Living under occupation: Daily Life in Occupied Palestine A film made by EFA MEPs Franois Alfonsi, Jill Evans and Ana Miranda during their visit to the West Bank and East Jerusalem. By: Alamir Ali Saleh

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HARI SREENIVASAN: For more about the Popes trip to the Middle East we are joined now from Washington by Robert Danin. He is a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations.

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Pope Francis stresses commonalities in trip to Middle East

As Pope Francis sets off for his visit to Israel, Jordan and Palestine, his aims are clearly humanitarian, but he risks falling into the pitfalls of the political.

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Israel's tourism ministry said Sunday it expects the papal visit later this month to give a sharp boost to tourism by Christians, who already account for most of the market. “As a result of the visit to the Holy Land by Pope Francis, who is such a popular figure and significant leader for the world's 1.2 billion Catholics, the ministry estimates an increase of tens of thousands in the numbers of …

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Israel sees 10% boost to Christian tourism from pope

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Israel's top police officer on Sunday vowed that Jewish extremists would not be allowed to spoil the upcoming visit of Pope Francis by vandalising Christian holy places.

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Haifa (Israel) (AFP) – The head of the Roman Catholic church in the Holy Land said Sunday that Israeli hate crimes against local Muslims and Christians are souring relations ahead of a papal visit. “The unrestrained acts of vandalism poison the atmosphere — the atmosphere of co-existence and the atmosphere of collaboration, especially in these two weeks prior to the visit of Pope Francis …

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Israel Hate Crimes'Poison Atmosphere' for Pope Visit The head of the Roman Catholic church in the Holy Land said Sunday that Israeli hate crimes against local Muslims and Christians are souring relations ahead of a papal visit. “The unrestrained..

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Mrt Israel Throwing 1 Training Camp in San Diego May 2014 Visit our site www.globalthrowing.com. By: GlobalThrowing

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Home > News > middle-east-news New York, Apr 18 : On his first official visit to the Gaza Strip, the new head of the United Nations agency assisting Palestinian refugees across the Middle East underscored the need to lift the seven-year Israeli blockade and end the “illegal collective punishment” unleashed on the population there. “Nothing prepares you for Gaza; no amount of UN humanitarian reports, no amount of newspaper articles, no amount of human rights investigations

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Gaza: UN calls for end to Israeli blockade

17 April 2014 On his first official visit to the Gaza Strip, the new head of the United Nations agency assisting Palestinian refugees across the Middle East underscored the need to lift the seven-year Israeli blockade and end the illegal collective punishment unleashed on the population there. Nothing prepares you for Gaza; no amount of UN humanitarian reports, no amount of newspaper articles, no amount of human rights investigations.

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