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The Battle for Palestine — Part Three 25.10.2014 ConsortiumNews.com
The Battle for Palestine — Part Three
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Israeli soldiers fatally shoot Palestinian teenager in West Bank 25.10.2014 LA Times: Top News
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Sayeeda Warsi: Tories will lose if they focus only on Europe and immigration 24.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Lady Warsi claims that while contending with Ukip is necessary, a lurch to the right by David Cameron would spell defeat

The Conservatives will lose the next election if David Cameron lurches to the right and talks only about Europe and immigration, the former party chair Sayeeda Warsi has warned.

Lady Warsi said that while it was necessary to contend with the rise of Ukip, concentrating on the two issues would result in returning to a focus on policies that had previously led to defeat.

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The Battle for Palestine — Part Two 24.10.2014 ConsortiumNews.com
The Battle for Palestine — Part Two
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The Battle for Palestine 24.10.2014 ConsortiumNews.com
The Battle for Palestine
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Turning Fear Into Power: An Interview With Unarmed Peacekeeper Linda Sartor 23.10.2014 Truthout.com
Linda Sartor standing on a Soviet tank outside of Kabul, Afghanistan. (Photo: Peggy Gish / WNV)Linda Sartor is not afraid to die. Dedicated to nonviolence, she spent 10 years after September 11, 2001 traveling to conflict zones throughout the world as an unarmed peacekeeper, with roles ranging from protective accompaniment to direct interpositioning between parties when tensions were running high. She documents her work across the world — in Israel/Palestine, Iraq, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Iran and most recently Bahrain — in her new book,  Turning Fear into Power: One Woman’s Journey Confronting the War on Terror . Inwardly quiet and exceedingly humble (she chose to sleep outside for eight years of her adult life), her courage and conviction are not only refreshing, they’re infectious. I recently had the privilege of spending a day with her to discuss her travels and the ways in which they have changed her as an individual, as well as her relationship to nonviolent action. Is there a nonviolent response ...
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Noam Chomsky at United Nations: It Would Be Nice if the United States Lived up to International Law 23.10.2014 Truthout.com
After world-renowned scholar Noam Chomsky gave a major address on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in the hall of the United Nations General Assembly last week, Amy Goodman interviewed the world-renowned linguist and dissident before an audience of 800 people. Chomsky spoke at an event sponsored by the United Nations Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People. “One important action that the United States could take is to live up to its own laws. Of course it would be nice if it lived up to international law, but maybe that’s too much to ask,” Chomsky said. TRANSCRIPT: AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman, as we return to MIT professor Noam Chomsky, world-renowned political dissident, linguist and author. Last week, he spoke before over 800 people in the hall of the United Nations General Assembly, before ambassadors and the public alike, on the issue of Israel and Palestine. After his speech, I conducted a ...
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Palestinian kills baby at Jerusalem station 23.10.2014 Hindu: Home
A Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a three-month-old baby girl and wounding eight people...
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Israel's Defense Minister: Mideast Borders 'Absolutely' Will Change 23.10.2014 NPR News
The blunt-talking Moshe Ya'alon says that Syria, Iraq and Libya have all been shattered by fighting in recent years and that the future map of the Middle East will look very different.
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Bedouin Israeli doctor mysteriously turns jihadi 22.10.2014 AP Top News
HURA, Israel (AP) -- He was a quiet whiz kid at the top of his class in Israel, who overcame tough odds in this minority Arab village to become a star medical student and hospital intern....
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Death of promising doctor who mysteriously turned jihadi shocks Israel 22.10.2014 Star Tribune: World
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China urges Israel to create conditions for peace 22.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
United Nations, Oct 22 : Chinese government has called on Israel to create necessary conditions for the resumption of peace talks with Palestine.
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Palestine, Israel urged at UN to halt unilateral initiatives 22.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
United Nations, Oct 22 : UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon Tuesday called on Palestine and Israel to overcome differences and halt unilateral initiatives that fuel mistrust, so as to pursue long-term stability in the region.
Photo highlights of the day 21.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

The Guardians picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including Hurricane Gonzalo, Suruc, tea with the Duchess, and an alligator whisperer in Louisiana

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Eyewitness: Gaza 21.10.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
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Palestinian boy shot dead by Israeli troops 17.10.2014 Hindu: Home
Palestinian police say a 13-year-old Palestinian boy has been shot dead by Israeli soldiers during a clash in the West Bank.They say the soldiers opened fire after demonstrators threw stone...
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Israel police clash with Palestinians in Jerusalem 15.10.2014 Hindu: International
Israeli police in riot gear have fired stun grenades to break up a group of Palestinians throwing rocks near sensitive holy sites in Jerusalem’s old city ahead of a Jewish festival. Spokesm...
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Militias rule the day in strife-torn Middle East 14.10.2014 AP Top News
Embattled governments in Iraq and Syria have come to rely on Shiite militias as their armies have crumbled in the face of mostly Sunni insurgents and rebels. In Libya, various armed groups loosely allied with two rival governments have fought over bullet-riddled airports. Shiite rebels in Yemen have swept down from the north, capturing the capital and, on Tuesday, a key port city....
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Touring Gaza destruction, U.N. chief implores Israel, Hamas to avoid another war 14.10.2014 Washington Post: World
JABALIYAH, Gaza Strip — The first truckload of cement to rebuild the Gaza Strip arrived Tuesday as U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon toured bombed-out neighborhoods nearly two months after the end of a punishing ...
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Ban Ki-moon: Gaza is a source of shame to the international community 14.10.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
UN chief visits under tight security to view the destruction of the 50-day conflict and to demand justice for shelling of UN facilities Continue reading...
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