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Have Palestinian leaders failed their people?

Source: AlJazeera via YouTube The deadline of the latest round of US-sponsored Israeli-Palestinian peace talks is looming. But can it produce an agreement after decades of failure? For more than 20 years, from the Madrid talks in 1991 up to recent times, Dr Saeb Erekat has been negotiating peace with the Israelis – without success.In this episode, Mehdi Hasan goes head to head with Dr Erekat on the shortcomings of the Palestinian strategy, and whether his government’s alleged corruption and human rights abuses have played a...

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VIDEO: Israeli abuse of Palestinian children exposed

By: John Lyons, Janine Cohen and Sylvie Le Clezio Source: ABC’s Four Corners A joint investigation by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s (ABC) Four Corners and The Australian newspaper reveals evidence that shows the Israeli army is targeting Palestinian boys for arrest and detention. Reporter John Lyons travels to the West Bank to hear the story of children who claim they have been taken into custody, ruthlessly questioned and then allegedly forced to sign confessions before being taken to court for sentencing. KEY REPORTS REPORT: Children in Israeli Military Detention: Observations and Recommendations | UNICEF | Feb 2013 – In this briefing paper UNICEF recommends...

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Zionism’s worst enemy is now Israel

By: Zeev Smilansky Source: Information Clearing House – I boycott the Jewish settlements in the West Bank. I will not cross the Green Line and I do not buy products from the West Bank settlement of Elkana. I will not collaborate with scientists attached to Ariel University. And I am not talking just about myself. The people in my immediate circle all live within the Green Line and regard everything that is happening beyond it as a terminal illness. It was not always like this. We loved to visit the West Bank in the past, but no more. Today, this land is one of moral turpitude, a blot on the family’s record, a historic disgrace. In the West...

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