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  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Thousands rally in Britain and France to denounce Israeli attacks on Gaza

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:35am by AFP

    ... protesters defying a ban in Paris clashed with riot police blocking their march. The London rally organisers said they expected a turnout of up to 20,000 on the march from Prime Minister David ... the United States embassy issued a statement "strongly encouraging" its citizens to steer clear of the protests, saying "spontaneous clashes or eruptions of violence cannot be ruled ...

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    China sends mediator to Israel and Palestine for talks on Gaza ceasefire

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 10:36pm by KEIRA HUANG, Keith Zhai and AFP

    ... Strip Palestinian health minister Jawad Awad cancelled a trip to Gaza City's Shifa hospital after being confronted by angry protesters as he arrived from Egypt, officials said. Witnesses said shoes and eggs were thrown at Awad's car as he entered Gaza through the Rafah border crossing. Officials said he left the Palestinian territory shortly afterwards. Protesters also ...

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    Palestinian teen burned alive, initial autopsy reports show

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 06:09am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Ramallah Palestinian teen burned alive, autopsy shows A Palestinian teenager whose abduction and murder set off violent protests was burned alive, according to initial autopsy reports, as clashes over the incident spread yesterday from east Jerusalem to Arab Israeli towns. Mohammed Abu Khder, 16, was abducted from his Shuafat neighbourhood in occupied ...

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    Jews' arrests for killing Palestinian boy forces Israelis to confront extremism

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 08:56pm by AP

    ... Khdeir, and performed a re-enactment of the crime," the source said. Israel's action could help defuse a dangerous swelling of Palestinian anger, with violent protests in East Jerusalem ...

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    Israel blames three teens' abductions on Hamas militants

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:21am by Reuters

    ... protesting against detention without trial. More than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners were freed in 2011 in exchange for the release of Gilad Shalit, an Israeli soldier held captive in the Gaza Strip ...

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    Release of Palestinians in peace deal raises anger and protests in Israel

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 09:49pm by AFP

    ... whose uncle was killed by Palestinians, protested against the imminent release of Palestinian prisoners. "I feel my uncle is being killed for a second time, and this time by my government," Tamam, 25, said, explaining she was there to "protest at the release of Palestinian terrorists". Her uncle, soldier Moshe Tamam, 19, was on leave when he was abducted, tortured ...

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    Video of Palestinians being shot renews charges of Israel using excessive force

    Posted May 21st 2014, 09:12pm by AP

    ... Palestinians marked the anniversary of their uprooting in the war over Israel's 1948 creation by holding marches and protests in the West Bank and Gaza. Starting around midday, several dozen ...

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    Israel demands end to protests in West Bank

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jerusalem Palestinian's jail death sparks West Bank riots Israel yesterday demanded the Palestinian Authority stem a surge of anti-Israeli protests ahead of US ... and a hunger strike by four inmates have fuelled tensions in the West Bank, where stone-throwing protesters clashed again with Israeli soldiers yesterday. A statement from the office of Palestinian ...

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    Saudi clerics protest at renewed efforts to permit women drivers

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:09pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Riyadh Clerics out to put brake on Saudi women drivers About 150 clerics and religious scholars have held a protest outside the Saudi king's palace against renewed efforts by women seeking the right to drive, highlighting the struggle faced by reformers in the kingdom. Some of the senior religious leaders who protested outside the palace in the Red Sea port ...

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    Israel detains 5 women in Western Wall prayer protest

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 05:19pm by IReuters in Jerusalem

    ... Reuters in Jerusalem Israeli police detained five women activists on Thursday at the Western Wall, one of Judaism’s most sacred sites, for wearing prayer shawls, which Orthodox tradition sees as solely for men, a spokesman said. The incident occurred duri ...




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