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Jihan Abdalla

Disaffected Israeli Arabs shrug at elections in Jewish state

Jan 15 2013

UMM EL-FAHM, Israel Disillusioned, disappointed and divided, Israeli Arab voters will traipse to the polls next week in ever dwindling numbers, aware that none of their community will have any say in how the country is run.

Disaffected Israeli Arabs shrug at elections in Jewish state

Jan 15 2013

UMM EL-FAHM, Israel Disillusioned, disappointed and divided, Israeli Arab voters will traipse to the polls next week in ever dwindling numbers, aware that none of their community will have any say in how the country is run.

Election candidate hopes to draw Israeli Arabs out of shadows

Dec 11 2012

JERUSALEM One Israeli Arab election candidate aims to lead his community out of the margins of Israeli politics - saying their interests have been overshadowed for too long by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Election candidate hopes to draw Israeli Arabs out of shadows

Dec 11 2012

JERUSALEM One Israeli Arab election candidate aims to lead his community out of the margins of Israeli politics - saying their interests have been overshadowed for too long by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Flag-waving Palestinians cheer Abbas for U.N. recognition win

Dec 02 2012

RAMALLAH, West Bank Crowds welcomed President Mahmoud Abbas back to the West Bank on Sunday and celebrated the United Nations General Assembly's de facto recognition of Palestinian statehood.

Flag-waving Palestinians cheer Abbas for U.N. recognition win

Dec 02 2012

RAMALLAH, West Bank Crowds welcomed President Mahmoud Abbas back to the West Bank on Sunday and celebrated the United Nations General Assembly's de facto recognition of Palestinian statehood.

Palestinians take to streets to cheer U.N. statehood vote

Nov 29 2012

RAMALLAH/GAZA Thousands of flag-waving Palestinians set off fireworks and danced in the streets on Thursday to celebrate a United Nations General Assembly vote granting de facto recognition of a sovereign Palestinian state.

Palestinians take to streets to cheer UN statehood vote

Nov 29 2012

RAMALLAH/GAZA Thousands of flag-waving Palestinians set off fireworks and danced in the streets on Thursday to celebrate a United Nations General Assembly vote granting de facto recognition of a sovereign Palestinian state.

Palestinians rally for U.N. statehood bid

Nov 29 2012

RAMALLAH/GAZA Flag-waving Palestinians thronged the squares of the West Bank and Gaza Strip before President Mahmoud Abbas's move to claim observer statehood at the United Nations in a vote on Thursday that is assured of a majority.

Samples taken from Arafat corpse for poison tests

Nov 27 2012

RAMALLAH, West Bank Forensic experts took samples from Yasser Arafat's corpse in the West Bank on Tuesday, trying to determine if he was murdered with the hard-to-trace radioactive poison, polonium.

World News

At U.N. podium, Trump to tout protecting U.S. sovereignty

Since U.S. President Donald Trump made his debut at the United Nations a year ago pushing an "America First" policy, he has quit the Iran nuclear deal, the U.N. Human Rights Council and lashed out at some of the closest allies of the United States.