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Occupied: Headlines From Palestine

JERICHO (Ma’an) — Dozens of Israeli settlers damaged wells belonging to Palestinians in the Khirbet Samra area of the Jordan Valley, a local official said Wednesday.Aref Daraghma, the head of a local village council, told Ma’an that dozens of Israeli settlers who gathered to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Sukkot damaged more than seven wells in the al-Malah area of Khirbet Samra.

The covers of the wells were damaged, and parts of some of the wells were “destroyed,” Daraghma said.

He said the settlers’ actions were meant to pressure Palestinian residents to leave the area.

The Jordan Valley is within the 61 percent of the occupied West Bank it is under full Israeli military control as “Area C.”

Area C comprises the only contiguous piece of land connecting 227 Palestinian residential communities in areas A and B as well as about 150,000 Palestinian residents.

More than 500,000 Israeli settlers live…

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Occupied: Headlines From Palestine

Spanish parliament is set to vote on recognizing the Palestinian state, Al Arabiya News channel reported Thursday. (File photo: AF)

The Spanish parliament is set to vote on recognizing the Palestinian state, Al Arabiya News channel reported Thursday.

The announcement comes days after British lawmakers voted overwhelmingly in favor of recognizing Palestine as a state.

The motion – which is non-binding – was passed by 274 in favor to 12 votes against, to “recognize the state of Palestine alongside the state of Israel” as part of a “contribution to securing a negotiated two-state solution.”

It came only a week after Sweden’s new center-left government is set to officially recognize Palestine – a move that has been condemned by Israel, which says an independent Palestine can only be achieved through negotiations.

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Danny Rivera – Somos Palestina

Posted: October 16, 2014 in Mid-East

The Ugly Truth

Editor’s Note (L): This song was just recently recorded by Puerto Rico’s beloved Danny Rivera, who is also known throughout Latin America for his strong activist’s views. This song is dedicated to the children of Palestine. The lyrics are in Spanish, but it is still a very beautiful, heartfelt and emotionally strong song. The video speaks for itself and the music strenghtens our fight. “We are all Palestinians” Viva Palestina Libre!

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The Ugly Truth

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Dutch public prosecutor says biker gangs travelling to help Kurds fight ISIS aren’t breaking any laws.

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