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The wedding singer from Gaza
We examine whether the newly crowned Arab Idol has become a symbol of hope and unity for Palestine.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 11:57 GMT
Palestinian plight hits UEFA spotlight
Decision to host high-profile event in Israel has fuelled criticism of European football's governing body.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 12:25 GMT
Dershowitz fights academic freedom at Brooklyn College
Alan Dershowitz's call to boycott a Political Science department should be dismissed by anyone concerned with justice.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 11:23 GMT
EU urged to ban Israeli settlement products
Palestinian rights group has called on Europeans to sanction goods produced in illegal Israeli settlements.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2013 13:44 GMT
Virtual statehood or the Right of Return
Many Palestinians feel the newest version of the bid for statehood no longer represents them and their interests.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2011 09:49 GMT
Dropping the last mask of democracy
New Israeli legislation banning the support of boycott movements goes even further in limiting Palestinian rights.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2011 11:54 GMT
Israel's trade club entry opposed
Public figures launch appeal to thwart Israel's membership to OECD.
Last updated: 09 May 2010 21:21 GMT
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Illustrating South Africa's injustice
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Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In pictures: China's village of salt
Nuodeng enjoyed centuries of prosperity thanks to its wealth of salt, which is still a major source of income today.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
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