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Host of Syria experts to visit South Africa

Cii News | 20 August 2014/14 Shawaal 1435 The story of the Syrian crisis has been one of constant oscillation. Before protests began in March Continue Reading →

Benjamin Netanyahu
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Gaza negotiations doomed to failure as long as Israeli ‘stubbornness’ persists

Shoks Mnisi Mzolo – Cii News | 19 August 2014/20 Shawaal 1435 The latest Israeli assault – which has claimed 2,000 members of the Gaza Continue Reading →

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Gaza resident: All we seek is a ‘normal’ life

Shoks Mnisi Mzolo – Cii News | 19 August 2014/23 Shawaal 1435 Gaza resident Ala’a Hammouda’s son is two, yet his vocabulary now includes words Continue Reading →

Osama Hamdan
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Hamas’ Osama Hamdan on the games Israel plays

Shoks Mnisi Mzolo – Cii News | 15 August 2014/19 Shawaal 1435 Iraq is still reeling from Washington’s 2003 fiction of weapons of mass destruction. Continue Reading →

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‘Open your heart to Gaza, but keep your eyes on Aqsa’

Ebrahim Moosa – Cii News | 12 August 2014/16 Shawaal 1435 Even as unprecedented turbulence is experienced across the wider Middle East and Gaza continues Continue Reading →

Gaza babies
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What is it like being born into the world in Gaza today?

Sakeena Suliman – Cii News | 08 August 2014/10 Shawaal 1435 For the past four weeks Gaza has been ripped apart by bombs, tanks, missiles, Continue Reading →

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Gaza Health Sector in Distress

Shoks Mnisi Mzolo – Cii News | 06 August 2014/08 Shawaal 1435 Tel Aviv’s aggression, which has claimed more than 1,800 lives since July 8, Continue Reading →

Dean Goodson
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Local SA Zionists implicated in IDF mercenary activity

Shoks Mnisi Mzolo – Cii News | 05 August 2014/07 Shawaal 1435 The continued Israeli violence against the people of Gaza, the world’s largest open-air Continue Reading →

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Gaza crisis re-energises Palestinian popular resistance in the Occupied West Bank

Shoks Mnisi Mzolo – Cii News | 29 July 2014/02 Shawaal 1435 With well over 25,000 Palestinians taking to the streets from West Bank to Continue Reading →