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  1. Letter: Palestinian state still viableRead the original story

    27 min ago | Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council

    Robin Margo appears to be relying on the claims of far-left Israeli organisations for his frankly disingenuous letter falsely alleging Jamie Hyams was wrong about Israeli settlements not expanding geographically. Here are the facts.

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  2. Letter: Palestinian intransigenceRead the original story

    27 min ago | Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council

    Your editorial "Eight-state solution floated" , noted the Palestinian Authority stated in 2008 it would not accept a mini-state of cantons. However, that comment misrepresented what was being discussed.

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  3. Restarting the U.S.-Israel relationship depends on Palestinians tooRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jewish Journal

    As someone who was critical of several steps by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during the campaign leading up to his reelection, particularly his decision to address Congress and his statement seeming to reject a Palestinian state, I am even more troubled by statements now coming out of the White House calling for a reassessment of policy toward Israel, including a reconsideration of the historic American veto in the UN Security Council. Let me be clear: I wish Mr. Netanyahu would do more to solidify relations with Israel's ally in America and to stand up to those in Israel who seek to make impossible a Palestinian state.

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  4. Border Police extremely close when they shot the US activistRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    New testimony at final hearing in Tristan Anderson's trial indicates Border Police were extremely close when they shot the US activist in the head 25 March was the final court date in the case of wounded activist Tristan Anderson against the Israeli military, a civil trial that has extended over the last four months in an attempt by Anderson's family to compel the Israeli state to pay for his long-term care.

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  5. Palestinian PM says Gaza visit to boost reconciliation, unityRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Palestinian unity government Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah is seen during his visit at "Atfaluna" Society for Deaf Children in Gaza City, on March. 26, 2015.

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  6. 2014 'devastating' year for Palestinians, says UN reportRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Nation

    Amid continuing Israeli oppression and an ongoing blockade, 2014 was a traumatic year for millions of people living in the occupied Palestinian territory, a senior United Nations humanitarian official said today, as the Organization released its latest report on the situation on the ground. "Continued occupation undermines the ability of Palestinians to live normal lives," UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for the territory, James Rawley, said in conjunction with the release of the 2014 Annual Humanitarian Overview by the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs .

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  7. Dear Obama Get Over itRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    I was not going to write this article; more ink wasted on politics, I thought. But I don't want the media's false premises to go unchallenged.

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  8. 2014 "devastating" year for Palestinians -- UN reportRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    UNITED NATIONS , March 26 -- A new UN report released Thursday said that 2014 was a "devastating" year for the Palestinians as "continued occupation undermines the ability of Palestinians to live normal lives." The report, entitled Fragmented Lives, said that 1.8 million people in Gaza experienced an escalation in hostilities during the 2014 conflict between Gaza-based Palestinian militants and Israel i forces, resulting in more than 1,500 Palestinian civilian fatalities, including more than 550 children, and leaving some 100, 000 residents without a home.

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  9. 'Surface Tension' Explores Divided LandscapesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Northwestern University

    ... 'Surface Tension,' two geographies half a world apart, the U.S-Mexico borderland and the Occupied Palestinian Territories are seen in parallel with present day Berlin," Warpinski says. "Through these photographs I probe varying aspects of power and ...

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  10. Hamas guilty of war crimes in Gaza clash, Amnesty Internat'l chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    A horrific missile attack that killed 11 children in Gaza during last summer's war between Israel and Hamas, for which Israel was broadly condemned at the time, was actually caused by a Palestinian missile misfiring and killing its own people, Amnesty International charged in a report released Thursday. "In the deadliest incident believed to have been caused by a Palestinian armed group during the conflict, 13 Palestinian civilians - 11 of them children - were killed when a projectile exploded next to a supermarket in the crowded al-Shati refugee camp in Gaza on 28 July 2014, the first day of Eid al-Fitr," Amnesty's report said.

