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A market in the Shujaiya district of Gaza City was attacked by Israel yesterday; at least 17 people were killed. (Ashraf Amra / APA images) Views
Israel Uses Palestinians as Human Shields but US Lawmakers Condemn Hamas
Both houses of the US Congress are considering passing a resolution that condemns Hamas for using human shields despite not having any evidence to prove Hamas is employing this tactic. Over the last 22 days, the Israeli army has deliberately bombed family homes, UN shelters, schools, places of...
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Violating International Law in Gaza
As Israel's assault claims the lives of hundreds of Palestinian children, there's no doubt that it's a form of collective punishment.
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Humans Driving Planet's New Mass Extinction, Say Scientists
New study finds human-made climate change and habitat loss largely responsible for likely die-off of terrestrial species
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'There Will Be No Water' by 2040? Researchers Urge Global Energy Paradigm Shift
Reports: World Faces 'Insurmountable' Water Shortage
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Collective Punishment in Gaza
Three days after the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched the current war in Gaza, he held a press conference in Tel Aviv during which he said, in Hebrew, according to the Times of Israel, “I think the Israeli people understand now what I always say: that there cannot be a situation,...
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New Russia Sanctions: Washington, Delusional About US Energy Capacity, Lashes Out
The New York Times reports that “The United States and Europe kicked off a joint effort on Tuesday intended to curb Russia’s long-term ability to develop new oil resources.” The new sanctions would deny Russia access to western technology needed to access polar oil and deepwater oil, as well as...
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With Possible 'Major Public Health Impact,' Malaria Vaccine Advances
Research publication on effectiveness of new vaccine follows announcement by pharmaceutical corporation GlaxoSmithKline that it is applying for first ever approval of anti-malaria vaccine on EU markets.
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Wikileaks Defies Australian Court's 'Blanket Censorship Order' by Publishing It
Founder Julian Assange says unprecedented government gag order is 'blindfolding the Australian public'
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Ticking Diplomatic Clock a Cover for Israeli Assaults on Gaza
U.S. military, financial, and veto power at the Security Council controls what can be done, even in such extreme moments of carnage.
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'World Stands Disgraced' as Israel Bombs Another UN-Designated Shelter in Gaza
An intensified Israeli bombardment promises no place to hide for Palestinians living in walled-off enclave as even refugee centers are repeatedly hit
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