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Israel to Explain to US About Ban on Palestinian Rights Groups

Israel is sending its envoy to Washington amid deepening rifts with US President Joe Biden’s administration over the ban on six Palestinian human rights groups, a State Department official said Tuesday. Israel last week declared the leading Palestinian human rights groups as terrorist organizations, sparking international criticism. The United States, …

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Israeli Soldier Kills Palestinian Firebomb Thrower

The Israeli military announced Thursday that its soldiers had shot dead a Palestinian who threw firebombs at cars on a major highway in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The military statement also said that Israeli soldiers opened fire on two suspects who were seen throwing firebombs near Beit Jala, a Palestinian …

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Palestinian Car Attack Injures Paramilitary Police

A Palestinian rammed his car into a major checkpoint north of Jerusalem overnight, injuring a member of the Israeli paramilitary Border Police, Israeli police said Thursday. They said security guards opened fire on the vehicle causing it to hit a wall. The suspect, a 22-year-old Palestinian man from the West …

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Palestinian Women Learn Hebrew

EAST JERUSALEM – Jerusalem has a population of diverse ethnic backgrounds. More than a third of the population are Palestinians living in East Jerusalem. Most of them are permanent residents, not citizens, and their mother tongue is Arabic, not Hebrew. But many women in East Jerusalem expressed interest in learning …

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