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Israeli army kidnaps 13 Palestinians this morning

IMEMC, Pic: Palinfo (File)  | 13 February 2013 Israeli soldiers invaded several areas in the occupied West Bank, mainly in occupied East Jerusalem, broke into Continue Reading →

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Israeli Apartheid Week dates set for SA

Cii News | 11 February 2013 The 9th International Israeli Week is scheduled to take place in South Africa between the 11-17 March 2013. It Continue Reading →

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Did Saudi Arabia ‘kill’ Shaykh Anwar al Awlaki?

Cii News | 07 February 2013 A US Central Intelligence Agency(CIA) secret airbase for unmanned drones in Saudi Arabia has been identified by US media Continue Reading →

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Assad, minus the halo

Ebrahim Moosa – Cii News Analysis | 05 February 2013 In the first public comments attributed to him since an alleged Israeli airstrike on a Continue Reading →

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Samer Issawi’s 195 day hunger strike – Universal silence

Azhar Vadi | Cii News, Pic: mondoweiss.net (Omar Daraghmeh) | 04 February 2013 A 195 day ongoing hunger strike has not been enough to thus Continue Reading →

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UN orders Israel to remove illegal settlers

REUTERS | 31 January 2013 United Nations human rights investigators called on Israel on Thursday to halt settlement expansion and withdraw all Jewish settlers from Continue Reading →

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Israeli minister releases video depicting disappearance of Masjid al Aqsa

Cii News | 31 January 2013 The al-Aqsa Foundation for Endowment and Heritage has condemned a video by Israel’s deputy foreign minister depicting the disappearance Continue Reading →

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Saudi Arabia reports increase in number of people claiming to be the Mahdi

Emirates 24/7 and Cii News | 29 January 2013 Residents of a small Saudi town were jolted out of their beds this week after hearing Continue Reading →

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1st SA Company to sever official business ties with Israel: Karstens Date boycott ends

Cii News | 28 January 2013 In a move being celebrated as a South African boycott-of-Israel breakthrough, Karsten Farms, a local agricultural company backed by Continue Reading →