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Israeli settlers: Patriots or invaders?

A UN report says Israeli settlements violate human rights and could be prosecuted as war crimes, but many Israeli settlers consider themselves patriots. So what hope is there for peace in the Middle East?In a country where settlers are now one of the biggest and strongest political movements, Dani Dayan, a Netanyahu advisor and the outgoing chairman of the Yesha (Settlers) Council, says there is no two-state solution to the conflict and that he is happy with the status quo.Dayan has been a major in the Israeli army, a successful IT entrepreneur, and a University lecturer. Continue reading ‘Israeli settlers: Patriots or invaders?’

Wailing for war at the Western Wall

On July 24th, 2014, during Operation Protective Edge, Israelis held a prayer vigil for the well-being of their soldiers in Gaza. How young Israeli Jews view Palestinians in general: they want them to die or leave the country. These Israeli youths will serve in the military in few years and will be sent to the West Bank or Gaza.

Norman Finkelstein on Gaza conflict, Hamas goals and Iron Dome myth

A brilliant overview of the latest wave of Israeli violence against Palestine. For those wanting a basic understanding of why Israel attacked Palestine, offered a ceasefire and had a ground invasion should watch this interview with Dr. Norman Finkelstein. Finkelstein, who has extensively studied and written about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict for over three decades, explains the reason behind this offensive and what the end game will be for Gaza. In addition to this analysis, he answers questions about Hamas’ rockets and tunnels as well as Israel’s Iron Dome. We take a look at how these components came together resulting in the deadliest attack in Gaza.

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“Brave” Israeli forces attack women and children in Jerusalem

Video of Israeli occupation forces attacking civilians near Al-Quds. They showed the women no sympathy and fired tear gas to disperse them from approaching one of the entrances to the Al-Aqsa Mosque.

ATP cancels tournament in Israel amid Gaza conflict

Boycotts, Divestments and Sanctions has begun all over the world. ATP tour in Israel cancelled due to the Israeli aggression in Gaza. It will not be long before the rest of the world realise that this illegal Zionist entity is the cancer of the Middle East.

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ATP cancels tournament in Israel amid Gaza conflict
International tennis competition was set to be held September 15-21 and would have been first ATP tournament in Israel since 1996.

The ATP tour on Monday canceled the inaugural Israel Open that was set to be played next month in Tel Aviv because of security concerns “arising from the military conflict in the region.”

The tournament was set to be held September 15-21 and would have been the first ATP tournament held in Israel since 1996. Continue reading ‘ATP cancels tournament in Israel amid Gaza conflict’