decision by the Vatican to officially recognize Palestine as an independent state in a new treaty. Palestinians are "extremely encouraged" by the agreement, said Hanan Ashrawi, a senior member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization .


  20. Palestinian democracy in doldrums after years under Mahmoud AbbasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | BBC News

    A young woman - who does not wear an Islamic headscarf - caused a stir on social media when she declared that Hamas was "best to protect students' rights". But there was shock when the Islamist movement, which controls the Gaza Strip, went on to win the elections at Birzeit University last month.