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Fatah, Hamas Feud Boils Over - Gaza Electricity from Israel Suspended

This system deprives the Palestinian society of its voice, identity, and collective hope of liberation from the chains of colonialism. Shakir, a USA citizen, received the visa on arrival at Tel Aviv's Ben-Gurion airport and he will take up his position as the New York-based rights group's Israel and Palestine director.



BC election heats up as campaign nears halfway mark

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Turkey's opposition loses appeals against referendum

Turkey's opposition loses appeals against referendum

The announcement comes a day after the U.S. president congratulated the Turkish leader for winning a referendum on enhancing his powers. Supporters of the "No" march in Istanbul to submit their petition to call for the annulment of a referendum that approved sweeping constitutional changes boosting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers, claiming blatant vote-rigging had swung the result.


Turkish court declines to hear referendum appeal, Anadolu reports

Turkish court declines to hear referendum appeal, Anadolu reports

The Council of Europe decision came after tumultuous scenes at the Strasbourg assembly, where its own credibility as a champion of human rights was called into question. They made very little progress over the past decade and more dark clouds have gathered following a security crackdown Erdogan oversaw since a failed military coup in Turkey last July.


Donald Trump assures wall along Mexico border will be built

Donald Trump assures wall along Mexico border will be built

Democrats had threatened to block the bill if money was earmarked for the wall, so its omission may now avert a government shutdown. Some lawmakers are optimistic they can hammer out a budget bill to take the government to the end of the current fiscal year on September 30, while others see Congress putting a short-term spending resolution in place for a week, while talks continue.