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Kerry to visit Saudi Arabia amid frayed ties
US Secretary of State to mend ties with regional ally which has shown its unhappiness with US policy on Iran and Syria.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2013 17:25 GMT
Palestinians performing therapy through art
Dance, music and improvisational theatre are being used throughout the Occupied Territories to help ease hardships.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2013 13:51 GMT
Missions and commissions leading to what?
No missions and commissions that have reviewed and reported on conditions in Palestine have had any salutary effect.
Lori A. Allen
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 15:34 GMT
West Bank hails return of Abbas after UN vote
Thousands in occupied territory celebrate upgraded diplomatic status as Israel withholds $120m in tax revenues to PA.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2012 10:00 GMT
Becoming 'celebrity' chefs in the West Bank
Women in Aida refugee camp are supplementing family incomes by teaching foreigners how to cook local delicacies.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2012 13:07 GMT
Waiting for a 'Palestinian Spring'?
As protests escalate in the West Bank over the rising cost of living, we ask what impact these will have on the PA.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 14:44 GMT
Recognition battle over Jesus' birthplace
Upcoming UNESCO vote on whether to add Church of Nativity in Bethlehem to world heritage list likely to be contentious.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2012 02:04 GMT
Jailed Palestinians to stage hunger strike
Prisoners to stage action next week in support of three other striking detainees, as Israel accused of violating deal.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2012 20:49 GMT
Re-shaping Palestinian national identity
New directions for Palestinian leadership will be shaped by grassroots and nonprofit initiatives.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2012 11:05 GMT
The Syrian 'Massacre of the Innocents'
Regardless of blame, humanity must not be distracted from the tragic reality of those who lost their lives.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2012 11:15 GMT
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In pictures: A tale of three cities
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'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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