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Hundreds of Israeli Jews and Arabs, and Palestinians protest together in Sheikh Jarrah and West Bank

[The Jerusalem Post] “Hundreds of Jews and Arabs gathered in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah on Friday in…

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Video: John Oliver explains Israeli–Palestinian conflict, accuses Israel of a “f***ing war crime”

[ The Daily Beast, Newsweek, John Oliver] “On Sunday night, John Oliver dedicated the opening portion of his late-night program Last Week Tonight to…

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Israeli forces attack Palestinian worshipers in Al-Aqsa Mosque; imminent evictions and armed settlers in Sheikh Jarrah

[Mondoweiss] “Hundreds of Palestinians were injured and dozens were hospitalized on Friday night across the city of Jerusalem, as Israeli…

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American Israeli settler wants to take over Palestinian home: “If I don’t steal it, someone else will”

[Al Jazeera] “Video captures Palestinian woman confronting Jewish settler in her family home in occupied East Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah.” “The…

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Jewish extremists march in Jerusalem chanting ‘Death to Arabs’, Palestinians riot, police clash with both

[Mondoweiss, CNN] “Palestinians in Jerusalem are reeling from a night of racist, anti-Arab violence that left over a hundred Palestinians wounded…

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‘It is a Nakba’: about the forced evictions in Sheikh Jarrah, East Jerusalem

[Mondoweiss] “In a matter of just two weeks, six Palestinian families, numbering 27 people, will be thrown out of their…

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UN Report: substantial rise in Israeli settler violence against Palestinians; illegal evictions in East Jerusalem

[Al Jazeera] “The United Nations human rights experts have warned that violence, including assaults and property destruction, by Israeli settlers…