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West Bank town awaits return of native son
Mustafa al-Haj, in jail since 1989 for the murder of a Jewish settler, will be freed as part of peace talks.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 14:06 GMT
Amnesty accuses Israel of judicial bullying
Rights group issues scathing attack on trial of Palestinian women over weekly protests against West Bank settlement.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2013 08:50 GMT
Palestinians protest in the West Bank
Two deaths attributed to shooting by Israeli security forces as anger over Gaza bombardment leads to clashes.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2012 20:46 GMT
Ramallah reacts to Arafat poisoning claims
Many Palestinians seem to believe Arafat was poisoned by the Israeli intelligence or from within Fatah's ranks.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2012 16:20 GMT
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Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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