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Hamas hails PA refusal to meet US vice president

The Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement — Hamas — has hailed the Palestinian Authority’s refusal to meet with US Vice President Mike Pence, Felesteen.ps reported on Monday. When Pence announced his plan to visit the Palestinian territories and meet with PA officials, Ramallah made it clear that he would not be welcome. “The PA should take a step further and adopt a clear stance regarding the US Administration,” said Hamas spokesman Hazim Qasim, “which has violated international law regarding one of the holiest sites of the Palestinians and the Arabs.” He pointed out that successive presidents in Washington have supported the Israeli occupation. “Hence, the PA must end its relationship with the current administration, which is the most supportive of Israel.” […]


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Writers, actors and musicians condemn Trump’s Jerusalem move

Tilda Swinton, Mark Ruffalo, Roger Waters, Peter Gabriel and Brian Eno are among dozens of writers, musicians and actors who have condemned Donald Trump’s move to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in a letter sent to the Guardian. “In recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital,” the letter states, “Donald Trump seeks to achieve through a declaration what Israel has been trying to do for 50 years through force of arms: to erase Palestinians, as a political and cultural presence, from the life of their own city.” “The Palestinian people of Jerusalem are already subject to municipal discrimination at every level, and a creeping process of ethnic cleansing.” The letter, whose signatories also include playwright Caryl Churchill, director Mike Leigh and […]






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2018 Will Be Another Growth Year for Blockchain

Think 2017 was a fluke? Not according to blockchain advisor Oliver Bussmann who makes the case next year will see further growth. The post 2018 Will Be Another Growth Year for Blockchain appeared first on bitcoinmining.shop.


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Palestinian teen in viral picture appears in Israel military court

The 16-year-old Palestinian teenager who was arrested by Israeli soldiers last week and whose photo went viral on social media after he was surrounded by 20 or so Israeli soldiers was to be presented at an Israeli military court yesterday. Fawzi Muhammad Al-Juneidi, 16, from the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron was detained by 23 Israeli soldiers on Friday during protests against US President Donald Trump’s announcement to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Al-Juneidi was one of thousands of Palestinians protesting against the decision in the occupied West Bank, Gaza, and East Jerusalem. Hundreds of Palestinians were injured by Israeli forces during protests, and at least four were killed over the course of the weekend. The […]


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Overstock.com Shares Skyrocket as Morgan Stanley Buys Passive Stake in Bitcoin-Friendly Company

In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Morgan Stanley has revealed it owns a large passive stake in online retailer Overstock.com. News of the company being gobbled up by the legacy bank caused the bitcoin-friendly outfit’s stock price to rise sharply for the third time this quarter. Also read: New Wallet from […]

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