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Wednesday 12th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
PRO-PALESTINIAN activists called on HSBC bank yesterday to stop arming Israel in a protest to mark the third anniversary of the country’s deadliest attack on Gaza.
They branded HSBC “the world’s lethal bank” — a play on its old slogan “the...
Friday 7th Jul 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
THE Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) condemned Washington’s UN ambassador on Wednesday for conducting a “one-woman crusade” in defence of Israel.
PLO executive member and veteran peace envoy Hanan Ashrawi spoke out after Nikki Haley’s recent comments...
Bank branches forced to close as protesters hold die-in
Monday 3rd Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Soldiers fired on as they fought jihadist rebels
Friday 30th Jun 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
PALESTINE’S Hamas movement accused Israel of using an alleged Isis attack as a pretext for bombing the besieged Gaza Strip yesterday.
The Israeli air force said it had struck two Hamas training sites in Gaza City and Rafah after a rocket was fired into Israel from the strip....
Wednesday 28th Jun 2017
LEADING zionist body the Jewish Agency cancelled a gala dinner with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday over a U-turn on allowing women to pray at the Wailing Wall.
The agency warned the government’s reversal of plans for a mixed-sex prayer area at the Western...
Tuesday 27th Jun 2017
WERE there sharp intakes of breath when shadow chancellor John McDonnell said the Grenfell Tower fire victims were “murdered by political decisions?”
McDonnell, Jeremy Corbyn and other political activists, supported by the Morning Star, have been agitating for decades to...
Monday 26th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
SYRIA accused Israel of aiding al-Qaida terrorists after it bombed army positions in the Golan Heights on Saturday and Sunday.
Al-Qaida affiliated Hetesh extremists and the Western-backed Free Syrian Army launched a major offensive against Ba’ath City on Saturday right after...
by James Tweedie
IRAN showed off its new ballistic missiles yesterday after the Israeli defence minister accused the Syrian government of letting Tehran and Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah use its territory to launch attacks on Israel.
The missiles used to hit...
Saturday 24th Jun 2017