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Where’s it from?

What’s their beef? US meat to lose country labels

 

American consumers and cattle ranchers upset by WTO ruling that means US meat loses its country of origin labels.

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Freedom of movement interactive

Do all roads lead to Jerusalem?

Hashem Fayad, a one-year-old child from the Bir al-Naja neighbourhood of Gaza City, was diagnosed with congenital heart defects, and desperately needs heart surgery in Jerusalem. Will he make it? Click above to see his story, and three others.

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Another Winter in Gaza

In Gaza’s Khuzaa caravans, families fear another winter

Often, there is no way for residents to clean themselves, making the community a breeding ground for bacteria and viruses [Lara Aburamadan/Al Jazeera]

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The last resort

Palestinian families hope for justice at ICC

My latest at Al Jazeera English

Palestinian rights groups say there are hundreds of cases in which Israel has committed war crimes against Palestinians

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My latest for The Daily Beast

The Impossible Defense of an Accused ‘Atheist’ the Saudis Want to Behead

In Saudi Arabia the number of writers and bloggers facing the whip and the sword—and even crucifixion—is growing. Sound a bit like ISIS? Many think so.

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No rest for the children of Gaza

My latest at Al Jazeera English

‘Palestinian children live in trauma without end’

Chronic warfare in the Gaza Strip is leaving a generation of children with post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Not safe for drinking/bathing/anything

Water crisis deepens in the Gaza Strip

The illegal Israeli-Egyptian siege on Gaza continues to take its toll as the quantity of drinking water dwindles.

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Israeli army engages in ‘sectarian recruitment’

Israeli Army’s “sectarian recruiting”

Jerusalem - The Israeli government is engaging in

Roughly 80 percent of Druze serve in the Israeli army [Reuters]

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Peaceful protests continue in Gaza

Unarmed Gazans keep on protesting despite Israeli bullets

Tear gas hits a Palestinian protester during clashes with Israeli security forces near Gaza City on October 30, 2015. Palestinians have staged a series of Day of Rage rallies against Israeli authorities. Mohammed Abed/AFP

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TEDx in Gaza

Musings on chess and salt: Gaza’s first ever TEDx talk

Youth organisers stage TEDx event in Gaza City to “show the world that Palestinians have ideas worth spreading”.

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