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By Ramzy Baroud - Jan 17,2017
For some, the manslaughter conviction — following the murder by Israeli army medic Elor Azaria of already incapacitated Palestinian man Fattah Al Sharif — is finally settling a protracted debate regarding where Israelis stand on Palestinian human rights.Nearly 70 per cent of the
By Ramzy Baroud - Jan 10,2017
Long before December 28, when US Secretary of State John Kerry took the podium at the Dean Acheson Auditorium in Washington, DC, to pontificate on the uncertain future of the two-state solution and the need to save Israel from itself, the subject of a Palestinian state had been p
By Ramzy Baroud - Jan 03,2017
Israel is dizzy.
By Ramzy Baroud - Dec 27,2016
There is no doubt that the UN Security Council condemnation of Israel on December 23 was an important and noteworthy event.True, the United Nations’ main chambers (the Security Council and the General Assembly) and its various institutions, ranging from the International Court of
By Ramzy Baroud - Dec 20,2016
The British government of Theresa May officially adopted on December 12 a new definition of anti-Semitism that includes legitimate criticism of Israel.The definition was adopted earlier in the year by a pro-Israel group, IHRA, although it had been considered but abandoned by
By Ramzy Baroud - Dec 13,2016
When a veteran war reporter like Robert Fisk constructs his argument regarding the siege of Aleppo based on “watching” video footage, one can truly comprehend the near impossibility of adequate media coverage on the war in Syria.In a recent article in the British Independent
By Ramzy Baroud - Nov 29,2016
The boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement has designated the week November 25 to December 3 as the “biggest-ever campaign” aimed at boycotting Israeli products and those of companies that contribute to the Israeli military occupation of Palestine.In a recently issued p
By Ramzy Baroud - Nov 22,2016
Fear and trepidation are slowly building up, as US President-elect Donald Trump is fortifying his transitional team with people capable of bringing about a nightmare scenario, not only for Americans but for the rest of the world as well.For Palestinians, the signs are even more o
By Ramzy Baroud - Nov 15,2016
As I was growing up, I was always reassured by the sound of the muezzin’s call for prayer in our refugee camp’s main mosque in Gaza.
By Ramzy Baroud - Nov 08,2016
The Fateh movement is involved in a massive tug of war that will ultimately define its future.Though the conflict is between current Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and once Gaza strongman Mohammad Dahlan, it is in no way motivated by a desire to end the Israeli occ

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