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  • Israeli army opens fire as tens of thousands march in Gaza

    Israeli troops Palestinians reportedly killed 15 and wounded 1,400 Palestinian demonstrators during the first day of what the organizers are calling 'The Great Return March,' 45 days of protests and events planned to mark 70 years since the Nakba. Updates will be posted as events unfold.  By +972 Magazine Staff Thousands of Palestinians are protesting in Gaza near the border fence with Israel on Friday. The protest marks the beginning of the "Great Return March," a 45-day series of events planned to culminate on May 15, Nakba Day. While the Israeli army has portrayed the march as a violent provocation organized…

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  • No, Arab MKs don't 'care too much' about the occupation

    Israel's Arab politicians are often attacked for 'dealing too much' with the Palestinian issue. But if they don't speak up for a people who lack even the most basic civil rights, who will? One of the most-repeated criticism of Israel's Palestinian members of Knesset, which always come up around election time, is that they "deal too much" with issues relating to Palestinians in the occupied territories, yet they neglect their voters — the Arab public in Israel. This criticism was raised, yet again, in Haaretz's poll [Hebrew] published last week, which raised both these issues, as if they contradict each other.…

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