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'Smuggled' child meets father in Israeli jail
Majd Rimawi is among more than two dozen Palestinian children born to a prisoner family through sperm smuggling and IVF.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2014 07:21 GMT
Arrests at protest over Israel's Bedouin plan
Hundreds take part in 'Day of Rage' against government policy of resettling the Bedouin of the southern Negev desert.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2013 09:31 GMT
Israel's Bedouin eviction plan opposed
Thousands expected to take part in Day of Rage events against policy of resettling Bedouin of southern Negev desert.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2013 11:04 GMT
Prison-smuggled sperm gives Palestinians hope
Women with husbands serving long terms in Israeli jails have resorted to sneaking sperm out and getting pregnant.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 06:55 GMT
The Assads: An iron-fisted dynasty
One powerful, tight-knit family has controlled Syria for four decades.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 13:28 GMT
Abbas government accused of torture
New allegations against Palestinian Authority surface following imam's death.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2008 02:54 GMT
Jordan drops Abbas' brother fraud case
The brother of Palestinian prime minister Mahmud Abbas has paid to have charges against him dropped in a $500 million fraud case.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2003 20:59 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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