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Turkey Says It's Helping Iraqi Kurds Join Fight For Kobani
World  (tags: world, violence, war, iraq, Turkey, politics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - npr.org
Turkey says it is assisting Iraqi Kurdish fighters in crossing into Syria to aid their brethren in the embattled city of Kobani, where Kurds have fought a fierce defense action for weeks against besieging Islamic State militants.
Gaza Plan 'Relieves Israel of Responsibility'
World  (tags: middle-east, Gaza, palestine, israel, Palestinian Authority, Hamas, Fatah, UN, donors, Gaza Plan, reconstruction )

Evelyn
- 6 hours ago - m.aljazeera.com
"Complicated mechanisms are being created to manoeuvre around the problem, not address it," said Tartir, programme director of Al Shabaka. "This means more money is wasted and Palestinians' dependency status is entrenched."
Pakistan Accounts for 80% of Polio Cases: WHO
World  (tags: Pakistan, Polio, Health Crisis, Polio Eradication, #EndPolioNow, endpolio.org )

Brian
- 9 hours ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
"The 10th meeting of the Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) held in London recently concluded that the goal of stopping global polio transmission by the end of 2014 will be missed because of..."
Israeli Democracy: A Convenient Illusion
World  (tags: world, Israel, democracy, dishonesty, ethics, Arabs, Jews, rights, freedoms, power, government, politics, middle-east )

Carrie
- 13 hours ago - globalresearch.ca
Israel's more hypocrisy than democracy. Rhetoric belies longstanding policy. Nothing ahead suggests change. Israel's an ethnocracy. It's polar opposite democracy. Jews alone have power. Arabs have no say. The Law of Return affords it solely to Jews.
Europe Wearies of Netanyahu's Diversions
World  (tags: Europe, Palestine, Israel, Netanyahu, Human Rights, illegal settlement expansion, middle-east, news, violence, world, politics, government, ethics, freedoms, conflict, society )

Carrie
- 16 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
Stephens's piece is a full-on attack on Netanyahu for his latest settlement expansion, which guaranteed the passage of the British Parliament's Palestinian state recognition, a monument of bipartisanship in the House of Commons.
STOP THE INVASION , STOP THE WAR BEFORE IT WOULD START !!! PLEASE SIGN !!!
World  (tags: Russia, Ukraine Crisis, WAR, petition to sign )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - change.org
President of Russia Federation : Vladimir Putin - stop the invasion on Ukraine and order your trops to return back to your country
The Palestinians Would Have Done The Same Thing Had Their Hospitals Not Been Bombarded By Israel!
World  (tags: Israel, hospital, treats, daughter, Palestinian, arch-foe, bombard )

Sam
- 1 day ago - news.yahoo.com
A Palestinian woman in a "critical, life-threatening condition" was treated in Israel. Apparently Palestinian hospitals, suffering from the effects of Israeli occupation, bombardment and siege, were unable to care for the critically ill woman.
Palmdale Pimp Sentenced to At Least 27 Years for Human Trafficking
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, pimping, human trafficking charges )

Rose
- 1 day ago - nbclosangeles.com
For seven years beginning in 2003, Bruce Gordon forced one victim under 14 years old into prostitution, sexually abused her and "stamped" her with tattoos, officials said
London's Terrorists Next Door
World  (tags: London, terrorists, Islamic extremism, world, violence, society, culture, interesting )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - macleans.ca
Strolling around these streets on a sunny afternoon last week, it seems scarcely believable that this idyllic example of Britain's social welfare state is also one of the country's worst breeding grounds for Islamic extremism.
International Community Promises to Rebuild Gaza ... With Sweat Shops to Exploit Palestinian Workers
World  (tags: violence, war, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, sweat shops, dishonesty, ethics, politics, middle-east, interesting, society, news, corruption, conflict, government, world, freedoms )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The Israeli siege of the Gaza Strip has brought with it a depressingly familiar ritual: The Israeli military destroys large swaths of the ghettoized coastal enclave, leaving tens of thousands homeless, a trail of carnage and piles of rubble.
Could Iraq's Tribes Provide the Glue That Keeps the Country From Falling Apart?
World  (tags: world, politics, iraq, government, middle-east, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 1 day ago - csmonitor.com
Saddam Hussein tapped Iraq's tribes, which cross geographic and ethnic lines, to bolster his regime. Now some tribesmen are offering to help fend off the self-declared Islamic State.
Lufthansa Pilots To Strike When DB Trains Back On Track
World  (tags: Germany, strike )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - en.haberler.com
"The goal of the strike is a new collective agreement for all employees of the cockpit crew," the union announced Sunday on its website, adding that members regret "the inconvenience to passengers."
VIDEO - Short Film: Mads Gilbert and Gaza (on Hamas and 'Terrorists', Israel and Apartheid)   video
World  (tags: Israeli attacks- masacres, Gaza 2014, ethnic cleansing, BDS, end all US AID TO iSRAEL, NOW, apartheid, occupation-colonization of Palestine-Gaz, HumanRights, freedoms, news, terrorism, world, middle-east, media, death, Refugees&Relief )

Jess
- 2 days ago - youtu.be
Dr. Gilbert contemplates the attacks, what it means to be defined "a terrorist", the united Palestinians, and why peace for all has to begin with Israel ending the suppression of the Palestinian people - and now lift the siege of Gaza.
Stop Promoting Child Sex Trafficking
World  (tags: humanrights, ACTION PLEASE, stop promoting child sex trafficking )

Rose
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
t: Backpage.com Goal: Protect underage girls from being trafficked online for sex
End Slavery on Cotton Plantations
World  (tags: humanrights, world, action, cotton and slavery )

Rose
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
arget: Mr. Lee Dong-Hee, CEO, Daewoo International Corp. Goal: Stop the use of slave labor to process cotton
 

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