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In photos: Gaza’s shattered families

The Electronic Intifada, 20 January 2015

Left: The al-Salam tower the day after it was hit, killing Ibrahim Kilani, his wife, and their five children. Four members of the Derbas family, Ibrahim’s in-laws, were also killed. Right: The German passports of Ibrahim Kilani and his children
Left: The al-Salam tower the day after it was hit, killing Ibrahim Kilani, his wife, and their five children. Four members of the Derbas family, Ibrahim’s in-laws, were also killed. Right: The German passports of Ibrahim Kilani and his children

Ibrahim Kilani, his wife, Taghrid, and their five young children all perished in a single Israeli airstrike on a Gaza City residential tower last summer.

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PALESTINA. Onu: record di demolizioni nel 2014

02 feb 2015

Secondo l’agenzia Ocha, lo scorso anno 1.177 palestinesi hanno perso la casa, distrutta dai bulldozer israeliani. Tel Aviv cerca di proteggersi dalle indagini dell’Aja.

Gerusalemme, 2 febbraio 2015, Nena News – Nel 2014 quasi 1.200 palestinesi sono rimasti senza un tetto sulla testa per la demolizione delle proprie case da parte dei bulldozer israeliani tra Gerusalemme Est e Cisgiordania. A dare i numeri di quella che i palestinesi considerano la punizione collettiva da parte di Tel Aviv, sono le Nazioni Unite: secondo l’agenzia dell’Onu Ocha, nell’anno appena trascorso le forze militari israeliane hanno distrutto le case di 969 palestinesi in Cisgiordania e di 208 a Gerusalemme Est, per un totale di 1.177 residenti la cui casa è stata rasa al suolo.

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The U.S.-Palestinian relationship has hit a crisis

Haaretz, 20.01.15

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U.S. Senators have threatened to cut off the $400 million aid to the Palestinian Authority over this initiative. While partisan tensions have reached a peak on Capitol Hill, both leading Democrats and Republicans have agreed to reducing or even completely ending aid to the Palestinian Authority.

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Did US backtrack on Palestinian statehood to please Israel?

23 gen 2015

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Muslims demonstrate in Paris: 'I am not Charlie. But I am against killing'

Haaretz, 13.01.15

Fouad Houcine, with the placard 'I am a Muslim. I have come to share our pain.' Photo by Danna Harman
Fouad Houcine, with the placard 'I am a Muslim. I have come to share our pain.' Photo by Danna Harman

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