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Nakba signifies injustice, Turkey says in solidarity with Palestinians

Nakba, which translates as the "great catastrophe" that the Palestinian nation was exposed to, signifies the 72-year-long occupation, unlawfulness, oppression, and injustice, Turkey voiced on Saturday in solidarity with Palestinian people. In a statement marking...

IOF kidnaps five West Bank workers near Jenin

JENIN, PALESTINOW.COM - The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Monday evening kidnaped five Palestinian workmen near at-Tur town in the west of Jenin city, north of the West Bank. Local sources told a reporter for the...

Jewish settlers attack Palestinians, torch two cars near Dead Sea

WEST BANK, PALESTINOW.COM - A horde of extremist Jewish settlers on Monday night attacked a group of Palestinian citizens and set alight two cars belonging to them in an area near the Dead Sea...

Abbas Contacts Arab Leaders to Confront Israel’s Annexation of West Bank Areas

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM - Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas held a round of phone conversations with Arab leaders to urge them to oppose Israel’s possible annexation of parts of the West Bank, senior Palestinian official...

Former Palestinian lawmaker detained by Israeli forces in West Bank

WEST BANK, PALESTINOW.COM - Israeli forces detained early today a former Palestinian lawmaker from Jerusalem after raiding his Ramallah-area home, according to the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS). The army raided the home of Mohammad Abu...

Former Israeli chief rabbi dies after contracting coronavirus

TEL AVIV, PALESTINOW.COM - A former Israeli chief rabbi has died after contracting the coronavirus, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday, in what is the country’s highest-profile death from the pandemic. Eliyahu Bakshi-Doron, who...