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  11. Richard North Patterson: Pursue a stable peace while keeping Israel safeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boston.com

    The only antidote is a dispassionate and rigorous re-examination of what America's support for Israel should mean. This watershed moment is the direct result of the decision by Netanyahu and the Republican Party to politicize the US-Israeli relationship and, by extension, the existential questions confronting Israel itself.

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  12. Likuda s Victory Is Israela s DefeatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Perspective

    ... they will initiate Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israeli products made in the Palestinian territories. Furthermore, many European countries will follow Sweden and recognize the Palestinian state, labeling Israel as an occupying ...

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  13. Reassessing the Two State SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Obama has ominously threatened to "reassess" the 2-State Solution and the Israel-US relationship in light of PM Netanyahu's last-minute measured, reasonable election statements regarding the 2-state solution that "Anyone who is going to establish a Palestinian state, anyone who is going to evacuate territories today, is simply giving a base for attacks to the radical Islam against Israel. This is the true reality that was created here in the last few years."

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  14. Rethinking Israel's Position on the Palestinian AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Ever since Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's stunning, decisive victory in Israel's elections, the Obama Administration has been issuing warnings that it is reassessing its previous support for Israel in the international community. Bitterly disappointed at the outcome of the election, President Obama and his spokespeople claim that their reassessment is the result of Netanyahu's statements on the eve of the election that apparently repudiated his previous support for the two-state solution.

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  15. Allentown Jewish & Israeli Film festival features recent Oscar winner, 'Ida'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    This year's Oscar winner for Best Foreign Language Film, "Ida" is as austere and involving as an early Ingmar Bergman masterpiece. Directed by Pawel Pawlikowski , the stunningly photographed, black-and-white drama centers on a young Polish nun in the early 1960s who, on the eve of taking her vows, discovers from an estranged aunt , that she is a Jew.

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  16. UN Mideast envoy calls on Security Council for Israel actionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    The U.N.'s top Mideast envoy challenged the Security Council on Thursday to lead the way to resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, suggesting it should present a framework for negotiations that "may be the only way to preserve the goal of a two-state solution." Robert Serry , in his final briefing to the council, also sharply criticized Israel's illegal building of settlements in Palestinian territories, saying it "may kill the very possibility of reaching peace on the paradigm of two states for two peoples."

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  17. IDF passes reform to W. Bank laws dealing with PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    The IDF late Wednesday announced it has passed the largest legal reform in years to its West Bank laws dealing with crimes committed by Palestinians. The head of the military's Central Command has the power to issue and amend laws in Judea and Samaria as long as the IDF maintains control of the area, and has amended laws from time to time based on the advice of the IDF legal division and the Justice Ministry.

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  18. A way to mend U.S.-Israeli fencesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    On Wednesday night, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin entrusted the victorious Benjamin Netanyahu with the task of forming the next government of Israel. With the Israeli public still licking the wounds of an acrimonious election campaign, Rivlin expressed his hope that as the next prime minister, Netanyahu will work to "mend fences" in Israeli society.

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  19. 2014 deadliest year in the conflict since '67, UN saysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    A Palestinian man walks past graffiti showing a masked protester throwing a flower bouquet, on November 21, 2014, in Gaza City An United Nations humanitarian report released on Thursday said that 2014 had the highest civilian death toll among Palestinians since 1967, while calling on Palestinian groups to refrain from firing rockets at Israel, and lamenting a "crisis of accountability" on both sides of the conflict. The annual United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs report on the Palestinian territories aims to provide "a comprehensive overview of the underlying causes or drivers of the humanitarian situation" in the Palestinian territories.

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  20. Palestinian says he was forced to give soldier a rideRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    A Palestinian man claimed to have crashed his own car after an armed Israeli soldier forced him to give him a ride to a settlement in the West Bank on Thursday. According to the 19-year-old resident of the Palestinian village of Madame, the soldier signaled him to stop as he was leaving his chicken coops near Road 60 in the Northern West Bank, believing the soldier was conducting a routine inspection, Israeli news site Ynet reported Thursday.

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