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Pro-Palestine activists arrested over Israeli arms protest in Melbourne

Victoria police have arrested seven pro-Palestinian protesters who climbed upon the roof of an Israeli arms manufacturer in Melbourne.<p>The protesters entered the premises of Elbit Systems at Port Melbourne about 5.30am on Friday, unfurling a banner on the roof that read “Elbit drones kill kids in …

Israel's War on Palestine: It's Bad, but Is It 'Genocide'?

There's a word for identity-based conflict.<p><i>Photo by Charles Davis</i><p>“It's heartbreaking to see,” said US President Barack Obama of the death and destruction his government has helped the state of Israel deliver to the people of Gaza. It's “really heartbreaking,” said US Secretary of State John Kerry …

Peace may be the true threat to Hamas, Israel’s leaders

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At least 20 Palestinians killed as Israel resumes attacks on Gaza

14 August 2014. Palestinian women bake bread in front of the remains of their house in Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip. (Photo: Reuters/I. …

Flashy Qatar Is Being Blamed For The Collapse Of Israel-Gaza Talks

Qatar has been home to Hamas chief-in-exile Khaled Mashaal since 2012 and has carved out a role as a key financial patron for Gaza, buying influence while shoring up an economy overseen by Hamas.<p>That support is prompting accusations that Qatar helped scuttle a lasting truce in the monthlong Gaza …