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Israel-Palestine

Palestinian hunger strike

850 prisoners enter sixth week of hunger strike

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Call

The Palestinian Solidarity Campaign is sending a new legal opinion on the British government’s antisemitism definition to every public body in the UK.

Living

On 27 March, two 19-year-old Israeli women, Tamar Zeevi and Tamar Alon, reported to Tel Hashomer army base and once again refused compulsory military service – because of their opposition to Israel

Talking

On 19 May, 200 Palestinian and 200 Israeli women held ‘Grassroots Peace Negotiations’ in downtown Tel Aviv, Israel.

Walking

On 7 April, scores of Palestinian and Israeli activists held a ‘Stop Annexing the Jordan Valley’ Freedom March organised by Combatants for Peace (CfP).

Llandudno Holocaust Memorial Day ‘hijack’

Zionist exploitation of event condemned by local council

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Israel persecutes ‘Palestinian Gandhis’

'Deluge' of charges brought against leading nonviolent activists

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Sisters of mercy

Women vow to continue sailing to Gaza after ship seized

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Diamonds in the mine

On 11 November, Palestinian administrative detainees, Ahmad Abu Fara (29) and Anas Shadid (19) reached the fiftieth day of their hunger strikes to demand freedom from imprisonment without charge or

All along the watchtower

Martin S Gilbert, Ulverston

ImageZionism shows how a