Chomsky: European states follow US lead in supporting Israel’s impunity

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Jun 14, 2012 by

US President Barack Obama once again has voiced unwavering support for Tel Aviv, reiterating that Washington is “decidedly more attentive” to Israel than it is to the Palestinians. Obama made the remarks at meeting with a visiting delegation of the US Orthodox Jewish community. He also called on the audience not to cast doubts on his loyalty to his Israeli allies.

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Palestinian prisoner Mahmoud Sarsa remains on hunger strike + Let Sarsak Live, Palestinian footballer – 80 days on hunger strike

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Jun 11, 2012 by

A Palestinian prisoner who has been on hunger strike for 89 days has denied claims by the Israel Prison Services that he had ended his protest.

“(Mahmoud) Sarsak ended his hunger strike,” IPS spokeswoman Sivan Weizman said, saying he had taken the decision to end his fast after consulting his lawyer and the prison administration.

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