The US President reportedly changed plans at the last minute, reportedly infuriating the Palestinian Authority by breaking with official protocol. Palestinians had been holding a protest outside the Church, the birthplace of Jesus Christ, in solidarity with the 1,500 prisoners currently on hunger strike in Israeli jails.

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The US President reportedly changed plans at the last minute reportedly infuriating

Donald Trump forced to change travel plans after Palestinians protest in Bethlehem

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A 12-year old Palestinian boy was detained by Israeli armed forces this afternoon in Hebron’s Bab al-Baladiyya military base. The boy’s much younger brother was seen crying in confusion, tugging on his mother’s leg as the 12-year old and his father were led into the compound.

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A 12year old Palestinian boy was detained by Israeli armed forces this

12-year old detained by Israeli army

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Grinrevere Marie
A 14-year old Palestinian boy has been detained in Hebron while riding his bike. The boy has reportedly been a target for soldiers, having been arrested 5 times so far.

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A 14year old Palestinian boy has been detained in Hebron while riding

14-year old detained in Hebron as tensions run high

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John Adams
Claudia Lindner
Clashes broke out yesterday in the centre of Hebron as a peaceful demonstration was met with heavy armed resistance from Israeli soldiers and border police.

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Clashes broke out yesterday in the centre of Hebron as a peaceful

Tensions run high in Hebron: Major clashes as hundreds demonstrate in solidarity with prisoners’ hunger strike

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Maggie Harrison
Thousands of Palestinians marched in the funeral of 23-year-old Muataz Bani Shamsa, hours after he was shot and killed by an Israeli Israeli settler during a solidarity march in the village of Huwwara, south of Nablus in the northern occupied West Bank.

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Thousands of Palestinians marched in the funeral of 23yearold Muataz Bani Shamsa

Thousands march in funeral of Palestinian slain by Israeli settler

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Ten Palestinians, including several children, were injured Thursday evening after a Palestinian man lost control of his locally-made weapon during a march in the northern occupied West Bank city of Tulkarem, that was launched in solidarity with hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners.

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Ten Palestinians including several children were injured Thursday evening after

10 Palestinians injured as man loses control of his weapon at Tulkarem solidarity march

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Clashes erupted between dozens of Palestinian youth and armed Israeli soldiers Thursday evening near the Qalandiya military checkpoint in the central occupied West Bank district of Ramallah.

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Clashes erupted between dozens of Palestinian youth and armed Israeli soldiers Thursday

Clashes at Qalandiya checkpoint as protesters express outrage over slain Palestinian

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Last Friday, the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO) voted to endorse a statement that embraces the entire slate of demands in the Palestinian call for boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS).

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Last Friday the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions LO voted to endorse

Defying leaders, Norway trade unionists endorse Israel boycott

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Hiba Belhadj
The clubs are part of the Israeli Football Association (IFA) and participate in its league system, but play on land that falls under the Palestinian Football Association (PFA).

This violates FIFA’s statutes according to which no football association can play on another’s territory without its consent. Yet FIFA is not only tolerating the continued breach of its rules, but also seems to be...
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The clubs are part of the Israeli Football Association IFA and participate

FIFA has three options to deal with Israeli settlement clubs. Only one is legitimate.

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Roger Brunfaut
Kelvin Bland
On Friday, 19 May, Palestinian prisoners entered their 33rd day of the collective hunger strike launched by 1500 Palestinian prisoners – out of a total of over 6300 Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli jails – on 17 April 2017, Palestinian Prisoners’ Day. The strikers are demanding basic human rights, including an end to the denial of family visits, proper medical care and treatment,...
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On Friday 19 May Palestinian prisoners entered their 33rd day of the

33 Days of Hunger Strike: Mass transfers of prisoners as colonial settler murders Palestinian protester

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Nasrin Wolf
Following a deadly shooting carried out by an Israeli settler near the Huwwara village in the occupied West Bank district of Nablus, an Israeli settler distributed candy to passing Israeli vehicles south of Nablus on Thursday in celebration of the settler killing a 23-year-old Palestinian earlier in the day.

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Following a deadly shooting carried out by an Israeli settler near the

VIDEO: Israeli settler passes out candy to celebrate killing of Palestinian in Nablus

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Gordon Grant
Rita Allison
As Palestinian prisoners enter their second month of a hunger strike launched by 1500 prisoners – out of 6300 Palestinians held in Israeli jails – for their basic human rights, it is urgent that the organizations and institutions of the world with a responsibility to uphold human rights and protect people living under occupation, colonialism and incarceration end their silence and complicity....
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As Palestinian prisoners enter their second month of a hunger strike launched

Emergency Call to Action: Hold the ICRC Accountable, Demand Action for Hunger Striking Palestinian Prisoners

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Israeli forces suppressed at least two solidarity demonstrations on Wednesday in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem in support of the some 1,300 Palestinian prisoners currently on hunger strike in Israeli custody, as one Palestinian was injured with a live bullet and tens of others suffered from tear gas inhalation.

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Israeli forces suppressed at least two solidarity demonstrations on Wednesday in the

Israeli forces suppress solidarity events in West Bank, East Jerusalem

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Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network is honored to republish the statement below, from Filipino political prisoners held in one of the most restrictive prisons in the Philippines, Camp Bagong Diwa. These prisoners of the national democratic movement in the Philippines are expressing their solidarity behind bars to the over 1500 Palestinian political prisoners – among a total of...
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Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network is honored to republish the sta

Solidarity Message of Filipino Political Prisoners to the Palestinian Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike

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Israeli authorities released a Palestinian merchant on Wednesday after 10 months of detention after he was detained by Israeli forces at the Erez crossing between the besieged Gaza Strip and Israel, according to the Palestinian liaison.

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Israeli authorities released a Palestinian merchant on Wednesday after 10 months of

Israel releases Gaza merchant after 10 months of detention

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Israeli forces injured a Palestinian with live fire and wounded several others with rubber-coated steel bullets after clashes erupted between Palestinians and Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank districts of Ramallah and Qalqiliya on Thursday.

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Israeli forces injured a Palestinian with live fire and wounded several others

Israeli forces injure Palestinian with live fire during Ramallah-area clashes

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“Israel’s use of administrative detention is not in compliance with the extremely limited circumstances in which it is allowed under international humanitarian law, and deprives detainees of basic legal safeguards guaranteed by international human rights law,” he explained. Around 500 Palestinian detainees are believed to be in administrative detention, the UN expert pointed out.

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Israels use of administrative detention is not in compliance with the extremely

Israel’s treatment of Palestinian prisoners ‘could amount to torture’

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The Party of the European Left participated in the conference organized by Palestinian parties "The palestinian issue, 70 years on Al-Nakbah - 100 years on Balfour Declaration"

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The Party of the European Left participated in the conference organized by

EL Delegation to Ramallah - Conference on Nakbah | European LEFT

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#BREAKING Israeli settlers shot and killed a 23-year-old Palestinian and injured another in the village of Huwwara in the northern occupied West Bank district of Nablus on Thursday after settlers opened live ammunition on Palestinians during a march held in solidarity with hunger strikers.

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BREAKING Israeli settlers shot and killed a 23yearold Palestinian and injured another

Israeli settlers kill Palestinian after opening fire on solidarity march in Nablus

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Arlene Lundquest
Meena Kasargod
The tallest man in Ramallah offered to give us a tour of his cage. We would not even have to leave our table at Rukab’s Ice Cream, on Rukab Street; all he needed to do was reach into his pocket.

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The tallest man in Ramallah offered to give us a tour of

The Tallest Man in Ramallah

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