Category Archives: Refugees

Comment: Remembering the ethnic cleansing of the Middle East’s Jews

Jpost Opinion By TZAHI GAVRIELI / November 29, 2017 Watch “The Forgotten Refugees“ My family was expelled from Iraq in 1951. My grandfather Haim owned a successful business with several trucks, while my grandmother Gazelle ran the home. They lived … Continue reading

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Jordan switches on world’s largest solar plant in refugee camp

Jpost Middle East By REUTERS November 13, 2017 LONDON/ZAATARI – Jordan has switched on the world’s largest solar plant inside a refugee camp, providing renewable energy to nearly 80,000 Syrians, the United Nations refugee agency said on Monday. The 12.9 … Continue reading

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King Abdullah of Jordan Needs to Abdicate

July 13, 2017 King Abdullah of Jordan Needs to Abdicate By Ted Belman I met Mudar Zahran, currently the Secretary General of the Jordan Opposition Coalition (JOC), some six years ago and have kept closely in touch with him over … Continue reading

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Mudar Zahran : The Pay for Slay Program

The Pay for Slay Program ———————————– Why Abbas, Hamas and Jordan’s king want our people to kill Jews and become martyrs while they are enjoying life in Amman and Ramallah? Our Secretary General explains Watch Mudar Zahran Jordanian Opposition Coalition … Continue reading

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Stateless Again

Human Rights Watch 1 February 2010 Palestinian-Origin Jordanians Deprived of their Nationality Summary Jordanian citizens of Palestinian origin in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan … have the full rights of citizenship and all its obligations, the same as any other … Continue reading

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The Jericho Conference and Palestinian Self-Determinism

The 1948 Jericho Conference and Palestinian Self-Determinism – Why is the Arab “Palestinian” case any different from all other cases of political expression? For instance, is Kurdish Independence entitled to special treatment (a special referendum) or like all other bodies … Continue reading

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Israel grants asylum to persecuted Iranian journalist

World Israel News August 6, 2017 An Iranian journalist threatened with the death penalty in her home country has found refuge in Israel.  Iranian Nada Amin, a journalist whom the Islamic Republic is persecuting for her views, has been granted … Continue reading

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