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'Greek government has bowed to pressure'
Al Jazeera interviews Gaza flotilla activist Khalid Turaani about the Greek government's decision to block the boats.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2011 10:28 GMT
Love in a time of torture
A young man's account of sadistic torture in a Syrian secret prison, and how a girl's note helped him through his pain.
Hugh Macleod and Annasofie Flamand
Last updated: 06 Jun 2011 14:12 GMT
To Juliano and Vittorio with love
The deaths of the two activists reveal a small but hugely destructive deformity in Palestinian society.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2011 16:01 GMT
The myth of Israeli morality
Attack on Gaza convoy reveals Israel's fear of non-violent resistance, says Lamis Andoni.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2010 07:53 GMT
Darwish laid to rest in Ramallah
Palestinians speak of the loss of "our voice" as poet Mahmoud Darwish is buried.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2008 08:03 GMT
Obituary: Mahmoud Darwish
Remembering the life and work of Mahmoud Darwish.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2008 15:34 GMT
Funeral held for Palestinian poet
President leads mourners for Mahmoud Darwish, who died at age 67 on Saturday.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2008 22:51 GMT
Palestinian poet Darwish dies
Poet known as the voice of the Palestinians dies following open heart surgery.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2008 00:34 GMT
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