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Israel sets record for killing Palestinian kids in 2016

A new report says 2016 saw the highest number of Palestinian children killed by Israeli troops over the past decade, warning that Tel Aviv is not being held accountable for its lethal attacks. The report by Defense for Children International (DCI), a Geneva-based NGO focusing on children’s rights, noted that …

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Israel sentences UN employee to jail over alleged aid to Hamas

JERUSALEM: The Israeli regime has sentenced a Palestinian UN worker to seven months in prison for his alleged assistance to the Gaza-based Palestinian resistance movement, Hamas. Lea Tsemel, the lawyer representing Waheed Borsh, said on Wednesday that her client was convicted of “rendering services to an illegal organization without intention.” …

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Israel hiring 6,000 Chinese construction workers

TEL AVIV: (Web Desk)  Beijing and Tel Aviv have agreed on the dispatch of thousands of Chinese construction workers to Israel in an attempt to alleviate the regime’s “housing crisis.” According to a joint statement released by Israel’s finance and interior ministries on Wednesday, based on the deal, expected to …

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More than 9900 Palestinians Arrested since Start of Al-Quds Intifada

JERUSALEM: Israeli forces have arrested 9920 Palestinians since the “Jerusalem (Al-Quds) Intifada” until the end of this year, media reports said on Wednesday. Alalam Palestine Head of Studies and Documentation Unit at the Palestinian Commission of Detainees and Ex-detainees Abdul Nasser Farwaneh announced in a press statement that among the …

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Israel’s AG orders criminal probe against PM Netanyahu: report

JERUSALEM:  Israel’s Attorney General has ordered police to open a criminal investigation in two unspecified matters involving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s Channel 10 television said on Wednesday. When asked, a Justice Ministry spokeswoman declined to respond to the report. Netanyahu has in the past denied wrongdoing in the purchase …

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Netanyahu to be questioned in two separate criminal probes – report

JERUSALEM: (Web Desk) Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit has ordered a full criminal probe into PM Benjamin Netanyahu over two separate cases involving bribery and fraud, local media say. One of the cases is reported to be newly-emerged. The prime minister is expected to be called in by police for …

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Israel Defiantly Set to Approve Thousands More Illegal Settlement Units

JERUSALEM: (Web Desk) Israel illegally occupies historic Palestine, stealing its land for exclusive Jewish development, a clear example of racist state rule, defying the rule of law. On Christmas day, the Israel Hayom broadsheet said “(t)he Jerusalem District Zoning Committee is scheduled to approve the construction of 5,600 housing units …

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UN demands end to Israeli settlements after US abstains

NEW YORK: (Web Desk) The UN Security Council on Friday demanded that Israel halt its settlement activities in Palestinian territory, in a resolution adopted after the United States refrained from vetoing the measure condemning its closest Middle East ally. In a rare step, the United States instead abstained, allowing the …

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