Monthly Archives: December 2018

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IDF prepares for crossing of 10,000 Palestinians through Jordan to Mecca

By | 2018-12-31T18:16:58+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Entertainment|

"I am pleased to announce that we are prepared to welcome the pilgrims to the Al-Haram Mosque in Mecca," stated Khatib.

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Palestinian Authority sentences U.S. national to life in prison for trying to sell land to Jews

By | 2018-12-31T18:06:37+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Middle East|

Issam Akel convicted over 'an attempt to to transfer Palestinian lands to a foreign country' ■ His arrest and indictment signify a worsening in tensions between Israel and Palestinians over issue of land plots' sale

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Iran’s Khamenei meets Islamic Jihad leaders, calls for Israel’s downfall

By | 2018-12-31T15:41:12+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Middle East|

According to the report, Khamenei congratulated leaders of the Islamic Jihad for, what he called, their victory against Israel in Gaza.

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How Amos Oz became the cliché of the ‘good’ Zionist

By | 2018-12-31T13:56:23+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Middle East|

As a public figure, Oz was the ideal cipher on which outsiders could project their own ideas of a 'different Israel': philosophic, progressive, peace-seeking. But that idealistic dream, together with the two-state solution Oz tirelessly advocated, has ...

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To the grave: An Israeli photographer’s take ‘On Life and Death’

By | 2018-12-31T12:24:16+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Entertainment|

An assignment to cover a funeral at a Hod Hasharon cemetery led photojournalist Assaf Friedman to undertake a series of images of people whose job it is prepare bodies for their final resting place

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Sing all you want, but don’t dare drive: How an Arab singer evoked the wrath of her Saudi female fans

By | 2018-12-31T12:06:38+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Middle East|

Saudi women are furious with Ahlam Alshamsi, whose decision to nix concerts in the kingdom tells a bigger story about feminism and double standards in the Middle East

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