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Palestinians refuse near-expired vaccines sent by Israel
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Palestinians refuse near-expired vaccines sent by Israel

There was something to be doubtful about. On Friday June 18, Israel announced a vaccine deal with the Palestinian Authority. One million doses of Pfizer vaccine nearing expiration soon to be delivered to Palestinians against one million doses fresh from the factory for Israel "In September / October 2021 on behalf of what was intended for the Palestinian Authority", in the words of the prime minister's office and the Israeli defense and health ministries in a joint statement: “This deal was made possible after realizing that the stockpile of vaccines Israel has in its possession meets its current needs. "Flag march in Jerusalem: new government avoids the worstIt was shattered in the hours that followed. The Palestinian Authority received a first batch of 90,000 vaccine...
"Israel will always invest a lot of money to protect the lives of its citizens"
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"Israel will always invest a lot of money to protect the lives of its citizens"

Interviewed on Monday, on TVI24, by Miguel Sousa Tavares, the Israeli ambassador to Portugal, Raphael Gamzou, defended his country's position regarding the conflict with Hamas, considered that the Islamic organization "uses its own population in the most cynical and monstrous way". Raphael Gamzou rejected that Israel went too far in fighting with Hamas, which killed 248 people among the Palestinians, including 60 children and 40 women, and about a dozen on the Israeli side. The ambassador who made a mockery of apologizing for not having "enough victims", accused Hamas of using "in the most cynical and monstrous way its own population, its own civilian population, as a shield to manipulate public opinion". Sometimes it's not about winn...
Palestinians in Panama protest Israel’s violence
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Palestinians in Panama protest Israel’s violence

With banners and flags of Palestine, the group of protesters protested this morning in front of the Israeli embassy, ​​a country that they branded as "genocidal" and "murderer". Tens of palestinians, unionists Y students protested this Thursday in front of the Embassy from Israel in the city of Panama to show your rejection to violence that Israel exercises against Palestinian people."We are protesting the massacre of the Israeli Army in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank, which is violating human rights and killing defenseless women and children. The Palestinian Army is only defending itself."Mohammed, a 28-year-old young man, told Efe. With banners and flags of Palestine, the group of protesters protested this morning in front of the Israeli embassy, ​​a country that they branded from ...
In Paris, two pro-Palestinian “static rallies” allowed next weekend
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In Paris, two pro-Palestinian “static rallies” allowed next weekend

The Paris police headquarters have banned parades of pro-Palestinian protesters next weekend in the capital, "Because of the risk of disturbing public order". The "Static gatherings" will be authorized at the Place de la République.→ ANALYSIS. Israeli-Palestinian conflict: the French authorities fear tensions "on the territory"The prefect of police Didier Lallement took Wednesday, May 19 "Two decrees partially banning the two demonstrations", with reference to "Protest statements related to the situation in the Middle East" submitted by the Association France Palestine Solidarité for Saturday May 22 and by the Association of Palestinians in Île-de-France for Sunday May 23. "The two routes declared for these events are prohibited but gatherings can be held on the Place de ...
UN calls for funds to support Palestinians in Gaza
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UN calls for funds to support Palestinians in Gaza

The British also highlighted the damage suffered by some key infrastructures and the fuel shortage, which are affecting the supply of water, sanitation and hygiene for hundreds of thousands of people.Power outages and damage to the central laboratory of the Gaza Ministry of Health they also complicate health care in dozens of health centers in Gaza, he added.Lowcock also stressed the importance of having better humanitarian access to the strip, for which he insisted on the need for Israel to open and keep border crossings open for the entry of basic supplies and the exit of the sick and wounded.In that sense, he welcomed the opening today of the Kerem Shalom crossing, which allowed the entry of trucks with UNRWA fuel., but denounced that other humanitarian materials were unable to cross i...
Number of displaced Palestinians has risen to 58,000 since the start of the conflict
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Number of displaced Palestinians has risen to 58,000 since the start of the conflict

