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Jon Queally, staff writer
Nearly 150 legal scholars and experts on international humanitarian law have signed a joint resolution calling for an immediate end to the "collective punishment" of the Palestinian people living in Gaza who have now faced more than three weeks of bombardment by Israeli military forces under the guise of "self defense." The resolution—made public...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
One day after the U.S. government accused Russia of betraying a signature...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The death toll in the Gaza Strip has now passed 1,200 people since Israel began...

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Seeking to make real each grievous Gazan death among the staggering numbers, a new website, Humanize Palestine, serves as an online memorial, posting not just names and numbers but images and short biographies of each victim under the heading "In Memory." Its creators say their goal is both to bring together the Palestinian community in mourning, and to help others better understand "who Palestinians are. This is how they lived. This is how their lives were ended."

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