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Bloc of Muslim Nations Warns Trump Israel-Palestine Plan 'Destroys the Foundations of Peace'
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation emphasized that "peace and security in the Middle East region, as a strategic option, will only be achieved with the end of the Israeli occupation."
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Mahmoud Abbas, president of the Palestinian Authority, says the Trump administration's plan for Israel and Palestine is unacceptable. News
In Wake of Trump-Netanyahu Proposal, Palestinian Authority Cuts Ties With US
The move came days after the White House announced the deal, which allows Israel the right to continue settlements and annexation while leaving Palestinians with vague promises of statehood at an undetermined future date.
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While Washington paid lip service to ‘peace’, it supported the Israeli war machine, military occupation and settlement construction with billions of dollars. (Photo: Wiktor Szymanowicz / Barcroft Media via Getty Images) Views
The Book of Palestine: National Liberation vs Endless Negotiations
Washington’s complete adoption of Israel’s messianic, extremist policies regarding Occupied Palestine has been a long time in the making. And it is here to stay.
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Women chant slogans and gesture as they march with Palestinian flags during a demonstration in the Moroccan capital Rabat on June 23, 2019 against the US-led economic conference in Bahrain with its declared aim of achieving Palestinian prosperity. - The United States is set to co-chair a two-day conference in Bahrain from June 25, focusing on the economic aspects of President Donald Trump's Israeli-Palestinian peace plan. The Bahrain conference could see large-scale investment pledges for the Palestinian te News
Palestinians Dismiss Economic Portion of Kushner Plan as Dead-on-Arrival Failure
"Kushner can't tell us he cares about ending poverty for Palestinians while inflicting more poverty on them."
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The ongoing Great March of Return in Gaza is another daily example of the kind of unity the Palestinian people are striving for. (Photo: Screen shot / Twitter) Views
The Two Narratives of Palestine: The People Are United, the Factions Are Not
For us to claim that Palestinians are not united because Fatah and Hamas cannot find common ground is simply unjustified. National unity and political unity between factions are two different issues.
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As Netanyahu Heads for Reelection, Palestinians Decry Vote to 'Entrench and Expand Apartheid'
"Regrettably, Israelis overwhelmingly voted for candidates that are unequivocally committed to entrenching the status quo of oppression, occupation, annexation, and dispossession in Palestine."
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The signing of the Oslo Accords in Washington, DC, Sept. 13, 1993. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons.) Views
The Veiled Danger of the ‘Dead’ Oslo Accords
The fate of the Palestinian people is left to inept leaders, incapable of thinking outside the permissible space allocated to them by the Israelis and the Americans
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Years of relentless siege, interrupted by massive deadly Israeli wars, have propelled Gaza into a permanent humanitarian crisis. (Photo: Ma'an News Agency) Views
What Lies Beneath: The US-Israeli Plot to ‘Save’ Gaza
Whatever grand illusion is harbored by Washington and Tel Aviv at the moment, is almost entirely based on exploiting Palestinian divisions, for which the Palestinian leadership is to be wholly blamed
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US Cuts to UNRWA Point to the Dark Future Being Readied for the Palestinians
There is a deeper and darker agenda afoot than simply reviving failed negotiations or pandering to the Trump administration’s well-known antipathy towards international institutions.
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Three Myths About Gaza Dispelled
The lives of 119 Gazans have been lost and thousands more unalterably changed. We can't let the truth die with them.
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