Monday's offensives raised the number of displaced Palestinians to 58,000 after more than a week of clashes between militias and Israel, the United Nations (UN) reported on Tuesday. The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said that, of the total number of displaced persons, 42,000 people are housed in 50 schools of the United Nations Agency for Assistance to Palestine Refugees, along the Gaza Strip. For its part, the enclave's Ministry of Health, ruled by the Islamist movement Hamas, denounced "the deliberate bombardment" of the central laboratory, which carries out tests of covid-19 and provides vaccines, in addition to providing care for pregnant women. The ministry called on international organizations to "provide pe...
Egypt opens border with Gaza to help wounded Palestinians
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Egypt opens border with Gaza to help wounded Palestinians

Egypt opened the land border with Gaza and sent ten ambulances to the Palestinian enclave to transport the wounded from Israeli bombings. According to the most recent balance sheet by the Palestinian authorities, 145 people died, including 41 children, and about 1,100 have been injured in Israeli air strikes and bombings in the Gaza Strip since Monday. Rafah's passage, which has been opened exceptionally through Egypt for ambulances to enter Gaza, is not controlled by Israel, which imposed a blockade on the Palestinian enclave about 15 years ago. As a rule, this border crossing is closed on holidays, including Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim celebration that marks the end of the Ramadan fast and started on Wednesday. Israel is bombing Gaza in r...
Biden spoke to Netanyahu and Abbas after attack on Associated Press building
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Biden spoke to Netanyahu and Abbas after attack on Associated Press building

US President Joe Biden spoke on Saturday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas after the Israeli attack that destroyed the building that housed the Associated US news agency Press in Gaza. According to a statement by the Israeli Prime Minister's office, during the conversation, Benjamin Netanyahu "stressed that Israel was doing everything to avoid attacking people not involved in the conflict", insisting that the removal of people from the building, "where there were terrorist targets", had been organized before the attack. We told the Israelis directly that ensuring the safety of journalists and independent media is an extremely important responsibility ", had previously written on the s...
UN denounces the use of Israeli live ammunition to stop Palestinian protests
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UN denounces the use of Israeli live ammunition to stop Palestinian protests

Tel Aviv, May 15, 2021Updated on 05/15/2021 12:56 pmThe High Commissioner of the HIM-HER-IT for human rights, Michelle Bachelet, said today that her office has received reports of the use of live ammunition by the Security Forces Israelis that resulted this Friday in ten palestinians killed during protests in the West Bank, which could be considered a war crime.SIGHT: The moment an Israeli bombing destroys a 12-story building in Gaza | VIDEO AND PHOTOS"Firearms can only be used against people who pose an imminent threat of death or serious injury, and only as a last resort," he said in a statement."In a situation of occupation, the unjustified and illegal use of firearms by the forces of order can constitute a war crime," he said.Bachelet called for an independent and full investigation i...
Dozens Cross Lebanon’s Border with Israel to Support Palestinians and Hezbollah Militant Dies |  VIDEO
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Dozens Cross Lebanon’s Border with Israel to Support Palestinians and Hezbollah Militant Dies | VIDEO

This Friday the fence that separates the Lebanon of Israeli territory was crossed by dozens of people who decided to support the Palestinians before the worst escalation in seven years between the Gaza Strip e IsraelLebanese military sources confirmed to EFE.SIGHT: At least 119 Palestinians killed, 31 of them children, in Israel's heavy bombing of Gaza | PHOTOSThe source said dozens of people crossed from the village of Kafrkila in southern Lebanon, and the Lebanese Army was deployed in that area, which is dominated by the Lebanese Shiite group. Hezbollah.Jordan prevents pro-Palestinian protesters from crossing the border3 keys to understanding the escalation of violence between Palestinians and Israelis in Jerusalem and GazaLynchings between Arabs and Jews in mixed cities of Israel | ...