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Articles by Richard Silverstein :
UN Report Confirms Staggering Cost Of Occupation To Palestinian Economy – OpEd
13 Sep 2016 in 1 , Opinion
The UN Conference on Trade and Development has issued a detailed report (full report here) on the Palestinian economy, which offers the chilling estimate that without Israeli Occupation it would be double its current size….
Israel Whitewashes Genocidal Sudanese Regime – OpEd09 Sep 2016 in 1 , Opinion
Israel has been lobbying U.S. and EU states to soften their opposition to Sudan, whose leadership has engaged in genocide in Darfur and pursued a violent campaign to suppress a secessionist movement in South Sudan,…
Trump Implores Russian Hackers To Expose Missing Clinton E-Mails – OpEd29 Jul 2016 in 1 , Opinion
Just when you thought the Trump campaign couldn’t get any stranger…it did. Russian hackers doing the bidding, either explicitly or implicitly of the Putin government appear to have hacked the Democratic National Committee. 20,000 e…
Accused Israeli Price Tag Terrorists Arrested Under Gag Order – OpEd12 Jul 2016 in 1 , Opinion
Young Israeli (alleged) terrorists have been arrested by the Shin Bet and charged with various acts of (price tag) violence against a Palestinian car dealer in a village near their home in Migdal HaEmek. Several cars…
Israeli Poll Finds Strong Support For Annexing West Bank, Denying Palestinians Rights – OpEd08 Jul 2016 in 1 , Opinion
The Peace Index published regularly over the years by Tel Aviv University released its latest survey (summary of the results is here) of Israeli opinion on issues concerning relations with Israeli Palestinians and Palestinians under Occupation….