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The Great Return March and the Women of Gaza: Why Palestine’s Feminists Are Fighting on Two Fronts 12.6.2018 Truthout.com
The Return March, which has just ended, was unique in recent history in Gaza for a number of reasons.

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In Gaza Strip protests, the anger has many targets 14.5.2018 L.A. Times - World News

As a child, Fahad would fashion kites from wood, plastic and paper to fly with his friends at the beach. It was a rare and joyful respite from the grinding poverty in refugee camps across the Gaza Strip.

Now he is applying his kite-building skills toward darker ends: to deliver bundles of flaming...

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Israel says 15 Hamas operatives arrested in West Bank raid 22.4.2018 Washington Post: World
The Israeli military says it has arrested 15 Hamas operatives in an overnight West Bank raid.
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‘Worthy’ and ‘Unworthy’ Victims 21.4.2018 ConsortiumNews.com
As the Friday demonstrations inside the border fence in Gaza picked up again today for the fourth week, Israeli security forces have already killed four more Palestinians, who in the eyes of the U.S. are “unworthy” victims, argues David William…Read more →
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9 Palestinians reported killed by Israeli fire as Gaza border protest builds 30.3.2018 L.A. Times - World News
Ahead of Palestinian protests, Israel's military said it doubled its standard troop level along the border, deploying snipers and special forces.
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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attacks Hamas, calls US ambassador ‘son of a dog’ 20.3.2018 World – The Indian Express
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Explosion strikes Palestinian PM's convoy in Gaza 13.3.2018 AP Top News
JABALIYA, Gaza Strip (AP) -- An explosion struck the convoy of the Palestinian prime minister Tuesday as he was making a rare visit to Gaza, in what his Fatah party called an assassination attempt it blamed on Gaza militants....
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Does Hamas have the courage to admit failure? 9.3.2018 Washington Post
Does Hamas have the courage to admit failure?
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Who is responsible for solving Gaza's massive electricity crisis? 5.2.2018 Washington Post
Who is responsible for solving Gaza's massive electricity crisis?
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Gaza Residents Fear Impact of US Cuts to UN Aid 23.1.2018 Truthout - All Articles
The Trump administration is withholding $65 million in aid to the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees and reneging on a pledge of $45 million in emergency food aid. This puts millions of Palestinian in peril, as many depend on the agency for access to food, medicine, education and jobs. Adham al-Ghora is among millions of Palestinians that depend on the UN Relief and Works Agency. (Photo: Fadi O. Al-Naji) This Truthout original was only possible because of our readers' ongoing support. Can you make a monthly donation to ensure we can publish more like it? Click here to give. Gaza -- Adham al-Ghora fears for his ill wife if President Trump does not reverse his deep cut in funding for the United Nations agency that supports Palestinian refugees. She suffers from diabetes and hypertension, and depends on the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) for her medicine. ''I can't imagine life without receiving aid from UNRWA. I'm not even able to afford taking her to ...
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Pence visits Western Wall amid tensions with Palestinians 23.1.2018 Washington Post: World
Extending his hand at the holiest site where Jews can pray, Vice President Mike Pence visited the Western Wall on Tuesday amid tensions with the Palestinians over President Donald Trump’s recent decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
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Pence defends Trump’s shift in Israeli policies 21.1.2018 Washington Post: World
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is defending President Donald Trump’s move to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel, a decision that has touched off uneasiness among Arab nations on his first tour of the region.
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Pence defends Trump's shift in Israeli policies 21.1.2018 AP Politics
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is defending President Donald Trump's move to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel, a decision that has touched off uneasiness among Arab nations on his first tour of the region....
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A year of Trump’s ‘America First’ agenda has radically changed the U.S. role in the world 20.1.2018 Washington Post: World
Across the globe, foreign officials and analysts say American clout has diminished.
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Israel turns the power back on to Gaza, increasing supply to about 6 hours daily 8.1.2018 Washington Post: World
In the months since the Palestinian Authority stopped paying for power, Gaza homes had been getting just 3 or 4 hours of electricity a day — not enough power for sewage treatment.
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More Days of Rage to Come, but at What Cost? 29.12.2017 Truthout - All Articles
Weekly protests are continuing in the occupied Palestinian territories, the Gaza Strip and the West Bank, in response to US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, with no sign of "surrender." Will such demonstrations be effective in provoking a backlash against the United States, or even in reversing Trump's decision? Some Palestinians in Gaza say the protests aren't worth the risk they pose. You'll never see a paywall at Truthout and we'll never artificially restrict your access to the news. Can you pitch in to help keep it that way? We rely on our readers to keep us online, so make a one-time or monthly donation today! Weekly protests are continuing in the occupied Palestinian territories, the Gaza Strip and the West Bank, in response to US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, with no sign of "surrender." The death toll has reached 12 -- with most occurring in the Gaza Strip, where a caustic pall from burning tires hangs perpetually in ...
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Pence's Middle East trip will now focus heavily on smoothing things over with Egypt 16.12.2017 Washington Post: Politics
United States' partnership with Egypt has been strained following President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move the U.S. Embassy there.
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Scrapping Pence-Abbas talks ‘counterproductive’: White House aide 8.12.2017 Hindu: News
Jibril Rajoub, a senior member of Mr. Abbas’s Fatah party, told AFP that Mr. Pence was “not welcome in Palestine” during his upcoming visit.
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Trump’s Scheme to Carve Up Palestine 8.12.2017 ConsortiumNews.com
President Trump’s big idea for Israeli-Palestinian peace was the “outside-in” plan in which Israel’s new Saudi allies would squeeze the Palestinians until they accepted a bogus “state,” as ex-CIA analyst Paul R. Pillar explains. By Paul R. Pillar Donald Trump…Read more →
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Protests flare on 'day of rage' by Palestinians after Trump's Jerusalem pronouncement 7.12.2017 L.A. Times - World News

Protests erupted throughout the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and cities across the Middle East on Thursday in what was dubbed a “day of rage” after President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Trump announced on Wednesday that he would “officially recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s...

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