Daily Archives: October 8, 2021

As Palestinians’ hunger strike protests detention without trial, the families blame Israel, Palestinian Authority

By | 2021-10-08T23:01:29+00:00 October 8th, 2021|Israel|

The families are torn between support for the strikers and fear for their lives, which is mounting as two of the detainees have been striking for nearly three months

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The extraordinary story of Israeli troops who cracked under the pressure during the Yom Kippur War

By | 2021-10-08T21:55:52+00:00 October 8th, 2021|Israel|

The resourcefulness of a commander of a reconnaissance unit of the Armored Corps in the Yom Kippur War is a riveting example of the power and importance of emotional ‘containment’

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US delegation to meet Taliban in first high-level talks since pullout

By | 2021-10-08T20:53:04+00:00 October 8th, 2021|World|

The high-level delegation will press the Taliban to ensure continued safe passage for US citizens and others out of Afghanistan and to release kidnapped US citizen Mark Frerichs, US officials said.

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Freed from Israeli prison, Khalida Jarrar is mourning her daughter but won’t stop speaking out against the occupation

By | 2021-10-08T20:45:54+00:00 October 8th, 2021|Israel|

Upon her release from prison last week, Palestinian legislator Khalida Jarrar visited the grave of her daughter, whose funeral Israel barred her from attending. ‘They think we have no feelings, that we are not human beings,’ she says

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Abraham Global Peace Initiative (AGPI) launches, gives first award

By | 2021-10-08T20:12:59+00:00 October 8th, 2021|World|

The ceremony was attended by representatives from the United States, Israel, UAE, Morocco and Bahrain missions to the United Nations, among other nations.

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Two killed in Israeli strike on Syrian air base, watchdog says

By | 2021-10-08T19:07:02+00:00 October 8th, 2021|Israel|

'The Israeli enemy carried out an air aggression from the direction of the military area of Al-Tanf with bursts of missiles towards the T-4 military airport in the central region,' a Syrian source says

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Israel hits record number of COVID patients hooked to life-saving ECMO machines

By | 2021-10-08T17:43:24+00:00 October 8th, 2021|Israel|

Although the number of seriously ill COVID patients is dropping in Israel, 56 people are currently connected to ECMO machines, 50 of them unvaccinated

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