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Shifts in the propaganda war waged between Israelis and Palestinians

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Yezid Sayigh, Senior Associate at the Carnegie Middle East Center in Beirut

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Hunger in a fertile land...

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Nigeria: One Hundred Days and Counting (part 2)

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IN THE PAPERS

IN THE PAPERS

Latest update : 2011-06-07

Anthony Weiner is latest “perv”

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Tues., 7/6/2011: Just weeks after the New York Daily News headlined on the Strauss-Kahn case with “Le Perv”, the New York Post calls US Congressman Anthony Weiner an “internet perv” this morning. Weiner exchanged lewd photos of himself on Twitter and yesterday made a “cringe-inducing” public apology.

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International Herald Tribune: Housekeeper Will Testify on Sex Assault, Lawyer Says
 
International Herald Tribune: After Strauss-Kahn’s Arrest, Frenchwomen Speak Out
 
Los Angeles Times: With reported rapes, the DSK case is the exception
 
New York Post: Weiner comes clean
 
Daily Beast: An excruciating confession
 
Chicago Tribune: Oh, just go away 
 
Washington Post: Cartoons in US press on Anthony Weiner

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2014-07-24 Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Shifts in the propaganda war waged between Israelis and Palestinians

Alongside the increasingly bloody conflict in Gaza, a war of words and graphic images has broken out, with some arguing that Israel’s PR machine is breaking down.

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2014-07-24 Gaza Strip

French MPs face quandary in pro-Palestinian rallies

Big pro-Palestinian rallies unfold in Paris, posing a diplomatic conundrum for the Socialist Party, whose MPs took part – against the advice of party leaders.

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2014-07-23 Russia

Was the UN chief’s speech in Tel Aviv really a 'shameful message'?

A call for the Israeli army to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, and in Europe the Daily Mail blames France and Germany for not reining in Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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2014-07-23 anti-Semitism

France concerned about anti-Semitism

If the French public is supportive of a ban on Pro-Palestinian protests, it’s because of the potential for violence, and the rise in the number of anti-Semitic incidents.

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2014-07-22 Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

Is there such thing as 'telegenic' victims of war?

Anger at the rising death toll in Gaza has prompted some to ask for a stop to graphic postings, while others fear censorship. And with Russia suporting the UN Security Council...

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