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Gaza protesters keep pushing boundaries
Gaza protesters keep pushing boundaries
Ahmed Abu Artema hates fences. A barbed-wire fence kept him from his mother for 19 years.
Israel, Gaza and the Jewish community
Israel, Gaza and the Jewish community
The war in Gaza is now in its fourth week of operation. The Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported on July 16 that four children were killed by...
Israel, Gaza, anti-Semitism and SA's Jews
Israel, Gaza, anti-Semitism and SA's Jews
The war in Gaza is now in its fourth week and...
SA rally in support of Israel draws thousands
SA rally in support of Israel draws thousands
An Israel support rally in Johannesburg on...
Gaza truce lies in tatters as violence claims more lives
Gaza truce lies in tatters as violence claims more lives
A humanitarian truce in Gaza lay in tatters on Saturday amid a new deadly wave of violence, which left 101 Palestinians dead and an Israeli...
Jewish minors charged over attack on Palestinian man
Jewish minors charged over attack on Palestinian man
The ministry said in a statement received by Agence France-Presse that the six set upon Ibrahim Abu Taa, a 28-year-old hotel employee from mainly...
Palestinian January election off. What now?
Palestinian January election off. What now?
Palestinian elections due on January 24 were effectively cancelled on Thursday after the independent Central Election Commission (CEC) recommended...
Israel frees Palestinian prisoner ahead of video swap
Israel frees Palestinian prisoner ahead of video swap
Israel has released ahead of schedule one of the 20 women prisoners due to be freed in return for a video of an Israeli soldier held in Gaza,...
Palestinians fire over 35 rockets towards Israel
Palestinians fire over 35 rockets towards Israel
Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired more than 35 rockets towards Israel on Wednesday, hours after the Israeli army killed six militants...
Occupation, not apartheid
Occupation, not apartheid
Palestinians are not free. They suffer under an Israeli occupation that is sustained by a regime of violence, surveillance and control.
Hard truths
Hard truths
In 1969 David Ben Gurion, the first prime minister of Israel, visited Cape Town. I remember his visit vividly. He met the leaders of Zionist youth...
Rice presses Israel on roadblocks, settlements
Rice presses Israel on roadblocks, settlements
United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Sunday pressed Israel to ease travel restrictions on Palestinians and called Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank "particularly problematic"....