Keene State College senior Hersch Rothmel is spearheading the effort to begin a chapter of Jewish Voice for Peace on campus.

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Student organization encourages conversation about Palestine

Keene State College senior Hersch Rothmel is spearheading the effort to begin a chapter of Jewish Voice for Peace on campus.

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Student organization encourages conversation about Palestine


Averil Calls on the Seanad to Recognise the State of Palestine Speaking in the Seanad, Senator Power called for Senators to support her motion calling for the recognition of the State of Palestine.

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Written on October 22nd, 2014 & filed under Palestine Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Watch breaking news videos and read news updates about Palestine on FOXNews.com.

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United Nations, Oct 22 (IANS) A Palestinian envoy to the UN Tuesday called on the UN Security Council to support its initiative to end Israel's occupation within a time frame and protect the Palestinians.

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Palestine seeks UN action to end Israeli occupation

The State of Palestine[i] (Arabic: Dawlat Filasn) is a de jure sovereign state in the Levant.[14][15]Its independence was declared on 15 November 1988 by the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in Algiers as a government-in-exile. The State of Palestine has claimed sovereignty over the West Bank and Gaza Strip,[16] and has designated Jerusalem as its capital.[ii][3][4] with partial control of those areas assumed in 1994 as the Palestinian Authority.

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Written on October 21st, 2014 & filed under Palestine Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Palestinians will join over 500 international organizations if the UN Security Council fails to approve a deadline for Israel to pull out from the occupied territories, says a Palestinian official.

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Palestine could join over 500 intl. bodies if Israel deadline fails Palestinians will join over 500 international organizations if the UN Security Council fails to approve a deadline for Israel to pull out from the occupied territories, says a Palestinian official. Saeb Erekat, a senior Palestine Liberation Organization official and the chief Palestinian negotiator, said in a statement on Tuesday that Palestinians will apply for membership at 522 international organizations and statutes if the UN fails to set the deadline.

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(MENAFN – Alghad Newspaper) The Palestinian cause abroad is better than it is at home; while the political forces in the Palestinian arena are grappling to overcome their divisions…

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Palestine is a state, definitely

(MENAFN – Alghad Newspaper) The Palestinian cause abroad is better than it is at home; while the political forces in the Palestinian arena are grappling to overcome their divisions and differences, the outside world began to look with appreciation to the struggle of the Palestinian people, and their right to end the occupation and build their own independent state. Britain, who played the role of the midwife in the birth of the Zionist project on the land of Palestine, is seeking, after about 100 years of the infamous Balfour Declaration, to atone for its historical sin against the Palestinian people

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