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3 hrs ago | Channel3000

UK slams Israel's West Bank expropriation

Britain has urged Israel to reverse its move to claim almost 1,000 acres of land in the Palestinian West Bank, saying it deplores the "ill-judged decision."

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6 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

Shooting at Miles College under investigation

The family of Gil Collar, the University of South Alabama student who was shot and killed on campus in October of 2012, are picking up the pieces after losing their home in a house fire.

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10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Bennett: Building is Zionist answer to murder of 3 Israeli teens

Bayit Yehudi leader visits Gush Etzion yeshiva at which slain Israeli teens Naftali Fraenkel and Gil-Ad Shaer studied; says decision to appropriate 4,000 Gush Etzion dunams is display of Zionism.

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14 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Kerry said trying to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry talks to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on July 25, 2014, from his hotel room in the Egyptian capital, Cairo Palestinian sources claimed US Secretary of State John Kerry and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had spoken on the phone about the possibility of restarting Israeli-Palestinian peace talks alongside a ... (more)

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Ma'an News Agency

Israeli forces bar Palestinian women from Aqsa compound

Israeli forces on Sunday morning denied Muslim women entry into al-Aqsa Mosque compound while allowing Israeli Jews entry.

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Detroit Free Press

Palestinian supporters in Detroit urge end to U.S. aid to Israel

The White Sox took a 5-0 lead after two innings, aided by three errors and another misplay by J.D. Demonstrators march through downtown Detroit Sunday afternoon in support of Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Cabinet Approves Funding for Gaza Belt

The Cabinet, at its weekly meeting Sunday in the Hof Ashkelon Regional Council area, approved a 1.3 billion shekel five-year plan for the economic, social and communal development of Sderot and the communities in the area adjacent to the Gaza Strip.

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Press-Telegram

Israel calls on region to rebuild, disarm Gaza

JERUSALEM >> Israel and several Arab countries should work together to rebuild the Gaza Strip while disarming Hamas militants who rule the territory, Israel's finance minister said Sunday.

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Canada.com

Israeli assault that killed 190 in Gaza over feared capture of soldier raises war crimes claim

RAFAH, Gaza Strip - The first of August dawned as a day of promise for the Mahmoum clan and thousands of other Palestinians stuck in United Nations shelters in Rafah - thanks to a temporary cease-fire with Israel they could go home for three days.

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The Daily Beast

Israel Appropriates West Bank Land for Possible Settlement Use

Israel announced on Sunday a land appropriation in the occupied West Bank that an anti-settlement group termed the biggest in 30 years and a Palestinian official said would cause only more friction after the Gaza war.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Israeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claim

In this Aug. 2, 2014 file photo, Palestinians look for their belongings after houses were destroyed in Israeli strikes in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip.

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Wiltshire Times

Bradford on Avon Friends of Palestine

Nicola Juha-Moussalam shows Duncan Hames his one month permit which enabled him to visit Jerusalem, five miles from Bethlehem, last Easter Iford Mill was the idyllic setting when 60 people came to hear the experiences of the daily life of Nicola Juha- Moussalam, a 26-year-old Christian Palestinian lawyer from Bethlehem.

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Ma'an News Agency

Israeli forces detain teenage Palestinian in Burin amid tensions

Israeli forces stormed the northern West Bank village of Burin south of Nablus before dawn on Sunday and detained a Palestinian teenager.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Independent.ie

Ogle flies flag for Palestinian-supporting soccer fans

Working as an analyst on RTE's Monday Night Soccer programme, Sunday Independent columnist Sadlier launched a scathing attack on a rump of Dundalk fans who ignored pleas from club officials not to fly the Palestinian flag during the club's Europa Cup defeat to Hajduk Split, after the club had been warned by officials from European soccer's ... (more)

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Global Voices Online

Between Bombs and Rebuilding in Gaza, Palestinian Activists are Fighting for the Environment

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Defense/SecurityNearly 600 Terror Suspects Arrested in August

Israeli security forces detained 597 terror suspects in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem in August, raising the number of terrorists and suspected terrorists in Israeli prisons to more than 7,000, the Palestinian Prisoners Club said.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Gulf meeting ends without clear end to Qatar spat

A high-level meeting of Gulf foreign ministers has ended without a clear end to a monthslong diplomatic spat with Qatar, but some envoys are signaling that progress has been made.

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NBC12

Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel.

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Jerusalem Post

Palestinian who threatened IDF officer ordered by court to stay in police custody

The Petah Tikva Magistrate's Court extended remand of Zuhib Zahde, 32, who opened a Facebook page titled "Hebron Intifada."

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Juan Cole

Could a Palestinian Boycott Pinch Israeli Economy?

In the last two months, Palestinians across the West Bank have begun heeding calls to boycott Israeli goods in increasing numbers as popular campaigns have taken to the street to promote the campaign.

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